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  • Citizens First Corporation Announces First Quarter 2014 Results

    April 17 2014 4:23 PM ET

    BOWLING GREEN, Ky., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens First Corporation (NASDAQ: CZFC) today reported results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2014, which include the following:

  • 100,000 Educators Serving Kids in Need Join Forces as Part of Nonprofit Network

    April 17 2014 4:20 PM ET

    WASHINGTON, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When Layla Erzrumly signed up with First Book to get access to free and low-cost books and resources for her 4th grade classroom a few weeks ago, she became the 100,000th educator to join the nonprofit's network of those serving children in need.

  • Robbins Arroyo LLP Is Investigating the Officers and Directors of Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. on Behalf of Shareholders

    April 17 2014 4:20 PM ET

    SAN DIEGO, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shareholder rights law firm Robbins Arroyo LLP is investigating whether certain officers and directors of Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: HALO) breached their fiduciary duties to shareholders.  Halozyme is a biopharmaceutical company that researches, develops, and commercializes human enzymes that facilitate the delivery of injected drugs and fluids.

  • United Security Bancshares - First Quarter Profits: $908 thousand

    April 17 2014 4:16 PM ET

    FRESNO, Calif., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Security Bancshares (http://www.unitedsecuritybank.com/) (Nasdaq Global Select: UBFO) reported today unaudited consolidated net income of $908,000 or $0.06 per basic and diluted common share for the three months ended March 31, 2014, as compared to $1,075,000 or $0.07 per basic and diluted shares for the three months ended March 31, 2013.

  • Actavis to Acquire Four Products from Akorn

    April 17 2014 4:15 PM ET

    DUBLIN, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Actavis plc (NYSE: ACT), a leading global specialty pharmaceutical company, today announced that it has entered into agreements with Akorn, Inc. and Hi-Tech Pharmacal Co. Inc. to purchase four currently marketed products and one product under development for cash consideration.  The closing of the purchase agreements are contingent upon the consummation of Akorn's acquisition of Hi-Tech.  Financial terms of the agreements were not disclosed.

  • Horace Mann repeats on Forbes Top Trustworthy Companies list

    April 17 2014 4:15 PM ET

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Forbes Magazine has named Horace Mann Educators (NYSE: HMN) one of America's 50 Most Trustworthy Financial Companies in 2014 after naming them to the Forbes Top 100 Most Trustworthy Compa

  • Shutterstock To Announce First Quarter 2014 Earnings Results on May 8, 2014

    April 17 2014 4:15 PM ET

    NEW YORK, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE: SSTK), a leading global provider of commercial digital imagery, will announce its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 on Thursday, May 8, 2014 after the market close.

  • ONEOK Increases Quarterly Dividend By 40 Percent from Previous Quarter

    April 17 2014 4:10 PM ET

    TULSA, Okla., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of ONEOK, Inc. (NYSE: OKE) today increased ONEOK's quarterly cash dividend by 16 cents per share, or 40 percent, to 56 cents per share, effective for the first quarter 2014, resulting in an annualized cash dividend of $2.24 per share.  The dividend is payable May 15, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business April 30, 2014. 

  • Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Announces Millionaire Winner of the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown

    April 17 2014 4:09 PM ET

    HOLLYWOOD, Fla., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eric Afriat of Montreal, Canada walked away with $1,081,184 and the coveted WPT Championship trophy after winning first place in the televised WPT Seminole Hard Rock Poker Showdown Championship tournament series.  The tournament brought a record 1,795 entries, surpassing the $5 million guarantee and generating a $5,788,875 prize pool – the largest ever for a $3,500 buy-in tournament.  

  • Fidelity Southern Corporation Earns $6.1 Million In First Quarter Of 2014

    April 17 2014 4:08 PM ET

    ATLANTA, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fidelity Southern Corporation ("Fidelity" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: LION), holding company for Fidelity Bank (the "Bank"), today reported financial results for the first quarter of 2014.

