Company News for February 8, 2012 - Corporate Summary

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•    Share prices of Coinstar Inc. (NASDAQ: CSTR ) surged 13.79% a day after the automated solution provider announced it was teaming up with Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ ) to compete with Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX ). Separately, Coinstar said it will buy NCR Corp's (NYSE: NCR ) DVD service business

•    Global manufacturer of electric motors and controls Regal-Beloit Corporation's. (NYSE: RBC ) shares advanced 6.93% after the company's fourth-quarter profit and sales figures came in above market expectations

•    Leggett & Platt Inc's. (NYSE: LEG ) shares dropped 5.94% to close at $22.00 after the international diversified manufacturer's fourth-quarter earnings fell by  72%

•    Sears Holding Co's. (NASDAQ: SHLD ) share prices advanced 6.17% following speculation that the retailer was working along with banking giant Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS ) to identify a buyer

•    Shares of Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO ) gained slightly by 0.76% to end the day at $68.55 after the soft drink company's fourth quarter earnings topped estimates. Separately, the company also announced a cost saving program

•    Share prices of global payments company MasterCard (NYSE: MA ) rose marginally to close the day at $392.91 after it said it will double its quarterly dividend


 
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