Day: December 6, 2018

OrthoPediatrics Corp. Announces Proposed Offering of Common Stock

WARSAW, Ind., Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OrthoPediatrics Corp. (“OrthoPediatrics”) (Nasdaq: KIDS), a company exclusively focused on advancing the field of pediatric orthopedics, announced today that it is commencing an underwritten follow-on public offering of its common stock. OrthoPediatrics is proposing to sell 1,500,000 shares of common stock. In addition, the underwriters will have a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 225,000 shares of common stock at the public offering price, less the underwriting discounts and commissions. The offering is subject to market and other conditions, and there can be no assurance as to whether or when

Servus Credit Union shares millions with its member-owners in 2018

EDMONTON, Alberta, Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Servus Credit Union is paying a record $54.1 million to member-owners through the credit union’s annual Profit Share® program. This includes $30.8 million in patronage (Profit Share Rewards cash), $18.1 million in common share dividends and $5.2 million in investment share dividends. Since 2009, Servus has paid more than $472 million to Albertans through the Profit Share® program. Servus’ Profit Share program is a unique offering, unmatched by banks, and one of the biggest payouts by Canadian credit unions. The more business members have with the credit union, the more they share

Quotient Limited Announces Proposed Underwritten Offering of Ordinary Shares

JERSEY, Channel Islands, Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Quotient Limited (NASDAQ:QTNT) (the Company), a commercial-stage diagnostics company, today announced the Company intends to commence an underwritten public offering of its ordinary shares. All of the ordinary shares to be sold in the offering will be offered by the Company. In addition, the Company intends to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 15% of the ordinary shares sold in the public offering. The offering is subject to market conditions, and there can be no assurance as to whether or when the offering may be completed,

Aeglea BioTherapeutics to Present at BMO Capital Markets 2018 Prescription for Success Healthcare Conference

Company to Webcast Fireside Chat on Wednesday, December 12 at 3:40 p.m. ET AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aeglea BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: AGLE), a clinical-stage biotechnology company that designs and develops innovative human enzyme therapeutics for patients with rare genetic diseases and cancer, will participate in a fireside chat at the BMO Capital Markets 2018 Prescription for Success Healthcare Conference in New York, NY on Wednesday, December 12. Presentation DetailsDate: Wednesday, December 12, 2018Time: 3:40 p.m. ETLocation: Mandarin Oriental New York Hotel, New York CityRoom: North Salon IIWebcast: To access the live and archived audio webcast

Colliers International Announces Leadership Change

Dylan Taylor tapped to lead Colliers Real Estate Services TORONTO, Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ and TSX: CIGI), a global leader in commercial real estate services and investment management, announced today that effective January 1, 2019, Dylan Taylor will become CEO of Colliers Real Estate Services focusing exclusively on the growth, operational effectiveness and client service opportunities in the Company’s rapidly growing real estate services segment. Jay Hennick, Global Chairman and CEO will continue to be responsible for overall strategy and execution across all the Company’s businesses including its recently established platform in investment

GeoMet Announces its Final Distribution to the Holders of its Common and Preferred Stock Under its Plan of Dissolution

SPRING, Texas, Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GeoMet, Inc. (OTC: GMET; OTC: GMETP) (“GeoMet” or the “Company”) today announced its final distribution to the holders of its Series A Convertible Redeemable Preferred Stock, par value $0.001 per share (the “Preferred Stock”), and the holders of its common stock, par value $0.001 per share (the “Common Stock”). On November 16, 2018, the Company filed a Motion for Final Distribution to Stockholders in the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware (the “Court”) requesting that the Court authorize the Company to make a final liquidating distribution to its stockholders in

Global Blood Therapeutics Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc. (GBT) (Nasdaq: GBT), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company determined to discover, develop and deliver innovative treatments that provide hope to underserved patient communities, today announced an agreement to sell $150.0 million in shares of its common stock in a registered underwritten public offering.  In addition, GBT has granted the underwriter a 30-day option to purchase up to $22.5 million in shares of its common stock. Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. is acting as the sole book-running manager for the offering. GBT intends to use the net proceeds from

