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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...

2014-10-22 12:26:17

Utilizing your optimal source of power creates effective leadership MILWAUKEE, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Can power make women successful, defined leaders, and help them continue to enhance the world? Joann M. Eisenhart, Ph.D., senior vice president of human resources, facilities and philanthropy at Northwestern Mutual has taken an in-depth look at women, power and success through a series of white papers. In Harness Your Sources of Power for Greater Success, Eisenhart provides details on...

2014-10-22 12:25:48

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Trick-or-treaters will soon hit the streets for Halloween. Unpredictable elements like kids in costumes, neighborhood foot traffic, candles and mischief can increase the chances of an accident or mishap this time of the year. Fortunately, insurance can provide coverage for many possible Halloween-related disasters, including: -- Damage to your home or car due to Halloween mischief. Standard homeowners and renters...

2014-10-22 12:21:05

NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- XL Group is extending its underwriting expertise and insurance capacity to more recreational marine businesses, introducing three new tailored marine insurance programs to protect boaters, marinas and vessels. According to Rich DeSimone, President of XL Group's North America Marine business, "Our marine team helps some of the world's most complex commercial marine businesses manage risk. Our new, tailored recreational marine insurance extends that...

2014-10-22 08:40:50

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: CY), STMicroelectronics N.V. (NYSE: STM), Mellanox Technologies Ltd (NASDAQ: MLNX), International Rectifier Corporation (NYSE: IRF), and Avago Technologies Ltd (NASDAQ: AVGO). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:...

2014-10-22 08:38:52

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FICO (NYSE:FICO), the predictive analytics and decision management software company, today announced the agenda for its first Decision Technology Forum, to be held at FICO World 2014, November 11-14 in San Diego. This four-day Decision Technology Forum starts November 11 and offers more than 20 sessions on how to accelerate development and deployment of analytic applications, increase consumer precision, implement smarter business...

2014-10-22 08:35:04

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ: PCAR), Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC), Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK), Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV), and The Greenbrier Cos. Inc. (NYSE: GBX). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at: http://investor-edge.com/register. The US...

2014-10-22 08:34:44

NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Analyst Report by Small Cap Traders. Vapor Corp. (NASDAQ: VPCO) designs, markets, and distributes electronic cigarettes, vaporizers, e-liquids, and accessories primarily in the United States and Canada. The company's electronic cigarettes are battery-powered products that enable users to inhale nicotine vapor without smoke, tar, ash, or carbon monoxide. Read about the potential for growth for VPCO, forces that could drive higher revenue and...

2014-10-22 08:33:06

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Amicus Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: FOLD), Progenics Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: PGNX), Threshold Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: THLD), Idera Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: IDRA), and Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: MACK). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:...

2014-10-22 08:31:58

PlanSource expands existing relationship with mutual life insurance giant ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PlanSource, a cloud-based provider of benefits administration, exchange, payroll, and HRIS solutions to employers, today announced the addition the addition of products underwritten by The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America (Guardian), a New York based company, to its OneMarket healthcare exchange. PlanSource already provides Guardian benefits to customers of...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.