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USbancorp-102214-lg.jpgDiversified financial services provider U.S. Bancorp Wednesday reported a rise in the third-quarter profit, reflecting higher total net revenue, driven by increase in both net interest income and fee-based revenue. Earnings per share, as well as revenues matched analysts' expectations. Provision for credit losses slightly increased from last year.
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GW Pharma's Epidiolex For Dravet Syndrome Gets EU Orphan Designation; Stock Up



Shares of GW Pharmaceuticals plc (GWPH, GWP.L) increased around 8 percent in London trading after the biopharmaceutical company Wednesday announced that its investigational product Epidiolex (cannabidiol or CBD) for treating Dravet syndrome has received orphan designation from the European Medicines...
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EMC Q3 Profit Edges Up, But Misses View; To Buy Most Of Cisco Stake In VCE


Data storage solutions provider EMC Corp. (EMC) on Wednesday reported a slight increase in profit for the third quarter from last year on higher revenues. However, adjusted earnings per share missed analysts' estimates, while revenues beat their expectations. Looking ahead, EMC lowered its fiscal...
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U.S. Consumer Prices Inch Up 0.1% On Higher Food And Shelter Costs


Consumer prices in the U.S. unexpectedly showed a modest increase in the month of September, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Wednesday, with higher prices for food and shelter offsetting a continued decline in energy prices.

Canadian Retail Sales Declined 0.3% In August

U.S. Consumer Prices Inch Up 0.1% In September, Core Prices Tick Up 0.1%

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EMC Q3 Profit Edges Up, But Misses View; To Buy Most Of Cisco Stake In VCE


Data storage solutions provider EMC Corp. (EMC) on Wednesday reported a slight increase in profit for the third quarter from last year on higher revenues. However, adjusted earnings per share missed analysts' estimates, while revenues beat their expectations. Looking ahead, EMC lowered its fiscal...

Slate Retail REIT Completes Acquisition Of Smithfield Shopping Plaza

Columbus Copper Sells Turkish Properties

OxySure Systems Announces Merger With Estill Medical Technologies

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Global Payments Inc. (GPN) Is Challenging The Highs Of The Year


Global Payments Inc. (GPN) gapped open higher Wednesday morning and has continued to climb in early trade. Shares are now up 2.26 at $77.81. Global Payments is now challenging the upper end of a 2 1/2 week trading range at the highs of the year.
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Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Prices IPO At $26.00 Per Share


Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Inc., the parent holding company of AnchorBank, fsb, announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 371,959 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $26.00 per share. The company is offering 250,000 shares of common stock and selling stockholders are...
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Northrop Grumman Q3 14 Earnings Conference Call At 12:00 PM ET


Northrop Grumman Corp. (NOC) will host a conference call at 12:00 PM ET on October 22, 2014, to discuss Q3 14 earnings results. To access the live webcast log on to http://www.northropgrumman.com
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