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2014-07-07 08:25:10

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. LONDON, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Thursday, July 03, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,485.93, up 0.63%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the session at 17,068.26, up 0.54% and the S&P 500 closed at 1,985.44, up 0.55%. During the trading session, nine out of ten sectors finished on a higher note. The S&P 500 Energy Sector Index ended the day at 730.37, up 0.39%, and the...

2014-07-04 08:20:20

SINGAPORE, July 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Yuchai International Limited (NYSE: CYD) ("China Yuchai" or the "Company") announced today the results of stockholders' elections in relation to the dividend declared by its Board of Directors on May 12, 2014. The dividend of US$1.20 per share of common stock for the financial year 2013 to be made either wholly in cash or in new shares of CYI's common stock ("Shares") at the option of the stockholder, will be paid on July 7, 2014 to...

2014-07-03 12:20:39

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Halberd Corporation (OTC Market: HALB) is moving forward with their plan to become a holding corporation and incubator for high growth early stage businesses. Halberd Corporation expects to announce in the coming days the first company that will be merging in. Halberd Corporation has had extensive talks with multiple companies. Halberd Corporation has one clear goal and that is to bring companies in that have the most potential revenue...

2014-07-02 16:21:48

DOVER, Del., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a three-for-two stock split of the Company's outstanding common stock. The stock split will be effected in the form of a stock dividend entitling each stockholder as of the record date to receive one additional share of common stock for every two shares of common stock owned. The stock dividend will be issued on September 8, 2014 to all...

2014-07-01 16:22:43

AUSTIN, Texas, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Astrotech Corporation (NASDAQ: ASTC), a leading provider of commercial aerospace services, today announced the results of the Company's Annual Meeting of Shareholders held on June 26, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140701/123807 The shareholders of the Company's common stock re-elected six directors to the Company's Board of Directors. The Board of Directors consists of Thomas B. Pickens III, Mark Adams, John A. Oliva,...

2014-06-30 20:21:01

CANTON, Ohio, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TimkenSteel Corporation (NYSE: TMST, timkensteel.com), a leader in customized alloy steel products and services, today announced the completion of its spinoff from The Timken Company. Timken shareholders of record as of June 23, 2014 receive one share of TimkenSteel common stock (TMST) for every two shares of Timken stock (TKR). Beginning tomorrow, July 1, TMST shares will be issued and commence "regular-way" trading on the New York Stock...

2014-06-30 16:28:58

RANDOLPH, Mass. and AMSTERDAM, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JEC Capital Partners and Ratio Capital Management, who together own 9.8% of Synacor's common stock, issued an open letter to the Board of Directors of Synacor again demanding that the Company halt its CEO search and pursue a sale process. The full text of the letter is below: Dear Board of Directors: We thank the Board for promptly responding to our letter. Unfortunately, the Board has apparently rejected our call to...

2014-06-30 16:26:48

FREMONT, Calif., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WaferGen Bio-systems, Inc. (OTCBB: WGBS) announced today a 1-for-10 reverse stock split of its outstanding common stock. The company completed the reverse stock split as it seeks to list its common stock on the NASDAQ Capital Market. The reverse stock split became effective at 1:01 p.m. Pacific Time on June 30, 2014. WaferGen's common stock will begin trading on a split adjusted basis on the OTCBB when the market opens on July 1, 2014....

2014-06-30 16:22:17

READING, Pa., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EnerSys (NYSE: ENS), the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, announced today that its 3.375% Convertible Senior Notes due 2038 (CUSIP 29275YAA0) ("Convertible Notes") will continue to be convertible from July 1, 2014 through September 30, 2014. These Convertible Notes became convertible for the first time on January 2, 2014. As provided in the indenture under which the Convertible Notes were issued, the...

2014-06-30 08:34:26

NEW YORK, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces, today announced that LX Ventures Inc. (TSX-V: LXV; OTCQX: LXVTF), a technology startup accelerator, has qualified to trade on OTCQX®, the best marketplace. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110118/MM31963LOGO LX Ventures begins trading today on OTCQX under the symbol "LXVTF." U.S. investors can find current financial...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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