Day: May 23, 2016

Nevada Zinc Commences Drilling at Lone Mountain

TORONTO, May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nevada Zinc Corporation (“Nevada Zinc” or the “Company”) (TSX-V:NZN) is pleased to announce that it has commenced 2016 drilling operations on its Lone Mountain Project near Eureka, Nevada. This will be the Company’s first drill program on its most recent property acquisition in the area, the historic zinc mine known as the Mountain View Mine. President and CEO, Bruce Durham commented, “We have seen zinc inventories decline 30% on the LME in the last 6 months and we have seen the zinc price increase by 25 percent in that corresponding time period. Although

Appliances Connection Memorial Day Sale 2016 – Appliance Bundle Savings

BROOKLYN, N.Y., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Memorial Day sales have started. Appliances Connection is offering some of the best deals and savings for Memorial Day – Save up to 65% or more on appliance packages and bundles. Buy now to add value to any home for planned renovations, redesigns, new constructions or as gifts to yourself or someone you care about. Add a bonus to the savings with convenient finance options being offered with no interest up to 18 months. In addition, enjoy free in-home delivery with no sales tax. Can’t wait until Black Friday? Take advantage now

America’s Car-Mart Reports Diluted Earnings per Share of $.40 on Revenues of $155 Million

BENTONVILLE, Ark., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — America’s Car-Mart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRMT) today announced its operating results for the fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2016. Highlights of fourth quarter operating results: Net earnings of $3.4 million – $.40 per diluted share vs. $.81 per diluted share for prior year quarter Revenues of $155 million compared to $138 million for the prior year quarter (a 12.5% increase) Retail unit sales increase of 5.5% to 12,345 from 11,699 for the prior year quarter with increased productivity at 28.2 retail units sold per store per month, up from 28.1 for the prior

America’s Car-Mart Reports Diluted Earnings per Share of $.40 on Revenues of $155 Million

BENTONVILLE, Ark., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — America’s Car-Mart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRMT) today announced its operating results for the fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2016. Highlights of fourth quarter operating results: Net earnings of $3.4 million – $.40 per diluted share vs. $.81 per diluted share for prior year quarter Revenues of $155 million compared to $138 million for the prior year quarter (a 12.5% increase) Retail unit sales increase of 5.5% to 12,345 from 11,699 for the prior year quarter with increased productivity at 28.2 retail units sold per store per month, up from 28.1 for the prior

America's Car-Mart Reports Diluted Earnings per Share of $.40 on Revenues of $155 Million

BENTONVILLE, Ark., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — America’s Car-Mart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRMT) today announced its operating results for the fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2016. Highlights of fourth quarter operating results: Net earnings of $3.4 million – $.40 per diluted share vs. $.81 per diluted share for prior year quarter Revenues of $155 million compared to $138 million for the prior year quarter (a 12.5% increase) Retail unit sales increase of 5.5% to 12,345 from 11,699 for the prior year quarter with increased productivity at 28.2 retail units sold per store per month, up from 28.1 for the prior

Black & Veatch Fundraiser Marks 20 Years of Support for Children’s Mercy Hospital

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Black & Veatch today hosted the 20th edition of its Charity Golf Tournament in support of Children’s Mercy. Proceeds from the tournament and company giving totaling $350,000 were donated to Children’s Mercy. This year’s event is helping to fulfill a five-year pledge of $2.1 million made in 2015 to help expand services at the Center for Pediatric Genomic Medicine to include childhood cancers. The annual golf event and company donations have now surpassed $3.1 million since its inception. The Center, dedicated to be the leading global referral center for the diagnosis,

Black & Veatch Fundraiser Marks 20 Years of Support for Children’s Mercy Hospital

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Black & Veatch today hosted the 20th edition of its Charity Golf Tournament in support of Children’s Mercy. Proceeds from the tournament and company giving totaling $350,000 were donated to Children’s Mercy. This year’s event is helping to fulfill a five-year pledge of $2.1 million made in 2015 to help expand services at the Center for Pediatric Genomic Medicine to include childhood cancers. The annual golf event and company donations have now surpassed $3.1 million since its inception. The Center, dedicated to be the leading global referral center for the diagnosis,

