Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc
Rackspace Hosting sees activist interest from Blue Harbour
In September, after months of speculation that Rackspace could be acquired by CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL) and had interest from Hewlett-Packard, the company said it was no longer exploring merger and acquisition options. On the contrary, the company declared its commitment to remain independent.
Must-know positions traded by Blue Harbour Group
Blue Harbour Group was founded in 2004. It manages capital on behalf of pension funds, endowments, and other institutional investors.
Blue Harbour exits position in DeVry Education Group
DeVry University has seen revenue fall in previous fiscal years due to a decrease in new and total student enrollments. The decline is expected to continue into fiscal year 2015.
Rowan Companies sees activist interest from Blue Harbour
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Eminence Capital ups position in Allscripts Healthcare Solutions
Allscripts provides clinical, financial, and population health management solutions to physicians, health systems, hospitals, and post-acute organizations.
Must-know: Ricky Sandler’s Eminence Capital’s key 1Q14 positions
The size of the fund’s 1Q14 portfolio was slightly increased to $6.17 billion from $5.6 billion in 4Q13.
BD Advances Medication Management Business through Innovations
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BDX), or BD, established itself as the leader in the medication management market with the acquisition of CareFusion in 2015.
Becton Dickinson’s CareFusion Synergies and Integration Progress
Becton Dickinson (BDX) expects the CareFusion deal to result in cost synergies of $325.0 million to $350.0 million by 2018.
Headwind for Becton Dickinson: US Dispensing Business
Becton Dickinson (BDX) is the leading player in the US dispensing business. Its Pyxis system sales contribute significantly to the company’s total revenues.
Understanding BD’s Business Model Changes in Dispensing
BD has accelerated its plans to shift from a product-centric to customer-centric end-to-end solutions provider through various collaborations and partnerships.
Blue Harbour Ups its Stakes in Allscripts Healthcare Solutions
Blue Harbour raised its stakes in Allscripts Healthcare Solutions (MDRX) in 4Q14. The company accounts for 5.91% of the fund’s portfolio in 4Q14.