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chipotle-102014-lg.jpgChipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (CMG) Monday reported a 57 percent jump in profit for the third quarter, as revenues surged on new restaurant openings and strong same-restaurant sales. Earnings and revenues for the quarter trounced Wall Street expectations. However, despite positive results, the restaurant...

NBIX For The Long Haul, RegeneRx Catches Investors' Eyes, NewLink Inks New Deal

NewLink Genetics Corp. has entered into an exclusive worldwide license agreement with Genentech, a member of the Roche Group, for the development of NLG919, NewLink's IDO pathway inhibitor.

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Helix Energy Q3 Profit Up 70%, Revenues Beat View

Offshore oil and gas services contractor Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (HLX) on Monday reported a 70 percent increase in profit for the third quarter from last year, reflecting strong revenue growth in the well intervention and robotics segments. Revenue for the quarter beat analysts' estimates. Owen...

China GDP Rises 7.3% On Year In Q3

China's gross domestic product expanded 7.3 percent on year in the third quarter of 2014, the government said on Tuesday - topping expectations for an increase of 7.2 percent but slowing from 7.5 percent in Q2. On an annualized quarterly basis, GDP was up 1.9 percent - also beating forecasts for 1.8...

China Fixed Asset Investment +16.1% On Year In September

China Retail Sales +11.6% On Year In September

China Industrial Production +8.0% On Year In September


Bloomberg: Actavis Among Final-stage Bidders For Omega Pharmaceuticals

Specialty pharmaceutical company Actavis plc (ACT) is said to be among the bidders for Belgian consumer health-care company Omega Pharma NV as it continues to look for more acquisition, according to a Bloomberg report on Monday. A sale of Omega would likely fetch in excess of 4 billion euros or $5.1...

Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) Is Pulling Back On 2015 Outlook

Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) reported third quarter EPS of $4.15 after the close Monday, up from $2.66 in the prior year period. Revenues came in at $1.08 billion. Analysts expected EPS of $3.84 and revenues of $1.06 billion. The company expects mid-teens comparable restaurant sales increases in...

Shell Midstream Partners L.P. Launches IPO Of 37.50 Mln Units - Quick Facts

Shell Midstream Partners L.P., a limited partnership formed by European oil giant Royal Dutch Shell Plc. (RDS-A, RDSA.L, RDSB.L, RDS-B), has launched its initial public offering of 37.50 million common units, representing limited partner interests. The common units are expected to be listed on the...

Apple Q4 14 Earnings Conference Call At 5:00 PM ET

Apple Inc. (AAPL) will host a conference call at 5:00 PM ET on October 20, 2014, to discuss its Q4 14 earnings result. To access the live webcast, log on at