$VLO's operating income in ethanol segment for 2015 decreased by $590MM from the previous year. This decline was due to lower ethanol margins that resulted from lower ethanol and co-product prices, partially offset by lower corn feedstock costs.
$IART said that a tender offer by its subsidiary Integra Derma to buy all outstanding common and preferred shares of $DSCI at an offer price of $7.00 per common share, $32.00 per Series A Convertible Preferred share and $48.00 per Series B Convertible Preferred share, expired as scheduled on Feb. 22, 2017.
$TNC agreed with private equity fund Ambienta to buy IPC Group, a privately-held designer and manufacturer of commercial cleaning solutions based in Italy, in an all-cash transaction valued at about $350MM. $TNC expects the acquisition to be accretive to 2018 EPS. $TNC expects the acquisition to be completed in the 2Q17.