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Winnebago Industries, Inc. (WGO) reported net income for the first quarter of $9.9 million or $0.37 per share, compared to $11.1 million or $0.40 per share for the year-ago quarter. Revenues for the latest first quarter rose 0.8% to $224.40 million from $222.67 million in the prior year period. On...

Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing novel cellular immunotherapies, said it has priced its initial public offering or IPO of 7.35 million common shares, an increase of 1.1 million shares from the number of shares originally offered, at a price...

Daimler AG (DDAIF.PK) announced that, in connection with the ongoing EU Commission antitrust proceedings concerning European commercial vehicle manufacturers, the company has decided to increase the provision by 600 million euros. Daimler made a provision in 2011 for the first time in connection with...

Telecommunications services provider Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) said it is refining the transaction structure related to its planned real estate investment trust or REIT spinoff. The company had said in late July that it plans to spin off certain telecommunications network assets into an independent,...

Children's books publisher Scholastic Corp. (SCHL) reported a second-quarter net income of $68.5 million or $2.05 per share, higher than $58.3 million or $1.80 per share in the prior-year quarter. Income from continuing operations for the quarter increased to $68.6 million or $2.06 per share from...

Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. (ANCUF.PK, ATD_B.TO, ATD_A.TO) and The Pantry Inc. (PTRY) announced a definitive merger agreement under which Couche-Tard will acquire The Pantry in an all-cash transaction valued at $36.75 per share, with a total enterprise value of approximately $1.7 billion including...

Rite Aid Corp. (RAD) reported third-quarter net income of $106.2 million or $0.10 per share, compared to $43.1 million or $0.04 per share in the comparable quarter last year. The company said the improvement in net income resulted primarily from an increase in Adjusted EBITDA, a lower LIFO charge, partially...

Technology outsourcing and consultancy firm Accenture Plc's (ACN) first-quarter net income grew to $892 million, from $812 million last year, a 10 percent increase. Quarterly earnings per share came in at $1.29, compared with $1.15 for the first quarter last year. On average, 23 analysts polled by Thomson...

Package delivery giant United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) said it has agreed to terms with Poland-based investment fund ORTIE to acquire its pharmaceutical logistics company Poltraf Sp. z o.o. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. UPS noted that the acquisition, which will add three facilities with...

Agenus Inc. (AGEN) announced that its partner GlaxoSmithKline (GSK.L, GSK) reported that the ZOE-50 Phase 3 study met its primary endpoint. Analysis of the primary endpoint showed that HZ/su reduced the risk of shingles by 97.2 percent in adults aged 50 years and older compared to placebo. Agenus is...

Poultry processor Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM) reported Thursday a profit for the fourth quarter that more than doubled from last year, reflecting lower costs and expenses as well as revenue growth amid improved demand and higher poultry market prices. Both earnings per share and quarterly net sales...

China-based real estate services provider IFM Investments Limited or Century 21 China Real Estate (CTC) said it has achieved the milestone of handling a cumulative total of RMB800 million in property refinancing loans. The company said in May 2014 that it had handled a cumulative total of RMB500 million...

Poultry processor Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM) posted higher fourth-quarter net income of $93.1 million, or $4.04 per share, compared with $45.3 million, or $1.97 per share, last year. On average, 8 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to report earnings of $4.01 per share for the...

Powell Industries, Inc. (POWL), a supplier of custom-engineered solutions for the management, distribution and control of electrical energy, said its Board of Directors has authorized the repurchase of up to $25 million in shares of the company's common stock. The repurchase program will be funded...

Synergy Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SGYP) Thursday said it has initiated the first of two planned pivotal phase 3 clinical trials evaluating the safety and efficacy of 3.0 and 6.0 mg plecanatide, once-daily oral tablets, for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome with constipation, or IBS-C. The company...