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Engineering design firm Aecom Technology Corp. (ACM) said Thursday that it has priced its offering of US$1.6 billion in aggregate principal amount of its senior notes maturing in 2022 and 2024. The $800 million of 2022 senior notes and $800 million of 2024 senior notes will pay interest semiannually...

Trevali Mining Corp (TREVF.PK, TV.TO) on Thursday provided a status update on construction and mine-start activities at its wholly-owned Caribou mine and mill complex located in the Bathurst Mining Camp of northeastern New Brunswick, Canada. According to the company, both surface and underground...

Horizon Pharma Inc (HZNP) said Thursday its stockholders approved its acquisition of Vidara Therapeutics International plc. In March, Horizon agreed to buy Vidara through a reverse merger for stock and cash valued at about $660 million. Vidara is a privately-held, profitable specialty pharmaceutical...

Napco Security Technologies, Inc. (NSSC) said Thursday that its board of directors has authorized the repurchase of up to 1 million of the approximately 19.4 million shares outstanding. The repurchase will be made from time to time in the open market or in privately negotiated transactions subject...

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is set to price its initial public offering and is expected to gain up to $25 billion, reports said. The company will announce pricing today after the U.S. market close and begin trading on Friday on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol 'BABA'. On...

El Paso Electric Co. (EE) said that Mary Kipp, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, has been appointed as President of the company. Kipp has been with El Paso Electric since December 2007, and has held various positions and has overseen several departments at the Company,...

Environmental Tectonics Corp. (ETCC) Thursday announced that it is making a management transition. Lenfest has been named Chairman of the Board, and Robert Laurent, Jr. has been named chief executive officer, while continuing as President. The Chairman and Chief Executive Officer positions were...

Dune Energy Inc. (DUNR.OB) said that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Eos Petro Inc. (EOPT.OB) whereby Eos will acquire all of the outstanding shares of the Company for $0.30 per share in cash pursuant to an Agreement and Plan of Merger dated September 17, 2014. As per the terms of...

AT&T (T) said that customers can preorder the new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 at att.com - AT&T's fastest way to order, starting tomorrow, Sept. 19. The company said shipping for preorders is expected to begin Oct. 14 and full retail sales will be announced at a later date. AT&T was the first to launch...

Halozyme Therapeutics Inc. (HALO) said that SWOG will resume clinical trial of halozyme's PEGPH20 in combination with modified folfirinox for advanced pancreatic cancer. The company announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration or FDA has removed the clinical hold on patient enrollment and...

New Media Investment Group Inc. (NEWM) Thursday said it priced its public offering of 6.5 million shares of its common stock for gross proceeds of around $105,625,000, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and offering expenses payable by the company. In connection with the offering,...

Anixter International Inc. (AXE) announced that its wholly-owned operating subsidiary, Anixter Inc., will offer $400 million of senior notes due 2021 in an underwritten public offering. Anixter International Inc. will fully and unconditionally guarantee the notes, which will be unsecured obligations...

The Providence Service Corp. (PRSC) announced that it has agreed to acquire CCHN Group Holdings, Inc., or Matrix Medical Network for an aggregate purchase price of $400 million, comprised of $360 million in cash payable at closing and 946,722 shares of Providence common stock with a value of $40 million...

Intuitive Surgical Inc. (ISRG) Thursday said it obtained FDA clearance for use of the da Vinci S and da VinciSi Surgical Systems in benign, base of tongue resection procedures. These procedures involve removal or resection of non-cancerous or benign tissue at the base of the tongue, near the opening...

Kadant Inc. (KAI) announced that Thomas M. O'Brien, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer , will retire from the Company at the end of June 2015. The company has begun a search to identify a successor. Mr. O'Brien will hand off his duties as CFO once a successor has been named and will...