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2014-10-30 16:28:35

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Techne Corporation (NASDAQ:TECH), (d/b/a Bio-Techne) announced that its Board of Directors has decided to pay a dividend of $0.32 per share for the quarter ended September 30, 2014. The quarterly dividend will be payable November 24, 2014 to all common shareholders of record on November 10, 2014. Future cash dividends will be considered by the Board of Directors on a quarterly basis. Techne Corporation, (d/b/a Bio-Techne), NASDAQ: TECH,...

2014-10-29 16:21:45

MAUMEE, Ohio, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced today that its board of directors has declared a dividend on its common stock. The board declared a quarterly dividend of $0.05 per share, payable Dec. 5, 2014, to holders of Dana common stock as of Nov. 14. About Dana Holding Corporation Dana is a global leader in the supply of highly engineered driveline, sealing, and thermal-management technologies that improve the efficiency and...

2014-10-28 16:23:06

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) announced today that the Board of Directors declared a dividend of five cents per share on U. S. Steel Common Stock. The dividend is payable December 10, 2014, to stockholders of record at the close of business November 12, 2014. For more information about U. S. Steel, visit www.ussteel.com. SOURCE United States Steel Corporation

2014-10-27 08:37:25

VANCOUVER, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Absolute® Software Corporation (TSX: ABT), the industry standard for persistent endpoint security and management solutions for computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones, today announced that it will hold its annual and special meeting of shareholders (the "Meeting") on December 8, 2014. The record date for determining those shareholders entitled to vote at the Meeting has been set as the close of business on October 31, 2014. Absolute also...

2014-10-22 16:28:43

EUGENE, Ore., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Continental Corporation (Nasdaq: PCBK), the holding company of Pacific Continental Bank, today announced that its board of directors approved a regular cash dividend of $0.10 per share and an additional special cash dividend of $0.05 per share. Both dividends are payable November 13, 2014, to shareholders of record as of November 3, 2014. "It is rewarding to share dividend declarations with our shareholders," said Hal Brown, chief...

2014-10-21 08:25:53

BOSTON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlantic Power Corporation (NYSE: AT) (TSX: ATP) ("Atlantic Power" or the "Company") previously disclosed on September 16, 2014 that the Company's Board of Directors, with the assistance of its financial advisors, Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Greenhill & Co., LLC, conducted a thorough review of the options available to the Company with respect to a possible sale or merger and concluded that a sale or merger of the Company was not in the best...

2014-10-20 08:24:57

DENVER, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BIOFUEL ENERGY CORP. (NASDAQ: BIOF) (the "Company") announced that, at the annual meeting of stockholders held on October 17, 2014, stockholders of the Company approved all the proposals set forth in the definitive proxy statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") on September 18, 2014 (the "Proxy Statement"), including those proposals related to the Transaction Agreement, dated as of June 10, 2014 (the "Transaction...

2014-10-14 16:29:04

POINT RICHMOND, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transcept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSPT) announced today that its board of directors declared a special dividend, in connection with its merger with Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc., in the initial cash amount of $0.6674 per share on Transcept's common stock and the right to receive certain contingent cash amounts, in the future, on a pro rata basis, consisting of: (i) one hundred percent of any payments received by Transcept on...

2014-10-14 16:23:35

ST. HELIER, JERSEY, Oct. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - EastSiberian Plc (TSX NEX: ESB.H) ("EastSiberian" or the "Corporation"), a Jersey company, today announces that it has issued an aggregate 8,914,320 common shares to current and former directors and officers of the Corporation and consultants to the Corporation, to settle an aggregate $445,716 indebtedness, which represents a portion of outstanding amounts owing by the Corporation to such directors, officers and consultants. This share...

2014-10-14 12:35:23

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Whirlpool Italia Holdings S.r.l., acquired a 56 percent stake in Indesit Company S.p.A. (BIT: IND), representing 61.9 percent of the voting stock of Indesit. Whirlpool acquired the shares under two share purchase agreements entered into on July 10 with Fineldo S.p.A. and members of the Merloni family. The acquisitions bring Whirlpool's stake in...


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