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Company news for January 03, 2014

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•    Shares of FireEye Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) rose more than 20%, after the cybersecurity company announced it has purchased Mandiant Corp for about $1.05 billion in cash-and-stock

•    Shares of Amtrust Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFSI) climbed nearly 1.3%, after it approved a plan to buy back common shares worth $150 million

•    Melissa D. Smith has taken over as CEO of WEX Inc. (NYSE:WEX). Smith is also now a board member and will retain her previous position of president

•    Kirby Corporation (NYSE:KEX) has appointed David Grzebinski as chief operating officer and president. Previously,  Grzebinski  was the company’s chief financial officer and is expected to be elevated to CEO later in the year


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