At a trading session on June 22, VimpelCom Ltd shares gained 2.50% to close at USD5.53.
NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI) and Freescale Semiconductors, Ltd. (FSL) will each hold shareholder meetings on July 2, 2015 to vote on NXP’s acquisition of Freescale. The United States Securities and Exchange Commission has declared effective the registration statement on Form F-4 filed by NXP. NXP and Freescale have finalized the joint proxy statement/prospectus and expect to promptly start delivery to shareholders. The NXP and Freescale boards of directors recommend shareholders vote in favor of the merger. NXP Semiconductors N.V., a semiconductor company, provides high performance mixed signal and standard product solutions for radio frequency (RF), analog, power administration, interface, security, and digital processing products worldwide. It provides in-vehicle networking, car passive keyless entry and immobilization, and car radio and audio amplifiers; car solid state lighting drivers; communication products that are related to assisted and autonomous driving; ICs for e-government, transportation, and access administration; RF power amplifiers, small signal RF discretes, and RF ICs for mobile, consumer electronics, and cable television infrastructure; AC-DC power conversion ICs for notebook personal computers; low power audio ICs; and microcontrollers. VimpelCom Ltd (ADR) (NASDAQ:VIP )’s shares gained 2.50% to $5.53. VimpelCom Ltd (ADR) (VIP) declares that VimpelCom shareholders approved all agenda items at its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) held recently in Amsterdam. In particular, the Company’s shareholders elected the following candidates to the Supervisory Board: Mikhail Fridman, Gennady Gazin, Andrei Gusev, Gunnar Holt, Sir Julian Horn-Smith, Nils Katla, Alexey Reznikovich, Morten Karlsen Sorby and Trond O Westlie.* The reappointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers Accountants NV as the Company’s auditor was also approved. VimpelCom Ltd. provides telecommunications services in Italy, Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Armenia, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Algeria, Bangladesh, and Pakistan. It offers voice and data services through a range of traditional and broadband mobile and fixed line technologies. At the end of Mondays trade, Hershey Co (NYSE:HSY ) ‘s shares surged 0.22% to $89.24. Hershey Co (HSY) was recognized for its best-in-class corporate brand equity in Tenet’s CoreBrand® Index of the Top 100 Brands in the United States. Hershey was ranked No. 2 in the index for the second successive year. Declared in 2014, the company’s refreshed corporate branding reflects its global growth vision. The updated global brand system underscores the company’s evolution from a predominately U.S. chocolate maker to a global confection and snack company. Grounded in a rich heritage, the new corporate branding supports and reaffirms the company’s values and culture, which comprise its people, iconic brands and social purpose of assisting children in need. In noting The Hershey Company’s No. 2 position, the 2015 CoreBrand® report stated: Strong communications investment counting heavy TV advertising and a refresh to its corporate brand identity – a move Hershey claims will assist strengthen its leadership position for the next 100 years – assisted keep the famed candy company at #2. The maker of iconic brands such as Reese’s, Kisses, York Peppermint Patties, Twizzlers and Almond Joy also enjoys a positive market perception through efforts such as responsible ingredient sourcing and initiatives to improve the lives of cocoa farmers. The company is a regular recipient of awards and recognition for sustainability and good corporate citizenship. The Hershey Company manufactures, imports, markets, distributes, and sells confectionery products. The company operates through two segments, North America; and International and Other. It offers chocolate and sugar confectionery products; pantry items, such as baking ingredients, toppings, sundae syrups, and beverages; snack items, counting spreads; and gum and mint refreshment products comprising chewing gums and bubble gums. JDS Uniphase Corp (NASDAQ:JDSU ), ended its Monday’s trading session with -0.63% loss, and closed at $12.67. JDS Uniphase Corp (JDSU) declared recently the launch of its new GigaStor Portable 10 Gb Wire Speed retrospective network analysis (RNA) appliance. The new portable configuration utilizes solid state drive (SSD) technology to stream traffic to disk at full line rate on full-duplex 10 Gb links without dropping packets. Without GigaStor Portable’s insight, engineers may spend hours replicating a network error before they can diagnose its cause. GigaStor Portable can be deployed to any remote location to collect and save weeks of packet-level data, which it can decode, analyze, and display. The appliance quickly sifts through data, isolates incidents, and provides extensive expert analysis to resolve issues. The GigaStor Portable 10 Gb Wire Speed with SSD provides 6 TB of raw storage capacity, and comprises the cabling and nTAP needed to install the appliance on any 10 Gb network and start recording traffic. 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