(BHP) Company News for July 18, 2011 – Corporate Summary

•    BHP Billiton Ltd. (NYSE:BHP) said it will be acquiring Petrohawk Energy Corporation (NYSE:HK) for $12.1 billion

•    Investor Carl Icahn offered to buy Clorox Corporation (NYSE:CLX) for $12.6 billion. Shareholders of Clorox are to get $76.50 per share in cash under the terms of the offer

•    Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NASDAQ:TEVA) announced the completion of the acquisition of effectively 100% of the outstanding shares of Taiyo Pharmaceutical Industry Co. Ltd. for $934 million in cash

•    Mattel Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT) reported second quarter 2011 earnings of $0.23 per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $0.16 per share and the year-ago quarter earnings of $0.14 per share

•    News Corp. (NASDAQ:NWS) reported that Rebekah Brooks, News International Chief Executive Officer, will resign immediately

•    Sterne Agee initiated coverage of Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. (NASDAQ:AERL) with a “Buy” rating

•    JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) upgraded Rock-Tenn Co. (NYSE:RKT) to “Overweight” rating from a “Neutral” rating

•    Janney Montgomery initiated coverage on OpenTable, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPEN) with a Neutral rating

BHP BILLITN LTD (BHP): Free Stock Analysis Report

CLOROX CO (CLX): Free Stock Analysis Report

PETROHAWK EGY (HK): Free Stock Analysis Report

JPMORGAN CHASE (JPM): Free Stock Analysis Report

MATTEL INC (MAT): Free Stock Analysis Report

NEWS CORP INC (NWS): Free Stock Analysis Report

OPENTABLE INC (OPEN): Free Stock Analysis Report

ROCK-TENN CO (RKT): Free Stock Analysis Report

TEVA PHARM ADR (TEVA): Free Stock Analysis Report

Zacks Investment Research

About vitalstocks

This is a sample profile field. Vitalstocks is the operating company for Stockbloghub. This will place the picture of the author or company in the profile. Here is another extra line of information.


Powered by Facebook Comments

Similar Posts: | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | Basic Materials | Industrial Metals & Minerals

RSS feeds: BHP | Bhp Billiton Limited | Clorox Corporation | CLX | HK | JPM | JPMorgan Chase & Company | MAT | Mattel Inc. | OPEN | OpenTable Inc | Petrohawk Energy Corporation | RKT | Rock-Tenn Company | TEVA | Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited | Basic Materials | Industrial Metals & Minerals |

Other Posts by | RSS Feed for this author