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  • WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 24, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- The board of directors of BB&T Corporation today declared the following regular quarterly dividends payable June 1, 2018, to shareholders of record at the close of business May 11, 2018:. A dividend of $0.375 per common share, reflecting a 13.6% increase as previously announced in February as BB&T shares tax reform...

  • SYRACUSE, N.Y., April 24, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- Quadrant Biosciences Inc., a Syracuse, New York- based Life Science company, announced today that Wall Street veteran Peter Cohen will be joining its Board of Directors. Cohen has served on a number of corporate, industry and philanthropic boards, including the New York Stock Exchange, The Federal Reserve International...

  • NEW YORK---- Glenmont Capital Management, LLC, a New York- based real estate investment firm led by Managing Principal, Lawrence A. Kestin, announced the acquisition of the 241- key Holiday Inn Express& Suites Detroit Downtown. Kestin.“ Our plan to implement a comprehensive renovation and to reposition the hotel to a boutique Hotel Indigo presents one such...

  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 24, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- LendingTree, Inc., operator of LendingTree.com, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, today announced that it will hold a conference call at 8:00am Eastern Time on Thursday, April 26, 2018. Conference call Toll free#: 877-606-1416 707-287-9313 outside the United States/ Canada. LendingTree, Inc. operates the...

  • GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., April 24, 2018-- Independent Bank Corporation, the holding company of Independent Bank, a Michigan- based community bank, announced that today its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of 15 cents per share. Independent Bank Corporation is a Michigan- based bank holding company with total assets of...

  • DALLAS, April 24, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- Comerica Incorporated today announced its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend for common stock of 34 cents per share, a 13 percent increase from the prior quarter. "Today's dividend increase of 13 percent reflects our strong capital position and solid financial performance," said Ralph W. Babb Jr., Comerica's...

  • LOS ANGELES---- Financial Profiles, a strategic communications firm, has hired Rich Davis as its Chief Operating Officer. Rich will join the firm on May 2, 2018 and will report to Moira Conlon, Founder and President of Financial Profiles. Rich Davis, Chief Operating Officer at Financial Profiles, Inc..

  • MILWAUKEE, April 24, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- WEC Energy Group Inc. will issue its 2018 first-quarter earnings news release before the stock market opens Tuesday, May 1. A conference call for security analysts is scheduled for the same day at 1 p.m. Central time. To listen to conference call United States: Dial toll-free 844-840-1623 at any point within 15 minutes of the...

  • Consolidated net income of Waterstone Financial, Inc. totaled $7.0 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2018, compared to $6.6 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2017. Consolidated return on average assets totaled 1.57% for the quarter ended March 31, 2018 compared to 1.54% for the quarter ended March 31, 2017. The effective income tax rate amounted to...

  • RADNOR, Pa.---- The law firm of Kessler Topaz Meltzer& Check, LLP reminds Solid Biosciences, Inc. shareholders that a class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of purchasers of Solid Biosciences securities between January 25, 2018 and March 14, 2018, inclusive. According to the complaint, on or about January 25, 2018, Solid Biosciences completed an initial public...

  • KIEV, Ukraine, April 24, 2018/ PRNewswire/--. As a result, Metinvest issued US $1,592 million in new bonds and secured US $765 million in the PXF facility. The transaction was market-driven and had the aim of effectively managing and extending Metinvest Group's debt maturity profile.

  • WASHINGTON---- Sidley Austin LLP is pleased to announce that Nathan Clukey has joined the firm in Washington, D.C. as a partner in its Tax Controversy practice. He was formerly a partner with King& Spalding LLP. He regularly assists clients in resolving tax disputes in examination and during administrative appeals with the Internal Revenue Service.

  • MINNEAPOLIS, April 24, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- General Mills, Inc. today announced it has completed the acquisition of Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc. for $40 per share in an all-cash transaction, which represents an enterprise value of approximately $8.0 billion. "My leadership team and I, along with our entire organization of over 1,700' Buffs', are excited to join the...

  • DES MOINES, Iowa---- Wells Fargo& Company announced today that its shareholders elected as directors the 12 nominees named in the company’ s proxy statement and ratified the appointment of KPMG LLP as the company’ s independent auditors for 2018. The final results will be reported on a Form 8- K that will be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission later this...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, April 24, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- INSIKT, a mission-driven fintech company providing affordable, credit-building loans to 45 million underbanked and unbanked consumers, announced the addition of Chris Motes to the company's executive team. Chris joins INSIKT as Vice President of Product. While Head of Product for Yahoo News, Chris helped solidify...

  • WASHINGTON---- Comcast NBCUniversal has named Phil Tahtakran as Head of NBCUniversal Federal Government Affairs and has promoted Margaret Tobey to Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs. Tahtakran who joined NBCUniversal in 2010, will continue to work out of the Comcast NBCUniversal Federal Affairs Office in Washington, and he will report to Rose.

  • ARLINGTON, Texas, April 24, 2018/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Harry Dombroski, a longtime Hunt Consolidated and Hunt Oil Co. executive, has been appointed dean of The University of Texas at Arlington College of Business. UTA President Vistasp Karbhari said the addition of Dombroski will give the College of Business a needed touchstone to the business community.

  • SUN VALLEY, Calif., April 24, 2018/ PRNewswire/-- Mission Valley Bancorp President& CEO Tamara Gurney announces year to date net income of $1,384,000 for the period ended March 31, 2018– the strongest first quarter in the history of the company. Gurney stated, " Mission Valley Bancorp has once again achieved a benchmark quarter close, reaching net income of $1,384,000.

  • LIVERMORE, Calif., April 24, 2018-- Performant Financial Corporation, a provider of technology-enabled recovery and related analytics services, will report its first quarter 2018 results after the market close on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Performant Financial Corporation is a leading provider of technology-enabled recovery and related analytics services.

  • SANTA ROSA, Calif.---- Jim Murphy& Associates and TLCD Architecture announced today that their collaboration on American AgCredit’ s new headquarters office building in Santa Rosa has received the“ Best of the Best” Award from ENR. ENR chooses one winner for each category from across the entire United States“ which reaches the pinnacle of design and construction...