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ConAgra-Foods-CAG-091814-lg.jpgPackaged foods company ConAgra Foods, Inc. reported Thursday a profit for the first quarter that soared from last year, reflecting hefty gains from discontinued operations and lower expenses. Adjusted earnings per share for the quarter topped analysts' expectations, while revenues fell short even as commercial sales recovered. The company reaffirmed its outlook for the full-year 2015.

Lilly's Phase III Trial Of Cyramza With Paclitaxel Meets Endpoints

Eli Lilly and Co. (LLY) Thursday said its Phase III trial of ramucirumab or Cyramza in combination with paclitaxel in patients with advanced gastric cancer or gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma met primary and secondary endpoints. Paclitaxel, a well tested chemotherapy drug in combination...

Geospatial Corp. Enters Into Definitive Agreement To Acquire ShaleNavigator; No Financial Terms Were Provided

Horizon Pharma Says Proposals Related To Acquisition Of Vidara Therapeutics Approved By Stockholders

Canadian Mining Acquires Subsidiary Canadian Zeolite

Farmland Partners Inc. Announces Agreements For Acquisition Of Two Farms In Colorado


Kohl's Corp. (KSS) Has Risen To A New High After Upgrade

Citigroup upgraded its rating on shares of Kohl's Corp. (KSS) Thursday morning to "Buy" from "Neutral." Kohl's gapped up Thursday morning and has spiked higher in early trade. The stock is now up 1.86 at $63.38 and has risen to its third consecutive new high for the year.

ProQR Therapeutics Prices IPO At $13.00 Per Share - Quick Facts

ProQR Therapeutics announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 7.50 million ordinary shares at an initial public offering price of $13.00 per ordinary share. In addition, ProQR has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1.125 million ordinary shares from...

Imprimis Pharma. To Present At Craig-Hallum Conference; Webcast At 10:40 AM ET

Imprimis Pharmaceuticals (IMMY) will present at the 5th Annual Craig-Hallum Alpha Select Conference in New York City. The event is scheduled to begin at 10:40 AM ET on September 18, 2014. To access the live webcast, log on to