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2014-09-16 08:23:30

BOSTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Update on outcome of strategic review -- Sale or merger of Company not in best interests of Company or its stakeholders at this time -- Continue to operate independently and execute on business plan -- Continue to assess other potential options, including asset sales or joint ventures -- Dividend reduced to Cdn$0.12 annually from Cdn$0.40 -- August dividend of Cdn$0.03333 to be...

2014-09-11 16:27:23

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Abbott's (NYSE: ABT) board of directors has approved a new share repurchase program and declared a quarterly common dividend. Abbott's board has authorized the repurchase of up to $3 billion of the corporation's common shares. This new authorization is in addition to the $511 million unused portion of the previous program that was announced in June 2013. The purchases may be made from time to time as market conditions warrant and...

2014-09-09 16:27:33

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International Paper's (NYSE: IP) board of directors today increased the company's quarterly dividend by 14% from $.35 to $0.40 per share for the period from October 1, 2014, to December 31, 2014, inclusive, on its common stock, par value $1.00. This dividend is payable on December 15, 2014, to holders of record at the close of business on November 17, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20020701/IPLOGO "This dividend increase,...

2014-09-09 16:26:29

ATLANTA, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ADK) (NYSE MKT: ADK.PRA) (the "Company" or "AdCare"), a leading long-term care provider, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend payment on the Company's 10.875% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock ("Series A Preferred Stock"), accruing from July 1, 2014 through September 30, 2014. The dividend on the Series A Preferred Stock will be payable on September...

2014-09-09 12:25:15

ST. PAUL, Minn., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mairs and Power, an independent, employee owned investment advisory firm, is pleased to announce that the Mairs & Power Small Cap Fund marked its third anniversary on August 11, 2014 with solid performance in its category. As a result of its performance and achieving the three year mark it has earned a five star rating from Morningstar, as of August 31, 2014, for the overall and 3-year periods among 608 small blend funds, based on the...

2014-09-08 04:20:15

JOHANNESBURG, September 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights - Synfuels production volumes of 7,6 million tons - highest in a decade - ORYX GTL plant achieved an average utilisation rate of 97% - Normalised cash fixed costs - 1,8% below SA PPI - Headline earnings per share up by 14% to a record R60,16 - Total dividend of R21,50 per share, up by 13% - Total skills development and socioeconomic spend of R1,4 billion...

2014-09-05 16:21:37

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Piedmont Natural Gas (NYSE: PNY) today announced results for its third fiscal quarter ended July 31, 2014. For the quarter, the Company reported a seasonal loss of $7.3 million, or $.09 per diluted share, compared to a loss of $2.3 million, or $.03 per diluted share for the same period in 2013. For the nine months ended July 31, 2014, net income was $152.8 million and diluted earnings per share were $1.96, compared with net income of...

2014-09-04 16:27:33

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PDL BioPharma, Inc. (PDL) (NASDAQ: PDLI) today announced that the adjusted conversion rate for the: -- 3.75% Convertible Senior Notes due May 1, 2015 (May 2015 Notes), is 167.9812 shares of common stock per $1,000 principal amount or approximately $5.95 per share, effective September 3, 2014? and -- 2.875% Series 2012 Convertible Senior Notes due February 15, 2015 (Series 2012 Notes), is 191.671 shares of...

2014-09-03 16:22:53

HOUSTON, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Evolution Petroleum Corporation (NYSE MKT: EPM) today declared a monthly cash dividend on its perpetual non-convertible 8.5% Series A Cumulative Preferred Stock. The dividend is for the month of September 2014 and is payable on September 30, 2014 to holders of record at the close of business on September 15, 2014. The payment will be 1/12(th) of the 8.5% annualized amount, or approximately $0.177083 per share, based on the $25.00 per share...

2014-08-28 08:31:20

SHANGHAI, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Acorn International, Inc. (NYSE: ATV) ("Acorn" or the "Company"), a media and branding company in China engaged in developing, promoting and selling products through extensive direct and distribution networks, today announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. Summary Results for the Second Quarter of 2014 -- Net revenues were $14.8 million, a decrease of 63.9% from $40.9 million in the second...


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