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Barron’s last month named Malcolm A. Makin the No. 1 financial adviser in Rhode Island. It also named five others to its list of America’s Top 1,200 Advisors: 2015 state-by-state.
By Zachary TracerBloomberg News
UnitedHealth Group Inc. agreed to buy Catamaran Corp. for about $12.8 billion, bulking up its drug- benefits business to get better negotiating power in talks with pharmaceutical companies over prices.
By Richard PartingtonBloomberg News
Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc plans to raise as much as $3.3 billion selling shares in its U.S. unit Citizens Financial Group Inc. to investors.
By Lindsey RuppBloomberg News
(Updated 11:01 a.m.) Tiffany & Co., the world’s second-largest luxury jewelry chain, predicted a 30 percent decline in net income this quarter as currency headwinds and sluggish sales hamper results.
By PBN Staff
Astro-Med Inc.’s profit dropped in the fourth quarter, but grew 45 percent year over year, the manufacturer reported in its earnings release Wednesday.
The Slater Technology Fund has committed another $100,000 to Enhanced Energy Group.
KVH Industries reported increases in sales and profit for the fourth quarter, but while sales improved in 2014 compared with 2013, profit fell for the entire year.