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Blyth Inc (BTH), a direct to consumer marketing company, Tuesday that it and the founders and certain other preferred stockholders of its ViSalus network marketing subsidiary have reached an agreement in principle whereby the founders and those other preferred stockholders will exchange their shares...

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (RCL) said Tuesday it has agreed to sell its cruise ship Celebrity Century to Exquisite Marine Ltd, a holding company led by Ctrip.com International Ltd (CTRP). Royal Caribbean said the sale will result in a non-cash loss of about $20 million dollars, which would be be...

Aviat Networks Inc (AVNW) said Tuesday its net loss for the fourth quarter widened to $12 million or $0.20 per share from $5.8 million or $0.10 per share last year. Excluding items, adjusted loss for the quarter was $0.13 per share compared with earnings of $0.01 per share a year ago. Revenues...

Danaher Corp. (DHR) Tuesday said it has appointed Thomas Joyce, Jr. as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective September 9, implementing its leadership succession plan earlier than expected. The company in April had announced the retirement plans of Lawrence Culp, Jr. as president and chief...

Epizyme Inc (EPZM), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focusing on genetically defined cancers, said Tuesday its Chief Financial Officer Jason Rhodes would resign from the company, effective September 30. Rhodes will be joining a venture capital firm. The company has a search underway to...

Voya Financial Inc (VOYA) said Tuesday that ING Group entered into an agreement with a syndicate of underwriters to sell Voya Financial common stock in an underwritten public offering. Voya Financial will not be issuing or selling common stock, and will not receive any proceeds from the offering. In...

Investment banking firm Jefferies Group LLC, a part of diversified holding company Leucadia National Corp (LUK), said Tuesday it expects to report third-quarter net earnings of $82 million and revenue of $835 million. Results for the quarter mainly reflect investment banking revenue of $461 million,...

Flextronics International Ltd. (FLEX) Tuesday said its shareholders approved the purchase of up to 20 percent of its outstanding shares. The company's board authorized the management to purchase up to $500 million of shares. The company has purchased about $1.7 billion or 247 million of its shares...

Millennial Media (MM), Tuesday said it appointed Andrew Jeanneret as Chief Financial Officer. eanneret has served as the Company's Senior Vice President of Accounting and Chief Accounting Officer since 2011. He will continue to work out of the company's Baltimore-based headquarters and report directly...

Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals Inc. (TTPH) Tuesday said a late-stage study of eravacycline for the treatment of urinary tract infections showed better results compared to standard treatment. Shares of the company gained 7 percent in after-hours trade, following the news. The top-line results from IGNITE...

Guidewire Software Inc (GWRE), a provider of software for the insurance industry, Tuesday reported a better-than-expected increase in fourth-quarter profit, helped by a 22% increase in revenue. Following the results, the company's stock gained 10 percent in after-hours trade. CEO Marcus Ryu said the...

Consumer products company Helen of Troy Ltd (HELE) Tuesday provided weak guidance for the second quarter and slashed its adjusted earnings outlook for the full year, citing a weak retail environment. Following the announcement, shares of the company slid 9 percent in after-hours trade. For fiscal...

Buckeye Partners L.P. (BPL) said Tuesday it agreed to acquire an 80 percent interest in a company that will be owned jointly with Trafigura AG for $860 million. The company ("Buckeye Texas Partners") and its subsidiaries will own and operate a vertically integrated system of midstream assets including...

TE Connectivity Ltd (TEL) said Tuesday it has completed the acquisition of American Sensor Technologies Inc. American Sensor is a maker of pressure and position sensing solutions with 2013 revenues of about $20 million. TE said the deal further expands its portfolio of sensors and sensor systems.

TDS Telecom, a unit of Telephone and Data Systems Inc (TDS), said Tuesday it completed the purchase of substantially all of the assets of BendBroadband, a cable and broadband company headquartered in Bend, Oregon, for a purchase price of $261 million. In May, Telephone and Data Systems announced its...