Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FDO), a leading national discount
retailer offering name brands and quality, private brand merchandise,
has published a letter from CEO Howard Levine to the stockholders of
Family Dollar that explains the recommendation of the Board of Directors
that stockholders vote ‘FOR’ the merger with Dollar Tree (NASDAQ:DLTR).
The letter provides transparency on new feedback from the Federal Trade
Commission (“FTC”) staff about both the Dollar General proposal and the
Dollar Tree merger and details on a recent letter from the CEO of Dollar
Tree, and updates the compelling rationale for, and the substantial and
certain value Family Dollar stockholders will receive from, the Dollar
By Michael Calia
Family Dollar Stores Inc. on Monday said getting the needed regulatory approvals to close its deal with smaller rival Dollar Tree Inc. is a "virtual certainty," while the company again recommended that its shareholders approve the transaction.
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Cytori Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CYTX) announced today that the Center
for Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER), a division of the U.S.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA), has given final approval to its
application for an Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) to begin a
pivotal trial (the “STAR trial”) to evaluate Cytori Cell Therapy™ as a
potential treatment for impaired hand function in scleroderma.
Worldwide PC shipments totaled 83.7 million units in the fourth quarter
of 2014, a 1 percent increase from the fourth quarter of 2013, according
to preliminary results by Gartner, Inc. These results indicate a slow,
but consistent improvement following more than two years of decline.
Government Properties Income Trust (NYSE: GOV) today announced its
regular quarterly common share distribution of $0.43 per common share
($1.72 per share per year). This distribution will be paid to GOV’s
common shareholders of record as of the close of business on January 23,
2015 and distributed on or about February 26, 2015.
Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) today announced that it will webcast its
fourth quarter and full year 2014 results conference call on Monday,
February 9, 2015 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time, following the release of
Hasbro's financial results.
Heartland Payment Systems (NYSE: HPY ),
one of the nation’s largest payment processors, today announced it is
the first company to offer a comprehensive warranty
that protects businesses from payment card breach losses in the event of
By Laura He, MarketWatch
Other major Asian markets close lower
Hong Kong stocks ended higher on Monday, extending a winning streak to four sessions, led by two of tycoon Li Ka-shing's major companies following reorganizing plans announced late last week.
Branding and design firm Hornall Anderson will collaborate with The
Seattle Public Library on a project that furthers the Library’s mission
of “bringing people, information and ideas together to enrich lives and
Since its founding in 1891, The Seattle Public Library has been one of
the most valued and beloved assets in the city of Seattle and is one of
the busiest urban public libraries in the United States.
By AnnaMaria Andriotis
Going from a good score to a pristine one can save thousands of dollars
Olympic divers and college-bound test-takers have a valuable lesson to teach U.S. borrowers: Getting a higher score can really pay off.
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Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) today announced it has expanded the world’s
most comprehensive next-generation sequencing (NGS) portfolio with the
launch of the HiSeq
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