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2014-10-22 16:32:41

CLEVELAND, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE: PH), the global leader in motion and control technologies, today announced that its Board of Directors increased the company's regular quarterly cash dividend to 63 cents per share of common stock payable December 5, 2014 to shareholders of record as of November 10, 2014. This represents a 31 percent increase over the previous quarterly dividend of 48 cents per common share. The Board also authorized the...

2014-10-22 16:28:43

EUGENE, Ore., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Continental Corporation (Nasdaq: PCBK), the holding company of Pacific Continental Bank, today announced that its board of directors approved a regular cash dividend of $0.10 per share and an additional special cash dividend of $0.05 per share. Both dividends are payable November 13, 2014, to shareholders of record as of November 3, 2014. "It is rewarding to share dividend declarations with our shareholders," said Hal Brown, chief...

2014-10-22 08:34:46

~ Net Sales Increased 4.6% to $266.1 Million TOANO, Va., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lumber Liquidators (NYSE: LL), the largest specialty retailer of hardwood flooring in North America, today announced financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130529/NY21644LOGO Third Quarter Results Net sales increased $11.8 million, or 4.6%, to $266.1 million in the third quarter of 2014 from $254.3 million in the third quarter...

2014-10-21 16:26:38

Annual Dividend Increases from $1.88 to $2.08 per Share GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: SIX) announced today that its board of directors has approved an increase in the company's ongoing quarterly cash dividend from $0.47 per common share to $0.52 per common share. The fourth quarter 2014 dividend will be payable December 8, 2014 to shareholders of record as of November 25, 2014. "The company's strong momentum has...

2014-10-21 12:36:43

A new way to passively invest online EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A unique, non-institutional, investment model structured by Jakob Pek Fund, LP will for the first time, allow individual and institutional investors the opportunity to passively invest in real estate through Limited Partnerships. Simultaneously, the real estate investment company will facilitate the process of securing mortgages for accredited real estate investors. All investments are protected...

2014-10-20 16:23:00

Q4 2014 Dividend Expected to Increase by 18% ANNAPOLIS, Md., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. ("Hannon Armstrong," "we," "our" or the "Company;" NYSE: HASI), a leading sustainable infrastructure investor, today announced a $144 million investment in a portfolio of 10 operating wind projects owned by an affiliate of JP Morgan Chase & Co ("JP Morgan"). The transaction enables Hannon Armstrong to participate in the priority cash flows...

2014-10-16 16:24:18

AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM) today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.205 per common share, payable November 5, 2014, to shareholders of record on October 27, 2014. This represents a 2.5% increase over the prior quarter's dividend payout. The dividend on an annualized basis now stands at $0.82 per share, and represents a yield of approximately 2.7%. "The Company's strong balance sheet and cash...

2014-10-15 20:23:27

MILWAUKEE, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Briggs & Stratton Corporation (NYSE: BGG) today announced financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended September 28, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120529/CG15020LOGO Highlights: -- First quarter fiscal 2015 consolidated net sales were $292.6 million, a decrease of $24.7 million or 7.8% compared to the prior year -- First quarter 2015 consolidated adjusted net loss was $9.3 million, an improvement of...

2014-10-09 16:22:55

BALTIMORE, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Petroleum & Resources Corporation (NYSE:PEO) today announced its results for the nine months ended September 30, 2014. The Fund's total return on net asset value, with dividends and capital gains reinvested, was 6.1%, significantly outperforming its Lipper peer group. The comparable figure for the Lipper Global Natural Resources Funds Index ("Lipper Peer Group") was 0.8%. The total return on the Fund's market price was 6.3%. For the twelve...

2014-10-08 12:30:45

PEORIA, Ill., Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) voted today to maintain the quarterly cash dividend of seventy cents ($0.70) per share of common stock, payable November 20, 2014, to stockholders of record at the close of business on October 20. "I am pleased to announce that we are maintaining Caterpillar's dividend," said Caterpillar Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman. "Caterpillar's strong dividend history is the result of our...


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