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2014/8/25
By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures moved higher early Monday, inspired by merger news and gains from European markets, which rose on hints of more stimulus from European Central Bank President Mario Draghi.
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United Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: UBSI ), today announced that its Board of Directors declared a third quarter dividend of $0.32 per share for shareholders of record as of September 12, 2014.
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United Natural Foods, Inc. (Nasdaq: UNFI) (the "Company") announced today that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2014, ended August 2, 2014, after market close on Wednesday, September 17, 2014.
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2014/8/25
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Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Tom Watjen, president and chief executive officer, will be representing the company at the Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Insurance Conference, September 3, 2014, in New York City.
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2014/8/25
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2014/8/25
By Marek Fuchs, MarketWatch Many traders will spend this last week of the summer in the equivalent of a postoperative haze, zonked out on mojitos somewhere between Amagansett and the Vineyard.
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By Angela Johnson, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These stocks could make notable moves on Monday: Burger King Worldwide Inc.(BKW): The hamburger chain is in talks to buy Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc.(THI) The deal would be set up as a so-called tax inversion, moving Burger King's base to Canada.
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By Angela Johnson and Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These are stocks making notable moves on Monday.
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By Angela Johnson and Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These are stocks making notable moves on Monday.
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By Angela Johnson and Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These are stocks making notable moves on Monday.
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By Angela Johnson and Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These are stocks making notable moves on Monday.. Gainers Burger King Worldwide Inc.(BKW): The hamburger chain is in talks to acquire Tim Hortons Inc.(THI) The deal would be set up as a so-called tax inversion, moving Burger King's base to Canada.
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By Angela Johnson and Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Burger King Worldwide Inc. climbed in premarket action Monday on news the hamburger chain is in talks to buy Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc., while California biotech InterMune Inc. also jumped on deal news.
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2014/8/25
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By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Here are companies whose shares have made notable moves in European trade on Monday: Gainers: Heavyweight Roche Holding AG (RHHBY) rose 0.7% after announcing Sunday it will pay $8.3 billion for California biotech InterMune Inc. (ITMN) to expand its presence in the treatment of respiratory disorders.
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By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Here are companies whose shares have made notable moves in European trade on Monday: Gainers: Heavyweight Roche Holding AG (RHHBY) rose 0.6% after announcing Sunday it will pay $8.3 billion for California biotech InterMune Inc. (ITMN) to expand its presence in the treatment of respiratory disorders.
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2014/8/25
By Charles Passy, MarketWatch What does the news about Burger King's potential acquisition of Tim Hortons really mean?
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2014/8/25
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2014/8/25
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2014/8/25
By Shawn Langlois and Claudia Assis, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Gold got back to its losing ways after last week's positive finish, slipping on Monday as traders and central bankers continue to assess the threat of rising interest rates and as a buildup of Russian forces near Ukraine stoke global jitters.
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By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Shares of Kite Pharma Inc. surged in the extended session Monday after the biotech said most patients in a study responded well to its cancer drug candidate.
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By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch MADRID (MarketWatch) -- Here are companies whose shares have made notable moves in European trade on Monday: Gainers: Heavyweight Roche Holding AG (RHHBY) rose 0.6% after announcing Sunday it will pay $8.3 billion for California biotech InterMune Inc. (ITMN) to expand its presence in the treatment of respiratory disorders.
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2014/8/25
By Victor Reklaitis and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The S&P 500 popped to an intraday record above the milestone level of 2,000 on Monday, as U.S. stocks received a lift from merger news and advances by European markets.
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2014/8/25
By Victor Reklaitis and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The S&P 500 on Monday climbed to a record close just shy of 2,000, as U.S. stocks received a lift from deal activity and hints of more stimulus from the European Central Bank.
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2014/8/25
By Charles Passy, MarketWatch What does the news about Burger King's potential acquisition of Tim Hortons really mean?
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2014/8/25
By Victor Reklaitis and Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- The S&P 500 popped to an intraday record and neared the milestone level of 2,000 on Monday, as gains in U.S. stocks were inspired by merger news and gains from European markets.
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