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The company's offerings for Lasik vision-repair procedures and cataract surgery were top notch, but it lacked a strong contact lens portfolio to market in parallel with surgical equipment. Abbott, a pharmaceutical company based out of Lake Bluff, Illinois, chose to exit the eye care segment called Abbott Medical Optics that makes lasers and other equipment used for cataract surgeries and laser vision correction procedures, which was not in synergy with its other businesses.
  • Oil firm before United States energy report

    Economia

    Likewise, stockpiles of distillates and gasoline including diesel and heating oil also surged, as per the EIA weekly data. The International Energy Agency on Tuesday indicated its predictions that the world's oil glut would disappear may have been premature, citing "wobbling" Asian oil demand and falling oil consumption in Europe.
  • Wells Fargo upgraded as recent stock selloff appears "excessive"

    Economia

    Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Wells Fargo & Co.in a report on Thursday, May 26th. It trades at an average volume of 19.98M shares versus 51.76M shares recorded at the end of last trading session. The Median price target for the stock is listed at $12.15. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink .
  • CFO Lending to pay out £34m for customer overcharging

    CFO Lending to pay out £34m for customer overcharging

    Economia

    CFO's redress consists of 31.9 million pounds written off outstanding balances with customers and 2.9 million pounds in cash payments to them. More than 97,000 customers will share almost £35m from a loan company that treated them unfairly.
  • Donald Trump scales back tax cuts in new economic plan

    Donald Trump scales back tax cuts in new economic plan

    Economia

    Trump's proposals are sharply different than those of his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton. Mr Trump's proposal, which he detailed in a speech in NY, would reduce the top individual rate to 33 per cent from the current 39.6 per cent. "My economic plan rejects the cynicism that says our labor force will keep declining, that our jobs will keep leaving and that our economy can never grow as it did once before", Trump added.
  • Slater & Gordon to sue over United Kingdom acquisition

    Slater & Gordon to sue over United Kingdom acquisition

    Economia

    The group added: "Watchstone conducted a professional and transparent disposal process of the Professional Services Division assisted and advised by leading specialists". The statement added: 'S&G has previously informed the ASX that £50m of the purchase price for the acquisition would be held in escrow against warranty claims that may arise under the Share Purchase Agreement.
  • NASA launches sampling mission to potentially risky asteroid

    Economia

    While addressing media at KSC, Nye said that all of them are very excited regarding the mission, as it will increase their understanding and knowledge about the initial stages of the solar system. The world's first asteroid sample-return spacecraft was Japan's Hayabusa 1, which successfully brought back thousands of dust grains from the asteroid 25143 Itokawa after a seven-year space trip.
  • Monte Paschi: Marco Morelli nuovo amministratore delegato. Tononi si dimette da Presidente

    Monte Paschi: Marco Morelli nuovo amministratore delegato. Tononi si dimette da Presidente

    Economia

    L'ad uscente Fabrizio Viola lo supporterà nel passaggio di consegne fino al 15 ottobre prossimo. Marco Morelli prende il posto di Fabrizio Viola . Nel frattempo il banchiere romano potrà sciogliere il nodo del coinvolgimento o meno dei titolari di bond subordinati (proponendo una conversione volontaria in azioni che limiterebbe non di poco l'entità della ricapitalizzazione da 5 miliardi) e magari trovare qualche investitore di peso ( anchor investor ) disposto a scommettere sul ...
  • Colonial Pipeline announces construction of temporary pipeline

    Economia

    McElhannon said stations were busy with people fueling up in preparation for the work week. Stations were crowded with people preparing for Monday's commute, he said, but he didn't think people were hoarding. Many gas station employees said they are unsure when the next shipment of gas will be coming in. We are getting a lot of messages about gas stations in East Alabama running out of gas, which could be an effect of a pipeline spill in Alabama .
  • Atlas V launches with NASA OSIRIS-REx spacecraft on board

    Economia

    If you're thinking this sounds a bit like the plot from the 1998 sci-fi flick "Armageddon", you would be right, but without Bruce Willis (there won't be any people on this spacecraft) and without space shuttles. "Today, we celebrate a huge milestone for this remarkable mission , and for this mission team", said NASA Administrator Charles Bolden. "We think those organic molecules were critical for the formation of life on our planet", Lauretta said.
  • Acacia Mining PLC (ACA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Beaufort Securities

    Economia

    Deutsche Bank AG reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Acacia Mining PLC in a research report on Monday, July 25th. Haitong Securities have set their target price at 470 GBX on its stock. The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, November 24th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 643 ($8.56) per share, with a total value of £8,333.28 ($11,099.20).
  • Google, Yahoo, Microsoft To Block Info On Sex Determination

    Google, Yahoo, Microsoft To Block Info On Sex Determination

    Economia

    Directed by the court, the centre met with the search engine giants, who agreed to put the auto block system in place. Last year, the apex court had asked the search engines to respond to the allegations that they were violating Indian laws and a court order by not blocking advertisements on sex determination of a foetus.