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danone-072814-lg.jpgFrench consumer products and dairy giant Danone SA is in talks to sell its medical nutrition unit to U.S. pharmaceutical and medication delivery company Hospira, Inc. in a deal that could value the unit at nearly $5 billion, according to media reports on Sunday. A deal, if successful, would be the latest among a series of so-called tax inversion deals meant to avoid significantly higher U.S taxes.
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AcelRx Pharma Receives Complete Response Letter From FDA For NDA For Zalviso



AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ACRX) announced late Friday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration or FDA has issued a Complete Response Letter or CRL for the company's new drug application for Zalviso (sufentanil sublingual tablet system). The specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the treatment...
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Lincoln Electric Q2 Profit Rises


Welding products maker Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc. (LECO), Sunday reported an increase in profit for the second quarter, as margins improved and operating costs dropped. Earnings for the quarter came in ahead of analysts' estimates, but revenues fell short of expectations. Cleveland, Ohio-based...
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China Industrial Profit Growth Quickens In June


Profits of Chinese industrial firms increased at an accelerated pace in June, a report from the National Bureau of Statistics showed Sunday. Industrial profit rose 17.9 percent year-over-year in June, following the 9 percent increase in May. Total industrial profit in the January to June period...
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Reports: Danone In Talks To Sell Medical Nutrition Unit To Hospira For $5 Bln


French consumer products and dairy giant Danone SA is in talks to sell its medical nutrition unit to U.S. pharmaceutical and medication delivery company Hospira, Inc. in a deal that could value the unit at nearly $5 billion, according to media reports on Sunday. A deal, if successful, would be the latest among a series of so-called tax inversion deals meant to avoid significantly higher U.S taxes.

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Informatica Corp. (INFA) Plummeted To A New Low On Weak Q2 Revenues


Informatica Corp. (INFA) reported second quarter adjusted EPS of $0.35 after the bell Thursday, compared to $0.31 in the previous year. Analysts expected EPS of $0.35. Revenues increased by 13 percent to $250.71 million from $222.44 million in the same quarter last year. Analysts expected revenues of...
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Innocoll Prices IPO Of 6.50 Mln ADSs At $9/ADS - Quick Facts


Innocoll AG (INNL), a commercial-stage, specialty pharmaceutical company that develops and manufactures a range of pharmaceutical products and medical devices using its proprietary collagen-based technologies, has priced its public offering of 6.5 million American Depositary Shares or ADS, each representing...
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West Bancorporation Q2 14 Earnings Conference Call At 3:00 PM ET


West Bancorporation Inc. (WTBA) will host a conference call at 3:00 PM ET on July 25, 2014, to discuss Q2 14 earnings results. To listen to the call, dial 888-317-6016. For a replay call, dial 877-344-7529 with passcode 10038840.
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