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2014-05-06 08:25:31

Revises 2014 Earnings Guidance AKRON, Ohio, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today announced first quarter 2014 basic operating (non-GAAP) earnings* of $0.39 per share of common stock. These results exclude the impact of the special items listed below. This compares to basic operating (non-GAAP) earnings of $0.76 per share of common stock in the first quarter of 2013. On a GAAP basis, the company reported basic earnings of $0.50 per share of common stock...

2014-05-05 23:02:07

The Firm is investigating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly developed Type 2 diabetes due to their use of the cholesterol-lowering statin. New York, New York (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/) alleging a link between the use of the statin medication and the development of Type 2 diabetes continue to move forward in courts throughout the U.S., Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to an Order issued on April 30, 2014, U.S....

2014-05-05 12:23:36

MORRISTOWN, N.J., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing efforts to enhance customer service reliability, Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) is installing a massive new circuit breaker and transformer as part of a $1.2 million upgrade project at its Manalapan Substation. The 230 kilovolt (kV) circuit breaker, measuring 15 feet tall and weighing about 5 tons, will help limit the frequency and duration of power outages and meet the increased demand for electricity...

2014-05-05 08:33:40

BEIJING, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ku6 Media Co., Ltd. ("Ku6 Media" or the "Company", NASDAQ: KUTV) today announced that on May 1, 2014, the Company received a letter from The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC stating that it was no longer in compliance with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5250(c)(1) because it had not filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the period ended December 31, 2013. The annual report was required to be filed by the Company on or before April 30, 2014 to be timely filed and...

2014-05-05 08:31:56

HOUSTON, TX, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Well Power, Inc. (OTCQB: WPWR),- (The Company), is pleased to announce that the Company's Micro-Refinery Technology and Development Live Webinar held on May 1, 2014 was successfully conducted by the Company's CEO and Director Cristian Neagoe. The webinar was broadcast live from the Micro-Refinery Unit's ("MRU") research and development labs at Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal. Joining Dr. Neagoe was Professor Gregory Patience, CTO and Director...

2014-05-05 08:22:45

BOSTON, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlantic Power Corporation (TSX: ATP; NYSE: AT) (the "Company" or "Atlantic Power") owns and operates a diverse fleet of power generation assets in the United States and Canada. As previously disclosed, the Company continues to focus on how to best position itself to maximize value for its shareholders. In that framework, the Company is considering the relative merits of additional debt reduction, investment in accretive growth opportunities (both...

2014-05-02 23:08:45

One of the world's leading biopharmaceutical companies, Pfizer, has selected Sepha’s non-destructive inspection device for blister packs, called Visionscan, as their preferred global standard for blister packaging inspection. Visionscan is the world’s first, non-destructive, tool-less inspection device for blister packs and was developed by the Northern Ireland based packaging engineering firm Sepha Ltd. Visionscan will help Pfizer reduce inspection costs and drive up accuracy...

2014-05-02 08:29:00

NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE: TYC) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a proposal to change the company's place of incorporation from Switzerland to Ireland. Tyco expects to ask shareholders to vote on the proposal at a special general meeting of shareholders. "After a thorough review, our Board has concluded that a move to Ireland is in the best interests of Tyco's shareholders," said Tyco Chief Executive...

2014-05-01 20:22:10

MENTOR, Ohio, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gas Natural Inc. (NYSE MKT: EGAS) (the "Company"), a holding company operating local distribution companies serving approximately 73,000 natural gas customers in seven states, announced that Richard M. Osborne, the Company's Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board, is stepping down as CEO and Chairman effective today. Mr. Osborne will continue to serve as a member of the Board of Directors. Vice-Chairman W. E. "Gene" Argo was...

2014-05-01 08:45:57

NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE: TYC) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.18 per share, payable on August 20, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 25, 2014. ABOUT TYCO Tyco (NYSE: TYC) is the world's largest pure-play fire protection and security company. Tyco provides more than three million customers around the globe with the latest fire protection and...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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