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windows10-093014-lg.jpgSoftware giant Microsoft Corp. (MSFT), Tuesday unveiled the next version of its popular operating system, Windows 10, touted as its "most comprehensive platform ever." At an event in San Francisco focused on corporate users, Terry Myerson, executive vice president of Operating Systems group at Microsoft...

Acasti Pharma Reports Positive Data From PK Trial Of CaPre - Quick Facts

Acasti Pharma Inc. (ACST, APO.V) Tuesday reported positive results from its pharmacokinetic or PK trial assessing the bioavailability and safety of its investigational drug CaPre on healthy individuals, for the prevention and treatment of certain cardiometabolic disorders. The study aimed to determine...

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1-800-FLOWERS.COM Closes Purchase Of Harry & David Holdings

1-800-FLOWERS.COM Inc (FLWS), a multi-channel gifts retailer, Tuesday announced the closing of its acquisition of Harry & David Holdings Inc, a specialty retailer and producer of branded premium gift-quality fruit, gourmet food products and other gifts. Based on the addition of the Harry & David...

U.S. Consumer Confidence Falls From 7-Year High

U.S. consumer confidence expectedly fell from 7-year highs in September amid concerns about the outlook for employment, the Conference Board reported Tuesday. After rising four consecutive months, the Conference Board's Consumer Confidence Index declined to 86.0 in September, down from an upwardly...

Conference Board's Consumer Confidence Index At 86.0 For Sept.


ClubCorp Closes $265 Mln Purchase Of Sequoia Golf - Quick Facts

ClubCorp (MYCC), Tuesday closed the $265 million acquisition of Atlanta-based Sequoia Golf, adding 50 owned and operated clubs and increasing its portfolio of private clubs by 30 percent. Sequoia Golf adds nearly $100 million in LTM revenue and pro forma annual adjusted EBITDA of $29 million to $30...

ClubCorp Completes Sequoia Golf Acquisition

1-800-FLOWERS.COM Completes Acquisition Of Harry & David Holdings


Sarepta Therapeutics Inc. (SRPT) Is Climbing After First Case Of Ebola In U.S.

The Centers for Disease Control confirmed the first case of Ebola in the U.S. late Tuesday afternoon. Sarepta Therapeutics Inc. (SRPT), which is one of several companies developing treatments for the disease, is now up 2.38 on 166K shares. Sarepta Therapeutics dropped during the first half hour of...

Columbia Pipeline Partners LP Files For Up To $800 Mln IPO

Columbia Pipeline Partners L.P., which is being spun-off from energy holding company NiSource, Inc. (NI), revealed in a regulatory filling on Monday its plan to raise up to $800 million in an initial public offering. The company said it intends to apply to list its common units on the New York Stock...

Ashford Hospitality Prime To Present At JMP Conference; Webcast At 4:00 PM ET

Ashford Hospitality Prime Inc.(AHP) will present at the 2014 JMP Financial Services & Real Estate Conference to be held at the St. Regis Hotel in New York, NY. The event is scheduled to begin at 4:00 PM ET on September 30, 2014. To access the live webcast, log on to