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2014-08-05 20:20:25

ATHENS, Greece, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paragon Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ:PRGN) ("Paragon Shipping" or the "Company") announced today that it has priced its previously announced public offering of senior unsecured notes due 2021 (the "Notes"). The Notes will bear interest at a rate of 8.375% per year, payable quarterly on each February 15, May 15, August 15 and November 15, commencing on November 15, 2014. The Notes will mature on August 15, 2021, and may be redeemed in whole or in...

2014-08-05 16:29:31

RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman, III, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV), announced today that the Company's Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of fifty-one cents ($0.51) per share on the common shares of the Company, payable November 10, 2014, to common shareholders of record at the close of business on October 14, 2014. In addition, the Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of...

2014-08-05 16:23:54

DENVER, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE: KOG) ("Kodiak"), an oil and gas exploration and production company with primary assets in the Williston Basin of North Dakota, today announced that it has received notification of early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 relating to Kodiak's proposed arrangement transaction with Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: WLL) ("Whiting"), thereby satisfying a...

2014-08-05 16:22:39

READING, Pa., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS) the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, announced today its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.175 per share of common stock payable on September 26, 2014 to holders of record as of September 12, 2014. The Company also announced the establishment of a new $60 million stock repurchase authorization. With this authorization, the total stock repurchase program...

2014-08-05 12:21:11

ATHENS, Greece, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paragon Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ:PRGN) ("Paragon Shipping" or the "Company") announced today that it intends to offer senior unsecured notes due 2021 (the "Notes") pursuant to its effective shelf registration statement. The Company expects to use the net proceeds of the offering to repay outstanding indebtedness and for general corporate purposes. In connection with this offering, the Company intends to file an application to list the...

2014-08-05 08:42:59

Two new features in investment software make buy-sell decisions easier for investors. BIGFORK, Mo., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The advanced Decision Maker in Dynamic Investor Pro investment software makes buy-sell decisions easier. It takes investing to a new level of safe investing. Two of the new features in the Ultimate Decision Maker include the ability to evaluate based on an investor's personality and to tell which strategies may produce the best. Raymond Dominick, CEO,...

2014-08-05 08:32:05

- Board Authorizes $100 million Buyback NORTH BERGEN, N.J., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vitamin Shoppe, Inc. a multi-channel specialty retailer and contract manufacturer of nutritional products, today announced that its board of directors approved a share repurchase program that enables the company to purchase up to $100 million of its shares of common stock over the next three years. Shares will be repurchased from time-to-time in the open market or in privately negotiated...

2014-08-05 08:25:55

LONDON, August 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amarantus Biosciences (OTC: AMBS) recovered to close higher by 11% in heavy trading on Monday as shares traded two and a half times more than the daily average. This comes on the heels of the stock falling almost 50% at the back end of last week's trading. Traders will have the high of the day at just under $0.14 as a new short term target with sustained volume. For our latest commentary on Amarantus and other trading plays like this...

2014-08-05 08:24:38

Regular Monthly Dividends of $0.17 per Share for each of October, November and December 2014 Represent a 6% Increase Compared to Fourth Quarter 2013 HOUSTON, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Main Street Capital Corporation (NYSE: MAIN) ("Main Street") announced today that its Board of Directors declared regular monthly dividends of $0.17 per share for each of October, November and December 2014, which represents an increase from Main Street's regular monthly dividends of $0.165 per share...

2014-08-04 08:32:28

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Single Touch Systems, Inc. (OTC BB: SITO), a technology-based mobile media solutions provider, today announced it has received approval for a reverse stock split of Single Touch common stock. With a supporting vote of 95%, the stockholders have approved an amendment to the Company's Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation to authorize the board of directors of the Company to effect the reverse stock split, including having...


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