Friday, March 24, 2017 12:23 AM
PLEASANTON, Calif.—The Cooper Companies Inc.,
(NYSE:COO) a leading vision care company, announced earlier this week that its board of directors has approved a $500 million increase in the company’s share repurchase program.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 12:23 AM
JENA, Germany—Carl Zeiss Meditec
(ISIN: DE0005313704) said it would raise up to 300 million euros ($324 million) in a share issue to help finance acquisitions.
Monday, March 20, 2017 12:26 AM
reported record operating revenues of $18.2 billion for 2016, an increase of 3 percent over the prior year driven by higher patient volumes at Allegheny Health Network, growth
in Medicaid business, and the first full year of northeastern Pennsylvania operations at the Health Plan.
Monday, March 20, 2017 12:23 AM
MONTREAL, QUEBEC—New Look Vision Group Inc.
(BCI.TO) reported last week that recent acquisitions and organic growth helped the company achieve record revenue and adjusted EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization) in both the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended Dec. 31, 2016.
Friday, March 17, 2017 12:26 AM
PADOVA, Italy—The board of directors of Safilo Group S.p.A.
(SFLG.MI) approved the company’s consolidated financial statements for the year ended Dec. 31, 2016.
Friday, March 17, 2017 12:23 AM
CARLSBAD, Calif—For the first time in more than a decade, SPY
achieved its highest operating income, first profitable net income year, lowest operating expenses as a percent of sales along with its highest gross profit percent and lowest level of debt in 2016, according to a statement from the company about its year-end results.
Monday, March 13, 2017 12:23 AM
SYLMAR, Calif.—Second Sight Medical Products
(NASDAQ:EYES), makers of the Argus II retinal implant, reported sales decreases for both the 12- and three-month periods ended Dec. 31, 2016.
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 12:23 AM
, an e-commerce company that offers a subscription service for its own brand of contact lenses, has raised a new round of $16.5 million in a Series A round of funding, which was supported by several venture capital groups.
Monday, March 6, 2017 12:30 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—Think About Your Eyes
(TAYE) is celebrating a momentous year after receiving final validated exam growth data for 2016, provided by The Vision Council’s
VisionWatch market research team.
Friday, March 3, 2017 12:29 AM
(NYSE: LUX) reported that its net sales rose to €9,086 million for the fiscal year ending Dec. 31, 2016, an increase of 3.9 percent at constant exchange rates and 2.8 percent at current exchange rates.
Friday, March 3, 2017 12:26 AM
PLEASANTON, Calif—The Cooper Companies
(NYSE:COO) announced that revenue for the fiscal first quarter ended Jan. 31, 2017 increased 11 percent year-over-year to $499.1 million or 8 percent pro forma.
Friday, March 3, 2017 12:23 AM
ALPHARETTA, Ga.—Visioneering Technologies Inc.
(VTI), a medical device company based here, announced this week the opening of its fully underwritten initial public offering, which the company said will raise $33.3 million (Australian dollars).
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 12:24 AM
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J.— Johnson & Johnson
(NYSE: JNJ) announced an updated organizational and leadership structure this week for what will now be known as Johnson & Johnson Vision
(J&J Vision), effective with the completion of the acquisition this week of Abbott Medical Optics
(AMO), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Abbott.
Monday, February 20, 2017 12:23 AM
CHARENTON-LE-PONT, France—Essilor International
(Reuters: ESSI.PA) posted consolidated revenue of €7,115 million for the year ended Dec. 31, 2016, an increase of 7.6 percent excluding the currency effect.
Friday, February 17, 2017 12:23 AM
LAVAL, Quebec—Valeant Pharmaceuticals International
has entered into an agreement with William Ackman and his Pershing Square Capital Management group that covers the distribution of legal and settlement costs related to a long-running battle with Allergan
shareholders, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing
earlier this week.