Global professional services company Towers Watson (NYSE, NASDAQ: TW)
announced today that Patricia Guinn, managing director of its Risk and
Financial Services (RFS) segment and member of the company’s Management
Committee, will retire on June 30, 2015 after 39 years with the company.
By Trey Williams, MarketWatch
One investor says rally is overdone and predicts a pullback
NEW YORK (MarketWatch)--Investors salivated over Shake Shack Friday, sending the stock more than 125% above its issue price in the first moments of trade.
By Jason Notte, MarketWatch
Pick your poison, either from New England or Washington state
Craft beer brewers don't get a whole lot of air time on Super Bowl Sunday, but they typically find a way to stay in the game.
By Philip van Doorn, MarketWatch
Low-volatility equities tend to outperform in the long run
The S&P 500 Index has fallen only 1.7% in 2015 after six years of gains, but with so many moving parts, including higher valuations as well as volatility caused by the sharp decline of the euro, a portfolio of steady-performing stocks might keep you in equities without a lot of anxiety.
The First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBMS), holding company for The
First, A National Banking Association, ( www.thefirstbank.com )
today reported earnings for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended
December 31, 2014.
OPKO Health, Inc. (NYSE:OPK) announced the submission of an
Investigational New Drug Application (IND) to the U.S. Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) to conduct a Phase 2a study of OPKO's long-acting
version of coagulation Factor VIIa (Factor VIIa-CTP) for the treatment
of bleeding episodes in hemophilia A or B patients with inhibitors to
Factor VIII or Factor IX.
By Simon Johnson
Pushing back against too-big-to-fail banks would be winning issue in 2016
WASHINGTON (Project Syndicate) -- America's presidential election is still nearly two years away, and few candidates have formally thrown their hats into the ring.
Employers Mutual Casualty Company (Employers Mutual), the parent company
of EMC Insurance Group Inc. (NASDAQ:EMCI) (the “Company”), today
announced to its employees that the statutory combined trade ratio of
the EMC Insurance Companies for the year ended December 31, 2014, was
LONDON , January 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In conformity with the Disclosure and Transparency Rules, we hereby notify the market of the following:
Royal Dutch Shell plc's (NYSE:RDS.A) (NYSE:RDS.B) capital consists of 3,895,209,913 A shares and 2,440,410,614 B shares, each with equal voting rights.
By Russ Britt, MarketWatch
Earnings, FDA ruling come into play for biopharmas
LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch)--Two drug maker stocks posted double-digit gains on Friday as Biogen Idec Inc. surged on a strong earnings report and Intercept Pharmaceuticals Inc. won a critical ruling from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
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