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60 Cents: Median income for L.A. saleswomen for every $1 in men’s income

Pay gaps? L.A. women wage earners versus men.

Mission Valley Bank Reports Flat Quarter

Mission Valley Bancorp reported earnings of just $18,000 for the third quarter, impacted by a $1 million loan write down, the company announced Friday.

Most In-Demand Jobs, Per CyberCoders Study

CyberCoders, an information technology recruiting agency, has released results of a data analysis from more than 1 million jobseekers to determine the most in-demand jobs in the IT, construction and accounting sectors.

Valley Ambulance Operator Merges

PRN Ambulance in North Hills has reached an agreement to merge with Pro Transport-1, a major ambulance operator in Northern California.

CrowdGather Completes First Phase of Stock Offering

CrowdGather, Inc. has closed on the initial offering of its new preferred stock, which will bring $1 million in funding to the company.

BlackLine Gains on Hiring of Former NetSuite Executive

Shares of BlackLine Inc. rose Tuesday after the company announced the hiring of Mark Woodhams, a former sales executive at NetSuite, as senior vice president of global sales effective July 1.

Disney’s ESPN+ Reaches 1 Million Subscriber Milestone

Walt Disney Co. streaming service ESPN has surpassed 1 million paying subscribers in just over five months, the company announced Thursday.

ReachLocal Swings to Loss, Signs Yelp Deal

ReachLocal Inc. announced on Tuesday better-then-expected results in the second quarter, but the online advertising company still lost money.

Apollo Announces Stock Split, Nasdaq Bid

Apollo Medical Holdings Inc. has announced a 1-for-10 reverse stock split as part of a plan to join the Nasdaq.

Cusumano Family Gives $1 Million to Boys & Girls Club in Burbank

The Cusumano family has donated $1 million to the Boys & Girls Club of Burbank and Greater East Valley to purchase a new clubhouse.

Update: FDA Panel Recommends Afrezza Approval

Shares of MannKind Corp. more than doubled in after-hours trading on Tuesday after an FDA advisory panel recommended the agency approve the Valencia company's Afrezza insulin inhaler.

Amgen Raises Dividend 27 Percent

Amgen Inc. announced Tuesday it will increase its first-quarter dividend to $1 a share, a 27 percent increase from the previous rate of 79 cents.

Earnings: Salem Media, B. Riley, MannKind

Salem Media income falls, B. Riley revenue triples and MannKind posts another loss.

Earnings: Tutor Perini, MannKind, LTC

Tutor Perini Corp., MannKind Corp. and LTC Properties Inc. reported third quarter earnings on Monday.

Salem Communications Increases Dividend

Salem Communications Inc. announced a 5 percent increase in its quarterly dividend on Friday.

Acre Sells for $11 Million in Sherman Oaks

A 1-acre development site in Sherman Oaks has sold to investors for $11.4 million.

VALLEY INSIDER

CEO to Retire

Maria Hawthorne will retire as chief executive of PS Business Parks in Glendale, effective Sept. 1.

Public Storage Opens Seventh Houston Facility This Year

Public Storage opened a new location in the Houston market on Friday, passing the 1 million square foot milestone for new self-storage space this year.

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Earnings: Interlink, Talon

Interlink reports higher revenue, while Talon’s revenue declines.

FDA Approves MannKind’s Inhalable Insulin

MannKind Corp. on Friday finally secured government approval to sell its Afrezza brand of inhalable insulin, but it came with conditions: it cannot be used for patients with asthma or other lung conditions.