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December 11, 2012
09:15 EDTAIG, DG, SOMX, PTX, TNS, GDI, SPWOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
HIGHER AFTER ACQUISITIONS: Somaxon Pharmaceuticals (SOMX), up 103%, to be acquired by Pernix Therapeutics (PTX) in a stock-for-stock deal... TNS (TNS), up 45%, to be acquired by Siris Capital for $21/share in cash... ALSO HIGHER: Gardner Denver (GDI), up 4.3% after Reuters says company in exclusive buyout talks with SPX Corp. (SPW)... AIG (AIG), up 2.7% after Treasury offers remaining stake for sale... LOWER AFTER EARNINGS: Dollar General (DG), down 2%... ALSO LOWER: SPX Corp., down 6.3% after Reuters report of potential purchase of GDI.
News For AIG;DG;SOMX;PTX;TNS;GDI;SPW From The Last 14 Days
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October 21, 2014
17:27 EDTDGFamily Dollar certifies substantial compliance with FTC
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14:09 EDTAIGThird Point discloses new positions in eBay, Alibaba, exit from Sony
In its Q3 investor letter, Third Point says it established a "significant" position in eBay (EBAY). Dan Loeb's hedge fund also revealed it has established a significant direct investment in Alibaba (BABA) shares now that the company is public. Third Point also said it is now one of Amgen's (AMGN) largest shareholders. During the quarter, Third Point exited its position in Sony (SNE) and reduced or exited other positions, including AIG (AIG), Hertz (HTZ) and Softbank (SFTBF), the firm stated in its letter. PRICE ACTION: Following the disclosures in the Third Point letter, Amgen is up 4%, eBay is up 2.3% and Alibaba is up 3.8%, while Sony shares trading in New York are down nearly 1%.
October 20, 2014
06:38 EDTAIGAIG upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank upgraded AIG to Buy citing valuation following the recent pullback in shares. Deutsche believes concerns that Starr International could succeed in its trial against the U.S. Government are overblown. It raised its price target for AIG shares to $60 from $59.
October 17, 2014
16:09 EDTDGElliott Advisors expresses concerns over Family Dollar merger, nominates slate
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10:00 EDTDGOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
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08:14 EDTAIGAIG unlikely to be forced to indemnify government, says Bernstein
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08:11 EDTDGDollar General initiated with a Buy at Stifel
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October 16, 2014
07:04 EDTDGDollar General to build new distribution center in San Antonio, TX
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October 14, 2014
06:31 EDTPTXPernix Therapeutics management to meet with Needham
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October 10, 2014
16:17 EDTDGDollar General receives second request from FTC
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08:11 EDTDGFamily Dollar Q4 bad enough to justify merger, says FBR Capital
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