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Friday 18 April 2014

CompanySymbolDate AnnouncedClosing ValueLast PriceLast VolumeClosing DateProfit Annualised Profit
Belo CorpBLC6/13/2013$13.75$13.74684,77312/31/20130.070
Analysts International CorpANLY8/28/2013$6.45$6.443,90012/31/20130.160
Equal Energy LtdEQU12/9/2013$5.43$4.69220,9603/31/201415.780
Home Federal Bancorp IncHOME10/23/2013$16.57$15.0613,3493/31/201410.050
Rda Microelectronics IncRDA11/11/2013$18.50$17.84109,0383/31/20143.70
Investors Capital Holdings LtdICH10/28/2013$7.39$7.0519,8853/31/20144.820
Exceed Co LtdEDS12/2/2013$1.78$1.64114,2063/31/20148.540
KKR Financial Holdings LLCKFN12/16/2013$11.82$11.781,286,6733/31/20140.310
Gentium S.p.A.GENT12/19/2013$57.00$55.0414,0593/31/20143.560
Pacer International, IncPACR1/6/2014$9.00$8.96815,6583/31/20140.450
Hi-Tech Pharmacal CoHITK8/27/2013$43.50$43.49149,9714/18/20140.020
Sterling Financial CorpSTSA9/11/2013$31.50$33.61177,5394/18/2014-6.280
Tower Financial CorpTOFC9/10/2013$16.99$23.611,2194/25/2014-28.03-1461.59
Beam IncBEAM1/13/2014$83.50$83.284,674,8224/28/20140.269.64
The Hallwood Group IncHWG6/5/2013$13.00$12.201,3504/30/20146.56199.45
United Financial Bankcorp, IncUBNK11/15/2013$18.08$18.0815,2064/30/20140-0.1
Nicholas Financial IncNICK12/18/2013$16.00$15.8213,5014/30/20141.1434.61
ATMI IncATMI2/4/2014$34.00$33.97559,4304/30/20140.092.69
Washington Banking CoWBCO10/23/2013$17.61$17.6112,1975/1/20140.020.48
ChinaEdu CorporationCEDU12/31/2013$7.00$6.9813,8075/15/20140.293.87
NTS, IncNTS10/21/2013$2.00$1.9719,1385/19/20141.5217.93
WSP Holdings LimitedWH2/21/2013$3.20$2.788,9395/31/201415.11128.24
EPL Oil & Gas IncEPL3/12/2014$39.05$38.78819,1926/3/20140.75.54
LCA-Vision IncLCAV2/13/2014$5.37$5.3575,9356/20/20140.372.17
Taylor Capital Group IncTAYC7/15/2013$22.80$22.8429,8576/30/2014-0.16-0.81
Firstbank CorpFBMI8/15/2013$20.81$18.553,9856/30/201412.1860.92
China Hydroelectric CorporationCHC1/13/2014$3.51$3.4132,4366/30/20142.9314.66
Brookfield Office Properties IncBPO12/20/2013$19.42$19.79468,4546/30/2014-1.87-9.35
ArthroCare CorpARTC2/3/2014$48.25$48.50789,5326/30/2014-0.52-2.58
Giant Interactive Group Inc (ADR)GA3/17/2014$13.00$11.691,246,9276/30/201411.2156.03
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers IncJOSB3/11/2014$65.00$64.47810,2676/30/20140.824.11
LSI CorpLSI12/16/2013$11.15$11.094,002,8516/30/20140.542.71
Responsys IncMKTG12/20/2013$27.00$26.983,750,6816/30/20140.070.37
Tower Group IncTWGP1/6/2014$3.00$2.61302,1896/30/201414.9474.71
Teche Holding CompanyTSH1/13/2014$77.46$76.821,2846/30/20140.834.16
North Valley BancorpNOVB1/21/2014$22.88$22.7018,0446/30/20140.814.06
Jefferson Bancshares IncJFBI1/23/2014$8.00$7.808156/30/20142.5612.82
