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Echelon Corp. (ELON) Friday said it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its Grid operations to S&T AG, a publicly traded European IT systems provider with a focus on smart energy products and services. Under the agreement, Echelon will receive approximately $5 million in upfront consideration,...

Petrofac Ltd. (POFCF.PK, POFCY.PK, PFC.L), an international oil & gas facilities service provider, Friday said Norman Murray, who has been Chairman since May 2011, has resigned from the Board and would step down as Chairman with immediate effect for compassionate reasons. Senior Independent Director,...

Tesco Corp. (TESOF, TESO) said its President and Chief Executive Officer Julio Quintana has elected to retire at the beginning of January 2015. In accordance with the company's succession plan, the board has designated Fernando Assing, currently Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer,...

Macquarie Infrastructure Co. (MIC) Thursday said it has completed the previously disclosed sale of its district energy business, Thermal Chicago, to an entity managed by Brookfield Infrastructure Group for $270 million. The company disclosed in the first quarter of 2014 that it had entered into an...

SemiLEDs Corp. (LEDS), a provider of vertical LED technology solutions, late Thursday announced sampling and volume availability of the first in its new Enhanced FlipChip, or EF, LED series. The series launches with the EF-B40, a blue 40-mil flip chip that simplifies the packaging and integration...

CHC Group Ltd. (HELI) announced definitive agreements for Clayton, Dubilier & Rice managed funds to invest $500 million in the company through the purchase of convertible preferred shares to be issued in a private placement. CHC plans to use proceeds from the investment primarily to reduce debt and...

Agrium Inc. (AGU.TO, AGU) said Thursday that Steve Douglas has accepted the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective November 3. Steve comes to Agrium from Brookfield Asset Management Inc. (BAM) where he was Senior Managing Partner and CFO of Brookfield Property Partners...

Ixia (XXIA) said Thursday that it has appointed Bethany Mayer as president and chief executive officer effective the day after the company becomes current in its periodic filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Mayer will also join Ixia's board of directors. Mayer brings over 25 years...

Aetna Inc. (AET) and Washington Hospital Healthcare System said Thursday that the two organizations have signed a new three-and-a-half year contract. The new contract, which takes effect on September 1, will give Aetna HMO, PPO and Medicare Advantage members in-network access to Washington Hospital...

MICROS Systems, Inc. (MCRS) reported net income for the fourth quarter of $56.0 million or $0.74 per share, compared to $42.0 million or $0.53 per share for the year-ago quarter. Excluding items, adjusted net income for the fourth quarter was $63.5 million or $0.84 per share, compared to $48.9 million...

Nordson Corp. (NDSN) Thursday reported third-quarter net income of $77.9 million or $1.21 per share, compared to $65.4 million or $1.01 per share in the comparable quarter last year. Adjusted earnings for the latest third quarter were $1.20 per share, up from $0.99 per share in the prior year quarter....

GameStop Corp. (GME) reported net income for the second quarter of $24.6 million or $0.22 per share, compared to $10.5 million or $0.09 per share in the year-ago quarter. Total global sales for the latest second quarter rose 25.1% to $1.73 billion from $1.38 billion in the prior year quarter. On...

Mentor Graphics Corp. (MENT) Thursday reported second-quarter net income attributable to company shareholders of $14.2 million or $0.13 per share, compared $24.0 million or $0.19 per share in the comparable quarter last year. Non-GAAP net income attributable to company shareholders were $16.5 million...

ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) reported net income for the fourth quarter of $27.1 million or $0.94 per share, compared to a net loss of $13.3 million or $0.48 per share for the prior year quarter. Excluding items, adjusted net income for the fourth quarter was $17.3 million or $0.60 per share, compared...

The Fresh Market, Inc. (TFM) Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $11.4 million or $0.24 per share, compared to $15.6 million or $0.32 per share in the same period last year. Adjusted earnings for the latest second quarter were $17.5 million or $0.36 per share. On average, 21 analysts polled...