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omegahealthcare-103114-lg.jpgShares of Aviv REIT gained 14 percent after it agreed to be acquired by Omega Healthcare Investors in an all stock deal valued at $3 billion.

CMRX Prices Stock Offering At $29/Share

Chimerix Inc. (CMRX) has offered to sell 3.65 million shares of its common stock to the public at a price of $29 each. The offering is scheduled to close on or about November 5, 2014, with gross proceeds expected to be approximately $105.9 million.

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BFC Financial Posts Q3 EPS Of $0.05 Vs EPS $0.11 Last Year

BBX Capital Corp. Posts Q3 Loss Per Share Of $0.12 Vs EPS $0.47 Last Year

Hologic Says CMS Releases Reimbursement Rates For 3D Mammography Diagnostic

Herbalife To Settle Class Action Lawsuit, Denies Any Liability


Seaboard Q3 Profit Rises

Seaboard Corp. (SEB) reported net income for the third quarter of $104.7 million or $89.49 per share, compared to $31.0 million or $25.99 per share for the year-ago quarter. Net sales for the third quarter fell to $1.62 billion from $1.65 billion a year ago.

Chicago Business Barometer Unexpectedly Indicates Faster Growth In October

Business activity in the Chicago area unexpectedly increased at a notably faster rate in the month of October, according to a report released by MNI Indicators on Friday. MNI Indicators said its Chicago business barometer jumped to 66.2 in October from 60.5 in September.

U.S. Consumer Sentiment Index Upwardly Revised To 86.9 In October


AmREIT To Be Bought By EDENS For $26.55/Share - Quick Facts

AmREIT, Inc. (AMRE) announced a definitive agreement with Edens Investment Trust under which Edens will acquire all outstanding shares of common stock of AmREIT for $26.55 per share in an all-cash transaction with a total enterprise value of about $763 million. The completion of the transaction, primarily...

AmREIT To Be Acquired By EDENS For $26.55 Per Share

CB Financial Services Completes Merger With FedFirst Financial

MTY Completes Acquisition Of Café Dépôt, Sushi Man, Muffin Plus And Fabrika


LinkedIn Corp. (LNKD) Leaped On Better Than Expected Q3 Earnings

LinkedIn Corp. (LNKD) reported third quarter adjusted EPS of $0.52 after the close Thursday, compared to $0.39 in the prior year period. Analysts expected EPS of $0.47. Fourth quarter adjusted EPS is expected to be about $0.49, while full year adjusted EPS is expected to be about $1.89. Previously, the...

Cnova Announces Up To $375 Mln IPO - Quick Facts

Cnova N.V., a global eCommerce company, Friday announced the launch of its initial public offering of 26.8 million ordinary shares. The shares are expected to be priced between $12.50 and $14.00 each, which would result in a total offering size between $335 million and $375.2 million. At the midpoint...

Essex Property Trust Q3 14 Earnings Conference Call At 2:00 PM ET

Essex Property Trust Inc. (ESS) will host a conference call at 2:00 PM ET on October 31, 2014, to discuss its Q3 14 earnings results. To access the live webcast, log on at To hear the live call, dial (877) 407-0784. For a replay call dial ; (877) 870-5176 with Pin Number - 13591155.