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Immucor, Inc.NASDAQ
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  • Jun. 3, 2014, 12:22 PM
    | Jun. 3, 2014, 12:22 PM
  • Jan. 3, 2013, 5:18 PM

    After reviewing guidance for FY13 back in November, Hologic (HOLX) has decided to sell its Lifecodes business unit to Immucor (BLUD). Under the terms, HOLX will receive $85M in cash at closing and have the opportunity to earn a contingent payment of $10M based on achievement of certain financial targets throughout 2013. The transaction is expected to close during Q2.

    | Jan. 3, 2013, 5:18 PM
  • Aug. 16, 2011, 2:22 PM

    S&P announces Valassis Communications (VCI +3.1%) will replace Immucor (BLUD +0.2%) in its S&P 400 MidCap 400 Index (IJH -1.2%) after Thursday's trading.

    | Aug. 16, 2011, 2:22 PM
  • Jul. 21, 2011, 12:10 AM
    Notable earnings after Thursday's close: AMD, BLUD, CB, CBI, CPWR, FLEX, HGSI, INFA, KSU, MSFT, NCR, PBCT, PLCM, PMCS, RMBS, RRR, SNDK, SWKS, WDC
    | Jul. 21, 2011, 12:10 AM
  • Jul. 5, 2011, 10:16 AM

    TPG's acquisition of Immucor (BLUD +30%) fails to spur comparables Bio-Rad Laboratories (BIO -0.7%) and Gen-Probe (GPRO -1.1%). Takeout multiples were below current diagnostics multiples, Leerink notes, and the P-E buyout likely means there was little interest in BLUD from strategic acquirers.

    | Jul. 5, 2011, 10:16 AM | 1 Comment
  • Jul. 5, 2011, 9:05 AM

    Premarket gainers: BLUD +32%. ZLCS +9%. CLWR +4%. AUY +4%. SLW +4%. RENN +3%.
    Losers: GORO -7%. ALLT -7%. LYG -4%. ACH -4%. AVL -4%.

    | Jul. 5, 2011, 9:05 AM
  • Jul. 5, 2011, 8:05 AM

    Immucor (BLUD) to be acquired by TPG Capital for $27/share in cash ($1.97B). Immucor makes equipment used by blood banks, hospitals, and labs to test blood prior to transfusions. (PR) Good call by Andrew August back in March.

    | Jul. 5, 2011, 8:05 AM | 1 Comment
  • Jun. 13, 2011, 5:25 AM

    Gioacchino De Chirico steps down as president and CEO of Immucor (BLUD) after 18 years with the company, to be replaced by Joshua Levine, who most recently served as chief of Mentor Corp.

    | Jun. 13, 2011, 5:25 AM
  • May 26, 2011, 9:48 AM

    Immucor (BLUD) +3.9% to $20.76 as RBC Capital Markets upgrades the company to 'outperform' from 'sector perform' and increases the 12-month price target to $25 from $19. Immucor makes products used to screen donated blood.

    | May 26, 2011, 9:48 AM
  • Nov. 8, 2010, 11:57 AM
    Immucor (BLUD) spikes 4.4% as the Justice Department's Antitrust Division tells the company its investigation has been closed. Immucor was subpoenaed in early 2009 for documents from the past decade related to possible criminal antitrust violations in the blood reagents industry.
    | Nov. 8, 2010, 11:57 AM
  • Oct. 7, 2010, 12:13 PM
    Immucor (BLUD) has made up some ground but is still down 18.7% on a sharply lowered forecast that "could be the first of a number" of negative reports in the area of in vitro diagnostics. The company said the FDA has advised it hasn't regained compliance status for its manufacturing facilities.
    | Oct. 7, 2010, 12:13 PM
  • Oct. 7, 2010, 9:00 AM

    Premarket gainers: ALVR +23%. ITMN +10%. ANF +8%. ESLR +6%. WFR +5%. AEO +5%. ARO +5%. MT +4%.
    Losers: BLUD -16%. IVR -5%. MAR -4%. AUO -4%. VNR -4%. REGN -4%. AIB -4%. ABK -4%.

    | Oct. 7, 2010, 9:00 AM
  • Oct. 1, 2009, 4:16 PM
    Immucor (BLUD): FQ1 EPS of $0.30 beats by $0.05. Revenue of $83M (+14%) vs. $78M. Sees full-year EPS of $1.10-1.17 vs. $1.11. Shares +3.6% AH. (PR)
    | Oct. 1, 2009, 4:16 PM
  • Oct. 1, 2009, 12:10 AM
    Notable earnings after Thursday's close: ACN, BLUD, CREL, GPN
    | Oct. 1, 2009, 12:10 AM
  • Jul. 23, 2009, 4:37 PM
    Immucor (BLUD): Q4 EPS of $0.29 beats by $0.20. Revenue of $79M (+15%) vs. $75M. Sees FY10 EPS of $1.10-1.17 vs. $1.11. Sees FY10 revenue of $332M vs. $297M. Shares +3.8% AH. (PR)
    | Jul. 23, 2009, 4:37 PM
  • Jul. 23, 2009, 12:10 AM

    Notable earnings after Thursday's close: AMP, AMZN, AXP, BIDU, BLUD, BNI, BRCM, BUCY, CA, CAKE, CB, CENX, CNW, COF, COG, CPWR, DDR, DDUP, EMN, FII, INFA, JNPR, KLAC, LEG, MSFT, NFLX, PMCS, RFMD, RMBS, RVBD, SNV, SPWRA, STAR, TCO, WFR, WRE

    | Jul. 23, 2009, 12:10 AM