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Bodycote plc (BOY.L), a provider of thermal processing services, said Tuesday that it has entered into a long-term agreement with French aerospace supplier Safran SA (SAF.PA, 0IU8.L, SAFRF.PK). Safran is a tier-1 supplier of systems and equipment in the Aerospace market. Bodycote noted that its global...

Further to the movement in Fidessa Group plc's (FDSA.L) share price yesterday, Fidessa and Temenos Group AG (TMNSF.PK) confirmed that their boards are in advanced discussions regarding a possible all-cash offer by Temenos for the entire issued and to be issued share capital of Fidessa. Under the proposed...

Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (APC) said that Mozambique LNG1 Company Pte. Ltd., the jointly owned sales entity of the Mozambique Area 1 co-venturers, has entered into a long-term LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement with Électricité de France, S.A., or EDF. The off-take agreement calls for the supply of 1.2 million...

Vodafone (VOD.L, VOD) announced the commencement of trials of the world's first air traffic control drone tracking and safety technology which uses 4G Internet of Things (IoT) technology to protect aircraft from catastrophic accidents as well as prevent inadvertent or criminal drone incursions at sensitive...

Intercontinental Hotels Group plc. (IHG.L, IHG) reported Tuesday that its profit before tax for the year ended 31 December 2017 increased 14.7 percent to $678 million from $591 million last year. Basic earnings per share grew 57 percent to 306.7 cents from 195.3 cents a year ago. Adjusted earnings...

Conagra Brands, Inc. (CAG) announced Tuesday that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Del Monte processed fruit and vegetable business in Canada to Bonduelle Group. The transaction is valued at approximately C$43 million, which is approximately $34 million at the current exchange rate. The...

Anglo-Australian mining giant BHP Billiton plc (BHP.AX, BLT.L, BBL, BHP) reported Tuesday that its first-half profit attributable to the members fell 37% to $2.02 billion from last year's $3.20 billion. Basic earnings per share dropped to 37.9 cents from 60.2 cents last year. The latest results...

Oil Search Limited (OSH.AX) reported Tuesday that its fiscal 2017 net profit after tax surged 236% to $302.1 million from $89.8 million a year ago, reflecting strong oil and gas prices and record production. Total revenue increased 17 percent to $1.45 billion from last year's $1.24 billion. Total...

Asia-focused lender HSBC Holdings Plc (HSBC, HSBA.L) reported late Monday that its fiscal 2017 profit before tax surged 141 percent to $17.17 billion from last year's $7.11 billion. The results mainly reflected favorable movements in significant items. Adjusted profit before tax was $21 billion, compared...

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) is seeking buyers for its sterilization products division, as the health-care conglomerate continues to sell off non-core assets, Bloomberg reported citing people familiar with the matter. J&J is working with an adviser to solicit bids for the unit, which could fetch as much...

Cubic Corp. (CUB) said that its board has elected president and chief executive officer, Bradley Feldmann as chairman of the board. Feldmann succeeds Walter Zable, who has served on the board of directors since 1976 and held the position of chairman for the past five years. Feldmann became president...

Mosaic Co. (MOS) reported a fourth quarter 2017 net loss of $431 million, compared to net income of $12 million in the fourth quarter of 2016. Fourth quarter loss per share was $1.23, which included a negative impact of $1.57 per share from notable items, primarily related to non-cash charges as a result...

Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc. (HLX) reported net income of $50.6 million or $0.34 per share, for the fourth quarter of 2017 compared to a net loss of $54.4 million or $0.46 per share, for the same period in 2016. Net income in the fourth quarter of 2017 included a non-cash benefit of approximately...

Sysco Corp. (SYY) announced it has acquired Doerle Food Services, a Louisiana broadline distributor. Doerle Food Services is a multi-million dollar broadline distributor, servicing parts of a six state area, including Oklahoma, Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama. The company is acquiring...

LINDE AG (LDE.L, LNAGF.PK) announced its Executive Board has decided to propose a dividend payment in the amount of 7.00 euro per Linde share. Such dividend economically comprises a profit distribution for the financial year 2017 (3.90 euro per share) and an amount equal to the dividend for three-fourth...

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