Press Releases

  • HATTIESBURG, Miss.---- The First Bancshares, Inc., holding company for The First, A National Banking Association, today reported net earnings available to common shareholders of $2.6 million for the second quarter of 2016, compared to net earnings available to common shareholders of $2.1 million reported for the second quarter of 2015 and $2.5 million in net...

  • NEW YORK, July 22, 2016-- Advent Claymore Convertible Securities and Income Fund II, a closed-end fund, announced today that the Fund’ s Board of Trustees has authorized a share repurchase program.. Pursuant to the Repurchase Program, the Fund will, subject to applicable legal restrictions, conduct repurchases when its common shares are trading on the New York...

  • NEW YORK, July 22, 2016-- Advent/Claymore Enhanced Growth& Income Fund, a closed-end fund, announced today that the Fund’ s Board of Trustees has approved an in-kind tender offer for up to 32.5% of the Fund’ s outstanding common shares of beneficial interest at a price per Share equal to 98% of the Fund’ s net asset value per Share as of the business day immediately...

  • WASHINGTON& RESTON, Va.---- Comstock Holding Companies, Inc.,, issued a statement today noting that an article released by Scibility Media on June 21, 2016, reporting that the Company is planning a 1- for-5 reverse stock split effective August 1, is incorrect. The Company has not taken any of the regulatory steps required to initiate a reverse stock split with an...

  • SUN VALLEY, Idaho, July 22, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Sun Valley's heritage is one of firsts. As always, it starts with location, this one featuring stunning views of Sun Valley, Idaho's iconic mountains, and centrally located to offer easy access to downtown Ketchum and the resort. The TSR developer, VP Companies, Inc., brought in a proven team whose collaborative approach...

  • AUSTIN, Texas, July 22, 2016-- XBiotech Inc., developer of next-generation True Human™ antibody therapies, said today that the Independent Data Monitoring Committee for the XCITE Phase III clinical study of Xilonix™ for the treatment of colorectal cancer, recently recommended study continuation without any amendment to the study design.

  • SAN DIEGO---- San Diego- based Gomez Trial Attorneys filed one of the first Taxotere ® chemotherapy drug lawsuits in a Southern California federal court yesterday on behalf of a woman who is suffering from its permanent effects. The lawsuit cited to a 2009 warning letter issued to the drug’ s manufacturer by the FDA as a result of false or misleading statements...

  • "Today we celebrate 40 years of exceptional care for women and babies," said Ashley McClellan, CEO of The Woman's Hospital of Texas. "We look forward to reinforcing our founding physicians' commitment to excellence every day and that's why more women choose to have their babies at The Woman's Hospital of Texas than at any other hospital in the State of Texas."

  • DALLAS---- Hilltop Holdings Inc., a Dallas- based financial holding company, will host a live webcast and conference call at 8:00 AM Central, Thursday, July 28, 2016. Hilltop Holdings President and CEO Jeremy B. Ford and other key members of management will discuss results for the second quarter of 2016.. Hilltop Holdings is a Dallas- based financial holding company.

  • MONTRÉAL, July 22, 2016/ PRNewswire/- BCE Inc. today announced that 5,081,951 of its 10,754,990 fixed-rate Cumulative Redeemable First Preferred Shares, Series AI have been tendered for conversion on August 1, 2016, on a one-for-one basis, into floating-rate Cumulative Redeemable First Preferred Shares, Series AJ. In addition, 276,845 of its 3,245,010...

  • BOULDER, Colo., July 22, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- The Ello Beta Android app is now available to the public. Says CEO Todd Berger, "Android extends Ello's reach and enables more creators across the globe to share and connect with all the amazing work and ideas on Ello. All nine artists will be featured in the upcoming edition of SPOON Magazine, the top three will each win $1,000...

  • CHAPEL HILL, N.C., July 22, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Patient advocacy groups are a trusted source for patients seeking information on a disease or new therapies. For pharmaceutical companies, strong relationships with advocacy groups are an effective way to reach patients. Recognizing the importance of the advocacy community to the pharmaceutical industry, Best...

  • 36 new apartments complete The Springs, a 72- unit community bringing additional affordable housing to the region Investment partners include Optum Idaho, which invested $5.5 million of the $7.2 million to build the new development; land donated by Valley County Optum employees donate“ welcome baskets” with household supplies and other home items to...

  • PALO ALTO, Calif., July 22, 2016-- MEDIA ALERT. Companies represented include: AI2, Arimo, Aspire Health, Cloudera, Clover Health, Databricks, IFTTT, Instacart, Intuit, Jawbone, Kanjoya, Lookout, O'Reilly, Qordoba, Salesforce, Slack, Stealth, and The Data Guild. Where: Broadway Studios, 435 Broadway, San Francisco, California, 94133..

  • EL PASO, Texas---- The Board of Directors of El Paso Electric Company has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.31 per share. El Paso Electric is a regional electric utility providing generation, transmission and distribution service to approximately 400,000 retail and wholesale customers in a 10,000 square mile area of the Rio...

  • DALLAS---- Celanese Corporation, a global technology and specialty materials company, will increase list and off-list selling prices in the Asia region for Ateva ® EVA and LDPE polymers. Celanese Corporation is a global technology leader in the production of differentiated chemistry solutions and specialty materials used in most major industries and...

  • NEW YORK---- Fitch Ratings has revised the Outlook on Colombia's ratings to Negative from Stable and affirmed its Long-Term Foreign Currency Issuer Default Rating at' BBB'. Fitch has downgraded Colombia's Long-Term Local Currency IDR to' BBB' from' BBB+'. The issue ratings on Colombia's long-term senior unsecured local currency bonds have also been downgraded to'...

  • CALGARY, Alberta---- On July 14, 2016, in a single Calgary Stampede afternoon, $45,000 was raised for the Kids Cancer Care Foundation of Alberta at the Tundra Process Solutions’ Annual Stampede Fundraiser. Tundra’ s Calgary Stampede-themed fundraiser is our biggest and most elaborate event and we really wanted to use this opportunity to raise as much money and...

  • NEWTOWN, Pa., July 22, 2016-- Onconova Therapeutics, Inc., a Phase 3 clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing novel products to treat cancer, today announced that it has adjusted the subscription price and related pricing information for its previously announced rights offering. The subscription period for the rights...

  • WASHINGTON, July 22, 2016/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Republican Party presidential nominee Donald Trump used his nomination speech Thursday night to disparage the dedicated public servants who deliver health care to our nation's veterans and ensure the safety of the flying public, American Federation of Government Employees National President J. David...