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Biolase: Institutional buying and selling quarter ended June 30

AMERICAN DAILY STOCK REPORT

Corporate Wire Date: 29 August 2015 00:42 EDT
Source: U.S. Exchange and Security Commission

1. ABOUT BIOLASE

ACTIVITIES
Biolase, Inc, previously Biolase Technology, Inc. is a medical technology company that develops, manufactures and markets lasers and related products focused on technologies for applications and procedures in dentistry and medicine. In particular, its principal products are dental laser systems that allow dentists, periodontists, endodontists, oral surgeons and other specialists to perform a range of dental procedures, including cosmetic and complex surgical applications.

To read more, link to our Biolase Portal Page click http://www.buysellsignals.net/006011971710815334. Updated daily, it gives access to comprehensive news, today s trading and background information on the Stock in text and graphics.

Patterson Closes Sale of Medical Business

Patterson Companies (PDCO), a distributor of dental and veterinary supplies, said Friday that it has closed the previously disclosed sale of its medical business to Chicago-based Madison Dearborn Partners for approximately $715 million in cash.

The company intends to use the proceeds for debt repayments.

Shares were marginally higher in midday trade, slightly below the midpoint of the 52-week range of $39.28 - $53.07.

Price: 46.14, Change: +0.20, Percent Change: +0.44

Patterson Companies Completes Sale of Patterson Medical to Madison Dearborn Partners

Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) today announced that it has successfully completed the previously disclosed sale of its medical business to Madison Dearborn Partners (MDP). Under the terms of the agreement, MDP, a Chicago-based private equity firm, is paying Patterson Companies gross proceeds of approximately $715 million in cash.

Scott P. Anderson, chairman and chief executive officer of Patterson Companies, commented, "The sale of the medical business accomplishes a key component of Patterson's strategic transformation. We are now well-positioned to focus on developing our highly synergistic dental and animal health businesses, accelerating return on our investments and delivering shareholder value."

Lumina HealthCare Signs Contract to Provide On-Site Dentistry Services to Parkview Healthcare Center

Los Angeles, CA, August 29, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Los Angeles, CA-based dental services leaders Lumina HealthCare have just announced that the company has signed a working contract with Parkview Healthcare Center. The new contract will ensure that the Lumina HealthCare team provides the residents of the 184-bed Parkview Healthcare Center facility in Bakersfield, CA with leading class on-site dental care work.

DENTSPLY INTL Inc New bond falls for a second consecutive day, a two-day fall of 1.3% 28 August, 2015

DAILY CORPORATE BOND REPORT

DENTSPLY INTL Inc New (XRAY.AC) bond, fell 98.60c (or 0.9%) for a second consecutive day on Friday bringing its two-day fall to US$1.40 or 1.3%. The bond last traded at US$103.39. The bond matures in 6 years; its yield to maturity has increased by 18.7 basis points from 3.28% to 3.466%.

Speech by Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health, at Singapore Dental Council Dentist's Pledge Affirmation Ceremony 2015

Aug. 28 -- Professor Chew Chong Lin, President, Singapore Dental Council

Distinguished Guests

Newly Registered Dentists and family members

Ladies and Gentlemen

1. I am happy to join you here today to mark this important milestone in your careers as dentists.

New biography highlights the life and times of Dr. Arthur A. Dugoni

Patterson Companies Pullback Creates Opportunity: Piper Jaffray

Shares of Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ: PDCO) have declined more than 8 percent in the last five days, falling over 6 percent on August 27.Piper Jaffray s Kevin K. Ellich has upgraded the rating on Patterson Companies from Neutral to Overweight, while raising the price target from $48 to $54.Ellich believes that the recent pullback in the stock offers a compelling buying opportunity.

According to the Piper Jaffray report the acquisition of Animal Health International is likely to drive upside to the Street forecasts, while the weak dental equipment growth is expected to reverse over the coming quarters.

