Boyd Gaming Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a multi-jurisdictional gaming company in the United States. The company operates in five segments: Las Vegas Locals, Downtown Las Vegas, Midwest and South, Peninsula, and Borgata. It owns and operates 21 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and New Jersey. The company also owns and operates a travel agency in Hawaii; and the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa in Atlantic City, New Jersey. As of December 31, 2013, it owned and operated 1,254,111 square feet of casino space comprising 31,400 slot machines, 769 table games, and 11,418 hotel rooms. Boyd Gaming Corporation was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Daktronics, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and sells various electronic display systems and related products worldwide. It operates through five segments: Commercial, Live Events, Schools and Theatres, Transportation, and International. The company offers video display systems, such as displays to show various levels of video, graphics, and animation, as well as controllers to manage the operation of the display; LED architectural lighting and display products, which include freeform video elements; scoring and timing products, including indoor and outdoor scoreboards for various sports, digit displays, scoring and timing controllers, statistics software, and other related products; and timing systems for sports events, primarily aquatics and track competitions, as well as swimming touchpads, race start systems, and relay take-off platforms. It also provides message displays; ITS dynamic message signs, including LED-based displays for road management, parking, mass transit, and aviation applications; audio systems for outdoor sports venues; and digital billboards that offer digital display solutions for the outdoor advertising industry, as well as Visiconn system, a software application for controlling content and playback loops for digital billboard applications. In addition, the company offers automated hoist products for sporting facilities; and digit and price displays, such as outdoor time and temperature displays, as well as Fuelight digit displays for the petroleum industry. Further, the company offers maintenance and professional services related to its products. Daktronics, Inc. sells its products through direct sales and resellers. The company was founded in 1968 and is based in Brookings, South Dakota.
Federal Signal Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells a suite of products and integrated solutions primarily in the United States, Europe, and Canada. The company operates in three segments: Environmental Solutions, Safety and Security Systems, and Fire Rescue. The Environmental Solutions segment manufactures various self-propelled street cleaning vehicles, vacuum loader vehicles, municipal catch basin/sewer cleaning vacuum trucks, and water blasting equipment; sells parts and tooling; rents equipment; and provides service, repair, and training. This segment sells its products under the Elgin, Vactor, Guzzler, and Jetstream brands primarily to municipal and government customers, and industrial contractors. The Safety and Security Systems segment manufactures and supplies systems and products for law enforcement, fire rescue, emergency medical services, campuses, military facilities, and industrial sites to protect people and property. It offers systems for campus and community alerting, emergency vehicles, first responder interoperable communications, industrial communications, and command and municipal networked security; and vehicle light bars and sirens, public warning sirens, and public safety software. This segment sells its products primarily under the Federal Signal, Federal Signal VAMA, Target Tech, and Victor brands. The Fire Rescue segment manufactures articulated and telescopic aerial platforms for fire fighting, rescue, electric utility, and industrial uses. It also sells parts; and provides service and training. This segment sells its products under the Bronto Skylift brand to municipal and industrial fire services, civil defense authorities, rental companies, electric utilities, and industrial customers. The company sells its products through dealers, direct sales, and wholesalers/distributors, as well as independent foreign distributors. Federal Signal Corporation was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois.
Gilead Sciences, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, discovers, develops, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of life threatening diseases in North America, South America, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific. The company's products include Stribild, Complera/Eviplera, Atripla, Truvada, Viread, Emtriva, Tybost, and Vitekta for the treatment of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection in adults; and Sovaldi, Viread, and Hepsera products for the treatment of liver disease. It also offers Letairis, an endothelin receptor antagonist for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension; Ranexa, a tablet used for the treatment of chronic angina; Lexiscan/Rapiscan injection for use as a pharmacologic stress agent in radionuclide myocardial perfusion imaging; Cayston, an inhaled antibiotic for the treatment of respiratory systems in cystic fibrosis patients; and Tamiflu, an oral antiviral capsule for the treatment and prevention of influenza A and B. In addition, the company provides other products, such as AmBisome, an antifungal agent to treat serious invasive fungal infections; Vistide, an antiviral injection for the treatment of cytomegalovirus retinitis in adult patients with AIDS; and Macugen, an anti-angiogenic oligonucleotide to treat neovascular age-related macular degeneration. Further, it has product candidates in various stages for the treatment of HIV, liver, oncology/inflammation, cardiovascular, and respiratory diseases. The company markets its products through its commercial teams and/or in conjunction with third-party distributors and corporate partners. Gilead Sciences, Inc. has collaborations with BMS, Janssen, and Japan Tobacco to develop and commercialize various products. The company was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Foster City, California.
ICON Public Limited Company, a contract research organization, provides outsourced development services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries in Ireland, Rest of Europe, the United States, and internationally. It specializes in the development, management, and analysis of programs that support various stages of the clinical development process-from compound selection to Phase I-IV clinical studies. The company also offers clinical trials management, biometric activities, consulting, imaging, contract staffing, informatics, and laboratory services. Its clinical research services include investigator recruitment, study monitoring and data collection, case report form preparation, statistical analysis, patient safety monitoring, clinical data management, interactive voice response technologies, electronic patient reported outcomes, medical reporting, patient registries, outcomes research, health economics, and marker access and commercialization services. The company's clinical research services also comprise strategic analysis and data operation, clinical pharmacology, bioanalysis, immunoassay development, pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic analysis, study protocol preparation, regulatory consulting, product development planning, strategic consulting, pricing and market access consulting, medical imaging, contract staffing, and electronic endpoint adjudication, sample analyses, safety testing, microbiology, custom flow cytometry, electronic transmission of test results, and biomarker development services. ICON Public Limited Company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.
