WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- The average rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rose to 4.15% in the week that ended July 10 from 4.12% in the prior week, according to a Thursday report from federally controlled mortgage-buyer Freddie Mac (FMCC). A year ago, the 30-year rate was at 4.51%. "Mortgage rates increased for the week as the labor market appears to be improving," said Frank Nothaft, Freddie's chief economist.
A recent study conducted by AARP Foundation and Charles Schwab
Foundation followed the changes in financial behavior of individuals who
participated in workshops delivered by community-based organizations
using the AARP Foundation Finances 50+℠ curriculum.
Acacia Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ACTG) announced today that its
Innovative Display Technologies LLC subsidiary has entered into a
settlement and patent license agreement with MiTAC Digital Corporation
d/b/a Magellan and MiTAC International Corporation.
LAVAL, Quebec, July 9, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Acasti Pharma Inc. (" Acasti " or the " Corporation ") (Nasdaq:ACST) (TSX-V:APO), an emerging biopharmaceutical company focused on the research, development and commercialization of new krill oil-based forms of omega-3 phospholipid therapies for the treatment and prevention of certain cardiometabolic disorders, announces the completion of two trials, the Phase II double-blind, placebo-controlled (TRIFECTA) study and the Pharmacokinetic (PK) trial.
The Accountable Care Coalition of Greater New York (ACCGNY) and
AllazoHealth were awarded a significant grant by Pilot Health Tech NYC
to address medication adherence among Medicare Fee-For-Service
beneficiaries who are elderly or are intellectually/developmentally
With the proceeds of this generous grant, ACCGNY and AllazoHealth will
launch a pilot program aimed at improving adherence to medication
regimens and reducing medical costs for Medicare beneficiaries who have
hypertension, epilepsy, heart failure, diabetes and/or hyperlipidemia.
Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE: AAP), the largest automotive aftermarket
parts provider in North America, serving both the do-it-yourself and
professional installer markets, today announced the appointment of David
Allen as Senior Vice President, Supply Chain Management.
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CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 9, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:AEGR) , a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for patients with debilitating rare diseases, today announced that on July 1, 2014, Aegerion granted stock options to purchase an aggregate of 40,500 shares of common stock to nine new employees under the inducement stock option program described below.
After eight quarters of declining shipments, worldwide PC shipments
experienced flat growth in the second quarter of 2014, according to
preliminary results by Gartner, Inc. Worldwide PC shipments totaled 75.8
million units in the second quarter of 2014, a 0.1 percent increase from
the second quarter of 2013.
LITTLETON, MA --
THOROFARE, N.J., July 9, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Akers Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:AKER) (LSE:AKR) (the "Company" or "ABI"), a leading designer and manufacturer of rapid diagnostic screening and testing products, is pleased to announce that the Company's Board of Directors, led by Raymond F.
Bell Labs prototype technology also demonstrates potential for 1 Gbps symmetrical services, paving the way for fiber-speed services where fiber cannot be deployed all the way to the premises
PARIS , July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bell Labs, the research arm of Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext Paris and NYSE: ALU), has set a new broadband speed record of 10 gigabits-per-second (Gbps) using traditional copper telephone lines and a prototype technology that demonstrates how existing copper access networks can be used to deliver 1Gbps symmetrical ultra-broadband access services.
plc (NASDAQ: ALKS) today announced that the United States Patent and
Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued Notices of Allowance for four of
Alkermes’ pipeline candidates for the treatment of central nervous
system (CNS) disorders: aripiprazole lauroxil, ALKS 5461, ALKS 3831 and
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