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Zimmer-Biomet-042414-lg.jpgZimmer Holdings, Inc., a manufacturer of orthopedic reconstructive, spinal and trauma devices, reported Thursday a higher profit in its first quarter with increased sales. Adjusted earnings topped analysts' estimates, while sales missed their view. Further, the company trimmed its forecast for fiscal 2014 earnings, and backed sales growth view.
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Baxter Says FDA OKs ADVATE With BAXJECT III Reconstitution System - Quick Facts



Baxter International Inc. (BAX) said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration or FDA has approved a new reconstitution system for Antihemophilic Factor [Recombinant] or ADVATE. ADVATE and the diluent come pre-packaged in the new BAXJECT III reconstitution system. "ADVATE has the widest range of dosage...
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UPS Q1 Results Miss Forecast Amid Harsh Weather


Package delivery giant United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS) Thursday reported lower profit for the first quarter, amid a tepid growth in revenues, hit by the severe weather conditions. Both earnings and revenues missed Wall Street expectations and the company expects full year earnings per share to be at the low end of its previous projection.
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U.S. Durable Goods Orders Show Strong Growth For Second Straight Month


After reporting a bigger than expected increase in new orders for U.S. manufactured durable goods in the previous month, the Commerce Department released a report on Thursday that once again showed stronger than expected durable goods orders growth in the month of March. The report said durable goods orders surged up by 2.6 percent in March after jumping by a revised 2.1 percent in February.
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Great Lakes Sells Historical Demolition Business


NexJ Systems Announces Acquisition Of Liberate Ideas

Westcon Group Announces Intent To Acquire Intact Integrated Services

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Xilinx Inc. (XLNX) Is Sinking After Q4 Profit Fell Short Of Expectations


Xilinx Inc. (XLNX) reported fourth quarter EPS of $0.53 after the close Wednesday, compared to $0.47 last year. The consensus estimate was for EPS of $0.55. Xilinx gapped open sharply lower Thursday morning and is now down 3.85 at $48.57. The stock has fallen to over a 2-month low.
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MCig's Subsidiary VitaCig Files For IPO - Quick Facts


mCig Inc. (MCIG.OB) announced that its wholly owned subsidiary VitaCig Inc. has filed a Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission or SEC for the registration of 250 million VitaCig shares that will be paid out to mCig shareholders as a dividend on the record date. The record date has now been...
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