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  • David Letterman, Jerry Seinfeld, Jon Stewart, Tracy Morgan, Martin Scorsese And Robert De Niro To Headline Spike TV's "One Night Only: An All-Star Comedy Tribute to Don Rickles"

    April 17 2014 4:07 PM ET

    NEW YORK, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The biggest superstars in comedy will come together on Spike TV to celebrate the legendary career of one of their most beloved icons - Don Rickles.

  • Actavis and Forest Laboratories Receive FTC Second Request Under Hart-Scott-Rodino

    April 17 2014 4:05 PM ET

    Actavis and Forest Laboratories Receive FTC Second Request Under Hart-Scott-Rodino

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  • Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. Announces Second Quarter and First Half Fiscal Year 2014 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast

    April 17 2014 4:05 PM ET

    LAKEWOOD, Colo., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE: NGVC) today announced that the Company will release its second quarter and first half fiscal year 2014 financial results after the market close on Thursday, May 1, 2014. Following the release via the wire services, the Company will host a conference call with financial analysts and investors from 2:30 – 3:00 p.m. Mountain Time (4:30 – 5:00 p.m. Eastern). To participate, dial US: 1-877-870-4263; Canada: 1-855-669-9657 or Int'l: 1-412-317-0790.

  • ONEOK Partners Increases Quarterly Distribution

    April 17 2014 4:05 PM ET

    TULSA, Okla., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of the general partner of ONEOK Partners, L.P. (NYSE: OKS) today increased the partnership's quarterly cash distribution by 1.5 cents to 74.5 cents per unit from 73 cents per unit, effective for the first quarter 2014, resulting in an annualized cash distribution of $2.98 per unit. The distribution is payable May 15, 2014, to unitholders of record as of April 30, 2014.

  • First Financial Bankshares Announces First Quarter Earnings Results

    April 17 2014 4:05 PM ET

    ABILENE, Texas, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First Financial Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FFIN) today reported earnings for the first quarter of 2014 of $22.34 million, up 20.23 percent compared with earnings of $18.58 million in the same quarter last year.  Basic earnings per share were $0.70 for the first quarter of 2014 compared with $0.59 in the same quarter a year ago.

  • Waste Connections Announces Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

    April 17 2014 4:05 PM ET

    THE WOODLANDS, Texas, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Waste Connections, Inc. (NYSE: WCN) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.115 per share on the Company's common stock.  The dividend will be paid on May 15, 2014, to stockholders of record on the close of business on May 1, 2014.  The Board intends to review the quarterly dividend each October, with a long-term objective of increasing the amount of the dividend.

  • Cepheid Reports 2014 First Quarter Results

    April 17 2014 4:05 PM ET

    SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD) today reported revenues for the first quarter of 2014 of $106.9 million, representing growth of 16% from $91.9 million for the first quarter of 2013.  Net loss in the first quarter of 2014 was $(9.3) million, or $(0.13) per share, which compares to net income of $0.3 million, or $0.00 per share, in the first quarter of 2013. 

  • Amgen Announces Webcast of 2014 First Quarter Financial Results

    April 17 2014 4:05 PM ET

    THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) today announced that it will report its first quarter financial results on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, after the close of the U.S. financial markets. The announcement will be followed by a conference call with the investment community at 2:15 p.m. PDT. Participating in the call from Amgen will be Robert A. Bradway, chairman and chief executive officer, and other members of Amgen's senior management team.

  • Associated Reports First Quarter Earnings of $0.27 per share

    April 17 2014 4:02 PM ET

    GREEN BAY, Wis., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Associated Banc-Corp (NASDAQ: ASBC) today reported net income to common shareholders of $44 million, or $0.27 per common share, for the quarter ended March 31, 2014.

  • Sunrise Real Estate Group, Inc. Announces Resignation of Independent Director

    April 17 2014 4:01 PM ET

    SHANGHAI, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunrise Real Estate Group, Inc. (OTC.QB: SRRE; website: www.sunrise.sh) announced that effective April 14, 2014, Mr. Zhang Xi had resigned as an independent director of Sunrise Real Estate Group, Inc. for personal reasons.

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