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2014-09-16 23:05:12

Cubicle Ninjas releases a new white paper with the most up-to-date research from around the world on the ROI of design. What makes this white paper so unique is its whimsical comparison of the ROI of design to the ROI of a peacock's tail. Glen Ellyn, IL (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Cubicle Ninjas releases 'The True ROI of Design', a white paper that discusses why businesses should invest in high-quality design. According to Cubicle Ninjas' marketing coordinator, Shannon...

2014-09-16 08:23:30

BOSTON, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Update on outcome of strategic review -- Sale or merger of Company not in best interests of Company or its stakeholders at this time -- Continue to operate independently and execute on business plan -- Continue to assess other potential options, including asset sales or joint ventures -- Dividend reduced to Cdn$0.12 annually from Cdn$0.40 -- August dividend of Cdn$0.03333 to be...

2014-09-11 16:27:23

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Abbott's (NYSE: ABT) board of directors has approved a new share repurchase program and declared a quarterly common dividend. Abbott's board has authorized the repurchase of up to $3 billion of the corporation's common shares. This new authorization is in addition to the $511 million unused portion of the previous program that was announced in June 2013. The purchases may be made from time to time as market conditions warrant and...

2014-09-11 11:05:25

The vast majority of great scientific and technological advances and inventions did not happen by accident. They were brought about by serious investment over many years by governments, businesses and individuals, enabling dynamic growth in societies and offering real hope for developing nations. Scientific research is a major driver for economic success and has applications in every industry sector, but it can't do much without investment. When Henry Ford set up the Ford Motor Company in...

2014-09-09 16:29:20

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crossroads Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDS), a global provider of data archive solutions, reported financial results for its fiscal third quarter ended July 31, 2014. Revenue for fiscal Q3 2014 was $2.1 million, a decrease of 25 percent from $2.8 million in the same quarter a year ago. The decrease is primarily attributable to a decrease in the company's OEM SPHiNX business. StrongBox revenue also decreased compared to Q3 2013, which included...

2014-09-09 16:27:33

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International Paper's (NYSE: IP) board of directors today increased the company's quarterly dividend by 14% from $.35 to $0.40 per share for the period from October 1, 2014, to December 31, 2014, inclusive, on its common stock, par value $1.00. This dividend is payable on December 15, 2014, to holders of record at the close of business on November 17, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20020701/IPLOGO "This dividend increase,...

2014-09-09 12:25:15

ST. PAUL, Minn., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mairs and Power, an independent, employee owned investment advisory firm, is pleased to announce that the Mairs & Power Small Cap Fund marked its third anniversary on August 11, 2014 with solid performance in its category. As a result of its performance and achieving the three year mark it has earned a five star rating from Morningstar, as of August 31, 2014, for the overall and 3-year periods among 608 small blend funds, based on the...

2014-09-08 04:20:15

JOHANNESBURG, September 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights - Synfuels production volumes of 7,6 million tons - highest in a decade - ORYX GTL plant achieved an average utilisation rate of 97% - Normalised cash fixed costs - 1,8% below SA PPI - Headline earnings per share up by 14% to a record R60,16 - Total dividend of R21,50 per share, up by 13% - Total skills development and socioeconomic spend of R1,4 billion...

2014-09-04 16:27:33

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PDL BioPharma, Inc. (PDL) (NASDAQ: PDLI) today announced that the adjusted conversion rate for the: -- 3.75% Convertible Senior Notes due May 1, 2015 (May 2015 Notes), is 167.9812 shares of common stock per $1,000 principal amount or approximately $5.95 per share, effective September 3, 2014? and -- 2.875% Series 2012 Convertible Senior Notes due February 15, 2015 (Series 2012 Notes), is 191.671 shares of...

2014-09-03 23:05:34

DriveWealth has finished its friends and family round of funding, in which it raised $3.8 million, and is now ready to seek series-A financing to develop its global brand. Chatham, NJ (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 DriveWealth launched in late July as the first investment company capable of reaching “everyone, everywhere.” With its low-cost, mobile, and educational trading platform, DriveWealth caters to the increasingly mobile marketplace of international consumers. During its friends...


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