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Honeywell International Inc. (HON - Free Report) inked a fresh three-year contract with Asia Pacific’s biggest business aviation operator — Deer Jet — in a bid to extend the latter’s aircraft protection plan. Per the deal, Deer Jet will enroll nine aircrafts into Honeywell Mechanical Protection Plan (MPP) and additional 12 aircrafts in Honeywell Avionics Protection Plan (HAPP). Honeywell’s premium protection and maintenance service program, HAAP, offers cost effective and speedy avionics assistance to general, as well as business aviation operators.
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On Mar 5, we updated the research report on diversified industrial goods manufacturer, 3M Company (MMM - Free Report) . 3M remains focused on three key metrics namely, portfolio management, investment in innovation and business transformation. For portfolio management, 3M intends to concentrate on its most profit-making and fastest-growing businesses. To this effect, the company has taken steps to prune its businesses from 40 to 24.
United Technologies Corporation (UTX - Free Report) reported healthy fourth-quarter 2017 results driven by significant organic growth and diligent execution of operational plans. GAAP earnings from continuing operations for the reported quarter were $397 million or 50 cents per share compared with $1,013 million or $1.25 per share in the year-earlier quarter. Excluding restructuring and other non-recurring items, adjusted earnings for the reported quarter were $1.
On Jan 15, we updated the research report on diversified industrial goods manufacturer 3M Company (MMM - Free Report) . The company’s brands like Nexcare, Post-it, Scotch, Scotch-Brite, ScotchBlue and Filtrete are well recognized names in each household while being market leaders in their respective product categories. With continuous product innovations and investments in R&D, 3M aims to maintain a healthy organic growth.
UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corporation (UTX - Free Report) , recently made two new product launches at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show at Las Vegas in order to vie for a greater pie in the market and boost its revenues. Carrier Corporation, the world’s leading heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration systems provider, has unveiled a new residential climate control system.
In a concerted move to augment its leading position in the market and capitalize on higher revenue-generating potential, 3M Company’s (MMM - Free Report) Filtrete Brand has launched the industry’s first Bluetooth-enabled HVAC (heating, ventilation and cooling) home air filter named Filtrete Smart Air Filter. The Filtrete Brand focuses on developing products that improves air quality indoors. Filtrete Filters are meant to have an average duration of about three months.
Pratt & Whitney, an operating segment of United Technologies Corporation (UTX - Free Report) , recently delivered the first of 63 A321neo aircraft, powered by its PurePower Geared Turbofan engines to Vietjet airlines. With this delivery, Vietjet — Vietnam's largest airline — becomes the first Southeast Asian airline to own a A321neo aircraft. The Airbus A321neo is a narrow bodied, short to medium range, commercial airline that comes with more fuel efficient engines.
General Electric Company (GE - Free Report) is poised to introduce newer and smarter lighting technology solutions in 2018. Several of the new C by GE connected lighting solutions, which enhances the security and convenience of any room through voice control and scheduling, will be available in the commercial market in the latter half of the year. GE Lighting, one of the operating segments of GE, provides smart, cost efficient lighting solutions.
General Electric Company (GE - Free Report) intends to increase its ownership stake in Arcam AB from 76.2% to approximately 95%. The acquisition will be done by GE Sweden Holdings AB, a subsidiary of GE. It is a Swedish company within GE Aviation.
Dec 14 (Reuters) - British business supplies distributor Bunzl Plc forecast an about 15 percent rise in full-year group revenue, helped by new business wins in North America.
MFS International New Discovery R2 Fund (MIDRX - Free Report) seeks growth of capital. MIDRX invests its assets mainly in equity securities issued by foreign companies, including those involved in emerging markets. MIDRX may invest bulk of its assets in companies in a particular country, small number of countries, or a certain geographic region.
MFS International New Discovery R3 Fund (MIDHX - Free Report) seeks growth of capital. MIDHX invests bulk of its assets in equity securities of foreign companies, including those involved in emerging markets. MIDHX invests a bulk of its assets in one country or multiple countries.
