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Shares of Bunzl PLC (BZLFY.PK, BNZL.L) were gaining around 2 percent in the early morning trading in London after the distribution and outsourcing Group reported Tuesday higher profit and revenues in its first half. The company also announced two acquisitions in Canada and its agreement to buy one in...

Petrofac Ltd. (POFCF.PK, POFCY.PK, PFC.L), an oil & gas facilities service provider, Tuesday reported that its first-half net profit was $12 million, compared to loss of $182 million last year. Business performance net profit was $135 million, compared to loss of $133 million a year ago. Net profit...

A 10 month investigation into last year's Samarco mine disaster in Brazil has found that the fatal collapse in November 2015 was due to a range of construction and design flaws. The resulting collapse of a tailings dam killed 19 people. BHP Billiton Ltd. said it will centralize dam management and...

Seqirus announced that the US Food and Drug Administration has approved AFLURIA QUADRIVALENT (Influenza Vaccine) for use in persons 18 years of age and older. AFLURIA QUADRIVALENT is an inactivated influenza vaccine indicated for active immunization against influenza disease caused by influenza A subtype...

KaloBios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (KBIO.OB), announced the sale by Martin Shkreli of his remaining shares of KaloBios common stock, fully eliminating his association with the company. KaloBios also outlined its priority goals as it continues to transform the company. In private transactions, Shkreli...

Mattress Firm Holding Corp. (MFRM) announced that on August 26, 2016, the Company and Steinhoff International Holdings N.V. received early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended with respect to the proposed acquisition of Mattress...

Amgen (AMGN) reported positive top-line results from the primary analysis conducted in a Phase 3 randomized, double-blind, double-dummy, active-controlled study evaluating the safety and efficacy of Prolia (denosumab) compared with risedronate in patients receiving glucocorticoid treatment. The study...

Stoneridge Inc. (SRI) announced the appointment of Robert Krakowiak as Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, effective immediately. He succeeds George Strickler, who will remain with the company as Executive Vice President in charge of growth initiatives. Since 2012, Krakowiak has been Vice President,...

Delek US Holdings, Inc. (DK) announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with Compañía de Petróleos de Chile COPEC S.A., pursuant to which Delek will sell MAPCO Express, Inc., and certain related affiliated companies to a U.S. subsidiary of COPEC for total cash consideration of $535 million...

Raytheon Co. (RTN), a technology and innovation company specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions, Monday said it has been awarded a $37.72 million US Navy MK 54 torpedo contract. The firm-fixed-price, fixed-price-incentive, cost and cost-plus-fixed-fee contract is for...

Aleris Corp., a global aluminum rolled products producer, said that it agreed to be acquired by Zhongwang USA LLC, a company majority-owned and led by Liu Zhongtian, founder of China Zhongwang Holdings Limited. The aggregate value of Aleris amounts to $2.33 billion, comprising $1.11 billion in cash for...

The Providence Service Corp. (PRSC) announced it has signed a definitive subscription agreement with an affiliate of Frazier Healthcare Partners , a private equity firm based in Seattle, by which Frazier will own a 60% equity interest in Matrix Medical Network, which values Matrix at approximately $537.5...

Mylan N.V. (MYL) announced Monday that its U.S. subsidiary will launch the first generic to EpiPen Auto-Injector (epinephrine injection, USP) at a list price of $300 per generic EpiPen two-pack carton. The price represents a discount of more than 50% to the Mylan list price, or wholesale acquisition...

ABC Supply Co. Inc. and USG Corp. (USG) announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement in which ABC Supply will acquire USG's building product distribution business, L&W Supply Corporation, for total cash consideration of $670 million. The Transaction is subject to customary closing conditions,...

Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (GRMN), said the ITC modified order in the investigation brought by Navico against Garmin on August 18, 2016 did not address Garmin's new tilted DownVü scanning sonar transducer design. Garmin said the modified ITC order confirmed the ITC's previous...

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