Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) announced today that it has entered into an
agreement to acquire Simply Healthcare Holdings, Inc. (“Simply
Healthcare”), which, through its two subsidiaries, Simply Healthcare
Plans, Inc. and Better Health, Inc., is a leading managed care company
for people enrolled in Medicaid and Medicare programs in the state of
AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - December 22, 2014) - EPIC Corporation Inc. (OTC PINK: EPOR) and Ronald Tucker, its CEO, announced, "EPIC's Board of Directors has authorized an offer to exchange shares of its Series A 5% Convertible Preferred Stock for common stock.
DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - December 22, 2014) - Magellan Petroleum Corporation (NASDAQ: MPET) ("Magellan" or the "Company") today announced that its partners in the Horse Hill-1 well ("HH-1") in southern England have reported a conventional discovery in the Upper Portland sandstone and have materially revised upward their P50 estimate of original oil in place (OOIP) in this section to 5.2 MMbbls.
By Shawn Langlois, MarketWatch
Critical intelligence before the U.S. market opens
"Yeah, there's definitely a lot of stingrays out there today," my 11-year-old daughter, ever the alarmist, randomly warned me on Sunday afternoon as we dipped our toes into the water.
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stocks were higher Monday, with the energy group benefitting from some improvement in oil prices before investors take off later this week for a holiday break.
- Purchase of ICL's former joint venture partner, Vale's, and Prayon's shares of Fosbrasil strengthens ICL's Performance Products' position in the global market for purified phosphoric acid while expanding its footprint in South America -
- ICL's customers to benefit from a broader line of phosphoric acids and phosphates as well as increased production and customer support - - Transaction in line with ICL's "Next Step Forward" strategy: growing its core businesses and expanding into large and growing markets worldwide - TEL AVIV, Israel , Dec.
GLENVIEW, IL--(Marketwired - December 22, 2014) - In a survey of small businesses with less than 100 employees by payroll provider SurePayroll, 23 percent said their businesses have seen a boost from the recent slide in oil prices.
By Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch
'Simply no reason to buy Russia,' one strategist says
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Russia's stocks performed badly, or uzhasno as Vladimir Putin might put it, while India's stocks registered a terrific 2014 thanks to "Modi mania" -- and each country's equity market easily could stay on its current track in 2015.
By MarketWatch, MarketWatch
Steelcase to post earnings after Monday's close
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These are the stocks that could grab the spotlight Monday, as a holiday-shortened trading week begins:
Nabors Industries Ltd.(NBR), Denbury Resources Inc.(DNR) and other energy names will see if they can recover further from their slide in the last few months that's been sparked by crude oil's crash.
BASEL, Switzerland , December 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Import approval granted for food and feed use Agrisure Viptera ® offers unrivalled control of above-ground pests Key component of Syngenta's integrated insect control solutions Syngenta today announced that it has received the safety certificate for its Agrisure Viptera ® trait (event MIR162) from China's regulatory authorities, formally granting import approval.
By Kosaku Narioka
Japan stocks seesaw
Asian stocks were mostly higher Monday, taking their cues from greater stability in crude oil prices and the Russian ruble, along with the Federal Reserve's indication it will take a slow approach to raising interest rates.
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