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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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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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