“I think a lot of innovation comes from smaller companies, this will be an even bigger trend in the future,” says Fibrocell CEO Pernock, whose own company is focused on treatments for skin diseases and conditions.
On Thursday, September 6, executives and guests of Houston, Texas-based Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (NYSE: ATW) will visit the New York Stock Exchange to mark the company’s 15th anniversary of trading on the NYSE.
To mark this occasion, Atwood Oceanics President and Chief Executive Officer Rob Saltiel will ring The Closing Bell.
Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (NYSE: ATW)
Atwood Oceanics, Inc. is an international offshore drilling contractor engaged in the drilling and completion of exploratory and developmental oil and gas wells. The company currently owns 10 mobile offshore drilling units and is constructing two ultra-deepwater drillships and three high-specification jackups for deliveries in 2012, 2013 and 2014. The company was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas. Atwood Oceanics,...
Breakfast Bites; The ECB’s announcement of specifics regarding their bond buying program in addition to some positive economic data in the job market and manufacturing sector, have the markets trading in positive territory, propelling the S&P 500 to the highest level since 2008
ECB President Mario Draghi said the new bond-buying program, called Monetary Outright Transactions (MOT), aimed at the secondary market, would "safeguard the monetary policy transmission in all countries in the euro zone area."
Planned firings decreased 37% from August 2011 to 32,239, the fewest for any month since December 2010 says Challenger, Gray & Christmas
The 201,000 increase in ADP private sector employment was the biggest gain in 5 months easing concerns that the U.S. job market may be stalling.
Jobless Claims decreased by 12,000 to 365,000 in the week ending September 1st, the fewest in a...
On Thursday, September 6, executives and guests of the German-American Committee of Greater New York, will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in recognition of German-American Friendship Month and the 55th Annual German-American Steuben Parade.
To celebrate this special occasion, Miss German-America, Kirsten Mueller, will ring the opening bell, joined by Norbert Schramm, Olympic Figure Skater and Grand Marshal of the 2012 Steuben Parade, and Lars Halter, General Chairman of the Steuben Parade.
The 55th German-American Steuben Parade will be held on Saturday, Sept. 15 at 12 noon on Fifth Avenue.
Now in its 55th year, the German-American Steuben Parade will once again bring tens of thousands of spectators to Fifth Avenue to cheer for a variety of marchers from both, Germany and the United States. There are dozens of marching...
Ahead of the Bell: Dow futures are trading up 70 points and S&P futures are trading up 8 points on expectations the European Central Bank will announce another round of bond repurchase to lower borrowing costs for the region's troubled nations. Investors have been holding on to hopes since mid-summer, when ECB President, Mario Draghi promised to do whatever it takes to save the euro. The central bank is holding its monetary policy meeting today, and a decision on its new bond-buying program is expected.
On the economic calendar today, the Labor Department will release weekly jobless claims before the market opens, economists are forecasting 370K compared with 374K for the previous week. ADP Employment report for August will also be out prior to the opening bell, 149K is anticipated, 163K was reported in July. ISM non-manufacturing index for August will be out after the opening bell, a...
Today Jacqueline Zuidweg, the Businesswoman of the Year, will announce the winner of the 2012 Student Entrepreneur Prize.
The six finalists will visit the Amsterdam exchange just before the exciting awards ceremony. This year marks the fifth time the prize has been awarded. The organizers of the Student Entrepreneurs Prize include ABN AMRO, The Netherlands Chamber of Commerce, and the Ministry of Economic Affairs. Francis Meskers, project manager of the Student Entrepreneur Prize sounds the gong.