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Medtronic, Inc.

September 8, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Lynett Oliver discussed the financial success of implantable medical device maker Medtronic. The company reported 3% growth in fiscal 2013, […]

Mobileye N.V.

August 25, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Lynett Oliver wrote about Mobileye, an Israeli developer of advanced driver-assistance systems that raised some $890 million in an initial […]

Computer Sciences Corporation

August 18, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Tracey Panek noted the fifth consecutive year of declining revenue for IT services firm Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC). The company’s […]

Gannett Co., Inc.

August 11, 2014 In an update and a blog post last week, D&B Editor Michael McLellan discussed the latest media company to propose splitting its operations — Gannett. Following in […]

Swift Transportation Company

August 4, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Adam Anderson discussed the exceptional financial success of truckload carrier Swift Transportation, which saw revenue jump 18% in 2013 to […]

Electronic Arts Inc.

July 28, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Tracey Panek discussed how entertainment software giant Electronic Arts (EA), along with most of the rest of the industry, is […]

MasTec, Inc.

July 21, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Tracey Panek discussed how the oil and gas industry is greasing the wheels for infrastructure construction contractor MasTec’s success. The […]

Hastings Entertainment, Inc.

June 30, 2014 In an update last week, D&B Editor Alex Biesada detailed the financial struggles plaguing Hastings Entertainment. The music and movies retailer (books and video games too) — […]

Murphy USA Inc.

June 23, 2014 Where there is a Wal-Mart, there is often a Murphy USA. In an update last week, D&B Editor Stuart Hampton described the strategic relationship between Arkansas natives […]

KB Home

June 16, 2014 With a 34% rise in revenue and its first profit in seven years, homebuilder KB Home is putting the Great Recession and US housing crisis in the […]