6% versus the year-ago period, driven by a 4% and 2% increase in volume and price, respectively, with 1 point of acquisition growth offset by negative foreign-currency movements. Gross margin increased 50 basis points to 44.0%, driven by a
WASHINGTON, March 31 (Reuters) - Lockheed Martin Corp said on Tuesday it expected to complete a contract in coming months to supply an undisclosed number of PAC-3 missiles to South Korea, following Monday's announcement by that country's defense acquisition agency.
March 31 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers , acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Tuesday:
TORONTO, March 31 (Reuters) - Battered oil prices are expected to spur mergers and acquisitions in the energy sector and drive advisory fees for the Bank of Montreal, Chief Executive William Downe...
March 31 (Reuters) - Sprint Corp has agreed to a $131 million settlement of a class-action lawsuit accusing the third-largest U.S. wireless carrier of defrauding investors about problems dating back to its $36 billion merger with Nextel Communications Inc in 2005.
EUR530m 7% senior secured notes due 2020 has also been affirmed at 'BB-'/'RR3'. The assignment of the final rating follows the completion of the Novescia acquisition and receipt of documents materially conforming to information prev
March 31 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers , acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1330 GMT on Tuesday:
think most if not all of this debt will be refinanced and JCI will continue its buyback program and seek more HVAC product acquisitions . After factoring in $600 million of buybacks in the fiscal first quarter, about $1.8 billion remains on a buyback program
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COLOGNE, Germany, March 31 (Reuters) - The strong finances of Germany's second-biggest supermarket group REWE mean it is well positioned to pounce on potential acquisitions , its chief executive said on Tuesday after profit grew faster than it expected in 2014.