Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HLT) will report fourth quarter and
full year 2014 financial results prior to the stock market open
on Wednesday, February 18, 2015, followed by a conference call at 10:00
a.m. Eastern Time.
By Julie Steinberg
PNC Financial Services Group Inc. and SunTrust Banks Inc. said their fourth-quarter profits fell, but both banks beat Wall Street's expectations as executives underscored their commitment to cutting costs.
SIGA Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:SIGA), a company operating under the
protection of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern
District of New York and specializing in the development and
commercialization of solutions for serious unmet medical needs and
biothreats, today announced that it has filed a notice of appeal from
the judgment of the Delaware Court of Chancery awarding PharmAthene,
Inc. expectation damages.
Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. (NYSE: APAM) will report its
fourth quarter and full-year 2014 financial results on February 2, 2015
at approximately 4:15 p.m. (Eastern Time). Chief Executive Officer Eric
Colson and Chief Financial Officer C.J. Daley will host a conference
call on February 3 at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) to discuss the results.
Hersha Hospitality Trust (NYSE: HT, “Hersha” or “the Company”), owner of
upscale hotels in urban gateway markets, announced the tax
classification of its Priority Class A Common Share (“Common Shares”),
Series B Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Share (“Series B Preferred
Shares”) and Series C Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Share (“Series C
Preferred Shares”) distributions for 2014 for Federal income tax
American Equity Investment Life Holding Company (NYSE: AEL) announced
today that its annuity sales in the fourth quarter of 2014 totaled $1.2
billion ($1.1 billion net of coinsurance), bringing sales for 2014 to
$4.2 billion ($4.0 billion net of coinsurance).
EARNINGS RELEASE AND CONFERENCE CALL
AEL will release fourth quarter 2014 earnings after the close of market
on Thursday, February 12, 2015.
By Katy Burne
A unit of CME Group Inc. tripled margin requirements for traders using futures tied to the Swiss franc, in the latest sign of financial institutions reacting to wild rides in the fallout from Switzerland's currency moves.
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