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Depomed Inc. (DEPO) confirmed that it has received an unsolicited, highly conditional, non-binding proposal from Horizon Pharma plc (HZNP) to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Depomed in an all-stock transaction valued at $29.25 per share. Depomed Board determined that it was not in the best interests...

Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (PNK) confirmed that its board of directors has received a letter from Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (GLPI) regarding a revised proposal to acquire Pinnacle's real estate assets. Pinnacle Entertainment said it has engaged in ongoing talks GLPI in order to provide...

BMW Motorrad, the motorcycle brand of the German luxury car giant Bayerische Motoren Werke AG or BMW Group (BAMXY.PK, BAMXF.PK, BMW.L) announced 31.0 percent increase in motorcycles and maxi scooters sale for the month of June 2015, compared to the prior year. The company sold 15,490 vehicles in June...

Marks and Spencer Group plc. (MKS.L) said that it will commence a share repurchase programme of Marks & Spencer's ordinary shares of 25 pence each up to a maximum consideration of 90 million pounds. The company noted that it has entered into an irrevocable, non-discretionary arrangement with Morgan...

Mattersight Corp. (MATR) announced strong bookings in the second quarter, and also raised its 2015 guidance. The company said that Annual Contract Value or ACV bookings for the second quarter were $5.8 million, the second-highest bookings quarter in the company's history. This brings ACV bookings...

TSYS (TSS) on Tuesday announced that it has signed a long-term renewal with U.S. Bank. As part of the agreement, TSYS will continue to support the bank's commercial card payment services in the United States, Europe and Canada, and will also support their acquiring business. Terms of the multi-year...

Cruise operator Carnival Corp. & plc (CCL, CUK, CCL.L) announced that the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the U.S. Department of Commerce granted approval for the company to begin travel to Cuba. Carnival Corporation said it plans to take travelers to Cuba beginning in May 2016 via its newly launched...

Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc. (GLPI) announced a revised proposal to acquire the real estate assets of Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc. (PNK). Under the new proposal, Pinnacle shareholders would receive a fixed exchange ratio of 0.85 GLPI common shares per Pinnacle share for the real estate assets,...

Esperion Therapeutics Inc. (ESPR) said Tuesday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has removed the 240 mg partial clinical hold on ETC-1002 (bempedoic acid). This action by FDA will now allow ETC-1002 to be used at doses above 240 mg in clinical studies. Esperion noted that it plans to initiate...

Pfizer Inc. (PFE) announced enrollment of the first patient in a Phase 2b clinical trial of its investigational Staphylococcus aureus or S. aureus multi-antigen vaccine (PF-06290510) in adults undergoing elective spinal fusion surgery. The purpose of the study, named STRIVE (STaphylococcus aureus...

Incyte Corp. (INCY) announced that it reached a multi-year research support and collaboration agreement with Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center or VICC at Vanderbilt University Medical Center or VUMC, whereby Incyte will provide funding for certain aspects of Vanderbilt's cancer research activities. The...

Genmab A/S (GMXAY.PK, GNMSF.OB) announced that a variation to the Marketing Authorization has been submitted to the European Medicines Agency or EMA for the use of ofatumumab (Arzerra(r)) as maintenance therapy of patients with relapsed chronic lymphocytic leukemia or CLL. The application was submitted...

Canadian drugstore chain Jean Coutu Group (PJC), Inc. (PJC_A.TO) reported that first-quarter net profit declined to C$50.6 million or C$0.27 per share from C$54.1 million or C$0.29 per share in the prior-year quarter. Total revenues for the quarter increased 3.5 percent to C$712.4 million from C$688.6...

The Board of Management and the Supervisory Board of SGL Carbon SE (SGLFF.PK) announced that an accelerated growth strategy was determined for the Business Units Graphite Materials & Systems and Carbon Fibers & Materials. Until 2020, organic sales growth of approximately 50% compared to 2014 is targeted....

MSC Industrial Direct Co. Inc. (MSM) reported third-quarter GAAP net income of $63.3 million, or $1.03 per share, compared to $64.7 million, or $1.03 per share, a year ago. Excluding the after-tax effects of non-recurring costs, adjusted net income for the fiscal third quarter was $63.5 million, or...

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