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2014-10-22 16:32:41

CLEVELAND, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE: PH), the global leader in motion and control technologies, today announced that its Board of Directors increased the company's regular quarterly cash dividend to 63 cents per share of common stock payable December 5, 2014 to shareholders of record as of November 10, 2014. This represents a 31 percent increase over the previous quarterly dividend of 48 cents per common share. The Board also authorized the...

2014-10-22 16:32:37

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WidePoint Corporation (NYSE Mkt: WYY) a leading provider of Managed Mobility Services (MMS) specializing in Cybersecurity and Telecommunications Lifecycle Management (TLM) solutions, announced today that it intends to offer shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. All of the shares in the offering are to be sold by WidePoint. WidePoint also expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase additional shares...

2014-10-22 16:31:48

Upgrade Includes Access to New Markets via 16 CFD Trading Instruments and Other Expanded Functionality BOSTON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Technologies Powered By Forexware, today announced that it is introducing several major updates to its FIX API solution. The upgrades will help the company better serve the needs of its growing customer base. The new updates include the integration of Forexware's XW Trader solution, as well as a feature provides the ability to trade...

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...

2014-10-22 16:28:37

Hangs Ten-Foot Banners on LA Office Building For Yes On 45 SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Insurance today declared Anthem Blue Cross's 9.8% rate increase on small business "unreasonable," but has no power to stop the hikes unless Proposition 45 passes. Proposition 45, which gives the elected insurance commissioner the power to reject excessive rates, is being opposed by $55 million from the insurance industry, including $18.7 million...

2014-10-22 16:28:21

MCKINNEY, Texas, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Torchmark Corporation (NYSE: TMK) reported today that for the quarter ended September 30, 2014, net income was $1.00 per share, compared with $.95 per share for the year-ago quarter. Net operating income for the quarter was $.99 per share, compared with $.95 per share for the year-ago quarter. Reconciliations between net income and net operating income, GAAP ROE and management ROE, and GAAP book value and management book value are shown in the...

2014-10-22 16:26:50

NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Capital IQ (MHFI) announced today that it has commenced Factual Stock Report coverage on Katahdin Bankshares Corp. Katahdin Bankshares Corp. (KTHN) is the bank holding company for Katahdin Trust Company (the bank), which provides banking services to individuals and businesses from 19 offices throughout Maine and online. The company's 19 offices are located in Ashland, Bangor (two locations), Caribou, Eagle Lake, Easton, Fort...

2014-10-22 16:25:48

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Average rates on new card offers remained unchanged again this week, according to the CreditCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090210/CCLOGO The average is comprised of 100 of the most popular credit cards in the country, including cards from dozens of leading U.S. issuers and representing every card category. Introductory (teaser) rates are not included in the calculation. Rates for card...

2014-10-22 16:23:55

DENVER, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE: KOG)("Kodiak"), today announced that it, in connection with the previously announced arrangement agreement entered into on July 13, 2014 with Whiting Petroleum Corporation ("Whiting") and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Whiting, has obtained an interim order from the British Columbia Supreme Court authorizing, among other procedural matters, the calling and holding of a special meeting of Kodiak's securityholders to...

2014-10-22 16:22:43

BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RLJ Equity Partners, LLC and LAI International, Inc., today announced the acquisition of Zak Incorporated (Zak), a full service manufacturer and certified turnkey supplier that provides precision machined and custom fabricated components for customers in power generation, specialty metals, and oil and gas. Founded in 1937 and headquartered in Green Island, New York, Zak is an established brand throughout the power industry and has built...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.