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Micron Technology, Inc., (MU) said Wednesday that it plans to offer $750 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2025 through an offering to qualified institutional buyers. The interest rate, redemption provisions and other terms of the Notes will be determined by negotiations between...

Talisman Energy Inc. (TLM.TO, TLM) Wednesday said it has been approached by Spain-based oil company Repsol SA "with regards to various transactions." Shares of the Alberta, Canada-based Talisman is currently up over 11 percent on the New York Stock Exchange and Toronto Stock Exchange. "There is no...

Ryder System, Inc. (R), a provider of transportation and supply chain management solutions, on Wednesday reported a 21 percent increase in profit for the second quarter from last year, reflecting improved performance in the fleet management solutions segment. Comparable earnings per share for the...

Mall operator Simon Property Group, Inc. (SPG) reported Monday funds from operations for the second quarter that increased from last year, reflecting improved revenues amid higher occupancy and rent. Funds from operations per share topped analysts' expectations, while quarterly revenues came in below...

Data storage solutions provider EMC Corp. (EMC) on Wednesday reported a 16 percent decline in profit for the second quarter from last year, as higher costs more than offset an increase in revenues. However, adjusted earnings per share matched analysts' estimates, while revenues beat their expectations. Looking...

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, or NAACP, Wednesday announced partnership with Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc (DNKN), the parent company of Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins. NAACP stated that the partnership is to create a Diversity Franchising Initiative to increase...

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) on Wednesday reported a profit for the second quarter that was flat with last year as strong revenue growth was more than offset by one-time charges. Revenues for the quarter beat analysts' expectations and reflects higher revenues from the company's oil and gas business. The...

LiqTech International Inc. (LIQT) announced that it has priced a registered firm commitment underwritten public offering of 6.96 million shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $1.50. In addition, LiqTech has granted the underwriter a 30-day option to purchase up to 1.04 million additional...

Fiber optic connectors and interconnect systems maker Amphenol Corp. (APH) reported Wednesday a profit for the second quarter that grew from last year, reflecting double-digit revenue growth amid improvement across nearly all its served end markets. Both adjusted earnings per share and quarterly sales...

MeetMe Inc. (MEET), the public market leader for social discovery, announced Wednesday that is has priced an underwritten public offering of 5 million shares of its common stock at an offering price of $2.00 per share, for gross proceeds of about $10 million. MeetMe has also granted the underwriters...

Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (INO) Wednesday announced successful results from its randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase II trial of VGX-3100 in women with biopsy-proven cervical intraepithelial neoplasia 2/3 or CIN2/3 associated with human papillomavirus or HPV types 16 or 18. Treatment...

SEI Investments Co. (SEIC) Wednesday reported that its second-quarter net income was $82.8 million compared with $83.49 million last year. Earnings per share grew to $0.48 from $0.47 last year. Revenues increased to $318.81 million from $274.57 million a year ago. Revenue growth was primarily driven...

Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc. (RARE), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel products for rare and ultra-rare diseases, has appointed Sunil Agarwal, M.D. as its Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President, effective August 25. In this role, Dr. Agarwal will provide strategic...

Knight Transportation Inc.(KNX) said that its net income attributable to the company for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 rose to $25.76 million or $0.31 per share from $18.94 million or $0.24 per share in the same quarter last year. On average, 19 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the...

Railroad operator Norfolk Southern Corp. (NSC) on Wednesday reported a 21 percent increase in profit for the second quarter from last year on higher traffic volume. Earnings per share for the quarter beat analysts' expectations. Wick Moorman, CEO of Norfolk Southern said, "Norfolk Southern delivered...