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2014-09-02 20:25:15

Transaction Will Extinguish 2017 Redemption Obligation GREENWICH, Conn., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blyth, Inc. (NYSE: BTH), a leading designer and marketer of candles and other home accessories as well as health & wellness products sold through the direct selling and direct marketing channels, today announced that it and the Founders and certain other preferred stockholders of its ViSalus network marketing subsidiary have reached an agreement in principle whereby the Founders...

2014-09-02 20:24:43

WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostics and health information solutions, today has declared a cash dividend of $3.00 per share on its Series B Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock (NYSE: ALR.PR.B). The dividend is payable on October 15, 2014 to holders of record of Series B stock at the close of business on October 1, 2014. Such payment will cover the amount of all dividends accrued from July 1, 2014 through...

2014-09-02 08:23:02

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Bakken Energy Corp formerly Orofino Gold Corp. ( OTC: ORFG) is pleased to announce that approval has been received for its new name, Bakken Energy Corp., and has been assigned a new stock Symbol. The new stock symbol will be BKEN. The new stock symbol will take effect on September 3, 2014. The Company has also received approval for the company's restricted stock dividend, with FINRA having announced the dividend on their website last week....

2014-08-30 00:20:26

WEST PERTH, Western Australia, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Sandfire Resources NL ("Sandfire") announces that it, through its wholly owned subsidiary Sandfire BC Holdings Inc., has agreed to purchase 80,000,0000 units (the "Units") of Tintina Resources Inc. (the "Issuer") at a price of $0.20 per Unit. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions, including the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange. Each Unit is comprised of: (i) one common share in the capital of the Issuer...

2014-08-29 16:25:24

BEIJING, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iSoftStone Holdings Limited ("iSoftStone" or "the Company," NYSE: ISS), a leading China-based IT services provider in the People's Republic of China, announced today the completion of the merger (the "merger") with New iSoftStone Acquisition Limited ("Merger Sub"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of New iSoftStone Holdings Limited ("Parent"), pursuant to the agreement and plan of merger (the "merger agreement") dated April 18, 2014 by and among Parent,...

2014-08-28 16:28:17

OWINGS MILLS, Md., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast (NYSE: MED) today announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously adopted a one-year stockholder rights plan (the "Rights Plan") and declared a dividend of one right for each outstanding share of Medifast common stock. The Rights Plan expires on August 28, 2015, and the Board of Directors may terminate the Rights Plan at any time if it no longer believes that the Rights Plan is in the best interests of the Company and...

2014-08-25 08:28:16

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Abbott Laboratories (Chile) Holdco (Dos) SpA, a Chilean corporation ("ALH"), has commenced a tender offer (the "U.S. Offer"), in which it is offering to purchase (i) from U.S. holders only, up to 100 percent of the outstanding ordinary, nominative, no par value shares (the "Ordinary Shares") of CFR Pharmaceuticals S.A. ("CFR"), a Chilean corporation and (ii) from all...

2014-08-21 20:20:55

CALGARY, Alberta, August 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oando Energy Resources Inc. ("Oando Energy Resources" or the "Company") (TSX:OER), a company focused on oil and gas exploration and production in Nigeria, is pleased to announce the conversion to equity of principal and interest in the amount of US$ 98 million, outstanding under the US$ 1.2 billion facility agreement dated 10 February, 2014 with Oando Plc (the "Oando Loan") (the "Conversion"). US$ 41 million of principal...

2014-08-21 08:32:44

BEIJING, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iSoftStone Holdings Limited ("iSoftStone" or "the Company," NYSE: ISS), a leading China-based IT services provider in the People's Republic of China, is pleased to announce that in addition to the previously announced recommendation of Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. ("ISS"), Glass Lewis & Co., LLC ("Glass Lewis") and Egan-Jones Proxy Services ("Egan-Jones") have recommended that iSoftStone shareholders vote FOR the approval of the...

2014-08-21 08:23:15

HOUSTON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Goodrich Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: GDP) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.6719 per share on its 5.375% Series B Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock, a quarterly cash dividend of $0.625 per depositary share on its 10.00% Series C Cumulative Preferred Stock, and a quarterly cash dividend of $0.609375 per depositary share on its 9.75% Series D Cumulative Preferred Stock. Each of the dividends will be paid...


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