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Department store chain J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (JCP) on Friday reported a turnaround to profit in the fourth quarter as a slight decline in sales was more than offset by lower expenses. Adjusted earnings per share for the quarter beat analysts' expectations,...


After reporting a steep drop in U.S. new home sales in the previous month, the Commerce Department released a report on Friday showing that new home sales rebounded in the month of January. The report said new home sales climbed by 3.7 percent to an...


Continuing his assault on the press, President Donald Trump on Friday accused the media of making up sources in order to report false stories about his administration. Trump told the crowd at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference that...


After seeing modest weakness throughout much of the session, stocks showed a notable upward move going into the close of trading on Friday. The major averages climbed into positive territory, with the Dow extending its winning streak to eleven sessions...

Dutch-Valley-Recall-022017.jpg Dutch Valley Food Distributors, Schlabach branch issued a recall on various Cheeses and cheese containing items due to the potential for Listeria monocytogenes contamination. Listeria monocytogenes can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in...
KraftHeinz-Unilever-022017.jpg U.S. food maker Kraft Heinz Co., which had offered $143 billion in cash and stock to buy Anglo-Dutch consumer goods company Unilever, Sunday said it has amicably agreed to withdraw its proposal for a combination of the two companies.
Synergy-HCG-Recall-022017.jpg San Diego, CA-based Synergy Rx Pharmacy is voluntarily recalling the following non-sterile products; Sublingual Tablets, HCG and HCG with resveratrol Human Chorionic Gonadoptropin), Non Sterile Dermatology creams all strengths (retinoic acid creams, hydroquinine...
Asian-Markets1_20Feb17.jpg European stocks are likely to open a tad higher on Monday even as trading volumes may remain thin amid the Presidents Day holiday in the U.S. Asian markets are trading mostly higher, although the underlying mood remained cautious ahead of a busy week...
trump4-022417.jpg President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Friday continuing his efforts to eliminate government regulations he believes are killing jobs and driving companies out of the country. The executive order directs each federal agency to establish a task force to identify unnecessary regulations.
boehner-022317.jpg Former House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, has suggested Congressional Republicans can make fixes to Obamacare but downplayed talk of a full repeal of the healthcare reform law. According to Politico, Boehner told a healthcare conference in Orlando...
Canadian stocks were hammered Friday, giving back a big chunk of their recent gains as traders bet equities were overvalued. The TSX Composite Index plunged 247.73 points, or 1.57 percent, to 15,533.47, falling further from record highs seen earlier this week. However, U.S. stocks raced higher...
Department store chain J.C. Penney Co. Inc. on Friday reported a turnaround to profit in the fourth quarter as a slight decline in sales was more than offset by lower expenses. Adjusted earnings per share for the quarter beat analysts' expectations, while revenues slightly missed their estimates. Earlier today, J.C. Penny announced a plan to optimize its national retail operations.
Shares of Versartis Inc. (VSAR) have gained more than 20% in the last three trading days. More
Lakeview Cheese and Bashas' Family of Stores announced a recall of various types of Colby cheese due to a potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes. The recalled products were manufactured by Guggisberg Cheese, Inc. and by Deutsch Kase Haus, LLC... More
Former German Foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier was elected as president, succeeding Joachim Gauck. Steinmeier is one of Germany's well known politicians, having twice served as foreign minister, from 2005 to 2009 and again from 2013 until earlier...
Markcuban-022317.jpg In stark contrast to the growing number of advocates in favor of universal basic income or UBI, business mogul Mark Cuban has said that adoption of such a policy would be the worst possible response to the impending job losses due to robots and artificial intelligence.
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05/07/17TXMDYuvvexy (NDA)FDA decision on Yuvvexy for the treatment of moderate-to-severe vaginal pain during sexual intercourse
05/01/17NVSLEE011 (NDA)FDA decision on LEE011 for first-line treatment of HR+/HER2- advanced breast cancer
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