MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) announced today that the company has signed an
agreement with TRW, a subsidiary of TRW Automotive Holdings Corp
(NYSE:TRW) for MetLife to provide pension benefits to 7,045 retirees and
current beneficiaries in TRW’s defined benefit plan in a $440 million
By Sue Chang, MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Tuesday's session are Apple Inc., Caterpillar Inc., Pfizer Inc., and Yahoo Inc.
Apple(AAPL) is projected to report fiscal first-quarter earnings of $2.60 a share, according to a consensus survey by FactSet.
By Mark DeCambre, MarketWatch
Ackman's hedge fund rang up a 40% return in 2014
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Hedge-fund honcho Bill Ackman's 2015 New Year's resolution is the same as it's been during the past three years: take down Herbalife.
Primerica, Inc. (NYSE: PRI), a leading distributor of financial products
to middle income households in North America, announced today that it
will hold a webcast on Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern
Time to discuss its results for the fourth quarter ended December 31,
2014, as well as other business-related matters.
Starbucks Coffee Company (NASDAQ:SBUX) today introduced a new core
espresso offering with the launch of the Flat White handcrafted espresso
beverage, available at participating Starbucks ® stores
in the US and Canada.
Apollo Education Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) today reported financial
results for the three months ended November 30, 2014, with first quarter
revenue of $719.1 million and diluted earnings per share from continuing
operations of $0.31 per share, or $0.44 per share excluding special
ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI), a leading provider of consulting
services and technology solutions to government and commercial clients,
was recently awarded a one-year contract extension with DTE Energy.
Rite Aid stores nationwide are helping customers complete their
last-minute shopping lists at each of its 4,600 convenient locations
with great gift options, tasty holiday treats and unique home
NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:NPSP), a global biopharmaceutical
company pioneering and delivering therapies that transform the lives of
patients with rare diseases, today announced that the European Medicines
Agency (EMA) has validated and initiated its review of the company’s
marketing authorization application (MAA) for Natpar ®
(parathyroid hormone (rDNA)) for the treatment of Hypoparathyroidism, a
rare endocrine disorder characterized by insufficient levels of
parathyroid hormone (PTH). If approved, Natpar would be the first and
only PTH replacement therapy in Europe for patients with
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch Battered European shares may offer a good value play
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- With the S&P 500 index and Dow Jones Industrial Average close to record highs, it could be a perfect time to bet big on Europe, HSBC said in a note on Monday.
Today, Intel announced the acquisition of PasswordBox ® , a
Montreal-based and award-winning provider of a cross-platform identity
management service that gives users a convenient way to log into all of
their websites and applications from any device without having to type
or remember passwords.
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