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Synageva Biopharma Corp (NASDAQ: GEVA) shares surged 130.99 percent to $221.45 in pre-market trading after Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALXN) announced its plans to acquire Synageva for $8.4 billion.

Borderfree Inc (NASDAQ: BRDR) gained 105.01 percent to $13.92 in pre-market trading after the company agreed to be acquired by Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI) for $14.00 per share in cash.

Moneygram International Inc (NASDAQ: MGI) shares rose 23.21 percent to $9.61 in pre-market trading following Tuesday's Bloomberg report that the company is in talks to be acquired by The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU).

Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE: HLF) shares gained 15.61 percent to $46.35 in the pre-market trading session after the company reported stronger-than-expected earnings for the first quarter and lifted its outlook for the full year.

Energy XXI Ltd (NASDAQ: EXXI) shares climbed 7.86 percent to $4.39 in pre-market trading after the company declared regular quarterly dividends on common and preferred shares. The company's board declared a quarterly dividend of $0.01 per share of common stock.

 

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