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Sanderson Farms, Inc. Announces Pricing of Common Stock Offering

Sanderson Farms, Inc. Announces Pricing of Common Stock Offering

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  • March 31, 2010

LAUREL, Miss., Mar 31, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Sanderson Farms, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAFM) announced today the pricing of its underwritten registered public offering of 2,000,000 shares of its common stock. In connection with this offering, the Company has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 300,000 shares of... Read More

BLOOMBERG: Chirico’s 4am Ice Cream Seals $3 Billion Tommy Hilfiger Deal

BLOOMBERG: Chirico’s 4am Ice Cream Seals $3 Billion Tommy Hilfiger Deal

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  • March 16, 2010

by Cotten Timberlake (Bloomberg) -- It took Phillips-Van Heusen Corp. Chief Executive Officer Emanuel Chirico more than 2 years and 15 pints of ice cream to seal the $3 billion takeover of Tommy Hilfiger BV. “It just seemed natural to us,” Chirico, 52, said yesterday in an interview after announcing the agreement to buy the clothing comp... Read More

NY TIMES: Junk Bond Avalanche Looms for Credit Markets

NY TIMES: Junk Bond Avalanche Looms for Credit Markets

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  • March 15, 2010

By Nelson D. Schwartz When the Mayans envisioned the world coming to an end in 2012 — at least in the Hollywood telling —they didn’t count junk bonds among the perils that would lead to worldwide disaster. Maybe they should have, because 2012 also is the beginning of a three-year period in which more than $700 bi... Read More

EchoStar to Acquire Mexican Satellite Operator SATMEX (terminated)

EchoStar to Acquire Mexican Satellite Operator SATMEX (terminated)

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  • February 26, 2010

Satellite Services, L.L.C., a subsidiary of EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS), and Satelites Mexicanos, S.A. de C.V. (Satmex) announced today an agreement pursuant to which EchoStar will acquire an ownership interest in Satmex. Satmex is Mexico's leading satellite operator and delivers video, audio and data services to the Americas. MV... Read More