Press Releases

  • HOUSTON, Feb. 11, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Stewart Information Services Corporation today reported net income attributable to Stewart of $2.6 million, or $0.11 per diluted share, for the fourth quarter 2015 compared to net income attributable to Stewart of $11.9 million, or $0.49 per diluted share, for the fourth quarter 2014.. Charges recorded in the mortgage...

  • MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Feb. 11, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Leading consumer credit and personal finance company Credit Sesame reports that men lead women in overall credit scores– even though they have more debt. Nearly one in five, or 18% of women in this analysis, reported earning $75,000 or more annually, compared with 23% of men. The credit discrepancy widens with age....

  • COLUMBIA, Md., Feb. 11, 2016-- W. R. Grace& Co. announced today that Thomas E. Blaser has been named Senior Vice President, Finance, and is expected to be elected Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective immediately following the filing in late February of the company’ s Annual Report on Form 10- K. At that time, Hudson La Force is expected to resign as...

  • PROVIDENCE, R.I., Feb. 11, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Working with Rhode Island's Governor Gina Raimondo, Nortek Inc. has solidified its support of the local community and commitment to improve schools. WHO: Governor Raimondo, Nortek CEO Michael Clarke, Superintendent Chris Maher WHAT: Tour of a classroom of newly donated LearnFit desks WHEN: Thursday, February 11 th from...

  • NEW HAVEN, Conn., Feb. 11, 2016-- Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the initiation of a phase 1 study with ACH-4471, the Company’ s first orally-administered, highly potent and specific small molecule that has been shown to inhibit complement factor D. The phase 1 study is being conducted in healthy volunteers and is evaluating single ascending doses...

  • TORONTO, Feb. 11, 2016/ PRNewswire/- Manulife Financial Corporation' s Board of Directors today announced an increase of 9% or 1.5 cents per share to its quarterly shareholders' dividend resulting in a dividend of 18.5 cents per share on the common shares of Manulife Financial Corporation, payable on and after March 21, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close...

  • LITTLE FALLS, New Jersey, February 11, 2016/ PRNewswire/--. Ceragon Networks Ltd., the #1 wireless backhaul specialist, today announced that it will showcase its 5 G wireless backhaul technologies at Mobile World Congress 2016, in Barcelona, Spain. Ceragon Networks is developing robust technologies to meet the need for 100 times higher capacity at cell sites, at...

  • Asia– Delivered a 28% increase in insurance sales and a 56% increase in wealth and asset management gross flows; entered into a flagship 15- year bancassurance partnership with DBS Bank Ltd., providing exclusive distribution rights in Singapore, Hong Kong, Indonesia and mainland China; announced an agreement to acquire Standard Chartered Bank's existing...

  • SANTA CRUZ, Calif., Feb. 11, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Dovetail Genomics™ LLC today announced that it has begun accepting applications to its beta program for a planned metagenomic genome assembly service. Richard Green, Dovetail's co-founder, will present the company's metagenomic genome assembly method in a talk on Friday, February 12 at the 2016 Advances in Genome...

  • TORONTO, Feb. 11, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Hudson's Bay, Canada's iconic retailer, announced today that Dean and Dan Caten, Dsquared2 will design the outfit for Team Canada for the Opening Ceremonies at the upcoming 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio. "We are constantly inspired by Canada, so it is an honour to partner with Hudson's Bay in dressing Team Canada.

  • Adjusted EBITDA was $240 million compared to $292 million in the prior year period and $311 million in the prior quarter. Adjusted diluted income per share was $0.51 compared to $0.33 in the prior year period and $0.47 in the prior quarter. Net income attributable to Huntsman Corporation was $4 million compared to net loss of $38 million in the prior year period...

  • NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- KPMG Capital today announced it has taken an equity stake in Label Insight, a leading provider of software-as-a-service data solutions providing powerful insights and strengthening the connections between Consumer Packaged Goods brands, retailers and consumers. KPMG Capital's investment led the Chicago- based...

  • CALGARY, Feb. 11, 2016/ PRNewswire/- Cenovus Energy Inc. achieved significant sustainable cost savings across its business in 2015 and further strengthened what is now one of the best balance sheets in the North American exploration and production sector. Reduce planned capital spending by $200 million to $300 million to between $1.2 billion and $1.3 billion...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 11, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- The happy egg co., leading humanely produced free range egg brand, is issuing a nationwide call to action in support of hen welfare. In tandem with TV Host and best-selling author, Ross Mathews, the happy egg co. is launching its# FlockingHappy pledge to encourage consumers to make more humane, informed purchasing decisions...

  • SAN CARLOS, Calif., Feb. 11, 2016/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation awarded Medtronic the "Simply the Best" award at the ALCF's tenth annual "Simply the Best" Gala for demonstrating commitment to reducing lung cancer morbidity by improving early diagnosis and setting the stage for personalized treatment. Heather Hudnut Page,...

  • SIOUX FALLS, S.D., Feb. 11, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- NorthWestern Corporation d/b/a NorthWestern Energy reported financial results for the year ended December 31, 2015. Net income for the period was $151.2 million, or $3.17 per diluted share, as compared with net income of $120.7 million, or $2.99 per diluted share, for the same period in 2014. We acquired our second...

  • Washington, DC, February 11, 2016–– The Aspen Institute Homeland Security Program announces the debut Aspen Security Forum: Global. WHAT: The debut Aspen Security Forum: Global will convene the world's foremost thought leaders in international security and is meant to compliment the annual US-focused Aspen Security Forum. Shami Chakrabarti, Director, The...

  • The round was led by a strategic investment from KPMG Capital, KPMG International's global investment fund. In particular, KPMG Capital clients will benefit from Label Insight's first-to-market SmartSPEC™ solution, which helps food and beverage brands quickly and easily participate in SmartLabel, an effort led by the Grocery Manufacturers Association...

  • GUERNEVILLE, Calif., Feb. 11, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Korbel California Champagne joins "Premio Lo Nuestro a la Música Latina" as the "Official Champagne" of the 28 th annual event on February 18 in Miami. Starting with the glitz and glamour of the Pre-Show carpet, "Premio Lo Nuestro" will air on the Univision Network LIVE from the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida on...

  • HOUSTON, Feb. 11, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- Dril-Quip, Inc. today announced that it is establishing a research and development facility in Singapore focusing on materials and products suitable for high pressure and high temperature applications. "Dril-Quip already has a significant presence in Singapore and this R&D facility will allow us to leverage that presence...