The S&P 500 was up 0.2% in midday trading to 2,090.32.
Aliso Viejo-based semiconductor maker Microsemi Corp. said it had a “definitive agreement” to acquire Sunnyvale-based semiconductor maker PMC-Sierra Inc. for $2.5 billion in cash and stock.
The S&P 500 was up 0.1% in midday trading to 2,090.50.
Allergan PLC and Pfizer Inc. will merge in a deal worth about $155 billion.
Nearly 400 people attended an awards presentation at the Business Journal’s sixth annual General Counsel Awards on Nov. 19 at the Hotel Irvine.
Irvine-based Numecent received $15.5 million in Series B funding that included $4.5 million from a previous investor.
The S&P 500 was up 0.4% in midday trading to 2,089.64.
Irvine-based fast casual burger chain Habit Restaurants Inc. today postponed a secondary offering by shareholders of $138 million in common stock “in light of current capital market conditions.”
Some 400 attendees enjoyed dinner and an awards show at the Business Journal’s 2015 sixth annual General Counsel Awards festivities on Thursday evening at the Hotel Irvine.
The S&P 500 was flat in midday trading at 2,084.26.