By David Benoit and Juliet Chung
Activist investor Dan Loeb revealed his Third Point LLC has built a stake in biotechnology company Amgen Inc. and is calling on the company to explore breaking into two separate businesses, according to a letter he sent to Third Point's investors, a common refrain among activists lately.
Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL) ( www.unitil.com )
today announced that its Board of Directors declared the regular
quarterly dividend on the Company's common stock of $0.345 per share,
payable on November 28, 2014 to shareholders of record on November 14,
By Russ Britt, MarketWatch
The salvoes that are being fired by Valeant Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Allergan Inc. in their takeover battle have come fast and furious, but one of the shots this week took an unexpected turn.
By Wallace Witkowski and Sue Chang, MarketWatch
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Shares of Yahoo Inc. and VMware Inc. will be among the many in focus in the extended session Tuesday as companies release quarterly earnings results.
For its actions to reduce carbon emissions and mitigate the business
risks of climate change, DIRECTV has been awarded with a position
A List: The CDP Climate Performance Leadership Index 2014 .
BOSTON, MA --
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