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Google Inc.'s (GOOG, GOOGL) Nest Labs said in a blog post Friday that it has bought Boulder, Colorado-based home automation startup Revolv. "As of today, Revolv is now officially a Nest company. Their experience connecting devices around the home will help us continue to grow Works with Nest and...

Waterstone Financial, Inc. (WSBF), holding company for WaterStone Bank, reported net income for the third quarter of $4.8 million or $0.14 per share, compared to $3.2 million or $0.09 per share for the year-ago quarter. Net interest income for the third quarter rose to $10.9 million from $9.6 million...

Rock-Tenn Co. (RKT) said Friday that its Board of Directors declared a dividend of $0.1875 per share on its Class A Common Stock to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 7. The dividend, which will be paid on November 17, represents an annual dividend rate of $0.75 per share. "The...

Gorman-Rupp Co. (GRC) reported net income for the third quarter of $9.4 million or $0.36 per share, compared to $7.9 million or $0.30 per share for the year-ago quarter. Earnings per share for the third quarter of 2013 included a reduction of $0.03 due to a non-cash pension settlement charge which...

The Chefs' Warehouse, Inc. (CHEF) said Friday that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Beltsville, Maryland-based Euro Gourmet Inc., a wholesale specialty distributor of imported and domestic products along the U.S. East Coast. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Euro Gourmet is...

Media General, Inc. (MEG) said Friday that its newly formed, wholly owned subsidiary plans to issue $300 million aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes in connection with the financing of its announced business combination with LIN Media LLC. Upon the closing of the LIN merger, the...

Heartland Express Inc. (HTLD) on Friday reported a 43 percent increase in profit for the third quarter, driven largely by a surge in revenues. However, shares of the company are currently down five percent after its earnings and revenues fell short of Wall Street estimates. North Liberty, Iowa-based...

Banana producer Chiquita Brands International Inc (CQB), Friday said it has terminated the merger deal with Dublin, Ireland-based Fyffes Plc (FFY.L, FYFFF), after its shareholders voted to reject the deal. Meanwhile, Chiquita Brands said it would start discussions with Brazilian companies Cutrale...

Ingersoll-Rand plc (IR) said Friday that it has priced a $1.1 billion debt offering consisting of $300 million aggregate principal amount of 2.625% notes due in 2020, $500 million aggregate principal amount of 3.550% notes due on 2024 and $300 million aggregate principal amount of 4.650% notes due on...

Auto parts maker Lear Corp. (LEA), Friday reported an increase in profit for the third quarter, driven largely by revenue growth especially at seating segments, with earnings beating Wall Street estimates. The company lifted its adjusted profit outlook, while maintaining its sales outlook for the full...

Label and packaging materials maker Avery Dennison Corp. (AVY), Friday reported an increase in profit for the third quarter, driven largely by higher sales at pressure-sensitive materials segment. Earnings for the quarter came in ahead of analysts estimates, while revenues fell short. Shares of the company...

Irish drug company Shire Plc (SHP.L, SHPG) on Friday reported a 72 percent surge in profit for the third quarter from last year, helped by strong revenue growth. Adjusted earnings per share for the quarter beat analysts' estimates. Looking ahead, the company once again lifted its earnings growth forecast...

Heartland Express Inc. (HTLD) reported that its net income for the third quarter of 2014 was $22.7 million, compared to $15.9 million, a 43.3% increase. Earnings per share were $0.26 in the quarter compared to $0.19 earnings per share in the third quarter of 2013, a 36.8% increase. Quarterly operating...

Hydra Industries Acquisition Corp. priced its initial public offering of 8 million units at an offering price of $10.00 per unit. The each unit consisted of one share of its common stock, one warrant to purchase one-half of one share of its common stock and one right which, upon the consummation of...

Electric and natural gas utility DTE Energy Co. (DTE) on Friday reported a 21 percent decline in profit for the third quarter from last year, reflecting lower earnings at its electric utility. Adjusted earnings for the quarter missed analysts' expectations, while revenues beat their estimates. Looking...