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2014-10-23 08:26:26

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HIGHLIGHTS: Q3 2014 Results (all percentage changes are against the same period in 2013) -- Reported sales increased 4% to $690 million. Organic sales growth was also 4%. -- By business unit, organic sales growth was 2% in Research, 10% in Applied and 4% in SAFC Commercial. -- Reported diluted EPS was $0.90 compared to $0.98 in Q3 2013. Excluding costs related to restructuring and mergers and acquisitions,...

2014-10-23 08:22:48

Third Quarter Diluted Earnings per Share up 23 Percent OMAHA, Neb., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP) today reported 2014 third quarter net income of $1.4 billion, or $1.53 per diluted share, compared to $1.15 billion, or $1.24 per diluted share, in the third quarter 2013. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110304/LA59497LOGO "Union Pacific achieved record quarterly financial results, leveraging the strengths of our diverse franchise to handle strong...

2014-10-23 08:20:55

- Strong bookings of $5.9 billion; book-to-bill of 1.07 WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced third quarter 2014 EPS from continuing operations of $1.65 compared to $1.51 in the third quarter 2013. Third quarter 2014 EPS from continuing operations was reduced by $0.06([2]) due to the enactment of pension funding stabilization as part of the Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014 (HATFA) and other actuarial updates. Third...

2014-10-22 23:05:16

The Search for Yield: How to Boost Your Returns and Reduce Your Risk with Dividends and Buybacks Now Available Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 The current investment environment is characterized by contrasts and uncertainty, but investors looking for yield continue to be rewarded handsomely by dividend and stock buybacks, according to a new book published by Mergent Business Press. At a time when fixed income returns remain low and when the stock market recovery remains volatile,...

2014-10-22 20:21:15

AMSTERDAM, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the third quarter of 2014, Core Laboratories N.V. (NYSE: "CLB US" and Euronext Amsterdam: "CLB NA") posted the most profitable quarter in Company history. The record results were driven primarily by new, or recently introduced, technology and related services by Core's Reservoir Description and Production Enhancement operations, in addition to Reservoir Management operations' most profitable third quarter ever. The Company posted all-time...

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...


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  • To think; to imagine; to fancy.
  • To be of opinion; have the notion; think; imagine; suppose.
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