InterDigital, Inc. designs and develops technologies that enable and enhance wireless communications in the United States, Taiwan, Canada, Japan, Korea, Germany, Europe, China, and Asia. It offers technology solutions for use in digital cellular and wireless products and networks, such as 2G, 3G, 4G, and IEEE 802-related products and networks. The company develops cellular technologies comprising technologies related to CDMA, TDMA, OFDM/OFDMA, and MIMO for use in 2G, 2.5G, and 3G wireless networks and mobile terminal devices; and other wireless technologies related to WLAN, Wi-Fi, WMAN, and the digital cellular area. Its patented technologies are used in various products, including mobile devices, such as cellular phones, tablets, notebook computers, and wireless personal digital assistants; wireless infrastructure equipment comprising base stations; and components, dongles, and modules for wireless devices. As of December 31, 2013, the company held a portfolio of approximately 20,500 patents and patent applications related to the fundamental technologies that enable wireless communications. InterDigital, Inc. was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware.
RadioShack Corporation engages in the retail sale of consumer electronics goods and services. It operates in U.S. RadioShack Company-Operated Stores and Other segments. The company provides various mobility products, including postpaid and prepaid wireless handsets, prepaid wireless airtime, e-readers, and tablet devices; and wireless and tablet accessories. It also offers batteries and power products; technical products; and laptop computers, cameras, music players, GPS devices, home entertainment accessories, televisions, and personal computer accessories. The company sells its products through operating stores under the RadioShack brand name, as well as through its Website radioshack.com. As of December 3, 2014, it had approximately 4,300 company-operated stores in the United States and Mexico; and approximately 1,200 dealer franchise stores in 25 countries. The company was founded in 1899 and is based in Fort Worth, Texas.
Vonage Holdings Corp. provides communications services that connect individuals through cloud-connected devices worldwide. The company offers voice and messaging services through session initiation protocol based voice over Internet protocol network. It provides home telephone replacement services to residential customers through various service plans with a range of basic features, including voicemail, call waiting, call forwarding, and caller ID with name, as well as area code selection, virtual phone number, and Web-enabled voicemail. The company's primary residential product comprise Vonage World plan, which offers local calling; calling to landline phones in various cities and locations in approximately 60 countries; and calling to mobile phones. It also offers mobile services, including Vonage Mobile, a mobile application that provides free calling and messaging between users who have the application, as well as international calling to approximately 200 countries to other phone; and Vonage-enabled devices that facilitate customers to use the Internet connection for their computers and telephones at the same time. The company sells its products through Web, and through regional and national retailers. As of February 26, 2014, it had approximately 2.5 million subscriber lines. Vonage Holdings Corp. was incorporated in 2000 and is headquartered in Holmdel, New Jersey.
Yandex N.V. operates an Internet search engine in Russia and internationally. The company offers a range of search, location-based, personalized, and mobile services that enable users to find information, and communicate and connect over the Internet from desktops and mobile devices; and localized homepages for specific geographic markets. It provides Yandex.News, a news aggregation and information service; Yandex.Market, an e-commerce gateway service that provides product information, price comparisons, and consumer-generated reviews of products and online retailers; Kinopoisk.ru, a Russian language Website for movies, television programs, and celebrities; and other specialized search services for images, video, music, theatre, television, weather, jobs, transportation, cars, and real estate. The company also offers Yandex.Mail, which provides users access to their email accounts; Yandex.Maps and Yandex.Navigator maps, and location-based services; downloadable applications for mobile and digital platforms and devices; Yandex.Browser, a cloud-based browser; and Yandex.Disk, a cloud-based storage service that facilitates users to upload, store, and share files. In addition, the company provides text-based advertising and display advertising services, including Yandex.Direct, an auction-based advertising placement service; Yandex.Market, an e-commerce gateway service; and Yandex ad network service. Further, the company offers services and tools comprising Yandex.Webmaster that enables Webmasters to tag information on their Websites; Yandex.Metrica, a Web statistics analysis tool; Yandex Site Search, a search tool for Webmasters and Website owners; Yandex APIs that enables developers to use company's technologies in their own businesses; and Yandex.Money, an online payment system. Yandex N.V. was incorporated in 2004 and is based in The Hague, the Netherlands.
YPF Sociedad Annima, an energy company, is engaged in the exploration, development, and production of crude oil, natural gas, and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) in Argentina. The company is also involved in the refining, marketing, transportation, and distribution of oil, petroleum products, petroleum derivatives, petrochemicals, LPG, and bio-fuels; and gas separation and natural gas distribution operations. As of December 31, 2013, it held interests in 52 exploration permits, including 48 onshore and 4 offshore exploration permits, as well as 90 production concessions in Argentina; and had proved reserves of approximately 628 million barrels of oil (mmbbl) and 2,558 billion cubic feet of gas, as well as a distribution network of 1,542 retail service stations. YPF Sociedad Annima also has 23 crude oil treatment plants and 5 pumping plants. The company's crude oil transportation network include approximately 2,700 kilometers of crude oil pipelines with approximately 640,000 barrels of aggregate daily transportation capacity of refined products; crude oil tankage of approximately 7 mmbbl; and maintain terminal facilities at 5 Argentine ports. In addition, it participates in 3 power generation plants with an aggregate installed capacity of 1,622 megawatts, as well as provides telecommunications services; and is involved in the production, industrialization, processing, marketing, preparation, transportation, and storage of grains and its derivatives. Further, the company sells diesel fuel, fertilizers, lubricants, agrochemicals, and ensiling bags; supplies coal, asphalts, and paraffin and paraffin derivatives; and provides fleet management services for the transportation sector, certified quality and quantity services, plant operation services and associated logistics, and preand-post-sales services, training, and quality product control. YPF Sociedad Annima founded in 1977 and is based in Buenos Aires, Argentina.