Los Angeles, California-Based Lumina Healthcare Signs On-Site Dentistry Services Contract with Lifehouse Bakersfield Healthcare Center

Los Angeles, CA, August 29, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Los Angeles, California-based specialists for on-site dentistry services, Lumina HealthCare have recently signed a service contract with LifeHouse Bakersfield Healthcare Center. This latest contract means that Lumina will be providing the Bakersfield, California facility's patients with innovative on-site oral care services such as dental x-rays, fillings and oral cancer screenings. It's a suite designed to protect the facility's patients for many years to come.

IDA participates in Jana Swasthya Abhiyan at Nasik- Trimbakeswar Kumbh Mela 2015

IDA to create awareness about oral health and oral cancer amongst thousands of pilgrims congregating from across the country

Indian Dental Association (IDA), in association with Colgate-Palmolive (India), as part of their endeavour to create awareness about oral health and hygiene and oral cancer amongst the masses, are participating in the Jana Swasthya Abhiyan, an initiative of Department of Public Health, Govt of Maharashtra.

Provision of ray dental equipment

Contract awarded for Ray Dental Equipment
Estimated net contract amount : $ 2,156,845
Award date: 27-08-2015
Products or Services:

Dentsply International: Institutional buying and selling quarter ended June 30

AMERICAN DAILY STOCK REPORT

Corporate Wire Date: 29 August 2015 00:42 EDT
Source: U.S. Exchange and Security Commission

1. ABOUT DENTSPLY INTERNATIONAL

ACTIVITIES
DENTSPLY International Inc. (DENTSPLY) is a designer, developer, manufacturer and marketer of a range of products for the dental market. The Company conducts its business through four operating segments, all of which were primarily engaged in the design, manufacture and distribution of dental products in three principal categories: dental consumables, dental laboratory products and dental specialty products.

To read more, link to our Dentsply International Portal Page click http://www.buysellsignals.net/0060119717108152700. Updated daily, it gives access to comprehensive news, today s trading and background information on the Stock in text and graphics.

ADAF names NSU as kickoff location

Analyst Actions: Patterson Companies Upgraded To Overweight At Piper Jaffray

Patterson Companies (PDCO) shares were upgraded by Piper Jaffray to overweight from neutral.

Price: 45.94, Change: +0.00, Percent Change: +0.00

PlacidWay and Ocean Dental Cancun Forge Partnership to Expand Dental Treatments in Mexico

Denver, CO, August 29, 2015 --(PR.com)-- PlacidWay and Ocean Dental Cancun announced today a featured partnership that will combine the visions of both companies to offer top notch dental services to international patients, while supporting a patient-centered outlook in the continuously growing healthcare industry. Cooperatively, the organizations aim to integrate their services and elaborate new solutions to meet the rising demands of dental tourism in Mexico.

Q1 2016 Patterson Companies Inc Earnings Call - Final

Corporate Participants

* Leslie Nagel

Patterson Companies Inc - IR

* Scott Anderson

Patterson Companies Inc - Chairman & CEO

* Ann Gugino

Patterson Companies Inc - EVP & CFO

Conference Call Participants

* Kevin Ellich

Piper Jaffray & Co. - Analyst

* Michael Cherny

Evercore ISI - Analyst

* Nathan Rich

Goldman Sachs - Analyst

* Unidentified Speaker

- Analyst

Patterson Medical Positioned for Continued Growth as a Newly Independent Company; New Ownership Will Provide Dedicated Resources and Expertise to Help

Patterson Medical, formerly the medical business of Patterson Companies, Inc. (Nasdaq: PDCO), is now an independent company with today's completion of the previously announced acquisition of Patterson Medical by Madison Dearborn Partners (MDP). 

Patterson Medical will retain its name for a transition period before rebranding as the world's leading independent distributor of rehabilitation and sports medicine products.  With the focused resources and expertise of MDP, Patterson Medical is well positioned to continue to serve its strong and growing market and capitalize on the numerous growth opportunities before it.  Michael J. Orscheln will continue to lead Patterson Medical as the newly independent company's chief executive officer.  The current Patterson Medical leadership team will continue in its role of driving growth and value for the company and its customers.

