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LogMeIn Inc. (LOGM) announced the early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act (HSR Act) for its proposed merger with Citrix Systems Inc.'s (CTXS) GetGo subsidiary, a wholly owned subsidiary consisting of Citrix's GoTo family of products. Termination...

PerkinElmer Inc. (PKI) announced organizational changes effective October 3, 2016. PerkinElmer's Diagnostics business, focused on reproductive health, emerging market diagnostic solutions and applied genomics, will become a standalone business segment to better meet the needs of clinically-oriented...

Staples, Inc. (SPLS) said it has appointed Shira Goodman as its President and Chief Executive Officer as well as a member of its board of directors, with immediate effect. Goodman joined Staples in 1992. During her career at Staples, she has served in key leadership positions, including President,...

Caesars Entertainment Corp. (CZR) and Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. or "CEOC" and its Chapter 11 debtor subsidiaries announced that there are ongoing discussions among Caesars Entertainment, the Debtors and all of CEOC's major creditor constituencies to reach an agreement on a consensual...

Bank of America Corp. (BAC) plans to eliminate about a dozen senior positions at its corporate and investment banking operations in Asia, the second time the U.S. bank cuts jobs in the region this year, according to reports citing people with the matter. The reductions by the bank will involve managing...

CBOE Holdings Inc. (CBOE) said Monday that it agreed to acquire Bats Global Markets Inc. (BATS) in a cash and stock transaction valued at about $32.50 per Bats share, or a total of about $3.2 billion, consisting of 31% cash and 69% CBOE Holdings stock, based on CBOE Holdings' closing stock price of $70.30...

DURECT Corp. (DRRX) announced that its licensee, Pain Therapeutics (PTIE) has received a Complete Response Letter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for Pain Therapeutics' New Drug Application or NDA for REMOXY ER or oxycodone extended-release capsules CII. Based on its review, the FDA has determined...

TransCanada Corp.(TRP, TRP.TO) said that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Columbia Pipeline Group, Inc. has offered to acquire, for cash, all of the 53.84 million outstanding common units of the master limited partnership, Columbia Pipeline Partners, LP (CPPL) at a price of US$15.75 per common unit. The...

Shineco, Inc. Monday announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 1,713,190 common shares at a price of $4.50 per share. The company plans to list the share on Nasdaq and to begin trading on September 28 under the symbol "TYHT." Network 1 Financial Securities, Inc. acted as Underwriter...

Natus Medical Inc. (BABY) said that it has entered into a definitive agreement with GN Store Nord A/S (GN.CO) by which Natus will acquire the GN Otometrics business from GN Store Nord in an all cash transaction for $145 million. With annual revenue of approximately $110 million, Otometrics is a...

Array BioPharma (ARRY) and Pierre Fabre announced top-line results from Part 1 of the Phase 3 COLUMBUS (Combined LGX818 Used with MEK162 in BRAF Mutant Unresectable Skin Cancer) study evaluating LGX818 (encorafenib), a BRAF inhibitor, and MEK162 (binimetinib), a MEK inhibitor, in patients with BRAF-mutant...

GW Pharmaceuticals plc (GWPH, GWP.L) announced positive results of the second randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled Phase 3 clinical trial of its investigational medicine Epidiolex (cannabidiol or CBD) for the treatment of seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome or LGS, a rare and severe...

Pfizer Inc. (PFE) said that it determined the company is best positioned to maximize future shareholder value creation in its current structure and will not pursue splitting Pfizer Innovative Health and Pfizer Essential Health into two, separate publicly traded companies at this time. "With this decision,...

Fortis Inc. (FTS.TO), ITC Holdings Corp. (ITC) and GIC Private Ltd. Monday said the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has authorized the acquisition of ITC by Fortis and a subsidiary of GIC. The commission noted that the transaction is consistent with the public interest. As per the agreement,...

Cal-Maine Foods Inc. (CALM) reported a net loss of $30.9 million, or $0.64 per share, for the first quarter of fiscal 2017, compared to net income of $143.0 million, or $2.95 per share, for the first quarter of fiscal 2016. Dolph Baker, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Cal-Maine...

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