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  • The companies said in a regulatory filing on Tuesday that the Securities and Exchange Commission had requested additional information about the deal to be included in the proxy statement, which the companies may not mail to shareholders before the SEC completes its review. Williams shareholders need to vote on the transaction, and the SEC must sign off on the...

  • WILMINGTON, Del. _ Chemours Co. on Monday reported earnings of $51 million in its first quarter. The Wilmington, Delaware- based company said it had profit of 28 cents per share. Chemours shares have increased 73 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • WILMINGTON, Del. _ WSFS Financial Corp. on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $15.8 million. On a per-share basis, the Wilmington, Delaware- based company said it had profit of 52 cents. Keywords: WSFS Financial, Earnings Report.

  • April 28- Energy Futures Holdings Corp's plan to sell its Oncor power distribution business for about $19 billion to fund its exit from bankruptcy will not close as expected, a company lawyer told a U.S. While Oncor is considered a crown jewel asset, the Public Utility Commission of Texas imposed conditions for approving the deal that have discouraged the...

  • WILMINGTON, Del., April 28- Energy Futures Holdings Corp's plan to sell its Oncor power distribution business for about $19 billion to fund its exit from bankruptcy will not close as expected, a company lawyer told a U.S.

  • WILMINGTON, Del. _ InterDigital Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings of $28.1 million. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 73 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump greets supporters after speaking at Crosby High School, in Waterbury, Connecticut, April 23, 2016.

    Heading into the final weeks of contests, there has been intense speculation that Trump's support has a ceiling. NBC News reports.

  • The Wilmington, Delaware, company reported a $1.23 billion profit, or $1.39 per share, up from $1.03 billion, or $1.11 a share, for the same period in 2015.. It now anticipates earnings of $3.05- $3.20 per share, versus its earlier outlook of $2.95- $3.10 per share. The deal with Dow Chemical would form a company valued at about $130 billion, bringing together two...

  • DOVER, Delaware— Chemicals giant DuPont Co.' s sales fell 6 percent from a year earlier in the first quarter to $7.4 billion, as the strong dollar and lower volumes weighed on its earnings, the company said Tuesday. The Wilmington, Delaware, company reported a $1.23 billion profit, or $1.39 per share, up from $1.03 billion, or $1.11 a share, for the same period in 2015..

  • April 25- Patriarch Partners, the private equity firm of flamboyant investor Lynn Tilton, is being sued for allegedly refusing to provide financial records to the new manager of the Zohar funds that she controlled until earlier this year. Filed in Delaware's Court of Chancery on Friday, the lawsuit is the latest in a series of legal challenges for Patriarch...

  • Depomed is taking another step to avoid the pain of a protracted fight with activist investor Starboard Value over control of the drugmaker. Starboard has said it wants that meeting so it can replace Depomed's board. Starboard has been particularly incensed by a Depomed plan to reincorporate in Delaware and by its rejection of acquisition attempts by...

  • BETHLEHEM, Pa., April 24- With a rusting steel mill in its center, this Pennsylvania city would seem fertile ground for Donald Trump's campaign and its vision of a declining America that only he can fix. Bethlehem and the Lehigh Valley region around it have filled new industrial parks with e-commerce companies, white collar businesses fleeing New York's high...

  • April 21- SunEdison Inc asked a U.S. bankruptcy judge on Thursday to appoint an independent examiner to review recent transactions, although the company said it is not aware of any particular wrongdoing. The company cited in the request a subpoena it received from the U.S. Department of Justice related to financing activity, an investigation by the U.S....

  • NEWARK, Del. _ SLM Corp. on Wednesday reported first-quarter net income of $65.9 million. Sallie Mae expects full-year earnings in the range of 49 cents to 51 cents per share. Sallie Mae shares have climbed 4 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • The news agency also reported that the organization had sometimes recycled exams in the United States, including last January. Reuters found that tests were also reused in the United States during special midweek sittings, on Sundays and during makeup exams, even though some questions and answers from those tests had been discussed online.

  • The news agency also reported that the organization had sometimes recycled exams in the United States, including last January. Reuters found that tests were also reused in the United States during special midweek sittings, on Sundays and during makeup exams, even though some questions and answers from those tests had been discussed online.

  • April 19- GP Investments Acquisition Corp said it agreed to buy the owner of World Kitchen LLC, which makes Pyrex and Corelle kitchenware, in a $566 million cash-and-stock deal. GPIAC, owned by Brazilian private equity firm GP Investments Ltd, said on Tuesday it would issue 6.5 million of its shares at $10 each to WKI Holding Co Inc's shareholders.

  • April 15- Activist investor Starboard Value LP said on Friday it would continue its pursuit of replacing the board of Depomed Inc, a day after the drugmaker said it does not plan to reincorporate itself to Delaware from California. Starboard, which holds an economic stake of 9.9 percent in Depomed, said last week a reincorporation would limit shareholders...

  • April 14- Depomed Inc said it does not plan to reincorporate itself to Delaware from California, a week after shareholder Starboard Value LP said a reincorporation would limit shareholders rights, including a provision to call for special meetings. Starboard said on April 8 that it intended to immediately nominate its chief executive, Jeffrey Smith, to...

  • April 13- Leading global coal producer Peabody Energy Corp filed for U.S. bankruptcy protection on Wednesday after a sharp drop in coal prices left it unable to service debt of $10.1 billion, much of it incurred for an expansion into Australia. The Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing from Peabody, the world's biggest private-sector coal producer, ranks among the...