U.S. Reaches $5.15B Environmental Settlement with Anadarko; On Semiconductor Corp. to Acquire Truesense Imaging for $92M


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04/04/2014 [ACCESSWIRE]

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC) – For an in-depth report on Anadarko Petroleum Corporation follow: www.BullTrends.com/stockquote/APC

Anadarko Petroleum closed up 14.51% on nearly 45 million shares traded. The stock was one of the biggest gainers on the NYSE and hit a new yearly high of $100.00 during intra-day trading. The company will pay $5.15 billion to resolve environmental cleanup claims that stem from the 2009 bankruptcy of paint materials maker Tronox. This could be the biggest environmental bankruptcy settlement on record.

E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: ETFC) - For an in-depth report on E*TRADE Financial Corporation follow: www.BullTrends.com/stockquote/ETFC

Shares of ETFC closed down 6.48% on about 15.7 million shares traded on Thursday. The stock was one of the biggest decliners on the NASDAQ. The discount broker gave its chief executive officer $13.5 million in compensation in his first year on the job.

ON Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: ONNN) - For an in-depth report on ON Semiconductor Corp. follow: www.BullTrends.com/stockquote/ONNN

Shares of ON Semiconductor Corp. closed up 2.63% on nearly 21 million shares traded on Thursday. The stock was one of the most active stocks on the NASDAQ and hit a one year high of $9.94 during intra-day trading. News revealed that the company would acquire Truesense Imaging for approximately $92 million in cash from Platinum Equity.

Vega Biofuels, Inc. (OTC: VGPR) – For an in-depth report on Vega Biofuels, Inc. follow: http://www.bulltrends.com/stockquote/QASP

Shares of VGPR closed up 64.71% on nearly 400 million shares traded. The stock was one of the biggest gainers in the OTC marketplace. The company announced that it has entered into an Agreement to acquire the Legal Hemp and Marijuana Division of Colorado based Biochar Now, LLC.

 

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