Aegerion and QLT Agree to Strategic Merger

Aegerion and QLT Agree to Strategic Merger
Aegerion_Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:AEGR) and QLT Inc. (NASDAQ:QLTI) both received a well needed bump in the share price, although Aegerion benefited most with a 28% pop while closing at $1.71, up $0.38 with nearly 13 Million shares traded. The two companies entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Aegerion will be merged with a wholly owned indirect subsidiary of QLT,... Read More

Clinton vs Trump: Dictator or Deal Maker? What Will It Mean for the Markets?

Clinton vs Trump: Dictator or Deal Maker? What Will It Mean for the Markets?
Clinton: Clinton has been campaigning on reform and change with an emphasis on restoring the middle class. Wall Street excesses must be reigned in and only she can make this happen she says. With her experience in the White House and as Secretary of State in the Obama administration, she posits that she is the only candidate with the experience that... Read More

American DG Energy Makes Shareholders Happy Again

American DG Energy Makes Shareholders Happy Again
American DG Energy Inc. (NYSE: ADGE) is an On-Site Utility provider offering clean electricity, heat, hot water and cooling solutions to hospitality, healthcare, housing and fitness facilities. The Company announced yesterday is has eliminated $9.3 million in convertible debentures that would have caused significant dilution to American DG Energy’s existing shareholder base if converted. This may have had something to... Read More

Porter Bancorp up 35% on Positive Revenue News

Porter Bancorp up 35% on Positive Revenue News
Porter Bancorp, Inc. , parent company of PBI Bank, is a community bank with a wide range of commercial and personal banking products, including wealth management and trust services, and an innovative on-line bank which delivers competitive deposit products and services through an on-line banking division operating under the name of Ascencia. The Company reported that net income for... Read More

Rumors of Bankruptcy False on Paragon Shipping Inc.

Rumors of Bankruptcy False on Paragon Shipping Inc.
Paragon Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: PRGN) today debunked a statement calling a February 18 Tradewinds report stating its board of directors had approved a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing “totally untrue”, sending the stock soaring to a high of $3.94 from a day low of $2.22 and settling at $2.64 at market close. Paragon Shipping Inc. is an international shipping company specializing... Read More

Dehaier Medical Receives US$20 Million Investment

Dehaier Medical Receives US$20 Million Investment
Dehaier Medical Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: DHRM) receives US$20 million to expand their wearable medical device business and to launch other new smart wearable devices and mobile medical solutions over the next few years. The Company entered into a definitive securities purchase agreement with Hangzhou Liaison Interactive Information Technology Co. Ltd., a publicly listed company on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (Symbol:... Read More

New Venture by Gena and Chuck Norris

New Venture by Gena and Chuck Norris
Gena and Chuck Norris have teamed up to start the CForce Bottling Company, a brand new 43,650 sq. ft. family-owned private label bottled water manufacturing company located in Navasota, Texas. The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (OTCQB: WTER) reported yesterday that they have recently entered into a co-packing agreement with CForce Bottling to aid in the Company’s expansion plans. CEO and... Read More