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2014-07-24 08:24:58

Symbol: POT Listed: TSX, NYSE Key Highlights -- Second-quarter 2014 earnings of $0.56 per share1 -- Earnings surpass top end of second-quarter guidance range on potash and nitrogen strength -- Second-quarter cash from operating activities of $788 million; $1.3 billion for first six months -- Completed share buyback program; 43.3 million shares repurchased at an average price of $34 per share --...

2014-07-24 08:24:56

Also Declares Regular Cash Dividend of $0.125 per Share HOUSTON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE: DO) announced today that the Company has declared a special quarterly cash dividend of $0.75 per share of common stock and a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.125 per share of common stock. Both dividends are payable on September 2, 2014 to shareholders of record on August 6, 2014. The Board reiterated its stated policy of considering paying...

2014-07-24 08:24:53

HOUSTON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE: DO) today reported net income of $90 million, or $0.65 per share, for the second quarter of 2014, compared with net income of $185 million, or $1.33 per share, in the same period a year earlier. Revenues in the second quarter of 2014 were $692 million, compared with revenues of $758 million in the prior-year quarter. Net income for the quarter included $0.08 per share received from Niko Resources Ltd....

2014-07-24 08:24:44

Company reports diluted earnings per share of $0.20 for the second quarter 2014 SIOUX FALLS, S.D., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NorthWestern Corporation d/b/a NorthWestern Energy (NYSE: NWE) reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. Net income for the period was $7.7 million, or $0.20 per diluted share, as compared with net income of $14.3 million, or $0.37 per diluted share, for the same period in 2013. "We were pleased to experience a 3% improvement in gross margin...

2014-07-24 08:23:06

DALLAS, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) (the "Company") today reported its second quarter 2014 results: -- Record quarterly net income, excluding special items*, of $485 million, or $.70 per diluted share, compared to second quarter 2013 net income, excluding special items, of $274 million, or $.38 per diluted share. This exceeded the First Call consensus estimate of $.61 per diluted share. -- Record quarterly net...

2014-07-24 08:23:04

TSX VENTURE: CNO CERRITOS, CA, July 24, 2014 /CNW/ - California Nanotechnologies Corp. ("Cal Nano" or the "Company") is pleased to report record financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2015, ended May 31, 2014. In the March to May period, revenues increased by 182% to $159,198 US ($172,550 CAD), compared to $56,535 US ($58,446 CAD) during the same period last year. Gross margin for the first quarter was 95% compared to 86% during the first quarter of fiscal 2014. This...

2014-07-24 08:22:51

SEATTLE, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Financial Highlights: -- Reported record second quarter net income, excluding special items, of $157 million - a 50% increase over the second quarter of 2013. -- Reported adjusted earnings per share of $1.13 per diluted share, a 53% increase over the second quarter of 2013 and ahead of First Call analyst consensus estimate of $1.11 per share. -- Earned net income for the second quarter under Generally Accepted...

2014-07-24 08:22:33

Diluted Earnings per Share up 21 Percent OMAHA, Neb., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- All-Time Quarterly Records -- Diluted earnings per share of $1.43 improved 21 percent. -- Operating revenues totaled $6.0 billion, up 10 percent. -- Operating income totaled $2.2 billion, up 17 percent. -- Operating ratio of 63.5 percent improved 2.2 points. Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP) today reported 2014 second quarter net income of $1.3 billion, or $1.43 per diluted share,...

2014-07-24 08:22:25

QUINCY, Ill., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan International, Inc. (NYSE: TWI) announces second quarter revenue and performance results. Second quarter highlights: -- Sales for second quarter 2014 were $523.7 million down 11.7 percent, compared to $593.3 million in the second quarter of 2013. -- Gross profit decreased 74.0 percent for second quarter 2014 to $22.6 million or 4.3 percent of net sales, compared to $86.7 million in second quarter 2013, or...

2014-07-24 08:22:23

WILMERDING, Pa., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) today reported record results for the 2014 second quarter, including the following: -- Second quarter sales were a record $731 million, 15 percent higher than the year-ago quarter, due to strong growth in both the Freight and Transit segments. -- Income from operations was a record $132 million, or 18.1 percent of sales, compared to 17.6 percent in the year-ago quarter. --...


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The Ford Motor Company is an American automobile manufacturer with its  headquarters located in Dearborn, Michigan. It was founded by Henry Ford at 39 years old and incorporated on June 16, 1903. It is described by Forbes as "the most important industrial company in the history of the United States." Ford would go on to become one of the world's largest and most profitable companies and is one of the largest family-controlled companies in the world. Henry Ford made an attempt at an...

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2012-06-18 02:47:19

Symbol: ECFR Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    I CAN    I Synonyms:   ECCRE2 Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) P. Beauv. ssp. edulis Hitchc.   ECCRF Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) P. Beauv. var. frumentacea (Roxb.) W. Wight   PAFR4 Panicum frumentaceum Roxb., non Salisb. Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, CA, DC, IL, KY, MO, NV,...

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