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Cocacola-102114-lg.jpgBeverages giant Coca-Cola Co. reported Tuesday a profit for the third quarter that decreased 14 percent from last year, despite higher worldwide volumes, reflecting a revenue drop. Adjusted earnings per share matched analysts' expectations, even as quarterly revenues missed their estimates. Following the announcement, the company's shares are trading more than five percent lower in early deals.

BioSpecifics Tech. Reports FDA Approval Of SBLA For XIAFLEX - Quick Facts

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration or FDA has approved the supplemental Biologics License Application or sBLA submitted by BioSpecifics Technologies Corp.'s (BSTC) partner, Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc., for XIAFLEX for the treatment of up to two Dupuytren's contracture cords in the same hand during...

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Omnicom Q3 Results Top Estimates

Advertising and corporate communications services provider Omnicom Group, Inc. (OMC) reported Tuesday a profit for the third quarter that grew 24 percent from last year, reflecting revenue growth across its operating segments and regions as well as improved operating margins. Both earnings per share...

ECB Considering Corporate Bond Buys: Report

The European Central Bank is reportedly considering buying corporate bonds on the secondary market, reports said Tuesday. The central bank may take a decision regarding the matter as soon as December with an aim to start the purchases early next year, Reuters reported citing four unidentified sources...

Reinsurance Group Of America To Acquire Aurora National Life Assurance Company

ACE Receives All Regulatory Approvals To Close Acquisition Of Large Corporate P&C Insurance Business Of Itaú Seguros

Gladstone Investment Acquires Old World Christmas

General Mills Completes Annie's Acquisition


Harley-Davidson Inc. (HOG) Has Jumped To A 1-Month High After Strong Q3 Report

Harley-Davidson Inc. (HOG) reported third quarter EPS of $0.69 Tuesday morning, compared to $0.73 in the previous year. Analysts expected EPS of $0.60. Harley-Davidson gapped open sharply higher Tuesday morning and is now up 4.62 at $63.00 on above average volume. The stock has jumped to a 1-month...

Shell Midstream Partners L.P. Launches IPO Of 37.50 Mln Units - Quick Facts

Shell Midstream Partners L.P., a limited partnership formed by European oil giant Royal Dutch Shell Plc. (RDS-A, RDSA.L, RDSB.L, RDS-B), has launched its initial public offering of 37.50 million common units, representing limited partner interests. The common units are expected to be listed on the...

IDEX Q3 14 Earnings Conference Call At 10:30 AM ET

IDEX Corp. (IEX) will host a conference call at 10:30AM ET on October 21, 2014, to discuss Q3 14 earnings results. To access the live webcast log on to For a replay call, dial 877.660.6853 (US) or 201.612.7415 (International) with conference code # 13589617.