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  • MKS Instruments (MKSI) Beats on Q2 Earnings, Stock Gains
    Zacks9 months ago

    MKS Instruments (MKSI) Beats on Q2 Earnings, Stock Gains

    Premium scientific & technical instruments company MKS Instruments, Inc. (MKSI) reported robust second-quarter 2016 earnings.

  • PR Newswirelast year

    Newport Stockholders Approve Acquisition Of Newport By MKS Instruments

    IRVINE, Calif., April 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Newport Corporation (NEWP) (the "Company"), a worldwide leader in photonics solutions, today announced that all proposals necessary for MKS Instruments, Inc. ("MKS") to acquire the Company were approved by the Company's stockholders at a special meeting of its stockholders held on April 27, 2016.  Holders of over 99% of the shares of the Company's common stock present and voting at the special meeting, representing over 80% of the outstanding shares of the Company's common stock, voted in favor of the proposal to approve the acquisition. As previously announced, on February 22, 2016, the Company and MKS entered into a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which MKS would acquire the Company.  Pursuant to the merger agreement, upon consummation of the merger, the Company's stockholders will receive $23.00 in cash for each share of the Company's common stock.

  • PR Newswirelast year

    Acuity Brands Set to Join the S&P 500; ViaSat to Join S&P MidCap 400; Multi-Color and Opus Bank to Join S&P SmallCap 600

    NEW YORK, April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes to the S&P 500, S&P MidCap 400 and S&P SmallCap 600 indices: S&P MidCap 400 constituent Acuity Brands, Inc. ...