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HAMILTON, Bermuda , July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd.
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Commences Process to Evaluate Strategic Alternatives for Oplink Connected Business, Including Possible Sale FREMONT, Calif., July 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oplink Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq:OPLK) , a leading provider of optical communication components, intelligent modules and subsystems, today announced a series of initiatives to further enhance shareholder value.
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AGCO, Your Agriculture Company (NYSE:AGCO), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, reported net sales of approximately $2.8 billion for the second quarter of 2014, a decrease of approximately 9.8% compared to net sales of approximately $3.0 billion for the second quarter of 2013.
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RED BANK, N.J. , July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ZAIS Financial Corp.
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Earnings Conference Call to be held on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 8:00 am (Eastern) / 5:00 am (Pacific) / August 12 at 8:00 pm (Hong Kong) SHANGHAI , July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Noah Holdings Limited (NYSE: NOAH; the "Company" ), a leading wealth management service provider focusing on distributing wealth management products to the high net worth population in China , today announced that it will release unaudited financial results for the second quarter of 2014 before the U.S. market opens on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 .
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LAS VEGAS , July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caesars Entertainment Corporation ("Caesars") (NASDAQ: CZR) announced today the completion of its subsidiary's, Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. (the "Issuer" or "CEOC"), previously announced cash tender offers to purchase any and all of the outstanding $791,767,000 aggregate principal amount of CEOC's 5.625% Senior Notes due 2015 (the "5.625% Notes") and any and all of the outstanding $214,800,000 aggregate principal amount of CEOC's 10.00% Second-Priority Senior Secured Notes due 2015 (the "10.00% Notes" and, together with the 5.625% Notes, the "Notes"). The tender offers expired at 5:00 p.m. , New York City time, on July 25, 2014 (the "Expiration Time").  The Issuer received tenders from the holders of $44,345,000 aggregate principal amount of the 5.625% Notes and $103,016,000 aggregate principal amount of the 10.00% Notes by the
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Oxygen Biotherapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: OXBT) a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing a portfolio of products for the critical care market, today announced financial results for the fiscal year ended April 30, 2014, and provided a corporate update.
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Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (“Kindred”) (NYSE:KND) today reiterated its commitment to its proposed combination with Gentiva Health Services, Inc. (“Gentiva”) (NASDAQ:GTIV). As previously announced on July 21, 2014, Kindred is willing to enter into a negotiated agreement to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Gentiva for $17.25 per share in cash, subject to due diligence.
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IPG Photonics Corporation (NASDAQ: IPGP) today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014.
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Full Circle Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:FULL) (“Full Circle Capital”) announced today that it has appointed Terence “Tad” Flynn to its Board of Directors, thereby expanding the Board of Directors to six members.
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SAN DIEGO, July 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Receptos, Inc. (Nasdaq:RCPT) , a biopharmaceutical company developing therapeutic candidates for the treatment of immune and metabolic diseases, today announced the appointment of Mary Szela and Richard Heyman to the board of directors of Receptos.
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Second Quarter 2014 Highlights: Funds from Operations (“FFO”) per share was $0.39 (+5% year-over-year), FFO as Adjusted per share was $0.39 (+11%), and AFFO per share was $0.34 (+10%). Year-over-year same-store (“SS”) revenue and net operating income (“NOI”) growth for the quarter were 4.4 percent and 5.5 percent, respectively.
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BURLINGTON, Massachusetts , July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd.
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ServiceNow (NYSE:NOW), the enterprise IT company, today announced that Secure-24 , a provider of IT operations, application outsourcing and cloud computing, is using ServiceNow software-as-a-service to create a single system of record for managing and automating IT and business service delivery.
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IRVINGTON, N.Y., July 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MELA Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:MELA) , developer of the MelaFind ® system, an optical diagnostic device approved for use in the U.S. and the European Union to assist dermatologists in melanoma diagnosis, today announced that it has received a letter from The NASDAQ Stock Market advising that the Company has regained compliance with NASDAQ's minimum bid price listing requirement.
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One of New Jersey's Largest Health Systems Furthers Commitment to Patient Safety and Technology Adoption with Move to Omnicell MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.
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“PACCAR (Nasdaq:PCAR) reported increased revenues and net income for the second quarter of 2014,” said Ron Armstrong, chief executive officer.
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Exelon Corporation, the nation’s leading competitive energy provider, will provide equity financing for 21 megawatts (MW) of Bloom Energy fuel cell projects at 75 commercial facilities in California, Connecticut, New Jersey and New York.
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DineEquity, Inc. (NYSE: DIN), the parent company of Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar ® and IHOP ® restaurants, today announced financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2014.
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DineEquity, Inc. (NYSE: DIN), the parent company of Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar ® and IHOP ® restaurants, today announced its intention to refinance its 3.75% senior secured credit facility and its 9.5% senior notes.
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- Net sales of $234.6 million, up 5% versus Q2 of 2013 - Operating income of $23.9 million for the quarter, up 31% versus last year - GAAP earnings of $0.27 per share for the quarter, compared to $1.87 per share last year - Adjusted EPS of $0.27 for the quarter, up 59% compared to $0.17 last year - Orders and backlog increased 21% versus last year - EPS outlook updated to a range of $0.83 to $0.87 for the year OAK BROOK, Ill.
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Affiliated Managers Group, Inc. (NYSE: AMG) today reported its financial and operating results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2014.
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Announces Filing of Preliminary Proxy Materials for Election of Highly Qualified Slate of Directors at Darden's 2014 Annual Meeting Believes Change in Majority of Board Absolutely Required in Light of Recent, Egregious Violations of Shareholder Trust and Recent Destruction of a Billion Dollars in Shareholder Value Company's Reduced Slate is Hollow Tactic Designed to Maintain Problematic, Troubling Majority Status Quo on the Board NEW YORK , July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Starboard Value LP (together with its affiliates, "Starboard"), one of the largest shareholders of Darden Restaurants, Inc. ("Darden" or the "Company") (NYSE: DRI) , with beneficial ownership of approximately 8.1% of the outstanding common stock of the Company, today announced it has issued a statement in response to Darden's announcements that Clarence Otis will be stepping down as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Darden and that the Company is running a reduced slate of nine
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By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Major red flags of the possible fallout from tougher sanctions on Russia came on Tuesday, when U.K. oil producer BP PLC warned that further economic restrictions would hurt its business.
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DUBLIN, July 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Trinity Biotech plc (Nasdaq:TRIB) , a leading developer and manufacturer of diagnostic products for the point-of-care and clinical laboratory markets, today announced results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014.
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Huron Consulting Group (NASDAQ: HURN), a leading provider of business consulting services, today announced the opening of Huron Legal’s newest discovery center in San Francisco to support law department and law firm clients on the West Coast and Asia.
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Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a leader in commercial fleet management and supply chain management solutions , today announced the launch of its new “Keep It Cool” promotion in the United States and Canada.
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