2018-04-18 - Asif
History and Development of the Company The company's legal and commercial name is RedHill Biopharma Ltd. The company's company was incorporated on August 3, 2009, and was registered as a private company limited by shares under the laws of the State of Israel. The company's principal executive offices are located at 21 Ha’arba’a Street, Tel Aviv, Israel. In February 2011, the company completed its initial public offering in Israel, pursuant to which the company issued 14,302,300 Ordinary Shares, and 7,151,150 tradable Series 1 Warrants to purchase 7,151,150 Ordinary Shares for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately $14 million. On December 27, 2012, the company completed the listing of its ADSs on the NASDAQ Capital Market. The company's Ordinary Shares are traded on the Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange under the symbol “RDHL,” and its ADSs are traded on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the same symbol "RDHL". The company's capital expenditures for the years ended December 31, 2...
2018-04-16 - Asif
Overview SCYNEXIS, Inc. is a biotechnology company committed to positively impacting the lives of patients suffering from difficult-to-treat and often life-threatening infections by delivering innovative anti-infective therapies. SCYNEXIS is developing its lead product candidate, SCY-078, as the first representative of a novel oral and intravenous (IV) triterpenoid antifungal family in clinical development for the treatment of several serious fungal infections, including invasive candidiasis, invasive aspergillosis, refractory invasive fungal infections and vulvovaginal candidiasis (VVC). SCY-078 is a structurally distinct glucan synthase inhibitor that has been shown to be effective in vitro and in vivo against a broad range of human fungi pathogens such as Candida and Aspergillus species, including multidrug-resistant strains, as well as Pneumocystis species. Candida and Aspergillus species are the fungi responsible for approximately 85% of all invasive fungal infections in t...
2018-04-16 - Asif
Business History Enertopia Corp. was formed on November 24, 2004 under the laws of the State of Nevada and commenced operations on November 24, 2004. From inception until April 2010, the company were primarily engaged in the acquisition and exploration of natural resource properties. Beginning in April 2010, the company began its entry into the renewable energy sector by purchasing an interest in a solar thermal design and installation company. In late summer 2013, the company began its entry into medicinal marijuana business. During its 2014 fiscal year end its activities in the clean energy sector were discontinued. During fiscal 2015 its activities in the Medicinal Marijuana sector were discontinued. During fiscal 2016 its activities in the Women’s personal healthcare sector were discontinued. The Company is actively pursuing business opportunities in the resource sector, whereby the company signed a definitive agreement for a Lithium Brine Project in May 2016. In May ...
2018-04-15 - Asif
Overview The company's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. The company's top priority is to build useful and engaging products that enable people to connect and share with friends and family through mobile devices, personal computers, and other surfaces. The company also help people discover and learn about what is going on in the world around them, enable people to share their opinions, ideas, photos and videos, and other activities with audiences ranging from their closest friends to the public at large, and stay connected everywhere by accessing its products, including: Facebook enables people to connect, share, discover, and communicate with each other on mobile devices and personal computers. There are a number of different ways to engage with people on Facebook, the most important of which is News Feed which displays an algorithmically-ranked series of stories and advertisements individualized for each pers...
2018-04-12 - Asif
Business Overview Verastem is a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing drugs to improve the survival and quality of life of cancer patients. The company's most advanced product candidates, duvelisib and defactinib, utilize a multi-faceted approach to treat cancers originating either in the blood or major organ systems. Verastem is currently evaluating these compounds in both preclinical and clinical studies as potential therapies for certain cancers, including leukemia, lymphoma, lung cancer, ovarian cancer, mesothelioma, and pancreatic cancer. The company believe that these compounds may be beneficial as therapeutics either as single agents or when used in combination with immuno-oncology agents or other current and emerging standard of care treatments in aggressive cancers that are poorly served by currently available therapies. Duvelisib targets the Phosphoinositide 3-kinase (PI3K) signaling pathway. The PI3K signaling pathway plays a centr...