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airlines-raise-013015.jpgAmerican Airlines Group said pilots at its subsidiaries American Airlines and US Airways, represented by Allied Pilots Association, have approved a new five-year contract which provides immediate pay raises of 23 percent and subsequent annual raises of three percent for the next five years.

Shire Says FDA Approves Vyvanse To Treat Binge Eating Disorder

Shire plc (SHP.L, SHPG) said Friday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Vyvanse Capsules, the first and only medication for the treatment of moderate to severe binge eating disorder in adults, shown to significantly reduce the mean number of binge days per week. Vyvanse is not...

Talmer Bancorp Profit Misses Estimate

Talmer Bancorp Inc (TLMR) on Friday reported fourth-quarter net earnings of $12.5 million or $0.16 per share compared with $12.6 million or $0.18 per share last year. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters estimated earnings of $0.17 per share for the quarter. Analysts' estimates typically exclude special...

U.S. Consumer Sentiment Index Downwardly Revised But Still At Eleven-Year High

While the University of Michigan released a report on Friday showing a modest downward revision to its reading on U.S. consumer sentiment in the month of January, the index remained at an eleven-year high.

U.S. Consumer Sentiment Index Downwardly Revised To 98.1 In January


CME, GFI Terminate Merger Agreement

Futures exchange operator CME Group Inc (CME) and GFI Group Inc (GFIG) on Friday announced that they have each determined to terminate their previously announced merger agreement following today's special meeting of GFI shareholders. Preliminary results from the GFI shareholder meeting held earlier...

CME Group And GFI Group Terminate Merger Agreement

Systemax's Global Industrial Business Completes Acquisition Of Plant Equipment Group


Coherent Inc. (COHR) Has Risen To Nearly A 1-Month High On Q1 Results

Coherent Inc. (COHR) reported first quarter non-GAAP EPS of $0.87 after the bell Thursday, up from $0.68 in the previous year. Coherent gapped open sharply higher Friday morning and has continued to gain ground in early trade. The stock is now up 7.31 at $61.61 and has risen to nearly a 1-month high....

Spark Therapeutics Prices IPO At $23.00 Per Share - Quick Facts

Spark Therapeutics announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 7 million shares of common stock at a public offering price of $23.00 per share, before underwriting discounts. All of the shares in the offering are being sold by Spark. In addition, Spark has granted the underwriters an option...

Stancorp Financial Group Q4 14 Earnings Conference Call At 12:00 PM ET

Stancorp Financial Group Inc. (SFG) will host a conference call at 12:00 PM ET on January 30, 2015, to discuss Q4 14 earnings results. To access the live webcast log on to www.stancorpfinancial.com For a replay call, dial 877-660-6853 or 201-612-7415 with conference identification number 13597119.
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