By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch
MADRID (MarketWatch)--Stock futures made slight gains on Friday as investors awaited data that could show a rebound for new-home sales, and looked to see if the Russell 2000 will continue its winning ways as the trading week winds to a close.
DALLAS , May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management, a division of Bank of America, N.A., as Trustee of the Hugoton Royalty Trust (NYSE: HGT) , announced that at the special meeting of the Trust's unitholders held today, the unitholders of the Trust voted to approve the proposal to appoint Southwest Bank as successor trustee to serve as trustee of the Trust once the resignation of the current Trustee of the Trust takes effect.
TAMPA, Fla., May 23, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Health Insurance Innovations, Inc. (Nasdaq:HIIQ) ("HII"), today announced that Mike Kosloske, Chief Executive Officer, Jim Dietz, Chief Financial Officer, and Michael Hershberger, SVP of Finance and Development, of HII will present an overview of the company at the Jefferies 2014 Global Healthcare Conference, on Monday, June 2, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. EDT.
TORONTO , May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Augusta Resource Corporation (TSX and NYSE MKT: AZC ) ("Augusta" or the "Company") announces that, following its press
release issued yesterday, the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) has today
formally requested that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (US FWS)
re-initiate consultation on the Rosemont Copper Project as a result of
additional information received from the US FWS.
SALT LAKE CITY , May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Extra Space Storage Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: EXR) announced today that the Company's board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.47 per share on the common stock of the Company for the second quarter 2014.
BEIJING , May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Hydroelectric Corporation (NYSE: CHC, CHCWS) ("China Hydroelectric" or the "Company"), an owner, developer and operator of small hydroelectric power projects in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced that it has called an extraordinary general meeting of shareholders (the "EGM"), to be held on July 3, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. ( Hong Kong time), at 31st Floor, AIA Central, 1 Connaught Road, Central, Hong Kong , to consider and vote on, among other matters, the proposal to authorize and approve the previously announced agreement and plan of merger dated as of January 13, 2014 (the ''Merger Agreement''), among the Company, CPT Wyndham Holdings Ltd.
Sparton Corporation (NYSE:SPA) announced today that Cary Wood,
Chief Executive Officer will attend the KeyBanc Capital Markets
Industrial, Automotive & Transportation Conference on Thursday May 29,
2014 at the InterContinental Hotel in Boston.
Conference Call on Friday, May 23, 2014 at 8:30 am ET SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. , May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTCT) today announced that the company will provide an update on the re-examination of its marketing authorization application to the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for conditional marketing authorization of Translarna TM (ataluren) for the treatment of nonsense mutation Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
WAYNE, N.J. , May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valley National Bancorp (NYSE: VLY) ("Valley"), the holding company for Valley National Bank, announced that it will release its second quarter 2014 earnings before the market opens on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 .
By Benjamin Pimentel, MarketWatch
Apple Inc. shares hit a 52-week high Friday as the company geared up for its big developer conference and speculation built it was near to disclosing a deal for Beats Electronics LLC.
NEW YORK , May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomson Reuters (TSX / NYSE: TRI), the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced that it has received approval from the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) for the annual renewal of its normal course issuer bid (NCIB).
Under the renewed NCIB, up to 30 million common shares (representing approximately 3.7% of the total outstanding shares) may be repurchased between May 28, 2014 and May 27, 2015 .
TORONTO , May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Celestica Inc. (NYSE, TSX: CLS), a global
leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions, today
announced that it completed a program share repurchase (a PSR) under
its previously announced Normal Course Issuer Bid.
By Carla Mozee and Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stocks markets ended a volatile day on an upbeat note on Friday after U.S. housing data spurred a positive mood on both sides of the Atlantic, while a fall in German business confidence prompted investors to assess the chances of action by the European Central Bank.
CORONA, Calif., May 23, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Monster Beverage Corporation (Nasdaq:MNST) announced today that the Company will provide a live audio webcast of the business discussion and question and answer portion of its annual stockholders' meeting on Monday, June 2, 2014.
COLUMBUS, Ohio , May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- L Brands, Inc. (NYSE: LB) announced today the declaration of its regular quarterly dividend of $0.34 per share payable on June 20, 2014 , to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 6 , 2014.
DALLAS , May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Permian Basin Royalty Trust (NYSE: PBT) ("Permian") today announced that the Special Meeting of the Trust's unit holders scheduled for today for the purpose of obtaining approval of the appointment of Southwest Bank as successor trustee of the Trust, was adjourned due to the lack of the requisite quorum.
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