By Ben Fox Rubin
By Ben Fox Rubin
Darden Restaurants Inc. agreed to sell its struggling Red Lobster chain to private-equity firm Golden Gate Capital for $2.1 billion in cash, despite long-running criticism of the planned move from several investors.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. and DUBLIN , April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) (" Chiquita ") and Fyffes plc (ESM: FFY ID: AIM: FFY LN) (" Fyffes ") today announced that ChiquitaFyffes Limited ("ChiquitaFyffes") has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") a registration statement on Form S-4 in connection with the proposed combination of Chiquita and Fyffes, which included a preliminary proxy statement of Chiquita (the "Form S-4") and a draft of the Irish scheme circular of Fyffes.
OMAHA, Neb., May 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Green Plains Inc. (Nasdaq:GPRE) announces today that Todd Becker, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the BMO Capital Markets 2014 Farm to Market Conference in New York City on May 22, 2014.
SAN DIEGO , May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trovagene, Inc. (NASDAQ: TROV) , a developer of cell-free molecular diagnostics, today reported its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2014 .
BRIDGEPORT, Pa., April 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via PRWEB - Volt Solar Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:VOLT) announced today that it has received word from FINRA that its name change from First Power and Light, Inc. will be effective at the open of the market on May 1, 2014.
RateWatch and Simon Kucher & Partners Survey Small Business' Mobile Banking Preferences NEW YORK , May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, RateWatch , a premier banking data and analytics service owned by TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ: TST) and Simon-Kucher & Partners , a strategy and marketing consulting firm, released the results of a study: Monetizing Mobile Banking for Small Business Customers .
SAN DIEGO, Calif., May 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via PRWEB - Cubic Applications, Inc., a mission support services business of Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB) , received a new contract valued at approximately $15.3 million for joint training and exercise support to the U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM). Cubic will provide industry-leading subject matter experts to develop and execute training exercises for the AFRICOM J7 Joint Training and Exercise Division.
GUANGZHOU, China and SEOUL ,South Korea, May 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sungy Mobile Limited (Nasdaq:GOMO) ("Sungy Mobile" or the "Company"), a leading provider of mobile internet products and services globally with a focus on applications and mobile platform development, announced that it has entered into an agreement with Mr.
HOUSTON , April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Westlake Chemical Corporation (" Westlake ") (NYSE: WLK) announced today that one of its wholly owned subsidiaries, Westlake Chemical Partners LP ("Chemical Partners"), has filed a Registration Statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") relating to its proposed initial public offering of common units representing limited partner interests.
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- BNP Paribas (fr:bnp) shares dropped 2.6% on Wednesday after Bloomberg reported that U.S. authorities are looking for more than $5 billion from the French bank to settle a probe into sanctions breaches.
PITTSBURGH , May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL) today announced that it has launched Olanzapine Orally Disintegrating Tablets (ODT), 5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg and 20 mg, the generic version of Eli Lilly and Company's Zyprexa Zydis ® Tablets.
Declared 151st Consecutive Quarterly Dividend Increased Quarterly Dividend Announces New Share Repurchase Authorization Announces Accelerated Share Repurchase Program
DALLAS , May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) (the "Company") announces the Southwest Airlines Board of Directors, at its meeting held today, increased the Company's quarterly dividend by 50 percent and authorized a new $1 billion share repurchase program.
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NEW YORK , April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- YOU On Demand Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: YOD) , a leading multi-platform entertainment and Video On Demand company in China , announced today that its YOU Cinema movie subscription service made its commercial debut on the Xiaomi over-the-top ("OTT") set-top box as part of YOU On Demand's previously announced distribution deal with China Network Television's (CNTV) subsidiary, Future TV Co.
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