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First of Long Island Corp. (FLIC) on Wednesday announced a 3-for-2 stock split to be effected through a 50% stock dividend entitling each stockholder of record to receive one additional share of common stock for each two shares owned. Additional shares issued as a result of the stock split will be...

Private equity firm Flexpoint Ford LLC on Wednesday agreed to sell T&H Global Holdings LLC to Sedgwick Claims Management Services Inc. The primary investors of Sedgwick are affiliates of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. (KKR) and Stone Point Capital LLC. VeriClaim has been majority owned by affiliates...

TransMontaigne Partners L.P. (TLP) said Wednesday its subsidiary, TransMontaigne Operating Co L.P., has entered into a long-term terminaling services agreement with Metroplex Energy, a unit of RaceTrac Petroleum Inc, relating to the receipt, storage and delivery of gasoline, ethanol and diesel fuel using...

Seagate Technology PLC (STX) said Wednesday that it has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Chinese Internet search services provider Baidu, Inc. (BIDU) in the areas of low-cost online storage, archiving and Big Data analysis. Under the agreement, Baidu will give priority to Seagate products...

Darling Ingredients Inc (DAR) said Wednesday the Diamond Green Diesel ("DGD") facility in Norco, LA, the company's joint venture with Valero Energy Corp, commenced the start-up process on September 15, following a fire incident on August 3. The quicker than expected turn-around should bring DGD back...

Canadian biotechnology company QLT Inc (QLTI, QLT.TO) Wednesday reaffirmed its merger agreement with Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc (AUXL). This comes in the wake of Auxilium receiving an unsolicited $2.2 billion offer from Endo International plc (ENDP, ENL.TO) to acquire all of the shares of Auxilium. Auxilium...

CONE Midstream Partners LP, a Delaware limited partnership formed by CONSOL Energy Inc. (CNX) and Noble Energy, Inc. (NBL), said Wednesday that it has launched its initial public offering of 17.5 million common units representing limited partner interests. The underwriters of the offering will have...

National Penn Bancshares Inc. (NPBC) and TF Financial Corp. (THRD) announced that at a special meeting held today, the shareholders of TF Financial approved the Agreement and Plan of Merger between TF Financial and National Penn by which TF Financial will merge into National Penn. As previously indicated,...

Timberland, a wholly owned subsidiary of VF Corp. (VFC), plans to grow revenues by $1.4 billion during the next five years. At an investor meeting at its headquarters in Stratham, N.H., Timberland's management discussed their expectations for total revenues to reach $3.1 billion by the end of 2019, representing...

Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AUXL) said Wednesday that it will carefully review the $2.2 billion unsolicited buyout offer it has received from specialty healthcare company Endo International plc (ENDP, ENL.TO). The company also said it has adopted a one-year stockholder rights plan, commonly known...

Imagenetix Inc. (IAGX.OB) announced that its Plan of Reorganization was confirmed and all provisions of the plan were approved by Judge Margaret Mann of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of California on September 10, 2014, with an effective date of September 16, 2014, enabling...

Darden Restaurants Inc. (DRI) urged its shareholders to vote "FOR ALL" of its Eight independent director nominees. The Eight director nominees are Michael Barnes, Gregory Burns, Jeffrey Fox, Christopher Fraleigh, Steve Odland, Michael Rose, Maria Sastre and Enrique Silva. While the Darden Board has...

Steel products maker Nucor Corp. (NUE) Wednesday said it expects earnings per share for the third quarter to increase from the prior year. For the third quarter ending October 4, 2014, Nucor expects earnings to be in the range of $0.70 to $0.75 per share. On average, 18 analysts polled by...

German aviation group Deutsche Lufthansa AG (DLAKY, DLAKF) said Wednesday that it has approved an order to purchase 25 more A320 family aircraft from airplane maker Airbus Group (EADSF, EADSY) as part of the modernization of its aircraft fleet. The order is valued at about 2.5 billion euros at list...

Fraport AG (FRA.DE, 0O1R.L, FPRUF.PK), the owner and operator of Germany's Frankfurt Airport, said Wednesday that the urgent need for a third terminal at the airport has been confirmed by two independent institutes. The company noted that additional terminal capacity at the airport is required at the...