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2014-07-30 08:22:06

- Record second quarter segment operating income of $460 million AKRON, Ohio, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) today reported record earnings for the second quarter of 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20050204/GTLOGO "We delivered record second quarter results, driven by strong consumer replacement volumes in all of our regions where our new products are in demand," said Richard J. Kramer, chairman and chief...

2014-07-24 08:23:30

AKRON, Ohio, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Robin Roberts, the award-winning co-anchor of ABC News' "Good Morning America," long-time ESPN sportscaster and successful author, will christen The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company's (NASDAQ: GT) newest blimp - Wingfoot One - on Saturday, August 23, in Suffield, Ohio. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20050204/GTLOGO Roberts joins a list of accomplished women who have christened previous Goodyear blimps, including astronaut Dr. Sally...

2014-07-21 16:22:57

AKRON, Ohio, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wingfoot One has been selected as the name for The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company's (NASDAQ: GT) newest airship, the company announced today. Wingfoot One was selected from nearly 15,000 names submitted in an on-line public contest that started four months ago. A panel of Goodyear judges narrowed the submissions to 10 finalists before a final round of public voting determined the name of the newest addition to the Goodyear fleet of...

2014-07-15 08:22:55

AKRON, Ohio, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Directors of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) have declared a quarterly dividend of 6 cents per share of common stock. The dividend is payable September 2, 2014, to shareholders of record on August 1, 2014. The payout represents an annual rate of 24 cents per share. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20050204/GTLOGO Goodyear is one of the world's largest tire companies. It employs approximately 69,000 people and...

2014-07-08 16:21:22

AKRON, Ohio, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) will report second quarter 2014 financial results on Wednesday, July 30, to be followed by an investor conference call at 9 a.m. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20050204/GTLOGO Participating in the conference call will be Richard J. Kramer, chairman and chief executive officer, and Laura K. Thompson, executive vice president and chief financial officer. Approximately 45 minutes...

2014-06-05 12:21:39

AKRON, Ohio, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently unveiled and scheduled to be produced this fall, the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT 392 and the Dodge Challenger SRT with the supercharged HEMI(®) Hellcat engine will become among the most desired ultra-performance automobiles on the road. And helping to apply the traction to the road and the race track on the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT 392 models will be Goodyear Eagle tires. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20050204/GTLOGO The...

2014-06-02 16:20:41

AKRON, Ohio, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To coincide with the beginning of June - the traditional kickoff of summer travel - and a national tire care observance this week, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) is urging everyone to show a little TLC toward their tires. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20050204/GTLOGO The number of people expected to travel by car or motorcycle this summer is an increase over the period last year, according to the automobile group AAA....

2014-05-29 08:21:55

- Plan focused on capturing growth opportunities, increasing shareholder returns AKRON, Ohio, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) today announced an update to its 2014-2016 capital allocation plan focused on increasing shareholder returns and capturing high-return growth opportunities in North America and Latin America. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20050204/GTLOGO Due to Goodyear's strong 2013 free cash flow, which enabled the full funding...

2014-05-22 20:20:14

Goodyear Transforms NASCAR Tires for Memorial Day Race Weekend, Launches Charity Auction to Benefit Support Our Troops® Organization AKRON, Ohio, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing its long history of supporting the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces, the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, exclusive tire supplier of NASCAR's three major national series, has launched its fifth annual "Goodyear Gives Back" charitable program benefitting the Support Our Troops® organization....

2014-05-15 08:24:53

AKRON, Ohio, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) today said it will webcast its presentation at the KeyBanc Capital Markets' Industrial, Automotive, and Transportation Conference in Boston, on May 29. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20050204/GTLOGO Laura K. Thompson, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will provide a business overview. A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available at 10 a.m. on the...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.