By Caitlin Huston, MarketWatch
NEW YORK (Marketwatch) -- Analysts were pleased by Yahoo Inc.'s announcement Tuesday of tax-free spinoff its 384 million shares in the e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.
(NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon.com, Inc. today announced a content licensing
agreement with Starz Digital Media that will make Prime
Instant Video the exclusive online-only subscription streaming home
in the U.S. for The White Queen— the Golden Globe and Emmy
nominated original miniseries from premium entertainment service
Water (NYSE: AWK), the nation’s largest publicly traded water and
wastewater utility company, today announced Paul Gagliardo, manager of
Innovation Development, will participate in the Sustain
Summit in Newport Beach, Calif.
The Board of Directors of Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) has
declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.58 per common share payable on
February 27, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on
February 9, 2015.
AmerisourceBergen Corporation (NYSE:ABC) today reported that in its
fiscal year 2015 first quarter ended December 31, 2014, adjusted diluted
earnings per share from continuing operations increased 42.5 percent to
$1.14. Revenue increased 15.1 percent to $33.6 billion in the quarter.
Amerita, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of PharMerica Corporation
(NYSE:PMC), today announced that it has completed the acquisition of
Coastal Pharmaceutical Services Corporation, d/b/a InfusionRx
(“InfusionRx”). Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Amira Nature Foods Ltd (Mauritius), a Mauritius company (‘‘Amira
Mauritius’’), and Amira I Grand Foods Inc. (BVI), a British Virgin
Islands company (the ‘‘Co-Issuer’’ and, together with Amira Mauritius,
the ‘‘Issuers’’), are offering $225,000,000 aggregate principal amount
of Senior Secured Second Lien Notes due 2020 (the ‘‘Notes’’). Amira
Mauritius is a wholly owned subsidiary of Amira Nature Foods Ltd (BVI),
a publicly traded BVI business company listed on the New York Stock
Exchange, and the Co-Issuer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Amira
By Quentin Fottrell, MarketWatch
Apple Inc. (AAPL) not only sold 74.5 million iPhones during the holiday quarter, but it also made more money from each sale, in part because it wooed customers with hefty -- if expensive -- memory upgrades.
Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW), through its wholly-owned subsidiary
in Munich, Germany (“Arrow CEHM”), is initiating an all-cash tender
offer to acquire the shares of DATA MODUL Aktiengesellschaft Produktion
und Vertrieb von elektronischen Systemen (“Data Modul AG”) (FSE:DAM) for
a purchase price of €27.50 per share ($31.00 per share based on current
exchange rates). The purchase price represents a premium of
approximately 35 percent on the weighted average stock exchange price of
the Data Modul AG-shares during the prior three months.
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