Company News for November 22, 2011 - Corporate Summary

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•    Hewlett-Packard Company's (NYSE: HPQ ) fourth quarter earnings per share came in at $1.17, higher than the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.13 per share

•    Transatlantic Holdings Inc. (NYSE: TRH ) has consented to be acquired by Alleghany in a stock-and-cash deal that is valued at roughly $3.4 billion

•    Tyson Foods Inc. (NYSE: TSN ) posted fourth-quarter and fiscal 2011 adjusted earnings per share of $0.26 cents and $1.97, respectively. Fourth quarter earnings failed to beat the Zacks Estimate of $0.31 a share

•    Tech Data Corp. (NASDAQGS: TECD ) reported third quarter 2012 earnings of $1.26 per share that missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate by a penny

•    eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY ) announced the acquisition of  Hunch's innovative team and technology

•    Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BRCD ) reported fourth quarter earnings per share of $0.16, ahead of the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.06 a share

•    Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD ) has agreed to buy Pharmasset, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRUS ) for $11 billion in cash

•    UK-based publishing company Pearson will be buying Global Education & Technology Group Limited (NASDAQ: GEDU ) for $155 million in cash
 

 


 
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