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verizon-041715.jpgVerizon Communications' FiOS TV service has modified its programming bundles and will now offer new packages so that users can subscribe only for channels they prefer to watch.
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Bristol-Myers : Late-stage Opdivo Lung Cancer Trial CheckMate -057 Stopped Early



Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. (BMY) announced that an open-label, randomized Phase III study evaluating Opdivo (nivolumab) versus docetaxel in previously treated patients with advanced non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) was stopped early because an assessment conducted by the independent Data...
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Chemical Financial Q1 Profit Tops Estimate



Chemical Financial Corp. (CHFC) reported first quarter net income of $17.8 million or $0.54 per share, compared to $13.8 million or $0.46 per share for the year-ago quarter. Excluding nonrecurring transaction-related expenses, adjusted net income for the latest quarter was $18.7 million or $0.57 per...
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U.S. Leading Economic Index Rises Less Than Expected In March



The Conference Board released a report Friday morning showing a continued increase by its index of leading U.S. economic indicators in the month of March, although the index rose by less than economists had expected.

U.S. Leading Economic Index Rises 0.2% In March

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Berkshire Hills Closes Hampden Bancorp Acquisition



Berkshire Hills Bancorp Inc (BHLB) on Friday said it has completed the acquisition of Hampden Bancorp Inc, and the merger of Hampden Bank into Berkshire Bank, effective today. Shareholders of Hampden Bancorp as of the close of business on April 17 will receive 0.81 shares of Berkshire common stock...

Berkshire Hills Completes Hampden Bancorp Acquisition

Paramount Gold And Silver Corp. Announces Completion Of Spin-Off And Acquisition By Coeur Mining

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American Express Co. (AXP) Has Slipped To A New Low After Q1 Revenues Missed



American Express Co. (AXP) reported first quarter EPS of $1.48 after the bell Thursday, compared to $1.33 last year. Analysts expected EPS of $1.37. Revenues declined 3 percent to $7.95 billion from $8.17 billion in the prior year. Analysts expected revenues of $8.21 billion. American Express gapped...
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Virtu Financial Prices IPO At $19/shr, High End Of Estimated Range



Virtu Financial Inc. (VIRT), a technology enabled global market maker, announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 16.53 million shares of its Class A common stock at a price to the public of $19.00 per share, which is the high end of its previously estimated $17.00 and $19.00 per share...
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EastGroup Properties Q1 15 Earnings Conference Call At 11:00 AM ET



EastGroup Properties Inc. (EGP) will host a conference call at 11:00 AM ET on April 17, 2015, to discuss its Q1 15 earnings results. To access the live webcast, log on at www.eastgroup.net To hear the live call, dial 1-866-952-1906 (conference ID EastGroup) A replay of the call can be heard...
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