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AnheuserBusch-052915.jpgAnheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (BUD) has stopped producing beer at its Cartersville, Georgia brewery and is instead canning water for those affected by the recent flooding and storms in Texas and Oklahoma. The company stopped beer production at its Cartersville brewery late Wednesday night to produce...

Bristol-Myers Announces Favorable Phase I/II Opdivo Trial Results

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. (BMY) on Friday announced results from an interim analysis of CA209-040, a Phase I/II dose-ranging trial evaluating the safety and anti-tumor activity of Opdivo in previously-treated patients with hepatocellular carcinoma or advanced liver cancer. Initial findings showed...

Scotiabank Q2 Profit Rises, Results Beat Estimates

Canadian financial services provider Bank of Nova Scotia or Scotiabank, on Friday reported an increase in profit for the second quarter from last year. The results reflect higher net interest income, increase in banking and wealth management revenues, and the positive impact of foreign currency translation. Both revenue and adjusted earnings per share for the quarter beat analysts' estimates.

India Growth Outpaces China Amid Skepticism

India's economy grew strongly in the three months to March led by manufacturing, outpacing China, while economists and observers raise doubts regarding the credibility of the data as previous figures underwent sharp revision. Gross domestic product rose 7.5 percent year-on-year in the March quarter, exceeding economists' consensus for 7.3 percent expansion.

Dover Saddlery Shareholders Approve Merger Deal

Equestrian products retailer Dover Saddlery, Inc. (DOVR) said Friday that its shareholders have approved its planned merger with an affiliate of Webster Capital. Pursuant to the merger agreement, which was announced in mid-April, a company formed by Webster Capital will acquire all of the outstanding...

Tyler Technologies Acquires Brazos Technology


ITT Educational Services (ESI) Has Surged To A 3-Week High

ITT Educational Services (ESI) has been rising sharply for the majority of early trade Friday and is now up 1.92 at $4.33 on above average volume. The stock has surged to a 3-week high. ITT Educational Services filed its annual report for 2014 this morning. The company reported full year 2015 EPS of $1.23.

IPO Watch: Snapchat Plans To Go Public

Snapchat Inc.'s founder and CEO Evan Spiegel disclosed that the ephemeral messaging service is preparing for an initial public offering. However, he did not provide details on the timing of the IPO. Spiegel added that his company, which had rebuffed Facebook Inc.'s $3 billion takeover bid in 2013, was not interested in attracting any more takeover offers.

Medtronic To Present At Sanford Bernstein Conference; Webcast At 11:00 AM ET

Medtronic Inc. (MDT) will participate in the Sanford Bernstein 31st Annual Strategic Decisions Conference on Friday, May 29, 2015, in New York. The event is scheduled to begin at 11:00 AM ET on May 29,2015. To access the live webcast, log on at http://investorrelations.medtronic.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=76126&p=irol-IRHome...
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