Press Releases

  • NEW YORK---- Fitch Ratings has assigned a' AA' rating to $113.075 million of Alaska Municipal Bond Bank Authority general obligation and refunding bonds consisting of the following series:. STATE ANNUAL APPROPRIATION: The state of Alaska includes as part of its annual debt service appropriation in its operating budget an appropriation for reserve fund...

  • IRVING, Texas---- Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc., priced a $2.75 billion term loan B facility. Nexstar intends to use, among others, the net proceeds from the term loan B facility, along with the previously issued $900 million in aggregate principal amount of 5.625% new senior notes due...

  • FORT WORTH, Texas---- Pier 1 Imports, Inc. announced today that its Board of Directors has adopted a Shareholder Rights Protection Agreement effective September 27, 2016, and declared a dividend of one right on each outstanding share of the Company's common stock, payable to holders of record as of the close of business on October 7, 2016. Terry E. London, Chairman,...

  • PHOENIX, Sept. 27, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- The Phoenix division of Richmond American Homes of Arizona, Inc., a subsidiary of M.D.C. Holdings, Inc., invites prospective homebuyers to attend a Grand Opening Celebration at Sienna Hills II in Buckeye on Saturday, October 1, from 1 to 3 p.m. Guests will enjoy complimentary refreshments and tours of the builder's brand-new...

  • NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Video News Release- Now that school's starting, how do you get your family back on the fall "work" schedule, while keeping them healthy and managing the home? Supermom, lifestyle expert and TV reporter Raina Seitel shares her mom-tested tips for surviving the fall. One survey showed 72% of parents have tooth-brushing battles with...

  • GULFPORT, Miss., Sept. 27, 2016-- Hancock Holding Company will announce third quarter 2016 financial results on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 after the market closes. Hancock Holding Company is a financial services company with regional business headquarters and locations across a growing Gulf South corridor. The company’ s banking subsidiary provides...

  • MILWAUKEE, Sept. 27, 2016-- Jason Industries, Inc. today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend payment on the Company's 8.0% Series A Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock.. The dividend on the Series A Preferred Stock will be payable on October 1, 2016, to holders of record at the close of business on August 15, 2016.

  • ST. LOUIS, Sept. 27, 2016/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The National Mining Association today said Peabody is the first in the industry to achieve independent certification under the CORESafety ® system, a safety and health management system emphasizing a leadership culture that engages employees to prevent accidents. The milestone was noted during a safety...

  • AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 27, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- DisclosureSave, California's premier NHD provider, announced today the launch of their new mobile app, available for free from the App Store and on Google Play TM. A trusted NHD provider since 1999, the app is DisclosureSave's next step in offering customers a unique tool to better understand the natural hazard risk of...

  • NEW YORK---- Cellectis, a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing immunotherapies based on gene edited CAR T-cells, today announced that the Company has won EuropaBio’ s 2016 Most Innovative European Biotech SME Award for the healthcare category. “It is an honor for Cellectis to receive this award for our pioneering gene editing technology and...

  • HOUSTON---- Swift Energy Company announced today the appointment of Marcus C. Rowland, 64, as Chairman of the Board, effective September 26, 2016. Michael Duginski, Chairman of Swift Energy’ s Nominating and Strategy Committee, commented,“ We are excited to have Marc as Chairman of the Board. Marc Rowland added,“ I am honored by the opportunity to serve as Swift Energy’ s...

  • FRANKFURT, Germany---- MVIS today announced the monthly review results of the MVIS Long/Short Equity Index review. The following changes will be implemented on September 30, 2016 and will become effective on the next trading day. Approximately USD 12.7 billion in assets under management are currently invested in financial products based on MVIS Indices.

  • NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- The global spinal pumps market is expected to reach USD 319.8 million by 2024. According to a report published by the International Agency for Research on Cancer, there is an upsurge in the number of cancer patients and approximately 14.1 million patients were estimated to suffer from cancer in 2012. For instance, in December...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept. 27, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and USA Medical reminds women to perform regular self-examinations as well as to consult with a doctor if they are experiencing any discomfort from their breast cancer treatment. To help these women afford the medicines prescribed to counteract the side effects, the company...

  • The world of television that we enjoy in and out of the home as well as in the palm of our hands is a world of boundless creativity, inspiration, courage and innovation. The jury, chaired by award-winning RAI journalist Duilio Giammaria, and assembling media experts from diverse markets, met in Paris from 24 to 25 September to assess the quality, innovation and...

  • NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- The automated fare collection market is expected to reach USD 8.51 billion by 2022. Automated fare collection systems are the collective components, which enable the automated ticketing system for public transportation network. There is a growing demand for the automated fare collection systems owing to the developments...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept. 27, 2016/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The Board of Directors of the Republican Main Street Partnership today announced that Sarah Chamberlain as their new Chief Executive Officer, in addition to being its President. Chairman of the Board and former Congressman Amo Houghton stated, "Sarah has dedicated her life to the success of the Republican...

  • SAN DIEGO, Sept. 27, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- On Monday, September 26, General Dynamics NASSCO delivered the fourth vessel in a series of five ECO Class product tankers under contract with American Petroleum Tankers. The Bay State is a 610- foot-long, 50,000 deadweight-ton, LNG-conversion-ready product tanker with a 330,000 barrel cargo capacity.

  • HYANNIS, Mass.---- Savant, a leader in smart home technology with more than a decade of experience bringing premium home automation to the world’ s most luxurious environments, announced today that company founder Robert Madonna will assume the role of CEO, focusing on delivering innovative solutions for integration professionals while continuing forward with...

  • LOS ANGELES---- Marcus& Millichap today announced the sale of the 10th Street Portfolio, an assemblage of eight industrial properties, including two land parcels in the Los Angeles Downtown Industrial District. Malick, along with Carol Song, an associate with Marcus& Millichap, represented the seller. With over 1,600 investment sales and financing professionals...