Sirona Dental Systems: Institutional buying and selling quarter ended June 30

AMERICAN DAILY STOCK REPORT

Corporate Wire Date: 29 August 2015 00:42 EDT
Source: U.S. Exchange and Security Commission

1. ABOUT SIRONA DENTAL SYSTEMS

ACTIVITIES
Sirona Dental Systems, Inc. (Sirona) is a manufacturer of dental equipment. Sirona focuses on developing innovative systems and solutions for dentists globally. The Company provides a range of advanced products in each of the four primary areas: Dental CAD/CAM Systems; Imaging Systems; Treatment Centers and Instruments.

To read more, link to our Sirona Dental Systems Portal Page click http://www.buysellsignals.net/0060119717108152208. Updated daily, it gives access to comprehensive news, today s trading and background information on the Stock in text and graphics.

MARKET POSITION
Sirona Dental Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRO), NASDAQ's 3rd largest Medical Instruments company by market cap, climbed US$15.62 (or 19.4%) in the trailing 12 months to August 28, 2015 to close at US$96.25. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which has risen 6.5% over the same period, this is a relative price increase of 12.9%. Average daily volume of 310,830 shares in the trailing year was 0.7 times average daily volume in the previous year. In the trailing 12 months the market cap has jumped US$699 million.

Application deadline approaching for standards research award

Benzinga's Top Upgrades

Analysts at Guggenheim Securities upgraded Citigroup Inc (NYSE: C) from Neutral to Buy. Citigroup shares closed at $53.48 yesterday.

Raymond James upgraded Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R) from Outperform to Strong Buy. The price target for Ryder System is set to $105. Ryder System shares closed at $81.32 yesterday.

Merz Pharma GmbH & Co KgaA Files Patent Application for Method of Preparing a Composition Based on Hyaluronic Acid

Kolkata, Aug. 27 -- Germany-based Merz Pharma GmbH & Co KgaA filed patent application for method of preparing a composition based on hyaluronic acid. The inventors are Barg Heiko, Friedrich Josef, Liebetrau Wolfgang, Voigts Robert G and Ligman Tim Stephen.

American Dental Excellence Offering IV Sedation Dentistry

Westminster, CO, August 28, 2015 --(PR.com)-- Dr. Kenneth Polke, (http://americandentalexcellence.com), founder of American Dental Excellence in the Denver area, has begun offering a new pain-free, anxiety-free dental experience. The procedure, known as sedation dentistry, uses an IV sedation to relax the patient and make them comfortable during the operation. Dr. Polke is offering this service to those with such fear of dental operations that they would otherwise be unable to go through the experience, or could only do so in extreme discomfort.

Patterson: Institutional buying and selling quarter ended June 30

AMERICAN DAILY STOCK REPORT

Corporate Wire Date: 29 August 2015 00:42 EDT
Source: U.S. Exchange and Security Commission

1. ABOUT PATTERSON

ACTIVITIES
Patterson Companies, Inc (Patterson) is a value-added distributor serving three markets: North American dental supply; United States companion-pet (dogs, cats and other common household pets) and equine veterinary supply, and the worldwide rehabilitation and assistive products supply market.

To read more, link to our Patterson Portal Page click http://www.buysellsignals.net/0060119717108151866. Updated daily, it gives access to comprehensive news, today s trading and background information on the Stock in text and graphics.

MARKET POSITION
Patterson Companies Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO), NASDAQ's 20th largest Medical/Biomedical company by market cap, climbed US$6.26 (or 15.6%) in the trailing 12 months to August 28, 2015 to close at US$46.39. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which has risen 6.5% over the same period, this is a relative price increase of 9.2%. Average daily volume of 837,129 shares in the trailing year was 1.4 times average daily volume in the previous year. In the trailing 12 months the market cap has jumped US$630.8 million.

September JADA: Dentists at minimal risk for health effects through use of amalgam

Ramsbottom Grandad Beaming After Overcoming Fear of Dentists

Aug. 28 -- A delighted Ramsbottom grandad says he's gotten his smile back after support from specialist dental staff.

David Rigby, 68, says he had a life-long fear of dentists after bad experiences as a child and only ever visited one when he needed a tooth removed.

 
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