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Shaw-102314-lg.jpgCanadian cable and media company Shaw Communications, Inc. reported Thursday a profit for the fourth quarter that surged 64 percent from last year, reflecting improved operating margins and revenue growth.

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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Royal Caribbean Q3 Profit Beats View, But Outlook Disappoints

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Thursday reported a 34 percent increase in profit for the third quarter from last year on higher revenues and lower expenses. Adjusted earnings per share for the quarter beat analysts' expectations. Looking ahead, the cruise operator forecast earnings for the fourth quarter and fiscal 2014 below Street estimates.

U.S. Leading Economic Index Climbs 0.8% In September, More Than Expected

Suggesting moderate growth in the short-term, the Conference Board released a report on Thursday showing that its index of leading U.S. economic indicators rose by more than economists had anticipated in the month of September.

U.S. Leading Economic Index Climbs 0.8% In September


Cutrale-Safra Submits Updated Definitive Offer To Chiquita Board Of $14.50/Share In Cash

Foster Wheeler Closes Acquisition Of MDM Engineering Group

Tecogen Sells Ultra Emission Technology For A Renewable Gas Engine In Southern California

Wheeler REIT Completes Its Transition To An Internally-Managed REIT Through Acquisition Of Operating Cos.


Cabela's Inc. (CAB) Has Fallen To A New Low After Q3 Miss

Cabela's Inc. (CAB) reported third quarter adjusted EPS of $0.81 Thursday morning, up from $0.69 in the prior year period. Analysts expected EPS of $0.86. Cabela's gapped open dramatically lower Thursday morning and is now down 5.47 at $52.47 on the highest volume in 3 months. The stock has dropped...

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...

Southwest Airlines Q3 14 Earnings Conference Call At 12:30 PM ET

Southwest Airlines Inc. (LUV) will host a conference call at 12:30 PM ET on October 23, 2014, to discuss Q3 14 earnings results. To access the live webcast log on to