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2014-09-23 12:35:42

Fifth year company has benchmarked well against its peers DAYTON, Ohio, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Teradata Corp. (NYSE: TDC), the big data analytics and marketing applications company, today announced it was selected for the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index of companies that lead their industries in corporate economic, environmental and social performance. This is the fifth consecutive year Teradata is listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability North American Index in...

2014-09-23 12:26:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices announced today that preliminary results show that S&P 500® stock buybacks, or share repurchases, decreased 1.6% to $116.2 billion during the second quarter of 2014, down from the $118.1 billion spent on share repurchases during the second quarter of 2013. The $116.2 billion also represents a 27.1% decline over the $159.3 billion spent on stock buybacks during Q1 2014, which was the second largest on record....

2014-09-23 12:22:00

DETROIT, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Citidal Partners LLC, a privately held Detroit based company, has announced today that it has acquired Lexel Imaging Systems Inc. Lexel Imaging Systems Inc. is a world-class manufacturer of special purpose cathode ray tubes, direct view storage tubes, displays, and phosphor coated substrates. Lexel Imaging Systems Inc. was previously a subsidiary of the publicly traded companies Video Display Corporation and Hughes Aircraft Corporation....

2014-09-23 08:24:16

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE) has been selected again for the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index and the S&P 500 Climate Disclosure Leadership Index. Established in 1999, the Dow Jones Sustainability indices are compiled annually by S&P Dow Jones and the Zurich-based RobecoSAM, a sustainable investment specialty firm. They were the first organizations in the world to track the financial...

2014-09-22 23:03:21

“AT&T Mobility, Verizon Wireless, Sprint and T-Mobile rankings in new report on the wireless industry,” says Technology Industry Analyst Jeff Kagan Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 RootMetrics published their report comparing quality, reliability and speed of wireless carriers in the United States, according to their press release, Sept 9. Industry analyst Jeff Kagan offers comment. “The first thing that really stands out is that there are no longer large gaps in quality...

2014-09-22 16:25:23

Bank-Tech deals can lead to 10 to 15 percent increase in share price while Bank-on-Bank Mergers show returns in the 4 to 6 percent range NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A.T. Kearney today released a study called "Tracking Banking M&A: Why Bank-Tech Mergers Are Winning," an analysis of four years' worth of the 30 largest global retail banks' M&A data. The study approximated the financial impact on the banks' share price 12 months after a given acquisition, comparing...

2014-09-22 08:25:07

BEIJING, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Charm Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: CHRM) ("Charm" or the "Company"), a leading advertising agency in China, announced today that, at an extraordinary general meeting held today, the Company's shareholders voted in favor of the proposal to authorize and approve the previously announced agreement and plan of merger dated May 19, 2014 (as amended on May 23, 2014 and June 20, 2014, the "merger agreement") among Engadin Parent Limited...

2014-09-21 23:02:19

Six C8 Lawsuit Have Been Selected to Represent the Thousands of C8 Claims Alleging Illnesses Such as Thyroid Disease and Kidney Cancer After Drinking C8 Contaminated Water Columbus, OH (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 C8 lawsuits move forward in the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio as the list of 20 possible C8 lawsuits selected for bellwether trials has been narrowed down to six, reports Wright & Schulte LLC. Court records show these six C8 lawsuits where chosen from the...

2014-09-19 23:02:22

“Comparing AT&T Mobility, Verizon Wireless, Sprint, T-Mobile and others on network reach, speed, quality and cost.” says Technology Industry Analyst Jeff Kagan Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Industry analyst Jeff Kagan offers comment on the best carrier for the new Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. “There are so many different factors that are part of choosing the best carrier for your new iPhone. Let’s take a look at some of them.” Says Wireless Analyst Jeff Kagan....

2014-09-19 23:01:43

The Firm is evaluating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who developed Type 2 diabetes, allegedly due to their use of the statin medication. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/ ) that allege the statin medication caused some patients to develop Type 2 diabetes continue to move forward in a federal multidistrict litigation now underway in U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports....


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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