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berkshire-hathaway-110416.jpg Billionaire Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRKa) reported that its fourth quarter profit improved nearly 15 percent from the year-ago quarter. Meanwhile, the company's operating earnings declined from the previous year period. Net earnings attributable to Berkshire shareholders improved nearly 15 percent to $6.286 billion from the year-ago quarter's $5.48 billion.

STADA Arzneimittel AG (STDAY.PK) announced the convertion of ongoing open-minded talks with all interested parties started on 13 February into a structured bidding process. STADA has invited the potential bidders - three to date - to conduct multistage due diligence. Bidders for STADA include Advent...

Sportswear and footwear retailer Foot Locker (FL) is holding on to a strong gain in afternoon trading on Friday after seeing early strength.

After gapping open sharply lower, shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) have regained some ground but remain firmly negative in afternoon trading on Friday.

Financial giant Goldman Sachs (GS) is posting a notable loss in afternoon trading on Friday, sliding by 1.6 percent.

Department store operator J.C. Penney (JCP) has come under pressure during trading on Friday, slumping by 5.1 percent.

Shares of Nordstrom (JWN) have shown a strong move to the upside during trading on Friday, with the retailer climbing by 6.4 percent.

Merck (MRK) said that the European Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use or CHMP has granted a positive opinion for the new Pergoveris Pen. The new Pen is comprised of a ready-to-use liquid version of Pergoveris evolved from a freeze-dried powder and solvent combination, available in vials,...

ANI Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ANIP) said that it has acquired Inderal XL from Cranford Pharmaceuticals LLC and InnoPran XL from Holmdel Pharmaceuticals LP. The acquired assets include the NDA and trademark for InnoPran XL® including a license to an Orange Book listed patent, and a distribution license...

AES Corp. (AES) and Alberta Investment Management Corp. or AIMCo, on behalf of certain of its clients, have agreed to acquire FTP Power LLC (sPower), the largest independent owner, operator and developer of utility scale solar assets in the United States, from Fir Tree Partners and its minority owners,...

Realogy Holdings Corp. (RLGY) announced its Board has authorized a new share repurchase program of up to $300 million of the company's common stock. This is in addition to the $61 million remaining under the current $275 million share repurchase authorization announced in February 2016. On February...

Novartis (NVS) announced the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency adopted a positive opinion recommending approval of Tafinlar (dabrafenib) in combination with Mekinist (trametinib) to treat patients with advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer...

Shire plc (SHPG, SHP.L) said that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use or CHMP of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has adopted a positive opinion recommending the granting of Conditional Marketing Authorisation for Natpar or rhPTH[1-84]. Natpar is a recombinant human protein with...

Newell Brands Inc. (NWL) said that it will reaffirm its fiscal year 2017 outlook, during its presentation today at the Consumer Analyst Group of New York conference. For 2017, the company still expects normalized earnings per share to be in the range of $2.95 to $3.15, net sales of $14.52 billion...

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (MDA.TO) and DigitalGlobe, Inc. (DGI) announced a merger agreement, pursuant to which MDA will acquire DigitalGlobe for $35.00 per share in a combination of cash and stock. The transaction values DigitalGlobe at an equity value of approximately C$3.1 billion or...

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