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Posts from March 2012

Interview with Phillip Frost, M.D., Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of OPKO Health

March 26th, 2012 by John Eastman | Interview

OPKO Health Inc. (NYSE: OPK) is a pharmaceutical and diagnostics company headquartered in Miami, FL that develops and commercializes novel and proprietary technologies. These include molecular diagnostics tests, vaccines to diagnose, treat, and prevent neurological disorders, infectious diseases, oncology, and ophthalmologic diseases. The company works in the United States, Chile, and Mexico and is headed […]


United Parcel Service reaches far for extensive growth

March 26th, 2012 by Black and White Program Staff | Report

United Parcel Service, Inc. has entered into an agreement to purchase Dutch firm TNT Express  for $6.85 billion (U.S.) (5.2 billion euros) extending its reach to become a powerful market presence in Europe and worldwide. The move will boost UPS’s worldwide revenue to an estimated $60 billion, up from $53 billion in 2011. According to […]


Who killed the monster?

March 10th, 2012 by Kyle Rankin | Report

At one time, Monster Worldwide Inc. the online recruiting service and arguably the world’s largest internet jobs board, was valued at approximately $7.5 billion (going back to 2006 market valuations). Its current valuation is closer to 1 billion. A current effort reported in multiple finance related news portals has Monster trying to be acquired by […]