Press Releases

  • WASHINGTON, July 30, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Watch this revealing 2- minute preview video here in Segment 4 of 6. Economist Allan H. Meltzer, Ph.D., charges that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac fostered the wrong incentives that led to the home foreclosure situation.

  • DevNetwork Community Selects Airpush as Top Advertising Data+ API Technology Provider. LOS ANGELES---- Airpush, a leading mobile advertising platform ranked #2 on Forbes’ 2014 list of America’ s Most Promising Companies, has won the DataWeek+ API World 2014 award for Most Innovative Advertising Data Solution.

  • LANSING, Mich., July 30, 2014-- Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc., the leading developer of advanced spider silk based fibers, announces that research scientists who are working as consultants for the Company have recently implemented a new materials analysis protocol to further improve the quality of the Company's genetically engineered spider silk based fibers.

  • DES PLAINES, Ill., July 30, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The American Society of Safety Engineers Foundation will award a three-year, $300,000 grant in 2015 to a researcher who best describes how a proposed study will mitigate the risks of injury and illness in the workplace. The grant represents the largest award given in the Foundation's 24- year history.

  • Quarter 2 net revenue increased 12.5% year on year to $376 million. Income from operations was $48.3 million or 12.8% of revenue. Earnings per share were 64 cents. Gross business wins were $521 million, representing a gross book to bill of 1.38.

  • CAMBRIDGE, Mass.---- Nara Logics, Inc., an artificial intelligence company focused on turning big data into smart data, launched today its personalization-as-a-service platform for businesses, which will be led by former Google executive, Mark Ebel.

  • DUBLIN---- ICON plc,, a global provider of outsourced development services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries, today announced that all resolutions at the Annual General Meeting of the Company held on July 29, 2014 were all duly passed by shareholders.

  • 2014 EPS guidance of $7.25 to $7.75 reaffirmed Total Medicare Advantage membership up 14 percent YTD to over 2.8 million Medicare stand-alone PDP membership up 19 percent YTD to nearly 3.9 million Individual commercial membership up 122 percent YTD to over 1.1 million driven primarily by the company’ s participation in health care exchanges State-based Medicaid membership up 91 percent YTD to nearly 163,000 Healthcare Services segment pretax income for 1 H14 up 62 percent versus the prior year.

  • HONG KONG, July 30, 2014-- Le Gaga Holdings Limited, a leading greenhouse vegetable producer in China, today announced that it has entered into a definitive Agreement and Plan of Merger with Harvest Parent Limited, a Cayman Islands exempted company with limited liability, and Harvest Merger Limited, a Cayman Islands exempted company with limited liability.

  • THORNTON, Colo.---- Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc., a developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art, flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules integrated into the company's EnerPlex™ series of consumer products, announced today preliminary revenue results for the Company's second quarter ended June 30, 2014.

  • BRAINTREE, Mass., July 30, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Haemonetics Corporation today reported first quarter fiscal 2015 revenue of $224.5 million, up 2%. The Company reported a GAAP net loss of $3.6 million and a GAAP net loss per share of $0.07 in the quarter.

  • Technology executives Gary Gatchell and Kevin Wagner join leadership team. CHALFONT, Pa.---- Prime Image, the industry leader for video time optimization solutions, announced today the appointment of two new executives, following the recent announcement of Dave Whalen as CEO and Al Snyder as Board Vice Chairman.

  • Helping Customers Ensure Business Process Quality as They Adopt Innovative Technology from SAP ®. DALLAS---- Worksoft ®, an SAP ® partner and leading global provider of business process validation software for packaged enterprise applications, today announced support for SAP Fiori, the new user experience for SAP software.

  • SAN DIEGO, July 30, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Epic Sciences, Inc., a privately held biotech company that designs and develops novel diagnostics to personalize and advance the treatment and management of cancer, announced today the completion of a $30 million Series C Preferred Stock financing.

  • SAN DIEGO, July 30, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Epic Sciences, Inc., a private biotech company that designs and develops novel diagnostics to personalize and advance the treatment and management of cancer, announced today the appoint of Gregory T. Lucier as chairman of Epic's board of directors. Lucier was previously chairman and CEO of Life Technologies.

  • SAN FRANCISCO---- Mission Creek Capital Partners, Inc., an independent investment advisory firm headquartered in San Francisco, announced robust private equity stock distribution activity and new client mandates.

  • MOOREFIELD, W.Va., July 30, 2014-- Summit Financial Group, Inc. today reported second quarter 2014 net income applicable to common shares of $2.24 million, or $0.25 per diluted share, compared to $1.02 million, or $0.13 per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2013, representing an increase of 118.9 percent, or 92.3 percent per diluted share.

  • NEWTON, Mass., July 30, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- TripAdvisor ®, the world's largest travel site*, today announced the 10 top drive-in movie theaters in the U.S., ranked according to the TripAdvisor Popularity Index™, which takes into account the quality, quantity and recency of reviews on TripAdvisor.

  • Cenovus oil sands production increases 33% Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    Combined oil sands production at Foster Creek and Christina Lake averaged almost 125,000 barrels per day net in the second quarter, up 33% from a year earlier. Production at Christina Lake averaged nearly 68,000 bbls/d net in the second quarter, an increase of 77% when compared with the same period a year earlier as phase E reached its design capacity. Foster Creek production averaged almost 57,000 bbls/d net in the quarter, an increase of 3% from the second quarter of 2013. Steaming at Foster Creek's phase F expansion began in May. Cenovus generated nearly $1.2 billion in cash flow, a 37% increase when compared with the same period in 2013 due to increased production and higher commodity prices..

  • Preferred Loans Increase by $44.5 Million or 12% since June 30, 2013. RIVERSIDE, Calif., July 30, 2014-- Provident Financial Holdings, Inc.,, the holding company for Provident Savings Bank, F.S.B., today announced fourth quarter earnings for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2014.