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2012-08-16 10:22:44

MIAMI, Aug. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The largest 500 Latin American companies increased their revenues by 8.3 percent in 2011, the digital news service Latin Business Chronicle reports on its annual regional ranking. At the same time, profits for these companies tumbled 8.9 percent. The reason behind these results? The positive figures were induced by sustained domestic demand growth, the publication states. The lackluster profit figures seem to be the result of the first landing of the...

2012-08-02 02:25:54

PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil, Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- 2nd quarter of 2012 Highlights Shipments reached 4.8 million tonnes in the 2Q12, small reduction when compared to 2Q11. Net Sales reached R$ 10.0 billion in the 2Q12, 11% more than 2Q11, due to the higher net sales per tonne sold in all Company's business operations. 2Q12 EBITDA reached R$ 1.2 billion, compared to R$ 1.3 billion in the 2Q11 and R$ 1.0 billion in the 1Q12. The EBITDA margin reached 12% in the 2Q12, lower than the 15%...

2012-07-09 02:29:12

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Pennystocksinsiders.com (PSI) has issued insider trading reports and Equity Research for the following companies: Halliburton (NYSE:HAL), Zynga (NASDAQ:ZNGA), Merck (NYSE:MRK), Gerdau SA (NYSE:GGB), Altria Group (NYSE:MO), and Nokia (NYSE:NOK). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120531/HK16417LOGO ) (Read full report by clicking the link below, you may need to copy and paste the full link to your browser.)...

2012-07-02 02:21:17

PITTSBURGH, July 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- United States Steel Corporation Chairman and Chief Executive Officer John P. Surma today announced that the company's Board of Directors has elected Mario Longhi to the position of executive vice president and chief operating officer. He will report to U. S. Steel Chairman and Chief Executive Officer John P. Surma and will be based at U. S. Steel's corporate headquarters in Pittsburgh. The company also announced the appointments of George F. Babcoke,...

2012-06-11 02:22:41

NEW YORK, June 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Kroton Educacional, a private-educational company in Brazil, leads the short list of winners for the upcoming IR Magazine Brazil Awards 2012 with nominations in seven categories - including the grand prix for best overall investor relations - small & mid cap. Rounding out the grand prix nominations for best overall investor relations - small & mid cap are Banco ABC Brasil, EZTEC, Randon and Valid. Kroton Educacional was last year's winner...

2012-05-08 10:21:34

PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil, May 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- GERDAU S.A. hereby announces that the Form 20-F related to the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011 was filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Securities and Exchange Commission of Brazil (CVM) and is available at the Company's Investor Relations Website (http://www.gerdau.com/investidores/Default.aspx). Shareholders may request a free copy of the Form 20-F from the IR team by sending an email to...

2012-05-02 14:20:41

PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil, May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- 1st quarter of 2012 Highlights Shipments reached 4.7 million tonnes in the 1Q12, stable when compared to 1Q11. Net Sales reached R$ 9.2 billion in the 1Q12, 10% more than 1Q11, due to the higher net sales per tonne in all Company's business operations. 1Q12 EBITDA reached R$ 1.0 billion, compared to R$ 1.1 billion in the 1Q11 and R$ 1.0 billion in the 4Q11. The EBITDA margin reached 11% in the 1Q12, flat when compared to 4Q11, but...

2012-04-02 02:30:50

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 2, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Pennystocksinsiders.com (PSI) has issued insider trading reports and Equity Research for the following companies: Arena Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ARNA), KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY), Symantec (NASDAQ:SYMC), Dendreon (NASDAQ:DNDN), Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI), and Gerdau SA (NYSE:GGB). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120307/HK65974LOGO ) (Read full report by clicking the link below, you may need to copy and paste the full...

2012-02-16 07:10:00

PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil, Feb. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- 2011 Highlights: Shipments totaled 19.2 million tonnes, a 10% increase compared to 2010, reflecting the development of the industry and the energy segment in the North American business operations, as well as the civil construction segment in the Latin America and Brazil business operations. In 2011, consolidated net sales totaled R$ 35.4 billion, a 13% increase compared to 2010, due to the increase in shipments. The 2011 EBITDA...

2012-02-02 07:50:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Pennystocksinsiders.com (PSI) has issued insider trading reports and Equity Research for the following companies: Gerdau SA (NYSE:GGB), Manitowoc (NYSE:MTW), and Quicksilver Resources (NYSE:KWK). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111214/HK22486LOGO ) (Read full report by clicking the link below, you may need to copy and paste the full link to your browser.) Report Highlights: Gerdau SA (ADR) (NYSE:GGB): Gerdau SA...