Skullcandy Inc


  • Dole Recalls Bagged Lettuce in U.S., Canada Monday, 17 Sep 2007 | 7:36 PM ET

    A division of Dole Food issued an international recall of bagged salad Monday after a sample taken from a store in Canada tested positive for E. coli, the company said.  There have been no reports of illness, company officials said. 

  • Energy System Needs Overhaul: Former Exxon CEO Monday, 17 Sep 2007 | 3:53 PM ET

    America's aging energy infrastructure will require massive investment in order to make much needed efficiency improvements, former Exxon Mobil Chief Executive Lee Raymond said on Monday.

  • Five private equity investors including Blackstone and Singapore state investment firm Temasek are in talks with India's state-owned Life Insurance Corp (LIC) to buy a 15 percent stake in its proposed credit card venture, the Business Standard said on Sunday.

  • MGIC, Radian Pull Plug on $2.4 Billion Merger Wednesday, 5 Sep 2007 | 9:22 AM ET

    Mortgage insurer MGIC Investment and bond insurer Radian Group agreed to terminate their pending merger, the companies said Wednesday, citing market conditions.

  • Proxy Firm ISS Advises vs. Topps Takeover Tuesday, 21 Aug 2007 | 1:52 PM ET

    Influential proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services recommended Monday voting against the takeover of baseball card company Topps by a private equity firm and an investment group led by Michael Eisner, the former chairman of Walt Disney.

  • Despite ongoing mortgage market turmoil, regulators for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have given no signal they will lift a cap on the companies home loan holdings, and opposition to such a move still appears firm within the Bush administration.

  • Standard Chartered Profits Jump, Eyes More M&A Tuesday, 7 Aug 2007 | 7:51 PM ET

    Asia-focused bank Standard Chartered beat expectations with a 30% jump in half-year profit on Tuesday and said it would consider more acquisitions to accelerate growth, including in South Africa.

  • TXU Profit Falls as Cool Weather Reduces Demand Tuesday, 7 Aug 2007 | 9:20 AM ET

    Texas power company TXU, which has agreed to the largest buyout ever, said second-quarter earnings fell due to reduced demand from cooler weather, a planned outage at a nuclear site, and lower pricing.

  • Cadbury's First-Half Profit Falls, Deal Doubt Weighs Wednesday, 1 Aug 2007 | 4:59 AM ET

    Cadbury, the world's biggest confectionery maker, reported a drop in first-half profitability amid rising dairy prices and said the sale of its North American soft drinks business was still in the balance.

  • Ingersoll Rand Shares Fall on Word of IRS Review Friday, 27 Jul 2007 | 1:18 PM ET

    Industrial conglomerate Ingersoll-Rand posted profit that met Wall Street's expectations Friday, but its shares fell over 4 percent after the Bermuda-incorporated company said U.S. authorities were looking into its past tax filings.