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2014-04-17 08:21:17

Diluted Earnings per Share up 17 Percent OMAHA, Neb., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First Quarter Records -- Diluted earnings per share of $2.38 improved 17 percent. -- Operating revenues totaled $5.6 billion, up 7 percent. -- Operating income totaled $1.85 billion, up 14 percent. -- Operating ratio of 67.1 percent improved 2.0 points. Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP) today reported 2014 first quarter net income of $1.1 billion, or $2.38 per diluted share, compared...

2014-04-16 08:23:41

-- 17% increase in interim dividend to $0.70 per share HOUSTON and LONDON, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) today announced that its Supervisory Board has authorized the company's Management Board to declare an interim dividend of $0.70 per share, representing an increase of 17% to the company's first quarter 2014 interim dividend. The interim dividend will be paid May 12, 2014 to shareholders of record April 28, 2014, with an ex-dividend date of April 24,...

2014-04-10 16:21:40

BALTIMORE, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Petroleum & Resources (NYSE: PEO) today declared an interim dividend of $0.10 per share, payable June 2, 2014, to shareholders of record May 14, 2014. This dividend represents the second payment this year toward the Fund's annual 6% minimum distribution rate commitment. In 2013, the Fund paid out distributions at an annual distribution rate of 7.2%. Details regarding the Fund's annual 6% minimum distribution rate...

2014-04-09 12:20:32

PEORIA, Ill., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) voted today to maintain the quarterly cash dividend of sixty cents ($0.60) per share of common stock, payable May 20, 2014, to stockholders of record at the close of business on April 21, 2014. "I am pleased to announce we are maintaining Caterpillar's dividend. Our global team's 2013 operational performance delivered record cash flow and resulted in the strongest balance sheet in more...

2014-04-08 12:36:41

Winvestor Optimizer B.V. has today announced the launch of Winvestor.com, a dramatic solution to conducting fundamental analysis for accurate stock investing VENLO, Netherlands, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Winvestor Optimizer B.V. has officially unveiled the company's new online portal, Winvestor.com, and what promises to be the solution to both professional stockbrokers' and individual investors' woes when it comes to conducting stock analysis to ensure accurate, positive...

2014-04-01 16:26:20

-Record FY 2013 Gross Revenues of $9,369,901, up 163.89% Year-over-Year NANFENG, China, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Fruits Corporation (CHFR) ("China Fruits" or "the Company"), a producer and distributor of fresh tangerine and other fresh fruits in the People's Republic of China, today released its financial results of fiscal year ended December 31, 2013. Fiscal Year 2013 Highlights -- Gross revenues were $9,369,901, which increased 163.89% year-over-year,...

2014-03-31 20:23:26

($ in thousands) COPPELL, Texas, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Costar Technologies, Inc. (the "Company") (OTC Markets Group: CSTI), reported its unaudited financial results for the year ended December 31, 2013 that has been reviewed by the independent accounting firm Rothstein, Kass & Company, P.C. Highlights for the Year Ended December 31, 2013 vs December 31, 2012 -- Net income increased by 222%, to $1,907, from $592, the third consecutive profitable year. --...

2014-03-26 08:22:47

PORTSMOUTH, N.H., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sprague Resources LP ("Sprague") (NYSE: SRLP) today reported its financial results for the fourth quarter and twelve months ended December 31, 2013. Sprague completed its initial public offering ("IPO") on October 30, 2013 and, as a result, a portion of Sprague's fourth quarter 2013 results include the financial and operating results of Sprague's predecessor company, which included Kildair, the Canadian business that is not part of Sprague's...

2014-03-20 16:24:13

32nd Consecutive Annual Increase Reflects Commitment to Return Value to Stockholders LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Air Products (NYSE: APD) today increased the quarterly dividend on the company's common stock to 77 cents per share from 71 cents, an increase of over eight percent. This marks the 32(nd) consecutive year that Air Products has increased its dividend payment. The dividend is payable on May 12, 2014 to shareholders of record...

2014-03-18 16:25:22

-- 88% Growth in Full-Year 2013 Revenue, 92% Growth in Year-Over-Year FNA Volume -- SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Veracyte, Inc. (Nasdaq: VCYT) today reported financial results and business progress for the quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013, and provided financial guidance for 2014. Revenue was $6.8 million for the fourth quarter of 2013, an increase of 53%, compared to 2012 fourth quarter revenue of $4.5 million. Full-year 2013 revenue was $21.9...