Black & Veatch Fundraiser Marks 20 Years of Support for Children’s Mercy Hospital

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Black & Veatch today hosted the 20th edition of its Charity Golf Tournament in support of Children’s Mercy. Proceeds from the tournament and company giving totaling $350,000 were donated to Children’s Mercy. This year’s event is helping to fulfill a five-year pledge of $2.1 million made in 2015 to help expand services at the Center for Pediatric Genomic Medicine to include childhood cancers. The annual golf event and company donations have now surpassed $3.1 million since its inception. The Center, dedicated to be the leading global referral center for the diagnosis,

LINN Energy and LinnCo Receive NASDAQ Delisting Notification

HOUSTON, May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LINN Energy, LLC (NASDAQ:LINE) (“LINN”) and LinnCo, LLC (NASDAQ:LNCO) (“LinnCo” and together with LINN the “Companies”) today announced that NASDAQ determined that LINN and LinnCo securities will be delisted from The NASDAQ Stock Market. Trading of LINN and LinnCo securities will be suspended prior to the open of the market on Tuesday, May 24, 2016, and NASDAQ will file a Form 25-NSE with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which will remove the Companies’ securities from listing and registration on The NASDAQ Stock Market. LINN and LinnCo securities are expected to begin trading on

Excel Corporation Reports Results for the Quarter ended March 31, 2016

IRVING, Texas, May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Excel Corporation (OTCQB:EXCC), a leading provider of integrated financial and transaction processing services to merchants throughout the United States today reported its consolidated results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2016. Due to its acquisition of substantially all of the U.S. assets and operations of Calpian, Inc. (OTCPK:CLPI) (“Calpian”) and subsequent divestiture of the leasing operations and related assets of its Payprotec Oregon LLC dba Securus Payments (“Securus”) subsidiary in April 2016, comparative results between the first quarter of 2016 and 2015 are not meaningful. Accordingly, the divested leasing operations of

Wright Medical Group N.V. Announces Secondary Offering of 6.2 Million Ordinary Shares by Selling Shareholder

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wright Medical Group N.V. (NASDAQ:WMGI) (the “Company”) today announced that TMG Holdings Coöperatief U.A., an affiliate of Warburg Pincus LLC (the “Selling Shareholder”), intends to offer for sale 6,221,809 of its ordinary shares pursuant to the Company’s shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”).  The Selling Shareholder will receive all of the net proceeds from this offering.  No shares are being sold by the Company. BofA Merrill Lynch is acting as underwriter for the offering. An automatic shelf registration statement (including a prospectus) relating to the offering

Better Investment Recommendations equals Greater Returns? DALBAR Annual Report of Investor Returns Says Not So

BOSTON, May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The argument has been made that regulating the practice of acting in an investor’s best interest will equate to greater returns as investors will receive better investment recommendations.  Although this presumption has never been actually tested, the deep belief is that conflicts of interest are the root cause of diminished returns. DALBAR has been analyzing investor returns for over 20 years and indeed found greatly diminished returns – with the root causes being a much more complex set of factors.  For the 30 years ended December 31, 2015, the S&P 500 index produced an

Quotient Limited Reports Continued Progress on the Development of MosaiQ™ and Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Results

Completed commissioning of initial manufacturing system for MosaiQTM consumables First field trial instruments received for internal evaluation and validation Generated positive study results for remaining four serological disease screening assays HIV, HBV, HCV and West Nile virus successfully detected using the MosaiQ™ methodology for molecular disease screening Fiscal fourth quarter product sales of $4.5M, exceeding guidance JERSEY, Channel Islands, May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Quotient Limited (NASDAQ:QTNT), a commercial-stage diagnostics company, today reported continued progress on the development and commercial scale up of MosaiQ™ and financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended March 31, 2016. “During

