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Eli Lilly and Co. (LLY) Friday received an unfavourable verdict in the German court of appeal on exclusivity of its vitamin regimen Alimta or pemetrexed disodium. The court said the generic competitor Actavis Plc's (ACT) dipotassium salt form of pemetrexed would not infringe Alimta. The patent for the...

Alcoa (AA) said over the next twelve months it will review 500,000 metric tons of smelting capacity and 2.8 million metric tons of refining capacity for possible curtailment or divestiture. The review will include facilities across the Alcoa system. It is continuing to aggressively transform its upstream...

Piedmont Natural Gas Co. Inc. (PNY) reported a first-quarter net income of $92.98 million or $1.18 per share, compared to $97.57 million or $1.26 per share in the year-ago quarter. On average, analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to earn $1.22 per share. Analysts' estimates typically...

MaxPoint Interactive, Inc., announced that it has priced its initial public offering of 6.5 million shares of its common stock at $11.50 per share, before underwriting discounts. The shares are expected to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday under the symbol "MXPT". The company...

Axcelis Technologies, Inc. (ACLS) said it has reached an agreement with Vertex Capital Advisors, LLC whereby the company would nominate Vertex' nominees Richard Faubert and John Kurtzweil to its Board of Directors at the company's 2015 Annual Meeting of Stockholders scheduled for May 13. In addition...

Orient Paper, Inc. (ONP), a paper manufacturer in North China, posted fourth-quarter net income of $2.2 million or $0.11 per share, compared to $3.5 million or $0.19 per share in the prior-year period. Revenue for the latest fourth quarter was $32.7 million, down 7.1% from $35.2 million in the comparable...

Residential property company Gagfah SA (GGFHF.PK), which has agreed to combine with Deutsche Annington Immobilien SE, announced certain expected changes in the composition of its Board owing to the decision to combine with Deutsche Annington. Chairman Gerhard Zeiler, Hendrik Jellema, and Daniel Just...

Tribune Media Company (TRCO) said its fourth-quarter net income surged to $314.7 million or $3.14 per share from $67.1 million or $0.67 per share in the comparable quarter last year. Consolidated revenue for the latest fourth quarter rose 85% to $553.42 million from $299.56 million in the prior year...

Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ISIS) said it has earned a $9 million milestone payment from Biogen Idec (BIIB) related to advancing the ongoing pivotal Phase 3 study evaluating ISIS-SMN in infants with spinal muscular atrophy or SMA. ENDEAR, a Phase 3 study of ISIS-SMN, is a randomized, double-blind,...

French oil company Total S.A. (TOT, TTFNF, TTA.L) said that it appointed Mike Sangster as Senior Vice-President, Investor Relations of the company, effective March 1st 2015. He succeeds Martin Deffontaines who is appointed Exploration & Production Senior Vice President Strategy, Business Development...

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (JKS) announced that it has entered into a five-year RMB3 billion strategic financing agreement with China Minsheng Banking Corp., Ltd., or CMBC. Based on terms of the agreement, CMBC has agreed to provide financing support of an aggregate amount up to RMB 3 billion over...

Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) reported fourth-quarter net income of $146 million or $1.01 per share, compared to $121 million or $0.81 per share, prior year. On a non-GAAP basis, excluding one-time events, the company earned $1.00 per share, for the quarter. On average, 20 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters...

Big Lots Inc. (BIG) reported fourth-quarter income from continuing operations of $93.98 million, or $1.76 per share, compared to $84.23 million or $1.45 per share, last year. On average, 15 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to earn $1.75 per share for the quarter. Analysts' estimates...

Oilfield services provider Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI) said the international rig count for February was 1,275, up 17 from the 1,258 counted in the preceding January, but fell 66 from the 1,341 counted in February 2014. The international offshore rig count for February was 324, up 10 from the 314 counted...

Staples, Inc. (SPLS) reported a fourth-quarter net loss to company of $260.35 million or $0.41 per share, compared to profit of $212.38 million or $0.33 per share, prior year. The company's fourth quarter 2014 results on a GAAP basis include $410 million of pre-tax charges for the impairment of goodwill...

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