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CrownHoldings-EMPAQUE-Heineken-090114-lg.jpgPackaging products company Crown Holdings, Inc Monday said it has entered into a definitive agreement with Dutch brewer Heineken N.V., to buy its packaging businesses Empaque in Mexico for a cash consideration of $1.225 billion.
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Novartis' New Heart Drug Reduces Cardiovascular Deaths - Update



Swiss drug maker Novartis AG (NVS) said Saturday its investigational heart failure drug LCZ696 was found to be superior to enalapril on key endpoints in a heart failure study. In the Paradigm-HF trial, LCZ696 cut cardiovascular deaths by 20 percent compared with enalapril. Enalapril is an angiotensin...
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Worthington Group Enters Agreement With Greenland Rare Earth Projects

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Big Lots Q2 Net Profit Rises, Lifts FY14 Earnings View


Broadline closeout retailer Big Lots, Inc. reported Friday higher net profit in its second quarter with increased net sales and comparable store sales, despite weak margins. Further, the company lifted the lower end of its earnings forecast for fiscal 2014, and backed comps growth view.
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Swiss Aug Factory PMI 52.9 Vs. 54.3 In July

Czech Aug Factory PMI 54.3 Vs. 56.5 In July

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Northcote To Buy 37.5% Working Interest In Alta Loma Field From Springer Oil


Redefine Int'l Makes Part Disposal Of Cromwell Securities

Grafton Group Completes Acquisition Of Direct Builders Merchants

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Veeva Systems Inc. (VEEV) Soared To A 5-Month High After Q2 Report


Veeva Systems Inc. (VEEV) reported second quarter non-GAAP EPS of $0.09 after the bell Thursday, compared to $0.06 in the previous year. Analysts expected EPS of $0.07. The company expects to report third quarter non-GAAP EPS of $0.08 and between $0.30 and $0.31 for the full year. The consensus estimates...
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Alibaba To Launch IPO Roadshow On Week Of September 8: Reports


Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. is planning to formally pitch its new York initial public offering to investors in the week of September 8, media reports said.
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China Cord Blood Q1 15 Earnings Conference Call At 8:00 AM ET


China Cord Blood Corporation (CO) will host a conference call at 8:00 AM ET on August 29, 2014, to discuss its Q1 15 earnings result. To access the live webcast, log on at http://ir.chinacordbloodcorp.com To participate in the call, dial 1-855-298-3404 (US) with access code: 1856118.
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