Zumiez Inc. Announces Fiscal 2018 Third Quarter Results

Third Quarter 2018 Comparable Sales increased 4.8% Third Quarter 2018 Diluted Earnings Per Share Improved to $0.55 November 2018 Comparable Sales Increased 2.3% LYNNWOOD, Wash., Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zumiez Inc. (NASDAQ: ZUMZ) today reported results for the third quarter ended November 3, 2018. Total net sales for the third quarter ended November 3, 2018 (13 weeks) increased 1.2% to $248.8 million from $245.8 million in the quarter ended October 28, 2017 (13 weeks). Comparable sales for the thirteen weeks ended November 3, 2018 increased 4.8% compared to a comparable sales increase of 7.9% for the thirteen weeks ended October

Guggenheim Energy & Income Fund Announces Tender Offer

NEW YORK, Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Guggenheim Energy & Income Fund (the “Fund”) (XGEIX) announced today a tender offer to purchase for cash up to 2.5% of the Fund’s issued and outstanding common shares of beneficial interest (“common shares”). The tender offer will be conducted at a price equal to the Fund’s net asset value per share of common share on the date on which the tender offer expires. The Fund intends to commence the tender offer on or about Thursday, December 6, 2018, with the expiration of the tender offer currently expected to take place on Monday,

Eidos Therapeutics Appoints William Lis to Board of Directors

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Eidos Therapeutics, Inc. (Eidos) (Nasdaq:EIDX), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on addressing the large unmet need in transthyretin (TTR) amyloidosis (ATTR), today announced the appointment of William Lis, to Eidos’ Board of Directors, effective December 4, 2018.   Mr. Lis has more than 25 years of experience in the biopharmaceutical industry, including serving as chief executive officer of Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. “Bill is an accomplished biopharmaceutical executive with a proven track record in building and leading organizations, and has significant expertise in successfully developing new therapies in the field of cardiology,” said

The Cooper Companies Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results

PLEASANTON, Calif., Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE: COO) today announced financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended October 31, 2018. Fourth quarter revenue increased 16% year-over-year to $651.5 million. Fiscal 2018 revenue increased 18% to $2,532.8 million. Fourth quarter GAAP diluted earnings per share $2.02, up 24 cents or 13% from last year’s fourth quarter.  Fiscal 2018 GAAP EPS $2.81, down 63% from fiscal 2017. Fourth quarter non-GAAP diluted earnings per share $2.87, up 22 cents or 8% from last year’s fourth quarter.  Fiscal 2018 non-GAAP EPS $11.50, up 19%

Barkerville Announces Amendment to Previously Announced Bought Deal Private Placement to Include Regular Flow-Through Tranche

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES TORONTO, Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Barkerville Gold Mines Ltd. (“Barkerville” or the “Corporation”) (TSX-V:BGM) is pleased to announce that it has amended its agreement with Haywood Securities Inc., on behalf of a syndicate of underwriters (collectively, the “Underwriters”) in relation to its previously announced “bought deal” private placement of 14,706,000 common shares of the Corporation (the “Common Shares”) at a price of C$0.34 per Common Share, and 40,000,000 common shares of the Corporation that will qualify as “flow-through shares” (within the meaning of

The Klein Law Firm Reminds Investors of Class Actions on Behalf of Shareholders of SFIX, DY, GSKY and MDR

NEW YORK, Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Klein Law Firm announces that class action complaints have been filed on behalf of shareholders of the following companies. If you suffered a loss you have until the lead plaintiff deadline to request that the court appoint you as lead plaintiff.  Stitch Fix, Inc. (NASDAQ: SFIX)Class Period: June 8, 2018 to October 1, 2018Lead Plaintiff Deadline: December 10, 2018 The complaint alleges that during the class period Stitch Fix, Inc. made materially false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that: (1) Stitch Fix’s active client growth had slowed to a

Alico, Inc. Announces Financial Results for Fiscal Year 2018 Along With Update on Alico 2.0 Modernization Program

