SD BUSINESS JOURNAL DAILY ENEWS
Isis Pharmaceuticals Inc. reported a significantly improved fourth quarter net income of $31 million, up from a net loss of $24.3 million in the same quarter last year.
Vista-based Watkins Manufacturing Corp., the world’s largest manufacturer of hot tubs, has acquired Endless Pools Inc. through its parent company, Masco Corp.
The Apartment Co. of San Diego has acquired the 134-unit Clubhouse at Imperial Beach apartment community for $20.2 million, according to real estate services company HFF, which represented the seller.
John E. Small, chairman of San Diego-based ResortCom International for the last 16 years, announced that he is stepping down effective May 1.
Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of March 2, 2015, and beyond.
Sempra Energy, the San Diego-based energy holding company and parent to San Diego Gas & Electric Co., unveiled its 2014 financial results Feb. 26, reporting earnings of $1.16 billion on total revenue of $11.04 billion.
Cox Communications, one of the region’s dominant cable providers, came out against the Federal Communications Commission’s Feb. 26 decision to regulate the Internet, saying the move was “sure to be challenged in court” and calling for congressional action.
San Diego County’s contracts for future construction rose 69 percent in January from a year ago, topping $301.6 million, according to the latest monthly figures from Dodge Data & Analytics.
Ryan Granito has been named vice president of real estate for Fundrise, a real estate crowdfunding platform.
Senomyx Inc., a biotechnology company that makes flavor-enhancers, on Thursday reported a loss of $3.1 million in its fourth quarter.
San Diego-based developer Sudberry Properties recently completed and opened the first phase of its 612-unit West Park, a $100 million apartment project located at its larger Civita mixed-use development in Mission Valley.
San Diego-based BioMed Realty Trust Inc. has announced a realignment of its executive team, following the departure of company President and Chief Operating Officer Kent Griffin.
Ivera Medical Corp., a San Diego-based company that makes products that disinfect and protect devices used to access a patient’s bloodstream, is being purchased by 3M Co. of St. Paul, Minn.
Comerica Bank’s California Economic Activity Index grew in December, climbing 1.6 percentage points to a level of 118.3. December’s reading is 34 points, or 41 percent, above the index cyclical low of 83.8.
Dublin-based drugmaker Shire Plc has acquired San Diego-based Meritage Pharma for an upfront payment of $70 million, with another $175 million contingent on meeting milestones, according to a recent news release.
Cameron LNG announced on Feb. 24 that it is seeking federal approval to expand its Louisiana natural gas liquefaction plant from three units to five.
Former California Assembly Speaker Willie Brown has joined the advisory board of ecoATM, the San Diego company that produces and maintains a network of electronics recycling kiosks.
Buchanan Street Partners of Newport Beach has purchased a Carlsbad office building for $19.5 million, the company announced.
San Diego-based real estate services provider Trigild has been appointed receiver of Centerpointe, a $17.5 million office and industrial park in Landover, Md.
San Diego International Airport has opened Airspace Lounge, which operators said is the airport’s first and only common-use lounge.