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Noble Energy, Inc. (NBL) said Tuesday that its Board of Directors has elected David Stover as President and Chief Executive Officer, succeeding Charles Davidson as CEO. Stover's election is consistent with the management succession plan disclosed in April when it was announced that Davidson would...

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (ABG) reported net income for the third quarter of $32.5 million or $1.08 per share, compared to $22.7 million or $0.73 per share for the year-ago quarter. Income from continuing operations for the third quarter was $32.4 million or $1.08 per diluted share, compared to...

IHS Inc. (IHS) said Tuesday that ti plans to offer $500 million in aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2022 in a private placement transaction. The company said it plans to use the net proceeds from the offering of the notes to repay all amounts outstanding under its existing $250 million...

Sonic Automotive, Inc. (SAH) reported net income for the third quarter of 24.7 million or $0.47 per share, compared to $23.3 million or $0.44 per share for the year-ago quarter. Income from continuing operations for the third quarter was $24.6 million or $0.47 per share, compared to $24.7 million...

Reinsurance Group of America, Inc. (RGA) said Tuesday that it has executed agreements to buy all of the stock of Aurora National Life Assurance Co., a life insurance subsidiary of Swiss Re. Aurora, which is part of Swiss Re's Admin Re business in the U.S., has about 82,000 policies in force and statutory...

Chemical company EI DuPont De Nemours & Co. (DD) said that it has complied at all times with applicable laws in its development and commercialization of HFO-1234yf, and it plans to defend vigorously against the European Commission's allegations and preliminary conclusions. This is one step in a long...

CEL-SCI Corp. (CVM), a late-stage oncology company, Tuesday said it has agreed to sell common stock and warrants in a registered direct offering to European investors at a combined price of $0.76 for aggregate gross proceeds of a little over $1 million. For every four shares sold, the company will...

Royal Gold, Inc.'s (RGLD, RGL.TO) wholly owned subsidiary, RGLD Gold AG, has signed a $175 million gold stream transaction with Euromax Resources Ltd. (EOX.V) that would finance a significant portion of the construction of the Ilovitza gold-copper project in Macedonia. As per the stream transaction,...

Atlantic Power Corp. (AT, ATP.TO) said its board reaffirmed that, at the present time, the interests of the Company and its stakeholders are best served by continuing to operate as an independent company and executing the Company's business plan, including the objectives of enhancing the value of its...

Boston Scientific Corp. (BSX) Tuesday said its surgical leads - CoverEdge 32 and CoverEdge X 32 - have received U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval as well as the CE Mark from European Union to provide software-guided stimulation to the spinal cord for relieving pain. The company said CoverEdge...

The European Commission has found that two international banks, Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc. (RBS, RBS.L) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), participated in an illegal bilateral cartel aimed at influencing the Swiss franc Libor benchmark interest rate between March 2008 and July 2009. The banks agreed...

Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. (TNXP) said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared its Investigational New Drug application to study TNX-201 for the treatment of episodic tension-type headache. Tonix will evaluate the safety, tolerability, and pharmacokinetics of TNX-201 in a healthy...

Eli Lilly and Co. (LLY) Tuesday said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration or FDA has accepted its filing of New Drug Application or NDA for empagliflozin plus immediate-release metformin hydrochloride fixed-dose combination, which is an investigational compound being studied for the treatment of adults...

Agios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AGIO) said it has initiated a Phase 1/2 multicenter study of AG-221 in patients with advanced solid tumors, including gliomas, as well as angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma that carry an isocitrate dehydrogenase-2 or IDH2 mutation. The study would enroll patients who have...

Industrial equipment maker Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) posted third-quarter net income of $531 million, or $1.34 per share, compared to $452 million, or $1.01 per share, in the comparable quarter last year. The firm reported earnings from continuing operations of $507 million or $1.28 per share,...