Dec 11- Activist investor Starboard Value wants to merge office-supply chains Staples Inc and Office Depot Inc, CNBC reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Starboard, known for its aggressive shareholder activism, disclosed a 5.1 percent stake in Staples and boosted its holdings in Office Depot to nearly 10 percent, regulatory filings showed on...» Read More
Oct 22- Xerox Corp reported a 2 percent fall in third-quarter revenue due to tepid growth in its services business and slowing demand in the printing business. Xerox, best known as a maker of printers and copiers, has been focusing on services to offset a drop in printing by companies and as personal computing moves to tablets and smartphones.
Oct 22- Xerox Inc reported a 2 percent fall in quarterly revenue, hurt by slowing demand in its printing business. Net income attributable to Xerox fell to $266 million from $286 million. Xerox, which has been diversifying away from its printers and copiers, also forecast adjusted earnings of 30- 32 cents per share for the current quarter ending Dec. 31.
Aug 7- Stratasys Ltd reported better-than-expected quarterly results and raised its profit and revenue forecast for the year, driven by strong demand for its 3 D printers. Stratasys, which traditionally sold industrial printers worth $15,000- $750,000, bought MakerBot last year to offer printers starting at just over $1000.
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