International stocks trading in New York closed mostly higher on Tuesday, with the Bank of New York index of American depositary receipts adding 0.2% to 155.51. The European index rose 0.2% to 151.22, the Asian index slipped 0.2% to 154.63, the Latin American index added 1% to 307.32 and the emerging markets index climbed 0.5% to 311.95. Among the companies with shares actively trading were BHP Billiton (BBL, BLT.LN, BHP, BHP.AU) and AstraZeneca PLC (AZN, AZN.LN).
Anglo-Australian mining company BHP Billiton said it would split off nickel, aluminum and other assets into a new company that could be valued at up to $12 billion, in what would be one of the biggest divestments of assets in mining history.
Bombardier Inc. has replaced its commercial aircraft marketing chief as the Canadian transportation company works to accelerate sales while it struggles to complete its first direct challenge to Boeing Co.
Headline of release should read: Corporate Resource Services Announces
First Quarter Fiscal 2014 Revenue of $218.0 Million; 56.3% Increase in
Adjusted EBITDA (instead of Corporate Resource Services Announces First
Quarter Fiscal 2014 Revenue of $218.0 Million; 39.8% Increase in
The corrected release reads:
CORPORATE RESOURCE SERVICES ANNOUNCES FIRST QUARTER FISCAL 2014
REVENUE OF $218.0 MILLION; 56.3% INCREASE IN ADJUSTED EBITDA
Comparable Period Revenue up 21.1 percent to $218.4 million
Adjusted EBITDA increases 56.3 percent to $3.9 million
Adjusted EBITDA margin rises to 1.8 percent
Company Expects to File Fiscal 2014 Q2 Results before the end of
the extension granted by NASDAQ
Pacific Investment Management Company LLC (“PIMCO”), a leading global
investment management firm, will replace Allianz Global Investors Fund
Management LLC (“AGIFM”) as the investment manager to 20 closed-end
funds for which PIMCO currently serves as sub-adviser.
Nuveen Investments, a leading global provider of investment services to
institutions as well as individual investors, today announced results of
annual and special meetings of shareholders of certain closed-end funds
held on August 5, 2014 and August 15, 2014.
The Pep Boys—Manny, Moe & Jack (NYSE: “PBY”), the nation’s leading
automotive aftermarket service and retail chain, will hold its second
quarter fiscal year 2014 earnings conference call on Tuesday,
September 9, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. EDT .
As previously disclosed, Orthofix International N.V. (NASDAQ: OFIX) (the
“Company”) has been evaluating the accounting treatment applied to
certain entries included in the previous restatement of its prior
periods’ financial results, as well as related entries in subsequent
Liberty Global plc (“Liberty Global”) (NASDAQ: LBTYA, LBTYB and LBTYK)
today announces, in connection with its previously announced recommended
public offer (“Offer”) to all holders of issued and outstanding ordinary
shares in the capital of Ziggo N.V. (“Ziggo”) as more fully described in
the joint press releases of Liberty Global and Ziggo of January 27, 2014
and June 27, 2014, that its prospectus/offer to exchange, dated August
19, 2014, (the “U.S. Prospectus”) related to the Offer has been declared
effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). The
final U.S. Prospectus can be found on Liberty Global’s and Ziggo’s offer
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