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Company News for March 6, 2012

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•    International insurance company American International Group's (NYSE:AIG) share prices rose 1.98% following reports that it will sell shares worth $6 billion in AIA Group

•    Shares of Nature’s Sunshine Products Inc.’s (NASDAQ:NATR) gained 15.99% a share after the nutritional-product seller's fourth-quarter earnings topped the Street’s estimates

•    Aluminum wheel manufacturer  Superior Industries' (NYSE:SUP) share prices advanced 6.40% to end the day at $18.95 after it posted a steep rise in its fourth-quarter profits

•    Following China's lowering of its growth rate for 2012, share prices of coal miner Alpha Natural Resources (NYSE:ANR) fell 6.03% on fears of lower demand of coal from China

•    Share prices of educational-software provider Archipelago Learning Inc's. (NASDAQ:ARCL) surged 22.68% to close at $11.09 after the company said it will be purchased by one of the units of Thomas Bravo LLC for around $291 million

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