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Gannett Co. Inc. (GCI)commented on Tribune Publishing Company's (TPUB) May 4, 2016 rejection of Gannett's all-cash premium proposal to acquire the entire Tribune company for $12.25 per share. Gannett noted that the purportedly comparable trading values and comparable acquisition multiples presented...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission said that it will not oppose the proposed acquisition of SABMiller plc (SBMRY.PK, SAB.L) by Belgian brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev NV, or AB InBev (BUD, AHBIF.PK). "The ACCC has concluded that the proposed acquisition is not likely to substantially lessen...

Responding to Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (ICE) withdrawal, London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LSE.L) said that ICE had been provided with information and had access to management. However, at no time has ICE made an approach to LSE with a possible proposal or details of any such possible proposal. LSE...

Costco Wholesale Corp. (COST) reported that total comparable sales for the month of April 2016 were flat, with a flat in U.S., a 2 percent rise in Canada, while Other International comparable sales declined 3 percent. Monthly total Comparable sales, excluding the negative impacts from gasoline price...

Zynga Inc. (ZNGA) on Thursday reported a first-quarter loss that narrowed from a year ago, reflecting an increase in revenues despite continued drop in user-base. Earnings for the quarter trumped analysts estimates, as did revenues, sending the company's shares up 13 percent in extended trading hours. San...

Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL.TO, GIL) announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of the equity interest of Alstyle Apparel, LLC and its subsidiaries, which constitute the apparel division of Ennis, Inc., for a total cash purchase price of $110 million. The company said, while the...

Eversource Energy (ES) announced that Phil Lembo, vice president and treasurer, will succeed Jim Judge as senior vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer as part of the company's leadership succession plan. Lembo had been vice president and treasurer for Eversource since 2012 upon the...

Continental Resources, Inc. (CLR) increased its production guidance for 2016. The company expects to exit the year between 190,000 and 200,000 Boe per day, which is an increase of 10,000 Boe per day. 2016 average production is now expected to be between 205,000 and 215,000 Boe per day. First-quarter...

Badger Meter, Inc. (BMI) confirmed that it is exploring on a preliminary basis various options to enhance shareholder value. The company said there can be no assurance that any action will be taken as a result of this exploration. The company said it does not intend to provide further comment at this time.

United Online, Inc. (UNTD) announced a definitive agreement under which B. Riley Financial, Inc. and certain of its affiliates (RILY) will acquire all of United Online's common stock for approximately $170 million in cash or $11.00 per share. Closing of the deal is expected by the end of the third calendar...

McKesson Corp. (MCK) announced, for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2017, the company expects $13.30 to $13.80 per share, which excludes approximately 12 to 15 cents in expected charges from Adjusted Earnings related to the Cost Alignment Plan. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expect the company to...

The Kroger Co. (KR) said it is recalling Kroger Sunflower Salad Toppers, Kroger Sunflower Kernels, and Kroger Cranberry Delight Trail Mix because a supplier indicated sunflower kernels may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The company said no customer illnesses have been reported to date. Kroger...

Tribune Publishing Co. (TPUB) sent a letter to Gannett Co., Inc. (GCI) in response to its April 12, unsolicited proposal to acquire all outstanding shares of Tribune Publishing common stock for $12.25 per share in cash. The company said, after thorough consideration, its Board has unanimously determined...

Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM) said, for fiscal 2016, the company now expects to be at or below the low end of its prior sales and earnings per share ranges, reflecting recent sales trends and additional investments in marketing and technology in the second half of the year. The company expects earnings...

Tesla (TSLA) reported a first-quarter net loss of $282.27 million or $2.13 per share, compared to a loss of $154.18 million or $1.22 per share, prior year. Adjusted loss per share was $0.57, for the quarter. On average, 16 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to report a loss per share...

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