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Sagent Pharmaceuticals Inc (SGNT), Wednesday acquired Omega Laboratories Ltd, a specialty pharmaceutical company based in Montreal, Canada. Sagent acquired Omega for about US$85.3 million (C$95 million) in an all-cash deal. The combination a creates a premier generic injectable company with a robust...

Auto retailer Penske Automotive Group Inc (PAG), Wednesday completed the acquisition of MTU-Detroit Diesel Australia ("MTU-DDA") from Daimler AG and MTU Friedrichshafen (an affiliate of Rolls-Royce Power Systems). MTU-DDA is expected to contribute an estimated $225 million to $250 million in annualized...

National American University Holdings Inc (NAUH) Wednesday reported first-quarter net earnings of $2.2 million or $0.09 per share compared with a loss of $0.3 million or $0.01 per share last year. Revenues for the quarter were $29.3 million compared with $30.9 million in the prior year. Analysts...

Global Payments Inc. (GPN) said Wednesday that its Integrated Solutions division, OpenEdge, fully supports Apple Pay, and will deliver the service to more than 2,000 integrated software application developers. Apple Pay is a new category of service that will transform mobile payments with an easy,...

Dynamic Materials Corp. (BOOM) said Wednesday that it has sold its AMK Technical Services business to Air Industries Group (AIRI) for $6.8 million. AMK, a non-core business of Dynamic Materials that generated about 4% of the company's 2013 consolidated sales, provides advanced welding services to...

Auto retailer Lithia Motors Inc (LAD) Wednesday completed the purchase of DCH Auto Group Inc. The deal results in the combination of DCH's 27 stores, located in Southern California, New Jersey and New York, with Lithia's 101 stores in the Western United States. The DCH stores are estimated to generate...

Surgical products maker Zimmer Holdings Inc (ZMH) Wednesday acquired the business of Cambridge, Massachusetts-based ETEX Holdings Inc. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. The deal enhances Zimmer's Biologics portfolio of differentiated treatments through the addition of ETEX's Beta-bsm...

Hyundai Motor America (HYMTF), Wednesday announced September sales of 56,010 units, up two percent from last year. "Following a red-hot August, sales cooled a bit in September as we held the line on our incentive spending in a very aggressive market," said Bob Pradzinski, vice president of national...

Neogen Corp. (NEOG) said Wednesday that it has acquired all the outstanding stock of BioLumix, Inc., an Ann Arbor, Michigan-based manufacturer and marketer of automated systems for the detection of microbial contaminants. The BioLumix business will be consolidated with Neogen's closely related Soleris®...

Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc., a unit of Japan's Mitsubishi Motors Corp., said Wednesday that its September vehicle sales jumped 38.9% to 5,558 units from 4001 unit in the same month last year. The American-made Outlander Sport sales surged 28.3% to 2,351 units - the best all-time September...

Shiloh Industries Inc (SHLO), a supplier of lightweighting, noise and vibration solutions, Wednesday announced its acquisition of Warren, Michigan based, Radar Industries. The purchase leverages Radar Industries' tooling technologies, strong stamping capabilities, key customer relationships and expands...

Toyota Motor Corp. (TM) on Wednesday reported a 1.7% increase in September U.S. vehicle sales to 167,279 units from 164,457 units in the same month last year. On a DSR basis, September sales were down 2.5% from a year earlier. Total car sales for the month fell 9% year over year to 85,499 units, while...

Progress Software Corp. (PRGS) said Wednesday that it has acquired BravePoint, Inc., a Georgia-based subsidiary of Chesapeake Utilities Corp. (CPK), and a provider of consulting, training and application development services designed to increase customers' profitability and competitiveness through the...

j2 Global, Inc. (JCOM) said Wednesday that it has agreed to buy Excel Micro Inc., the Philadelphia-based distributor of cloud email security and archiving solutions. Excel Micro is one of the industry's premier cloud-based email security distributors. It has built this reputation with an exceptional...

Healthcare giant Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) Wednesday said it completed the sale of its consumer care business to German conglomerate Bayer AG (BYR.L, BAYRY.PK, BAYZF.PK). Merck said Bayer will acquire Merck's existing over-the-counter business, including the global trademark and prescription rights...