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2014-10-23 08:36:30

- Cites myriad of strategic, operational, communication and financial failures under current management and Board NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Broadfin Capital, LLC (together with its affiliates, "Broadfin"), a $1 billion AUM, value-oriented healthcare fund in its tenth year of operation and beneficial owner of approximately 17.3% of the shares (on an as-converted basis) of Cardica, Inc. ("Cardica" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: CRDC), filed preliminary proxy materials...

2014-10-23 08:27:15

Company Receives Gross Proceeds of $7.5 Million BEIJING, Oct. 23, 2014 /PR Newswire/ -- General Steel Holdings, Inc. ("General Steel" or the "Company") (NYSE: GSI), a leading non-state-owned steel producer in China, today announced that the Company has received Renminbi equivalent of $7,500,000 in gross proceeds in connection with its previously announced private placement (the "Private Placement") with Henry Yu (the "Investor"), the Company's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer....

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 20:22:19

NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC), together with its wholly owned direct finance subsidiary, Omnicom Capital Inc., today announced the pricing of their public offering of $750 million aggregate principal amount of 3.65% Senior Notes due 2024 (the "Notes"). The Notes will mature on November 1, 2024. The transaction is expected to close on October 29, 2014, subject to customary closing conditions. The Notes will not be listed on any securities...

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 16:32:37

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WidePoint Corporation (NYSE Mkt: WYY) a leading provider of Managed Mobility Services (MMS) specializing in Cybersecurity and Telecommunications Lifecycle Management (TLM) solutions, announced today that it intends to offer shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. All of the shares in the offering are to be sold by WidePoint. WidePoint also expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase additional shares...

2014-10-22 16:31:48

Upgrade Includes Access to New Markets via 16 CFD Trading Instruments and Other Expanded Functionality BOSTON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Technologies Powered By Forexware, today announced that it is introducing several major updates to its FIX API solution. The upgrades will help the company better serve the needs of its growing customer base. The new updates include the integration of Forexware's XW Trader solution, as well as a feature provides the ability to trade...

2014-10-22 16:23:55

DENVER, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE: KOG)("Kodiak"), today announced that it, in connection with the previously announced arrangement agreement entered into on July 13, 2014 with Whiting Petroleum Corporation ("Whiting") and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Whiting, has obtained an interim order from the British Columbia Supreme Court authorizing, among other procedural matters, the calling and holding of a special meeting of Kodiak's securityholders to...

2014-10-22 08:40:50

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: CY), STMicroelectronics N.V. (NYSE: STM), Mellanox Technologies Ltd (NASDAQ: MLNX), International Rectifier Corporation (NYSE: IRF), and Avago Technologies Ltd (NASDAQ: AVGO). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:...

2014-10-22 08:35:04

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, October 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ: PCAR), Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC), Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK), Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV), and The Greenbrier Cos. Inc. (NYSE: GBX). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at: http://investor-edge.com/register. The US...


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