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Dollar General Corp. (DG) announced it has sent a letter to the board of directors of Family Dollar Stores, Inc. (FDO). Dollar General noted that Family Dollar's Form S-4, on the background of current merger agreement with Dollar Tree (DLTR), failed to mention that Dollar General representatives have...

58.com Inc. (WUBA) reported net income for the second quarter of US$11.2 million or US$0.13 per ADS, compared to US$5.0 million or US$0.03 per AADS for the year-ago quarter. Excluding items, adjusted net income for the second quarter was US$12.4 million or US$0.15 per ADS, compared to US$5.5 million...

UPS Store Inc, a unit of United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS), said Wednesday that it was among many other U.S. retailers who recently received a government bulletin regarding a broad-based malware intrusion not identified by current anti-virus software. UPS Store said it hired an IT security firm that...

CST Brands, Inc. (CST) said Wednesday that it has agreed to buy the convenience store assets, franchisor rights and associated trademarks of Nice N Easy Grocery Shoppes. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Nice N Easy operates 77 corporate and franchise stores in Central New York. The company...

VMware, Inc. (VMW) said Wednesday that it has acquired CloudVolumes, a provider of real-time application delivery technology that enables enterprises to easily deliver native applications to virtualized environments on-demand. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed. VMware expects the...

Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (SBH) said Wednesday that its Board of Directors has approved a new share repurchase program authorizing the Company to repurchase up to $1.0 billion of its common stock during the period from August 20, 2014 through September 30, 2017. The share repurchase program is...

HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc. (HCC) said Wednesday that its Board of Directors has declared a regular cash dividend of $0.295 per share on the company's shares of $1.00 par value common stock, which represents a $0.07 per share or 31% increase in the quarterly dividend. The dividend is payable on...

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. (PLKI), Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $8.3 million, down from $8.5 million in the year-ago period. Earnings per share for the latest second quarter were $0.35, same as last year. Adjusted earnings for the second quarter rose to $9.2 million or $0.39...

Invacare Corp. (IVC) on Wednesday announced a restructuring initiative that includes a reduction to its workforce of about 150 associates and 40 temporary associates from the North America/Home Medical Equipment, Institutional Products Group and Asia/Pacific segments. The move is expected to generate...

Semtech Corporation (SMTC) Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $17.9 million or $0.26 per share, compared to $19.1 million or $0.28 per share in the same period last year. Adjusted earnings for the quarter were $28.3 million or $0.42 per share, down from $35.8 million or $0.52 per share...

L Brands, Inc. (LB) reported net income for the second quarter of $188.4 million or $0.63 per share, compared to $179.0 million or $0.61 per share for the year-ago quarter. Net sales for the second quarter rose 6% to $2.68 billion from $2.52 billion a year ago. The company reported a same-store sales...

Synopsys, Inc. (SNPS) reported net income for the third quarter of $65.7 million or $0.42 per share, compared to $52.3 million or $0.33 per share for the year-ago quarter. Excluding items, adjusted net income for the latest third quarter was $103.2 million or $0.65 per share, up from $86.5 million...

CACI International Inc (CACI) reported net income for the fourth quarter of $36.5 million or $1.49 per share, compared to $37.9 million or $1.56 per share for the year-ago quarter. Revenue for the fourth quarter fell 0.8% to $905.7 million from $912.9 million a year ago, mainly due to fewer Afghanistan-related...

Hewlett-Packard Co. (HPQ) reported third-quarter net earnings of $1.0 billion or $0.52 per share, compared to $1.4 billion or $0.71 per share for the year-ago quarter. Excluding items, adjusted net income for the latest third quarter was $1.70 billion or $0.89 per share, compared to $1.68 billion...

GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK, GSK.L) said Wednesday that the FDA has approved Arnuity Ellipta, a once-daily inhaled corticosteroid medicine for maintenance treatment of asthma as prophylactic therapy in patients aged 12 years and older. Arnuity is not indicated for relief of acute bronchospasm. The...