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bhpbilliton-072314-lg.jpg Mining giant BHP Billiton Ltd. reported Wednesday a 19 percent year-over-year increase in iron ore production for the fourth quarter, and a 15 percent growth from the previous third quarter. Production of metallurgical coal grew 9 percent. Total iron ore production for the full-year 2014 also increased 20 percent, delivering its fourteenth consecutive annual production record.

Puma Biotech. Surges On Positive Results For Breast Cancer Drug - Update

Shares of Puma Biotechnology Inc (PBYI) more than tripled in extended-hours trade on Tuesday after reporting some positive results for its experimental breast cancer drug neratinib. Los Angeles-based Puma, a development stage biopharmaceutical company, said neratinib (PB272) improved disease-free...

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Xoom Shares Plunge 12% On Weak Q3 Earnings Outlook, But Q2 Results Top View

Shares of Xoom Corp. (XOOM) plunged nearly twelve percent in extended trade on Tuesday after the online money transfer company provided earnings guidance for the third quarter below Street view. However, the company reported results for the second quarter that topped analysts' expectations. The company...

Australia Q2 CPI Rises 3.0% On Year, 0.5% On Quarter

Consumer prices in Australia climbed 3.0 percent on year in the second quarter of 2014, the Australian Bureau of Statistics said on Wednesday. That was in line with expectations and up from 2.9 percent in the first quarter. Among the individual components of the survey, prices for alcohol and tobacco...

Australia CPI +3.0% On Year, +0.5% On Quarter In Q2


WSJ: JPMorgan Nears Deal For Private Investment Arm

Financial services giant JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) is nearing a deal to sell half its stake in the portfolio of its private equity business One Equity Partners, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter. The sale of the buyout arm is part of JPMorgan's efforts...

Codorus Valley Bancorp To Acquire Madison In All-cash Transaction Valued At $14.4 Mln Or $22.90/Shr

LinkedIn To Acquire Bizo For $175 Mln


After-market Movers For July 22 (AAPL, JNPR, XLNX, PBYI, ISRG)

Gainers: Puma Biotechnology, Inc. (PBYI) surged 184 percent to $168.00 following its announcement of top line results from the Phase III clinical trial of investigational drug PB272 (neratinib) for the extended adjuvant treatment of breast cancer. The company noted that Neratinib achieved statistically...

Medical Transcription Billing Prices IPO At $5/share

Medical Transcription Billing, Corp. (MTBC) said Tuesday that it has priced its initial public offering of 4.08 million shares of common stock at $5.00 per share. The company has also granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase from it an additional 612,000 shares of common stock. Earlier...

Microsoft Q4 14 Earnings Conference Call At 5:30 PM ET

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) will host a conference call at 5:30 PM ET on July 22, 2014, to discuss Q4 14 earnings results. To access the live webcast log on to