Brenda Bouw

Brenda Bouw is a freelance writer and editor who specializes in business and investing topics.

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BB&T Beats Third-Quarter Earnings Estimates

BB&T Beats Third-Quarter Earnings Estimates

Third-quarter adjusted earnings of $1.07 a share beat analysts' estimates by 4 cents.

Ford Teams Up With Amazon to Build Out EV Charging Network

Ford Teams Up With Amazon to Build Out EV Charging Network

Ford to create 'North America's largest EV public charging network' with more than 12,000 places to charge; teaming up with Amazon Home Services to offer installation of home charging setups.

FMC Shares Rise on Baird Upgrade to Outperform

FMC Shares Rise on Baird Upgrade to Outperform

The price target was also increased to $95 from $86.

Tech Data Reportedly Gets Takeover Bid From Apollo Global

Tech Data Reportedly Gets Takeover Bid From Apollo Global

A report says Apollo Global has offered to pay about $130 a share in cash for the U.S. information technology equipment distributor.

Alexion Pharmaceuticals to Acquire Achillion in $930 Million Deal

Alexion Pharmaceuticals to Acquire Achillion in $930 Million Deal

Alexion is seeking to expand its pipeline of rare disease treatments through the acquisition.

Slack's Price Target Is Cut to $28 at Morgan Stanley

Slack's Price Target Is Cut to $28 at Morgan Stanley

Morgan Stanley lowers its price target on shares of Slack to $28 from $38.

Eli Lilly Phase 3 Pancreatic Cancer Study Fails to Meet Primary Endpoint

Eli Lilly Phase 3 Pancreatic Cancer Study Fails to Meet Primary Endpoint

The late-stage trial of patients with metastatic pancreatic cancer 'did not meet its primary endpoint of overall survival,' Eli Lilly says.

GM-UAW Could Be Close to a Deal as CEO Mary Barra Joins Negotiations: Report

GM-UAW Could Be Close to a Deal as CEO Mary Barra Joins Negotiations: Report

Bloomberg says GM execs joined the talks a day after the union asked local leaders to travel to Detroit for a meeting on Thursday.

Ollie's Bargain Outlet Upgraded to Outperform at RBC Capital Markets

Ollie's Bargain Outlet Upgraded to Outperform at RBC Capital Markets

RBC analyst Scot Ciccarelli also increases his price target on Ollie's to $67 from $65.

Tesla Poised to Begin Powerwall Home Battery Installations in Japan: Reports

Tesla Poised to Begin Powerwall Home Battery Installations in Japan: Reports

The Japanese home-battery market 'has big growth potential,' a Tesla manager in Japan says.