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2014-07-24 16:29:51

WASHINGTON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Institute of Architects (AIA) today named alliantgroup as AIA's Exclusive Partner for Section 179D (the Energy Efficient Commercial Building Deduction) and other corporate tax services. This new agreement expands the current scope of the firm's tax consulting services and support for AIA members. "The AIA is dedicated to partnering with leading organizations to provide the best services to our members," said AIA President Helene...

2014-07-24 16:29:42

PLEASANTON, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: SSD) today announced its second quarter 2014 results. Results of Operations for the Three Months Ended June 30, 2014, Compared with the Three Months Ended June 30, 2013 Overview Net sales increased 6.4% to $207.9 million for the second quarter of 2014 from $195.3 million for the second quarter of 2013. The Company had net income of $20.5 million for the second quarter of 2014 compared to...

2014-07-24 16:29:28

- Reports Second Quarter GAAP EPS of $(0.04); Adjusted EPS of $0.39 LEXINGTON, Ky., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tempur Sealy International, Inc. (NYSE: TPX), the world's largest bedding provider, today announced financial results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2014. The Company updated financial guidance for 2014. SECOND QUARTER FINANCIAL SUMMARY -- Earnings per diluted share ("EPS") under U.S. generally accepted accounting principles ("GAAP") in the second quarter of...

2014-07-24 16:29:19

CARTHAGE, Mo., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- 2Q adjusted EPS from continuing operations was $.48, a 9% increase versus $.44 last year -- 2Q sales grew 4% vs. 2013: Store Fixtures and CVP sales declined; remainder of company grew 10% -- Including the $.65 non-cash impairment charge, EPS guidance for 2014 is $1.05-1.20 -- 2014 adjusted EPS guidance is unchanged at $1.70-1.85; sales guidance narrowed to $3.88-3.98 billion Diversified...

2014-07-24 16:29:15

- Revenues of $62.3 million, compared to $59.9 million for the first quarter of 2014 SAN JOSE, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Micrel, Incorporated (Nasdaq: MCRL), a leading global manufacturer of IC solutions for the worldwide high performance linear and power, LAN and timing and communications markets, today announced financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. Revenues for the second quarter of 2014 were $62.3 million, a $2.4 million or 4.1% increase,...

2014-07-24 16:29:02

SEATTLE, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Food banks in Washington and Oregon received 91,675 lbs. pounds of donated food (including $16,250 cash donations equivalent to 65,000 lbs.*) from the 2nd Annual NW Farmers Fighting Hunger Cash/Food Drive during June dairy month. This year the two states generated a total of 91,675 pounds of food (food+cash equivalent), compared to last year's combined total of 58,052 lbs. of food (food+cash equivalent) - an increase of 33,623 lbs. The...

2014-07-24 16:28:03

Well-known San Francisco businessman and philanthropist believed in research to find a glaucoma cure. SAN FRANCISCO, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Glaucoma Research Foundation (GRF) received a $1 million bequest from Paul S. May, a well-known San Francisco businessman and philanthropist who passed away in September 2013. In 2008, Mr. May and his longtime partner Frank Stein announced their plan to establish "The Frank Stein and Paul S. May Grants for Innovative Glaucoma...

2014-07-24 16:27:53

Consolidated Results of Operations, As Reported - Three and six-month periods ended June 30, 2014 and 2013: KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced today that its reported net income attributable to UHS was $151.7 million, or $1.51 per diluted share, during the second quarter of 2014 as compared to $151.8 million, or $1.53 per diluted share, during the comparable quarter of 2013. Net revenues increased 10.0% to...

2014-07-24 16:27:38

- - Solid Earnings Growth Despite Currency Headwinds - - COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mettler-Toledo International Inc. (NYSE: MTD) today announced second quarter results for 2014. Provided below are the highlights: -- Sales in local currency increased by 4% in the quarter compared with the prior year. Reported sales increased 5% which included a 1% benefit from currency. -- Net earnings per diluted share as reported (EPS) were $2.49, compared...

2014-07-24 16:27:29

BUENA, N.J., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IGI Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE MKT: IG), a New Jersey based specialty generic drug development and manufacturing company, announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130827/MM70487LOGO Second Quarter 2014 Highlights -- Total revenues of $6.5 million in the second quarter of 2014, an increase of 70% over the same quarter in 2013 -- Total revenues of $13.3 million...


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Ford Motor Company's Glass House
2014-04-13 07:51:53

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...

Larry Page
2013-09-17 12:57:55

Lawrence "Larry" Page, born March 26, 1973 is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who is the co-founder of Google, alongside Sergey Brin. As of 2013, Page's personal wealth is estimated to be $23 billion (US), ranking him #20 on the Forbes 400 list of the 400 richest Americans. Page is the inventor of PageRank, the foundation of Google's search ranking algorithm, and he and Brin own approximately 16 percent of Google's stock. Page was born in East Lansing, Michigan....

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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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