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Roche-Ttrials-121914.jpgRoche said it was halting a late-stage trial of its investigational drug gantenerumab to treat patients with early Alzheimer's disease as its overall safety profile was similar to that of a Phase 1 study.
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FDA Approves AstraZeneca's Lynparza To Treat Advanced Ovarian Cancer



British drugmaker AstraZeneca PLC (AZN, AZN.L) said Friday that the US Food and Drug Administration has approved Lynparza capsules, 400mg twice daily, as the first monotherapy for patients with deleterious or suspected deleterious germline BRCA-mutated advanced ovarian cancer, who have been treated with...
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Ferrovial Ends Bid For Transfield Services

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Carnival Q4 Adj. Profit Tops View, But Revenues Miss


Cruise operator Carnival Corp. & plc reported Friday a net loss for the fourth quarter compared to a profit last year, reflecting lower operating costs and revenue growth. Adjusted earnings per share topped analysts' expectation, while quarterly revenues missed their estimates.The company also provided earnings guidance for the first quarter and full-year 2015.
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Mexico Jobless Rate At 11-month Low


Mexico's unemployment rate eased for the fourth successive month in November to its lowest level since the end of last year, figures from the statistical office INEGI showed Friday. The unadjusted jobless rate fell to 4.53 percent from 4.78 percent in October. Economists had expected a figure of 4.60...

Mexico Nov Jobless Rate S.a. 4.71% Vs. 4.73% In Oct, Consensus 4.66%

Mexico Nov Jobless Rate Unadj. 4.53% Vs. 4.78% In Oct, Consensus 4.60%

Canadian Retail Sales Relatively Unchanged In October

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Safeway, Albertsons To Sell 168 Stores To Four Buyers


AB Acquisition LLC (Albertsons) and Safeway Inc. (SWY) announced on Friday about sale of 168 stores across eight states to four buyers, subject to approval by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). Safeway, which agreed in March to be acquired by an investor group led by private equity firm Cerberus...
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Finish Line Inc. (FINL) Fell To New Low On Disappointing Guidance


Finish Line Inc. (FINL) reported a third quarter non-GAAP loss of $0.02 per share Friday morning, down from the profit of $0.06 per share in the previous year. Analysts expected a profit of $0.01 per share. The company now expects full year 2015 non-GAAP EPS to be flat with the fiscal year 2014 non-GAAP...
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Juno Therapeutics Prices IPO Above Range


Juno Therapeutics Inc, a biopharmaceuticals company, on Thursday priced its initial public offering of 11 million common shares at $24.00 each, above the expected range of $21 to $23 per share. Juno has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional abou 1.7 million shares...
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Carnival Q4 14 Earnings Conference Call At 10:00 AM ET


Carnival Corp. (CCL) will host a conference call at 10:00 AM ET on December 19, 2014, to discuss Q4 14 earnings results. To access the live webcast log on to www.carnivalcorp.com and www.carnivalplc.com
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