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2014-06-30 08:35:00

LANDOVER, Md., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU), a leading provider of cloud-based software-as-a-service solutions for leading nonprofit colleges and universities to deliver high-quality education to qualified students anywhere, announced today it has been added to the broad-market Russell 2000 and 3000 Indexes. Each year, Russell completely rebalances its indexes, known as a reconstitution, to reflect market changes in the past year. The comprehensive set of...

2014-06-30 08:34:46

BEIJING, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Distance Education Holdings Limited (NYSE: DL) ("CDEL", or the "Company"), a leading provider of online education in China focusing on professional education, today announced that the Company was added to the Russell Global Index effective June 27, 2014. "We are pleased to have earned inclusion in this well-know and widely followed market index, which reflects the shareholder value we have added over the past 12 months. Inclusion in the...

2014-06-30 08:30:13

SAN DIEGO, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Senomyx, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNMX), a leading company using proprietary taste science technologies to discover, develop and commercialize novel flavor ingredients for the food, beverage and flavor industries, announced today that it has been included in the Russell 3000(® )Index following Russell Investments' reconstitution of its comprehensive set of U.S. and global equity indexes. Senomyx was also added to the Russell 2000(®) Index, a subset of...

2014-06-30 04:20:21

NEWARK, N.J., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Shanghai Containerized Freight Index (SCFI), the most widely followed spot container rate index, will be presented in interactive and visualized form on JOC.com under an agreement between JOC Group Inc. and the Shanghai Shipping Exchange, publisher of the SCFI Index. The agreement was signed by Wang Dongjiang, Vice President, Shanghai Shipping Exchange and Peter Tirschwell, Executive Vice President and Chief Content Officer of JOC Group...

2014-06-27 08:25:51

LYNBROOK, N.Y., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: BSTC), a biopharmaceutical company developing first in class collagenase-based products marketed as XIAFLEX(®) in the U.S. and XIAPEX(®) in the EU, announced that effective at the close of the U.S. markets today, the Company will be added to the Russell 3000(®) and Russell Global Indexes as part of Russell Investments' annual reconstitution of its U.S. and global equity indexes. "We are focused...

2014-06-27 08:24:54

CRANBURY, N.J., June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Palatin Technologies, Inc. (NYSE MKT: PTN), a biopharmaceutical company developing targeted, receptor-specific peptide therapeutics for the treatment of diseases with significant unmet medical need and commercial potential, announced that it is joining the Russell Microcap® Index when Russell Investments reconstitutes its comprehensive set of U.S. and global equity indexes later today. Palatin was included on a preliminary list of...

2014-06-27 08:22:31

DALLAS, June 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Swank Capital, LLC and Cushing(®) Asset Management, LP announced today upcoming changes to the constituents of The Cushing(®) Upstream Energy Income Index (the "Index") as part of normal index operations. After the markets close on July 3, 2014, the 25 constituents of the Index will be adjusted and rebalanced and the following changes will become effective on July 7, 2014. Cushing(R) Upstream...

2014-06-26 08:28:02

BOSTON, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBRX) ("Columbia" or "the Company"), a provider of pharmaceutical development, clinical trial manufacturing, and advanced analytical and consulting services to the pharmaceutical industry, today announced that it has been added to the preliminary list for the Russell Microcap Index, to be finalized on June 27, 2014. The new membership lists for Russell Indexes are available at...

2014-06-25 08:30:07

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RXi Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ: RXII), a biotechnology company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing innovative therapies addressing major unmet medical needs using RNA-targeted technologies, today announced the Company is set to join the Russell Microcap(®) Index when Russell Investments reconstitutes its comprehensive set of U.S. and global equity indexes on June 27, 2014, according to a preliminary list of...

2014-06-24 12:29:51

RONKONKOMA, N.Y., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lakeland Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: LAKE), a leading global manufacturer of industrial protective clothing for industry, municipalities, healthcare and to first responders on the federal, state and local levels, today announced that it is set to be added to the Russell Microcap Index when Russell Investments reconstitutes its U.S. and global equity indexes on Friday, June 27, 2014, according to a preliminary list of additions posted on...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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