Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (NYSE:FDO), a leading national discount
retailer offering name brands and quality, private brand merchandise,
announced today that it has rescheduled the Special Meeting at which
Family Dollar shareholders will vote on the merger with Dollar Tree,
Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) to December 23, 2014.
Related reductions in adjusted funds from operations (AFFO) estimated to be $11,974,000 for the three months ended March 31, 2014 and $10,869,000 for the three months ended June 30, 2014, reporting non-controlling interests on a gross basis
Michael Sodo named Chief Financial Officer and Gavin Brandon named Chief Accounting Officer No impact on first quarter Net Income First and second quarter NAV, Revenues, Net Operating Income and real estate property metrics are unaffected for relevant periods Previously announced annual dividend rate is not affected by the estimated reductions in AFFO No impact on the Company's balance sheet or the assets managed for Cole Capital® non-traded REITs Previously announced transactions are unaffected, including the sale of Cole Capital to RCS and the sub-advisory agreement with ARC Global II NEW YORK , Oct.
The European Equity Fund, Inc. (NYSE:EEA) and The New Germany Fund,
Inc. (NYSE:GF) (each, a “Fund,” and collectively, the “Funds”)
announced today the results of a fifteen-week measurement period that
began on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 and expired on Friday, December 12,
2014, in accordance with each Fund’s previously announced Discount
Management Program (the “Program”). At the conclusion of the measurement
period, shares of common stock of EEA had traded at an average discount
to NAV of -10.93% and shares of common stock of GF had traded at an
average discount to NAV of -8.99%, in each case during the fifteen-week
Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI) (“Bally” or the “Company”),
announced today that at a special stockholders’ meeting held yesterday,
Bally stockholders approved the previously announced Agreement and Plan
of Merger, dated as of August 1, 2014 (the “Merger Agreement”), by and
among the Company, Scientific Games Corporation, a Delaware corporation
(“Scientific Games”), Scientific Games Nevada, Inc., a Nevada
corporation and a wholly owned subsidiary of Scientific Games (“Merger
Sub”), and Scientific Games International, Inc., a Delaware corporation
and a wholly owned subsidiary of Scientific Games (“Financing Sub”),
providing for the merger of Merger Sub with and into the Company (the
“Merger”), with the Company surviving the Merger as a wholly owned
subsidiary of Scientific Games.
By Megumi Fujikawa
TOKYO--The operator of the Uniqlo casual clothing stores said its net profit surged 64% in the September to November quarter as customers in Japan weren't vexed by a higher sales tax and the yen's weakness boosted its revenue overseas.
Ipsen (Euronext: IPN; ADR: IPSEY) today announced that the International
Breast Cancer Study Group (IBCSG) presented results of the randomized
phase III SOFT clinical trial at the 2014 San Antonio Breast Cancer
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For the second consecutive year, Veeva Systems has been named a Leader
by Nucleus Research in its 2014
Technology Value Matrix for customer relationship management (CRM).
Veeva is the only industry cloud player – and the only company serving
life sciences – in the Leader quadrant, which represents the top tier of
Oil driller Helmerich & Payne Inc. shares (HP) fell 7.6% Wednesday to lead S&P 500 decliners, after the company told investors that low oil prices are having an impact on the U.S. land drilling market.
Today, Disney Interactive announced the availability of the Disney
Infinity: Toy Box Starter Pack (2.0 Edition) , a special
Disney-themed Starter Pack featuring fan favorites Merida and Stitch and
new Toy Box Games set in the worlds of “Lilo and Stitch” and “Brave,”
all for a suggested retail price of $59.99. The company also announced
the launch of its Disney Originals figures including Donald Duck, Tinker
Bell, Maleficent and Aladdin, as well as Hiro and Baymax from the
upcoming Walt Disney Animation Studios film “Big Hero 6.”
This unique Starter Pack allows fans to begin their Disney Infinity
(2.0 Edition) experience using existing Disney figures and Power
Discs, new Disney Originals characters, and the latest additions from
the recently launched Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes game.
By Chelsey Dulaney
REIT President, Chief Operating Officer Lisa Beeson also steps down
American Realty Capital Properties Inc., the real-estate investment trust under investigation for accounting irregularities, said Monday that Chairman Nicholas Schorsch and Chief Executive David Kay have stepped down.
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MINNEAPOLIS, MN --
Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV), a leading global provider of financial services
technology solutions, today announced that its Board of Directors has
authorized it to repurchase an additional 20 million shares of the
company’s common stock.
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