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2014-07-18 08:22:40

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The US markets on Thursday, July 17, 2014 ended on a negative note as the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished at 16,976.81, down 0.94% and the NASDAQ Composite closed at 4,363.45, down 1.41%. The S&P 500 finished the session 1.18% lower at 1,958.12. During the trading session, all the ten sectors finished on a lower note. The S&P 500 Consumer Staples...

2014-07-18 08:21:44

CALGARY, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Ivanhoe Energy Inc. (TSX: IE) (NASDAQ: IVAN) has scheduled a special meeting of shareholders to be held on August 13, 2014. The purpose of the special meeting is to give shareholders the opportunity to approve a proposal to effect a share consolidation or reverse-split as a means of regaining compliance with NASDAQ's minimum bid price requirements prior to September 2, 2014. Details of the proposal are included in the proxy materials mailed to...

2014-07-18 08:21:18

LOS ANGELES, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Riley & Co. LLC, (B. RILEY) www.brileyco.com, a leading investment bank which provides a full array of corporate finance, research, sales and trading services, has acted as sole book-running manager in an $11.5 million public equity offering for Arotech Corporation (Nasdaq: ARTX). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130510/LA11405LOGO The offering consisted of 3,289,000 shares of common stock priced at $3.50 per share, which...

2014-07-18 08:21:14

DETROIT, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE: ALLY) has declared quarterly dividend payments for certain outstanding preferred stock. Each of these dividends were declared by the board of directors on July 17, 2014, and are payable on Aug. 15, 2014. A quarterly dividend payment was declared on Ally's Fixed Rate Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series G, of $45.1 million, or $17.50 per share, and is payable to shareholders of record as of Aug. 1, 2014....

2014-07-17 20:20:58

MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. and BELTSVILLE, Md., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison, Inc. ("SunEdison")(NYSE: SUNE) and TerraForm Power, Inc. ("TerraForm Power") announced today that TerraForm Power, a subsidiary of SunEdison, has priced an underwritten initial public offering of 20,065,000 shares of its Class A common stock at a price to the public of $25.00 per share. The shares will begin trading on the NASDAQ Global Select Market on July 18, 2014 under the ticker symbol "TERP."...

2014-07-17 20:20:18

DULUTH, Ga., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE: ABG), one of the largest automotive retail and services companies in the U.S., today announced that its Board of Directors has increased the size of the Company's share repurchase authorization to a total of $100 million of the Company's common stock. During the first half of the year, the Company repurchased 503,000 shares of its common stock for approximately $29.4 million. As of April 22, 2014, the...

2014-07-17 16:21:48

MILWAUKEE, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The boards of directors of Wisconsin Energy Corporation (NYSE: WEC) and Wisconsin Electric Power Company today declared quarterly dividends. Wisconsin EnergyThe Wisconsin Energy board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 39 cents a share on the company's common stock. The dividend is payable Sept. 1, 2014, to stockholders of record on Aug. 14, 2014. This marks the 288(th) consecutive quarter - dating back to 1942 - that the...

2014-07-17 16:20:55

BELLEVUE, Wash., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Radiant Logistics, Inc. (NYSE MKT: RLGT), a domestic and international freight forwarding and logistics services company, today announced that in accordance with the terms of its 9.75% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Stock (RLGTPA) (the "Series A Preferred Stock"), the Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.609375 per share. The dividend is payable with respect to the period commencing on April 30, 2014...

2014-07-17 16:20:53

ANN ARBOR, Mich., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arotech Corporation (NasdaqGM: ARTX), a provider of quality defense and security products for the military, law enforcement and homeland security markets, today announced that the underwriter of its recently announced underwritten public offering of 2,860,000 shares of common stock has exercised in full its over-allotment option to purchase an additional 429,000 shares of common stock at a public offering price of $3.50 per share. Total...

2014-07-17 12:32:05

SALT LAKE CITY, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FX Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: FXEN) (the "Company") announced today that it has closed its underwritten public offering of 800,000 shares of its 9.25% Series B Cumulative Convertible Preferred Stock (the "Series B Preferred Stock") at a public offering price of $25.00 per share. Holders of Series B Preferred Stock may convert their shares, in whole or in part, into shares of the Company's common stock at a conversion price of $5.00 per share....


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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