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Profits not in the bag (yet), but Hain Celestial climbing

  HAIN CELESTIAL GROUP Headquarters: Lake Success Industry: Consumer non-durables NASDAQ: HAIN Reporting Date: Feb. 6, 2020 Reporting Quarter: 2Q FY2020 Quarter Ended: Dec. 31, 2019 Numbers: Second-quarter net sales were reported as $506.7 million, a 5 percent dip from the $533.5 million reported for the same quarter last fiscal year. But quarterly net income from continuing operations rose sharply year-over-year – to $1.8 million, reversing a $31.7 million loss in 2Q FY2018 – and…


Island environmental innovator swings in $966M deal

By GREGORY ZELLER // A hot-potato environmental innovator with a vital Great River operational hub has been acquired in a nearly $1 billion stock deal. Idaho-based US Ecology Inc. announced Monday that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with NRC Group Holdings Corp., a global provider of environmental and waste-management services. In April, NRC Group transitioned its headquarters from Great River to Texas – and it will now be folded into a new…


No. 391: Kirk lives, rockets blast, lasers fire – and it’s a water world after all

  Welcome to Friday: You’ve done it, dear reader – the end of another busy workweek is upon us, and the first weekend of spring has sprung. Well played. It’s March 22 out there, marking the United Nation’s annual World Water Day, which reminds us that clean, potable water is “a human right.” (They take this to heart at Adelphi University, as you’ll see below.) More Power to you: With Saturday’s national Powerball jackpot soaring…