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Specialty chemicals company Albemarle Corp (ALB) on Thursday said it would increase global prices for elemental bromine and bromine derivatives by 30%, effective immediately, or as contracts allow. Albemarle said the price increases are necessary to ensure investment in customer technical support,...

Spirit Realty Capital Inc (SRC) on Thursday said it has appointed Phillip Joseph, Jr. as chief financial officer. Joseph replaces Michael Bender, who has been appointed to the newly formed position of chief accounting officer, the company said. Both appointments become effective April 20. Joseph...

TriplePoint Venture Growth BDC Corp (TPVG) on Thursday said it is commencing a public offering of 6.5 million of its common shares. TPVG also plans to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 975,000 shares. The company said it plans to use the net proceeds from the...

Home furnishings retailer Restoration Hardware Holdings Inc (RH) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net earnings of $42.5 million or $1.02 per share compared with $26.6 million or $0.65 per share last year. Revenues for the quarter were up 24% at $582.7 million compared with $471.7 million in the...

Video-game retailer GameStop Corp. (GME) reported net income for the fourth quarter of $244.1 million or $2.23 per share, compared to $220.5 million or $1.89 per share for the year-ago quarter. Excluding items, adjusted net income for the fourth quarter was $235.5 million or $2.15 per share, compared...

Apparel company Oxford Industries Inc (OXM) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net earnings of $15.8 million or $0.96 per share compared with $15 million or $0.91 per share last year. Excluding items, adjusted earnings for the quarter were $1.08 per share compared with $0.89 per share a year ago. Revenues...

RBC Bearings Inc. (ROLL) said Thursday that it has agreed to buy the Sargent Aerospace & Defense business of Dover Corp. (DOV) for $500 million. The deal, which will be financed through a combination of cash on hand and senior debt, is expected to close in the second calendar quarter of 2015. Headquartered...

Windstream Holdings Inc. (WIN) announced that its board has given final approval for the tax-free spinoff of select telecommunications network assets into Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. or CS&L, which will become an independent publicly traded real estate investment trust or REIT. In addition,...

AT&T Inc. (T) said that, starting on March 27, Samsung Galaxy S 6 and Galaxy S 6 edge can be pre-ordered from its website and its retail locations in Black Sapphire, White Pearl or Gold Platinum and select from 32GB, 64GB or 128GB storage options. Pricing starts at $22.84 per month on AT&T Next 243...

UBIC, Inc. (UBIC) announced that, for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2015, on a consolidated basis, the company now expects sales to be approximately 6.20 billion yen; and operating income to be approximately 280 million yen. The company previously expected sales to be approximately 6.00 billion yen;...

PTC Inc. (PTC) announced that Robert Schechter has assumed the role of chairman of the company's Board of Directors. Schechter succeeds Donald Grierson, who will continue to serve on PTC's board. Schechter, a PTC director since 2009, is former CEO of NMS Communications Corporation. He has considerable...

Shares of ConAgra Foods, Inc. (CAG) were gaining more than 3 percent or $1.06 at $36 in the pre-market trading Thursday, after the company's quarterly earnings topped analysts' estimates and it provided encouraging outlook. Click...

Immune Design (IMDZ) announced the dosing of patients in a Phase 1b clinical trial of CMB305, an immuno-oncology product candidate generated from the company's ZVexTM and GLAASTM platforms. The Phase 1b open label, multi-center trial is designed to evaluate the safety and tolerability, immunogenicity,...

Shire plc (SHPG, SHP.L) and Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center announced a three-year, broad research collaboration for rare diseases. According to both the companies, the goal of the collaboration is to discover and develop novel therapies to treat rare diseases with high unmet medical...

Digi International Inc. (DGII), Thursday announced the appointment of Michael Goergen as senior vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer, effective April 20. Goergen will replace Steven Snyder who has announced his retirement. Goergen has been serving as senior vice president of Finance...

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