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2014-10-15 23:04:47

Gerald Chertavian among 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs at 2014 Builders + Innovators Summit. Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) recognized Year Up Founder and CEO Gerald Chertavian as one of the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs of 2014 at its Builders + Innovators Summit in Santa Barbara, California. Goldman Sachs selected Chertavian as one of 100 entrepreneurs from multiple industries to be honored at the two-day event. In 2000, Chertavian launched the...

2014-10-15 16:32:58

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HubSpot (NYSE: HUBS), a leading inbound marketing and sales software company, today announced the closing of its initial public offering of 5,750,000 common shares at a price to the public of $25.00 per share, which includes 750,000 common shares purchased pursuant to the full exercise of the underwriters' option to purchase additional shares. All of the shares were offered by HubSpot. The shares began trading on The New York Stock Exchange on...

2014-10-15 16:29:24

DUBLIN, October 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION (IN WHOLE OR IN PART) IN, INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OF SUCH JURISDICTION Shire plc announces that, in order to allow the period of uncertainty for its shareholders, employees and other stakeholders to be reduced, it has agreed to waive the requirement for three business days'...

2014-10-15 16:27:57

Record Quarterly Revenue of $80.8 million NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cohen & Steers, Inc. (NYSE: CNS) reported net income attributable to common stockholders of $18.2 million, or $0.40 per diluted share and $0.41 per basic share, for the quarter ended September 30, 2014, compared with $18.3 million, or $0.41 per share (diluted and basic), for the quarter ended September 30, 2013. Total revenue for the third quarter of 2014 was a record $80.8 million, an increase of 9.2% from...

2014-10-15 16:23:16

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United States Commodity Funds LLC ("USCF") today announced that it has received and accepted the resignation of John T. Hyland, CFA. In order to provide an orderly transition, Mr. Hyland has agreed to stay and remain as the Chief Investment Officer of USCF until May 1, 2015. "We greatly appreciate Mr. Hyland's years of dedicated service to USCF and the Funds, which USCF serves as general partner or sponsor,(1) and his decision to...

2014-10-15 12:36:22

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2014-10-15 12:23:44

- Virginia Power also declares pro-rata dividend payouts on soon-to-be redeemed preferred stock RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Dominion (NYSE: D) has declared a quarterly dividend of 60 cents per share of common stock. Dividends are payable on Dec. 20, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business Nov. 28, 2014. This is the 347th consecutive dividend that Dominion or its predecessor company has paid holders of common stock. The...

2014-10-15 08:39:11

American Eagle Outfitters Tests Impact of shopBeacon(TM) REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On the heels of its acquisition by South Korea-based mobile and commerce leader SK planet, shopkick, the most widely used real-world shopping app, today has reported it has driven more than one billion dollars in revenue for its partner retailers since its launch in 2010; more than half of which occurred in the past 12 months. This year shopBeacon(TM), its end-to-end,...

2014-10-15 08:38:10

PHOENIX, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Insiderslab.com, a US market research community that has a special focus on updating investors with insider trading news, reveals the latest insider trading alerts. US stock investors can access these reports through the links below that include stock performance, insider trading signals, and visual results. The reports cover the stocks of FuelCell Energy (NASDAQ:FCEL), Flextronics (NASDAQ:FLEX), MannKind (NASDAQ:MNKD), GT Advanced Technologies...

2014-10-15 08:38:06

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Baidu Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU), SINA Corporation (NASDAQ: SINA), Net Element Inc. (NASDAQ: NETE), Angie's List Inc. (NASDAQ: ANGI), and Renren Inc. (NYSE: RENN). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at: http://investor-edge.com/register. On Tuesday, October 14, 2014, the NASDAQ...


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  • 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.