Company News for June 14, 2013 - Corporate Summary

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•    Empire Co. announced it was purchasing Safeway Inc.'s (NYSE: SWY ) Canadian assets for $5.7 billion, following which shares of the company surged 7.4%

•    Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI ) revealed its intentions of buying Belo Corp (NYSE: BLC ) for $1.5 billion. Following this announcement, shares of Gannet surged 34% while shares of Belo spiked 28.3%

•    Shares of Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE: WMB ) dropped 1% following an explosion and a fire at one of its chemical plants in Louisiana

•    Following the U.S. Supreme Court's order that human genes cannot be patented, shares of Myriad Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: MYGN ) dropped 5.6%



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