Northern Tier Energy LP Announces Mailing of Proxy Statement and Election Forms

TEMPE, Ariz., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Northern Tier Energy LP (NYSE:NTI) today announced that Western Refining, Inc.’s (NYSE:WNR) Registration Statement on Form S‑4 has been declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), and that NTI has filed a definitive proxy statement with the SEC for the special meeting of its common unitholders to vote on the previously announced proposed merger of NTI and a subsidiary of WNR, and related matters pursuant to the Agreement and Plan of Merger dated as of December 21, 2015, by and among NTI, WNR and various of their respective affiliates. The

InterDigital to Present at B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference

WILMINGTON, Del., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — InterDigital, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDCC), a mobile technology research and development company, today announced that the company will be presenting at the 17th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference in Hollywood, California at 1:00 p.m. PT on Wednesday, May 25. The presentation will be webcast live and accessible through the Investors section of the company’s web site, www.interdigital.com. An archived replay of the presentation will also be available following the conference. About InterDigital® InterDigital develops technologies that are at the core of mobile devices, networks, and services worldwide. We solve many of the

InterDigital to Present at B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference

WILMINGTON, Del., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — InterDigital, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDCC), a mobile technology research and development company, today announced that the company will be presenting at the 17th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference in Hollywood, California at 1:00 p.m. PT on Wednesday, May 25. The presentation will be webcast live and accessible through the Investors section of the company’s web site, www.interdigital.com. An archived replay of the presentation will also be available following the conference. About InterDigital® InterDigital develops technologies that are at the core of mobile devices, networks, and services worldwide. We solve many of the

InterDigital to Present at B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference

WILMINGTON, Del., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — InterDigital, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDCC), a mobile technology research and development company, today announced that the company will be presenting at the 17th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference in Hollywood, California at 1:00 p.m. PT on Wednesday, May 25. The presentation will be webcast live and accessible through the Investors section of the company’s web site, www.interdigital.com. An archived replay of the presentation will also be available following the conference. About InterDigital® InterDigital develops technologies that are at the core of mobile devices, networks, and services worldwide. We solve many of the

Curtiss-Wright to Participate in 2016 KeyBanc Capital Markets Industrial, Automotive and Transportation Conference

CHARLOTTE, N.C.­­, May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, David C. Adams, and Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Glenn E. Tynan, will participate in the 2016 KeyBanc Capital Markets Industrial, Automotive and Transportation Conference in Boston, MA on Thursday, June 2, 2016.  A group discussion will take place at 10:00 am ET.  A copy of the latest presentation slides will be available in the Investor Relations section of Curtiss-Wright’s website at www.curtisswright.com.  There will be no formal presentation at this event. About Curtiss-Wright CorporationCurtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE:CW) is a global innovative company that

Imperva Appoints Randall Spratt to its Board of Directors

REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Imperva, Inc. (NYSE:IMPV), committed to protecting business-critical data and applications in the cloud and on-premises, today announced that Randall Spratt has joined its Board of Directors. Spratt is a senior technology executive with deep experience in the healthcare information industry and a successful leadership track record spanning start-ups to world-class organizations, including McKesson Corporation, a multi-billion dollar healthcare giant. “I believe that Randy brings the right combination of IT knowledge, executive leadership, understanding of security issues and management maturity to the board,” said Anthony Bettencourt, President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman

Pulse Biosciences Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering

BURLINGAME, Calif., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pulse Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:PLSE), today announced the closing of its initial public offering of 5,000,000 shares of its common stock at a price of $4.00 per share resulting in gross proceeds of $20 million before customary underwriting discounts and offering-related expenses.  Pulse Biosciences granted the underwriters a 45-day over-allotment option to purchase up to an additional 750,000 shares at the initial public offering price.  All of the shares were offered by Pulse Biosciences.  The shares commenced trading on the NASDAQ Capital Market on May 18, 2016. MDB Capital Group and Feltl and