Danaher Corp


  • Danaher beats 3Q earnings expectations Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 6:12 AM ET

    WASHINGTON _ Danaher Corp. on Thursday reported earnings of $680.6 million in its third quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 89 cents per share. Analysts expected $4.91 billion, according to Zacks.

  • NetScout and Alco Stores are big market movers Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 4:42 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Atlas Energy LP, up $4.84 to $37.25. CSX Corp., up $1.76 to $31.70.

  • *NetScout shares up 3 pct; Danaher 1 pct. Danaher shareholders will get NetScout shares worth $2.6 billion, giving them majority stake in the company, while NetScout will have operational control. Danaher's technology will help jump start NetScout's cyber security efforts, NetScout CEO Anil Singhal said, noting that the deal comes after five years of talks with...

  • Oct 13- U.S. healthcare technology group Danaher Corp said it would become majority shareholder in network monitoring company NetScout Systems Inc through a stock deal that involves the merger of Danaher's communications business with NetScout. Under the deal, Danaher shareholders will get NetScout shares worth $2.6 billion that will give them a 59.5...

  • US STOCKS-Futures little changed after selloff Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 7:30 AM ET

    *NetScout to buy Danaher's communications business. *Earnings season will pick up steam this week, with results expected from Dow components including Intel, Johnson& Johnson, UnitedHealth, American Express and General Electric as well as financials Morgan Stanley, Citigroup, Bank of America and Wells Fargo. *Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd has approached CSX...

  • NetScout buying Danaher's communications business Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 7:05 AM ET

    WESTFORD, Mass.— NetScout is buying Danaher's communications business in a stock deal valued at approximately $2.6 billion. Shareholders of Danaher Corp. will receive about 62.5 million shares of NetScout. The boards of both companies unanimously approved the acquisition, targeted to close in the first half of NetScout's fiscal 2016. It still needs...

  • Oct 13- NetScout Systems Inc said it would buy Danaher Corp's communications business in a stock deal valued at about $2.6 billion, to expand its IT management and cybersecurity businesses. Danaher shareholders will get about 62.5 million NetScout shares, the companies said in a joint statement. NetScout shares closed at $41.91 on Friday on the Nasdaq.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 15- U.S. stock index futures were falling slightly on Monday after data showing China's factory output grew at the weakest pace in nearly six years in August triggered some downgrades in 2014 growth forecasts for the world's second-largest economy.

  • ZURICH, Aug 26- Straumann, the world's largest maker of dental implants, has no interest in joining the suitors for No.2 player Nobel Biocare, preferring instead to go after deals in the fast-growing Chinese market, it said on Tuesday.

  • *Deal comes as Siemens overhauls its business. FRANKFURT, Aug 5- German engineering group Siemens plans to sell its hospital IT business to Cerner Corp, a U.S. provider of healthcare IT services, for $1.3 billion in cash, the two companies said late on Tuesday.

  • Business aviation picks up, but jet surplus persists Sunday, 25 May 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    With so many jets not being flown, businesses are finding it more difficult to justify new purchases, said Rolland Vincent, president of Rolland Vincent Associates, a jet consulting firm that works with Utica, New York- based JetNet.

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    Jim Cramer's latest break-up play may knock you for a loop.

  • Your first trade for Friday Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 1:21 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.

  • These 6 companies' profit just hit the wall Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 1:42 PM ET
    A man walks into Whole Foods Market in Brooklyn, New York, on May 7, 2014.

    Six companies in the S&P 500, led by retailers, sustained earnings growth for eight straight quarters before snapping the streak.

  • Early movers: F, AAPL, DD, CMCSA & more Tuesday, 28 Jan 2014 | 7:46 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Carlyle finalizes offer for JNJ diagnostics unit Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 8:42 AM ET

    Private equity firm Carlyle Group said it would buy Johnson & Johnson's diagnostics unit for $4.15 billion.

  • Early movers: HPQ, ANF, DENN, TIVO, MS, C & more Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 7:51 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Early movers: WFM, UAL, DIS, GRPN & more Friday, 8 Nov 2013 | 7:53 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Midday movers: Google, Apple, Peabody & more Thursday, 17 Oct 2013 | 12:08 PM ET

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  • Your first move for Friday Thursday, 18 Jul 2013 | 1:52 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.