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2014-04-17 16:24:20

CHICAGO, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Even as the country's total consumer debt decreased 8% from Q1 2009 to Q4 2013, total student debt rose 63% over the same time frame, far outstripping the growth in auto loans, the only other type of debt that increased over that time. According to Mintel's latest report, only 20% of respondents believe that student loans are a good investment, which is down significantly from the 54% of respondents who answered that same question a mere two...

2014-04-17 16:23:01

MILWAUKEE, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The boards of directors of Wisconsin Energy Corporation (NYSE: WEC) and Wisconsin Electric Power Company today declared quarterly dividends. Wisconsin EnergyThe Wisconsin Energy board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 39 cents a share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable June 1, 2014, to stockholders of record on May 14, 2014. This marks the 287(th) consecutive quarter - dating back to 1942 - that the...

2014-04-17 16:21:48

OAK BROOK, Ill., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hub Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HUBG) today announced financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. Hub Group reported income of $12.0 million for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 compared to $15.4 million for the first quarter of 2013. Hub Group's diluted earnings per share was $0.33 for the quarter. Hub Group's revenue increased 10% to $848 million. The Hub segment's revenue increased 10% to $653 million. First quarter...

2014-04-17 12:28:36

LONDON, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Life Insurance in the the US, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2017http://www.reportbuyer.com/banking_finance/insurance/life/life_insurance_us_key_trends_opportunities_2017.htmlSynopsisThe report provides in-depth market analysis, information and insights into the US life insurance segment, including:-- The US life insurance segment's growth prospects by life insurance categories -- Key trends...

2014-04-17 12:27:52

LONDON, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Non-Life Insurance in the the US, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2017http://www.reportbuyer.com/banking_finance/insurance/life/non_life_insurance_us_key_trends_opportunities_2017.htmlSynopsisThe report provides in depth market analysis, information and insights into the US non-life insurance segment, including:-- The US non-life insurance segment's growth prospects by non-life insurance...

2014-04-17 12:27:03

LONDON, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CannaVest Corp (OTC: CANV) traded to the upside on heavy volume to close the markets yesterday climbing 43% on the trading day. Shares in CannaVest have been one of the more volatile stocks in the sector which has attracted much interest since the start of the year. The stock has actually traded as high as $200 per share which is CannVest Corp's 52 week high and investors seem to think this stock can be worth a lot more than the closing...

2014-04-17 08:33:12

NEW YORK, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Moxian China, Inc., (OTCQB Symbol: MOXC) a social commerce platform company, announced today that on March 20, 2014 the Company was granted eligibility status by the Depository Trust Company ("DTC"), which allows the Company's shares to be transferred electronically by the DTC. The Depository Trust Company (DTC) is a subsidiary of the Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation DTCC, and manages the electronic clearing and settlement of...

2014-04-17 08:33:00

IT Services Operating Margin Expanded by 150 basis points sequentially BANGALORE, India and EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT) today announced financial results under International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) for its fourth quarter and year ended March 31, 2014. Highlights of the Results: Results for the Quarter ended March 31, 2014: -- Revenues from continuing operations were rupees 117.0 billion ($2.0 billion(1)), an...

2014-04-17 08:29:54

-- Reports quarterly revenue of $1.9 billion, an increase of 7% over the prior year DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dover (NYSE: DOV) announced today that for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014, revenue was $1.9 billion, an increase of 7% over the prior year. The revenue increase was driven by organic growth of 4% and an increase of 3% from acquisitions. Earnings from continuing operations were $176.3 million, or $1.02 diluted earnings per share ("EPS"),...

2014-04-17 08:29:48

MOUNT AIRY, N.C., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Insteel Industries, Inc. (NasdaqGS: IIIN) today announced financial results for its second quarter ended March 29, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130104/CL31002LOGO-b Second Quarter 2014 Results Net earnings for the second quarter of fiscal 2014 were $3.5 million, or $0.19 per share compared with $3.7 million, or $0.20 per diluted share in the same period a year ago. Net sales increased 10.3% to $91.4 million from...