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RENO, Nev., April 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With reference to reports appearing in the international media today, Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ORA) clarified that, as part of a previously-announced ongoing strategic planning review, it continues to explore, with the assistance of an investment bank recently engaged for this matter, a possible transaction, whereby the Company might sell a minority stake of up to 49% in a small number of its power plants located in the U.S. to one or more institutional investors, with the Company continuing to consolidate and operate such plants.
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PLANO, Texas, April 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SP Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:SPBC) will announce the company's first quarter 2014 earnings before market on Wednesday, May 7 and will host a conference call at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time (10:00 a.m. Central) that day.
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TAMPA, Fla., April 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Quality Distribution, Inc. (Nasdaq:QLTY) ("Quality") announced that it will participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2014 Transportation Conference.
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RALEIGH, N.C., April 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Triangle Capital Corporation (NYSE:TCAP) ("Triangle" or the "Company"), a leading provider of capital to lower middle market companies, announced today that it closed a $12.5 million investment in AGM Automotive ("AGM"). Headquartered in Troy, Michigan, AGM is a global supplier of automotive interior trim, lighting, and electrical components.
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Houston, April 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) announced today that the Company's board of directors has declared a dividend of 19 cents per share on Marathon Oil Corporation common stock.
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HOUSTON, May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:SYMX) , the premiere gasification technology company enabling clean, high-value energy from abundant low-grade natural resources worldwide, will release financial results for its fiscal 2014 third quarter ended March 31, 2014, on Wednesday, May 7, 2014.
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CHICAGO, April 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Monroe Capital Corporation (the "Company") (Nasdaq:MRCC) announced today that it will report its first quarter 2014 financial results on Monday, May 12, 2014, before the open of the financial markets.
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FREMONT, Calif., April 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oplink Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq:OPLK) , a leading provider of optical communication components, intelligent modules and subsystems, today reported its financial results for its third quarter of fiscal year 2014, ended March 30, 2014.
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DALLAS, May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PMFG, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq:PMFG) today announced that Peter Burlage, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Ron McCrummen, Chief Financial Officer, will discuss the Company's results for the quarter ended March 29, 2014, during a conference call scheduled for Thursday, May 8, 2014, at 9:30 a.m. ET.
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NEW YORK, NY, May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) announced today that its principal underwriting agency subsidiary, Navigators Management Company, Inc., has appointed Linda K.
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FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via PRWEB - Paragon Financial Group, Inc. ("Paragon Financial"), a factoring company providing invoice factoring, credit protection and purchase order financing, announced today that it has partnered with Newtek Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: NEWT) , The Small Business Authority® .
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WESTLAKE, Ohio, May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nordson Corporation (Nasdaq:NDSN) today announced it will release second quarter fiscal year 2014 earnings on Thursday, May 22, 2014 after the close of the market.
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EVANSVILLE, Ind., May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Old National Bancorp (Nasdaq:ONB) will conduct its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Thursday, May 8, 2014.
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RED BANK, N.J., May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hovnanian Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:HOV) , a leading national homebuilder, announced that senior management will be presenting at the 5th Annual Wells Fargo Industrial & Construction Conference on Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 1:35 p.m. ET.
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LAS VEGAS, May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SolarCity ® (Nasdaq:SCTY) is launching its solar service in Nevada for the first time.
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MIRAMAR, Fla., May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Spirit Airlines, Inc. (Nasdaq:SAVE) announced today that its board of directors had elected Robert L.
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AUSTIN, Texas, May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 1 st Detect Corporation, a subsidiary of Astrotech Corporation (Nasdaq:ASTC) , announced today that the United States Patent Office ("USPTO") has allowed the issuance of a key patent for the company's unique ion trap used for chemical analysis and detection.
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LAVAL, Quebec, May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Acasti Pharma Inc. (" Acasti " or the " Corporation ") (Nasdaq:ACST) (TSX-V:APO), an emerging biopharmaceutical company focused on the research, development and commercialization of new krill oil-based forms of omega-3 phospholipid therapies for the treatment and prevention of certain cardiometabolic disorders, announced today that it will be presenting at two upcoming scientific forums.
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NEW YORK, May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Group Holdings plc (NYSE:WSH) , the global risk advisor, insurance and reinsurance broker, today announced that Group Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Steve Hearn, will present at the Barclays Americas Select Franchise Conference in London on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8:30 am British Summer Time.
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OLNEY, Md., May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sandy Spring Bancorp, Inc., (Nasdaq:SASR) , the parent company of Sandy Spring Bank, announced that the board of directors declared a quarterly common stock dividend of $0.18 per share payable on May 21, 2014 to shareholders of record on May 14, 2014.
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SIOUX FALLS, S.D., May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Raven Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:RAVN) today announced that its Applied Technology Division (ATD) has acquired SBG Innovatie BV and its affiliate, Navtronics BVBA.
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NEW YORK, May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Intra-Cellular Therapies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ITCI) , a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of therapeutics for central nervous system (CNS) disorders, today announced that Sharon Mates, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, will present at the Deutsche Bank 39th Annual Health Care Conference on Thursday, May 8, 2014, at 1:30 P.M. Eastern Time in Boston, MA.
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SAN DIEGO, May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS) , a leading National Security Solutions provider, announced today that it has received an indefinite delivery indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract for the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific (SSC Pacific) C4ISR Training Support Multiple Award Contract (MAC). The SSC Pacific C4ISR Training Support Contract, inclusive of all awarded contracts and ordering periods, has a total ceiling value of $35 million with a three-year ordering period.
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BURLINGTON, Mass., May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Flexion Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:FLXN) announced today that it will host a conference call and webcast to report its first quarter 2014 financial results on Thursday, May 8, 2014, at 4:30 p.m. ET.
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SAN DIEGO, May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS) , a leading National Security Solutions provider, announced today that its Public Safety & Security (PSS) Division has won a $7.3 million change order under one of its existing critical infrastructure security system contracts.
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CARMEL, Ind., May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Baldwin & Lyons, Inc. (Nasdaq:BWINA) (Nasdaq:BWINB) today announced after tax operating income, defined as net income before investment gains and losses, of $3.7 million, or $.25 per share, for the first quarter of 2014 compared to $5.6 million, or $.38 per share, during the first quarter of 2013.
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HAMPTON, N.J., May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Celldex Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:CLDX) today reported business and financial highlights for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014.
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NEWARK, Calif., May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- StemCells, Inc. (Nasdaq:STEM) , a leading stem cell company developing and commercializing novel cell-based therapeutics and tools for use in stem cell-based research and drug discovery, announced today that it will release financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 after the market close on Wednesday, May 14.
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CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Park Sterling Corporation (Nasdaq:PSTB) ("Park Sterling"), the holding company for Park Sterling Bank, announced today the completion of its acquisition of Provident Community Bancshares, Inc. (OTCBB:PCBS) ("Provident Community"), the holding company for Provident Community Bank, N.A.. Simultaneous with this acquisition, Provident Community Bank, N.A. was merged with and into Park Sterling Bank.
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