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2014/11/13
By Andria Cheng, MarketWatch NEW YORK (MarketWatch)--Wal-Mart Stores Inc. shares hit an all-time high Thursday after comparable sales at its biggest unit, Walmart U.S., turned positive for the first time in seven quarters.
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Zoe’s Kitchen, Inc. (“Zoës Kitchen” or the “Company”) today announced the pricing of its secondary public offering by certain of the Company’s stockholders (the “Selling Stockholders”) of 3,800,000 shares of the Company’s common stock at a price of $32.00 per share.
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Ford Motor Company announced the 7-millionth Explorer sold in the United States today, sealing the vehicle’s position as America’s favorite SUV.
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A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating (FSR) of A (Excellent) and the issuer credit ratings (ICR) of “a” of American Southern Insurance Company (Topeka, KS) and its wholly owned and 100% reinsured subsidiary, American Safety Insurance Company (collectively referred to as American Southern Group ). Concurrently, A.M. Best has affirmed the ICR of “bbb-” of the parent company, Atlantic American Corporation (Atlantic American) (NASDAQ:AAME). A.M. Best has also affirmed the FSR of A- (Excellent) and the ICR of “a-” of Bankers Fidelity Life Insurance Company (Bankers Fidelity). Additionally, A.M. Best has assigned an FSR of A- (Excellent) and ICR of “a-” to Bankers Fidelity Assurance Company (formerly known as Direct Life Insurance Company), a wholly owned subsidiary of Bankers Fidelity.
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2014/11/12
A.M. Best has assigned indicative ratings of “bbb” to senior unsecured debt, “bbb-” to subordinated debt and “bb+” to preferred stock of the recently filed universal shelf registration by Unum Group (Unum) (headquartered in Chattanooga, TN) [NYSE:UNM]. The new registration replaces Unum’s previous shelf, which recently expired.
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