Press Releases

  • BALTIMORE, Jan. 19, 2017/ PRNewswire/--. "Contrary to certain news reports, T. Rowe Price is not contesting the plan by Snap Inc. to issue non-voting shares in its impending initial public offering. We believe that our investment in Snap continues to be in our clients' best interests.

  • HOUSTON, Jan. 19, 2017-- Archrock Partners, L.P., today announced a cash distribution of $0.285 per limited partner unit, which corresponds to $1.14 per limited partner unit on an annualized basis, payable on February 14, 2017, to unitholders of record at the close of business on February 8, 2017. Archrock Partners, L.P., a master limited partnership, is the leading...

  • HOUSTON, Jan. 19, 2017-- Archrock, Inc., today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a dividend of $0.12 per share of common stock, a rate of $0.48 per share on an annualized basis, to be paid on February 15, 2017 to stockholders of record at the close of business on February 8, 2017.. Archrock, Inc. is a pure-play U.S. natural gas contract compression services...

  • Westlake Chemical Corporation previously requested and received a favorable private letter ruling from the IRS, prior to formation and initial public offering of Westlake Chemical Partners LP, to the effect that the production, transportation, storage and marketing of ethylene constitutes“ qualifying income” within the meaning of section 7704.

  • HERNDON, Va.---- Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. today announced that its first quarter 2017 earnings results for the period ended December 31, 2016 will be released on Thursday, February 2, 2017 after market close. Founded in 1928, Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. is the largest publicly traded distributor of residential and commercial roofing materials and...

  • LEAWOOD, Kan.---- Tortoise Capital Advisors today announced the tax characterization of 2016 distributions paid to common stockholders of:. Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corp. Tortoise MLP Fund, Inc. Tortoise Pipeline& Energy Fund, Inc. Tortoise Energy Independence Fund, Inc. Tortoise Power and Energy Infrastructure Fund, Inc.. Also, Tortoise will host its...

  • NEW YORK---- Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved TRULANCE™ for the treatment of adults with chronic idiopathic constipation. “We are thrilled with the approval of TRULANCE because it provides an additional, much-needed, new treatment option to help adults with chronic idiopathic constipation...

  • NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Faruqi& Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, reminds investors in Rent-A-Center, Inc. of the February 21, 2017 deadline to seek the role of lead plaintiff in a federal securities class action lawsuit filed against the Company and certain officers. The lawsuit has been filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern...

  • NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2017-- Quinpario Acquisition Corp. 2 today announced that it has received stockholder approval to extend the date by which it must complete an initial business combination to July 24, 2017. While the Extension allows Quinpario until July 24, 2017 to complete an initial business combination, Quinpario has indicated that if it is unable to enter...

  • BURBANK, Calif., Jan. 19, 2017-- PES Payroll, an Extreme Reach company and a leading provider of Employer of Record payroll services to the entertainment and advertising industries, announced today a full rebrand and unveiled its new corporate identity. Effective immediately PES Payroll will be known as Extreme Reach Crew Services.. Launched a fully rebranded...

  • PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 19, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Attorney Rob Sachs, Managing Partner of the Philadelphia medical malpractice and injury law firm of Shrager, Spivey& Sachs, has been elected to serve a three-year term on the Board of Directors of The Lawyers' Club of Philadelphia. The Lawyers' Club of Philadelphia is a respected legal organization committed to cultivating...

  • DALLAS---- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a declaration of a cash dividend to shareholders. A quarterly dividend of $0.15 per share will be paid on March 17, 2017, to shareholders of record on the close of business on February 17, 2017. “The decision by Jacobs Board of Directors to initiate a dividend...

  • DALLAS---- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. announced at its Annual Shareholders Meeting today that Noel G. Watson will retire from the board effective today. He stepped down as Chairman of the Board in July 2016, while remaining as a Director when Jacobs’ current CEO, Steve Demetriou, was appointed Chairman of the Board. As Chair, he engaged actively with his Board,...

  • HAMBURG, Germany---- Playa Games, the Hamburg- based online and mobile gaming enterprise, ended 2016 with a 40% rise in net sales.' With net sales at eight million euro, we’ ve far exceeded last year's result’, says a satisfied Jan Beuck, co-founder and Managing Director of the firm.' And our EBITDA once again rose strongly.'. Playa Games, formed in 2009 by Jan Beuck and Martin...

  • DETROIT, Jan. 19, 2017-- Covisint Corporation, the leading Cloud Platform for building Identity and Internet of Things applications, will release financial results for its third quarter fiscal 2017– ended December 31, 2016– after the U.S. stock market close on Thursday, February 9, 2017. Covisint will also hold a conference call to discuss these results at...

  • DALLAS---- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. announced today that John Coyne, who has served on the Jacobs Board of Directors since 2008, will retire from the board, and Robert McNamara has been appointed to the open board position. We will miss his counsel, insight and experience,” said Jacobs Chairman and CEO Steve Demetriou.“ On behalf of the board, I want to thank John for...

  • HOUSTON---- Keane Group, Inc. announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 26,760,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $19.00 per share. 15,700,000 of the shares are being offered by the Company and 11,060,000 shares are being offered by the selling stockholder. The shares are expected to begin trading on the New York Stock...

  • ANGLETON, Texas, Jan. 19, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Benchmark Electronics, Inc. will announce its fourth quarter and full year results on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. About Benchmark Electronics, Inc.: Benchmark Electronics, Inc. provides worldwide integrated electronic manufacturing services, engineering and design services, and precision machine services to...

  • SEATTLE, Jan. 19, 2017-- Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. today announced the appointment of Philip M. Coughlin to the newly created position of Chief Strategy Officer, reporting directly to President and Chief Executive Officer, Jeff Musser. Coughlin will establish and oversee a core Strategy Group within Expeditors, comprised of current...

  • HARTFORD, Conn., Jan. 19, 2017/ PRNewswire/-- Virtus Investment Partners, Inc., which operates a multi-manager asset management business, today announced that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter of 2016 before the market opens on Wednesday, January 25, 2017, followed by a conference call with the investment community at 10:00 a.m. Eastern...