FORT MYERS, Fla., Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Alico, Inc. (“Alico” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq “ALCO”) today announces financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended September 30, 2018 and an update on the Alico 2.0 Modernization Program. For the fiscal year ended September 30, 2018, the Company recorded net income attributable to Alico common shareholders of $13.1 million and earnings of $1.57 per diluted common share, compared to a net loss attributable to Alico common shareholders of $9.5 million and a loss of $1.14 per diluted common share in the prior fiscal year. Net income attributable to Alico

Quanex Building Products Declares Quarterly Dividend

HOUSTON, TEXAS, Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE:NX) (“Quanex” or the “Company”) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.08 per share on the Company’s common stock, payable December 28, 2018, to shareholders of record on December 17, 2018.  About Quanex Quanex Building Products Corporation is an industry-leading manufacturer of components sold to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) in the building products industry.  Quanex designs and produces energy-efficient fenestration products in addition to kitchen and bath cabinet components. CONTACT: Scott Zuehlke VP, Investor Relations & Treasurer 713-877-5327

Mountain America Credit Union Donates $16,000 to St. Luke’s Health Foundation

BOISE, Idaho, Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As the official preferred credit union of the Boise State Broncos, Mountain America Credit Union committed to make a donation to a charity for every first down completed by the Broncos football team. This year, Mountain America continued its support of St. Luke’s Health Foundation, the philanthropic arm supporting St. Luke’s Children’s Hospital, as the recipient of the Mountain America First Down Donation program. As a result, Mountain America Credit Union presented $16,000 to St. Luke’s Health Foundation during the November 24 home game against Utah State University. Tim Toy and Angie

Innovator Expects to Deliver Zero Capital Gains for 2018 Across the Innovator Suite of ETFs

CHICAGO, Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Innovator Capital Management, LLC (Innovator) announced today estimated capital gain distributions for 2018 with no distributions expected across the full suite of twelve Innovator ETFs. “Utilizing the ETF structure to deliver risk-mitigation and highly tactical strategies can provide a way for investors to maximize after-tax total returns,” said Bruce Bond, Chief Executive Officer of Innovator Capital Management. “We are pleased to achieve our goal of delivering zero capital gain distributions for investors during 2018.” About Innovator Capital Management, LLC Innovator Capital Management, LLC is an SEC registered investment advisor (RIA) based in Wheaton,

Zephyr Real Estate Presents 66 Legacy and Service Awards

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zephyr Real Estate just presented its annual legacy and service awards to 66 agents and staff acknowledging their dedication and longevity. Celebrating 20 (or more) years with Zephyr are Michael Ackerman, Bonnie Spindler and Tuan Tran. For 15 years: Jim Beitzel, Oliver Burgelman, Karen Cheong, Daniel Fernandez-Acebo, Melody Kearny, Michael Plotkowski, Andrew Roth, Leah Tracy and Vicki Valandra. For 10 years: Cheryl Bower, Darryl Honda, Ted Johnson, Erik Reider, Richard Sarro, Will Sprietsma, Gary Tribulato, Greg Tribulato and Wendy Watkins. These 15 honorees join 100 other agents who have been a

Beneficial Bancorp, Inc. Stockholders Approve Merger with WSFS Financial Corporation

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Beneficial Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq: BNCL) (“Beneficial”) announced today that its stockholders approved the previously announced merger of Beneficial with and into WSFS Financial Corporation (Nasdaq: WSFS) (“WSFS”) at a special meeting of stockholders held today.  Subject to the receipt of all required regulatory approvals and the satisfaction of customary closing conditions, the parties expect to close the merger in the first quarter of 2019. About Beneficial Bancorp Inc. Beneficial is a community-based, diversified financial services company providing consumer and commercial banking services. Its principal subsidiary, Beneficial Bank, has served individuals and businesses in

PHOTO RELEASE–The Apprentice School at Newport News Shipbuilding Wins First Football National Championship in 99-Year School History

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — For the first time in the 99-year history of The Apprentice School at Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division, its football program has won a national championship. The Builders defeated the Oakland (Mich.) University Golden Grizzlies 56-14 on Saturday to claim the 2018 National Club Football Association (NCFA) title. Latitia D. McCane, director of education at The Apprentice School, was among the supporters who attended the game in Wheeling, West Virginia. “This is a remarkable achievement for our apprentices,” she said. “We are proud of the rich tradition at The