VantageSouth Bancshares IncVSB1/27/2014$6.08$6.2511,0466/30/2014-2.8-14
Texas Industries IncTXI1/28/2014$88.44$88.48187,0026/30/2014-0.05-0.24
Ninetowns Internet Technology Group Co Ltd ADSNINE1/29/2014$1.80$1.724,6196/30/20144.6523.26
Accelrys IncACCL1/30/2014$12.50$12.49166,8236/30/20140.080.4
AMCOL International CorporationACO2/12/2014$45.75$45.75186,5896/30/201400
Forest Laboratories, IncFRX2/18/2014$91.96$90.292,268,2276/30/20141.849.22
Zale CorporationZLC2/19/2014$21.00$21.12554,4066/30/2014-0.57-2.84
Coastal Contacts IncCOA2/27/2014$11.21$11.2562,2556/30/2014-0.4-2
Hastings Entertainment, IncHAST3/17/2014$3.00$2.943,2006/30/20142.0410.2
Schawk, IncSGK3/17/2014$20.40$20.4069,4016/30/20140-0.02
Vocus IncVOCS4/7/2014$18.00$17.99554,8886/30/20140.060.28
Zygo CorporationZIGO4/11/2014$19.25$19.25356,2776/30/201400
ConnectOne Bancorp IncCNOB1/21/2014$49.06$48.956,7287/31/20140.230.8
Noah Education Holdings LtdNED4/2/2014$2.85$2.776,2088/15/20142.898.86
Yongye International, IncYONG4/9/2014$7.10$6.96217,3108/15/20142.016.17
AutoNavi Holdings Ltd (ADR)AMAP4/11/2014$21.00$20.70684,0139/30/20141.453.21
Chindex International, IncCHDX2/18/2014$19.50$22.97168,0279/30/2014-15.11-33.42
Emeritus CorporationESC2/20/2014$29.74$29.35402,7969/30/20141.342.97
DFC Global CorpDLLR4/2/2014$9.50$9.452,268,7439/30/20140.531.17
Nordion IncNDZ3/28/2014$11.75$11.29949,2129/30/20144.079.01
Questcor Pharmaceuticals, IncQCOR4/7/2014$85.76$78.462,535,3369/30/20149.320.57
OBA Financial Services IncOBAF4/8/2014$22.73$21.9754,6519/30/20143.447.61
FedFirst Financial CorporationFFCO4/14/2014$23.76$21.651,9839/30/20149.7421.55
Hudson City Bancorp, IncHCBK8/27/2012$10.22$9.933,112,05612/31/20142.934.17
UNS Energy CorpUNS12/11/2013$60.25$60.19129,72612/31/20140.10.14
SWS Group, IncSWS4/1/2014$7.79$7.7260,92012/31/20140.911.3
Time Warner Cable IncTWC2/13/2014$141.36$135.623,429,91112/31/20144.246.01
Foster Wheeler AGFWLT2/13/2014$34.16$33.50876,44312/31/20141.962.79
TriQuint SemiconductorTQNT2/24/2014$13.32$13.305,811,92612/31/20140.120.17
Safeway IncSWY3/6/2014$36.15$34.112,158,26412/31/20145.988.49
Linedata Services SALIN3/21/2014$24.54$23.65260,2433/31/20153.773.96

16 April 2014 - Merger added today is FFCO (FedFirst Financial Corporation)

One new merger acquisitions added today:
  • FFCO: FedFirst Financial Corporation
CB Financial, FedFirst merger adds strengths, creates some overlap

15 April 2014 - Mergers added today ZIGO (Zygo Corporation) and AMAP (AutoNavi Holdings Ltd)

Two new merger acquisitions added today:
  • ZIGO: Zygo Corporation
  • AMAP: AutoNavi Holdings Ltd (ADR)
Zygo Corp. (ZIGO) Leaped To A New High After Merger Announcement
Alibaba To Acquire AutoNavi For About $1.5 Bln