Vanguard Natural Resources, LLC (NASDAQ: VNR) (“Vanguard” or “the
Company”) today announced that on August 29, 2014 it consummated the
previously announced acquisition of natural gas, oil and natural gas
liquids assets in North Louisiana and East Texas for an adjusted
purchase price of $274.7 million, subject to customary final
GE Intelligent Platforms (NYSE:GE) today announced that it has received
orders from Sainsel Sistemas Navales of Madrid, Spain for a range of
GE’s rugged embedded computing systems that will be deployed as part of
Sainsel’s aeronautics program.
Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB), a leader in high-performance, analog-intensive,
mixed-signal ICs, today introduced two economical, easy-to-use
development kits to accelerate the design of environmental and biometric
sensing applications for a wide range of Internet
of Things (IoT) products .
Conn’s, Inc. (NASDAQ:CONN), a specialty retailer of furniture,
mattresses, home appliances, consumer electronics and provider of
consumer credit, today announced its financial results for the second
quarter ended July 31, 2014.
Compuware Corporation (Nasdaq:CPWR) and Thoma Bravo jointly announced
that Compuware has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by
leading private equity investment firm Thoma Bravo, LLC, in a
transaction valued at approximately $2.5 billion.
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Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESRT) (the "Company"), a
leading real estate investment trust with office and retail properties
in Manhattan and the greater New York metropolitan area, today announced
that its Board of Directors has declared a dividend of $0.085 per share
for the third quarter 2014, payable to holders of the Company’s Class A
common stock and Class B common stock and to holders of Empire State
Realty OP, L.P.'s Series ES, Series 250 and Series 60 operating
partnership units (NYSE Arca: ESBA, FISK and OGCP, respectively) and
Series PR operating partnership units.
Total assets of the world’s largest 300 pension funds grew by over 6% in
2013 (compared to around 10% in 2012) to reach a new high of almost $15
trillion (up from $14 trillion in 2012), according to Pensions &
Investments and Towers Watson (NYSE, NASDAQ: TW) research.
BRENTWOOD, TN--(Marketwired - September 02, 2014) - Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), the largest rural lifestyle retail store chain in the United States, today announced that Chad Frazell has joined the Company as Senior Vice President, Human Resources.
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