DUBLIN, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Ross Stores, Inc. today reported that earnings per share for the 13 weeks ended August 2, 2014 rose 16% to $1.14, up from$. 98 for the 13 weeks ended August 3, 2013. Net earnings for the 2014 second quarter grew 12% to $239.6 million, up from $213.1 million in the prior year.
OKLAHOMA CITY---- Chesapeake Energy Corporation today announced that Brad Sylvester will join Chesapeake as Vice President– Investor Relations and Communications. Sylvester joins Chesapeake from Southwestern Energy Company.
Diluted EPS increases 144% over prior year quarter, exceeds guidance by $0.02. GRAPEVINE, Texas---- GameStop Corp., a family of specialty retail brands that makes the most popular technologies affordable and simple, today reported sales and earnings for the second quarter ended August 2, 2014.
NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Aeropostale, Inc., a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men, today reported results for the second quarter of fiscal 2014, and provided guidance for the third quarter of fiscal 2014..
BOTHELL, Wash. and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- OncoGenex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that the Phase 3 ENSPIRIT trial, evaluating custirsen in the treatment of non-small cell lung cancer, is continuing as planned per the recommendation of the Independent Data Monitoring Committee based upon completion of the first interim futility analysis.
MIDLAND, Texas, Aug. 21, 2014-- Legacy Reserves LP today announced that its general partner has declared a monthly cash distribution for both its 8% Series A Fixed-to-Floating Rate Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Units and its 8% Series B Fixed-to-Floating Rate Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Units of $0.166667 per unit payable on September 15, 2014 to unitholders of record on September 2, 2014.
WESTLAKE, Ohio---- TravelCenters of America LLC today announced financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2014. At March 31, 2014, TA’ s business included 248 travel centers in 43 U.S. states and in Canada, 173 of which were operated under the“ TravelCenters of America” or“ TA” brand names and 75 of which were operated under the“ Petro” brand name.
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RYE, N.Y.---- The Board of Trustees of The Gabelli Dividend& Income Trust approved the continuation of its policy of paying fixed monthly cash distributions. The Board of Trustees declared cash distributions of $0.10 per share for each of October, November, and December 2014.
MINNEAPOLIS---- G&K Services, Inc. announced today that the G&K Services Foundation has granted $7,800 to the Wounded Warrior Project ® to support its Warriors to Work program, which provides resources to help injured veterans get connected with meaningful employment. Representatives from G&K Services present a check to the Wound Warrior Project.
HOUSTON, Aug. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Memorial Hermann Health System and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center today announced a new partnership to provide a new level of specialized breast screening at a network of community breast care centers in the greater Houston area.
Books-A-Million, Inc. is one of the nation's leading book retailers and sells on the Internet at www.booksamillion.com. The Company operates large superstores under the names Books-A-Million, Books& Co. and 2nd& Charles and traditional bookstores operating under the names Bookland and Books-A-Million.
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa---- FBL Financial Group, Inc. today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.35 per share to owners of Class A and Class B common stock. In addition, FBL Financial Group manages all aspects of two Farm Bureau affiliated property-casualty insurance companies for a management fee.
HOUSTON---- Waste Management, Inc. today announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.375 per share payable September 19, 2014 to stockholders of record on September 5, 2014. Waste Management, based in Houston, Texas, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste management services in North America.
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif.---- Liquidmetal Technologies, Inc., the leading developer of amorphous alloys and composites, has been invited to present at the 2014 Gateway Conference being held on Thursday, September 4, 2014 at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco.
Second Quarter Diluted Earnings Per Share of $0.75, Including $0.05 Gain on Asset Sale Increased Full-Year Earnings Per Share Guidance Range to $2.95 to $3.00, to Reflect Gain on Asset Sale Net Sales Grew 3 Percent in the Second Quarter Comparable Sales Flat for the Second Quarter Versus a 5 Percent Increase Last Year Distributed $474 Million through Share Repurchases and Dividends.
SAN FRANCISCO---- Gap Inc. today announced plans to enter India through franchise-operated Gap brand stores in 2015. Gap is partnering with Arvind Lifestyle Brand Limited, a subsidiary of Arvind Limited, which is one of India’ s largest textile companies. Gap Inc. has a long-standing commitment to India having sourced products from the country for decades.
DALLAS, Aug. 21, 2014-- Tuesday Morning Corporation, a leading off-price retailer with over 800 stores across the United States specializing in selling deeply discounted, upscale decorative home accessories, housewares, seasonal goods and famous-maker gifts, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year period ended June 30, 2014.
Cloud Platform Strategy to Accelerate Long-term Growth; Increases Dividend by 32%. MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.---- Intuit Inc. announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of fiscal 2014, which ended July 31.
PITTSBURGH, Aug. 21, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board today welcomed local elected officials, vendors and the public to the grand opening of the Fine Wine& Good Spirits Premium Collection Store at 5956 Penn Circle South, Suite 201, Pittsburgh.