Day: September 12, 2016

Associa Hawaii Golf Tournament Raises More Than $75K for Shriners Hospitals for Children and Associa Cares

KAPOLEI, Hawaii, Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Associa Hawaii recently raised more than $75,000 for Shriners Hospitals for Children – Honolulu and Associa Cares. The money was raised at its 18th Annual Charity Golf Tournament in July at Kapolei Golf Club. “We were overwhelmed with the participation from our vendors, clients and employees who made it possible to raise well beyond our $65,000 goal,” said Associa Hawaii President Jon McKenna. “The event served for a great industry networking afternoon and to be able to give to such worthy charities made it special for everyone involved.” More than 200 people

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Encourages Investors Who Have Losses In Excess Of $100,000 From Investment In Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. To Contact Brower Piven Before The Lead Plaintiff Deadline In Class Action Lawsuit – NOG

STEVENSON, Md., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The securities litigation law firm of Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of purchasers of Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (NYSE MKT:NOG) (“Northern Oil” or the “Company”) securities during the period between March 1, 2013 and August 15, 2016, inclusive (the “Class Period”).  Investors who wish to become proactively involved in the litigation have until October 17, 2016 to seek appointment as lead plaintiff. If you wish to choose

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Encourages Investors Who Have Losses In Excess Of $100,000 From Investment In Warren Resources, Inc. To Contact Brower Piven Before The Lead Plaintiff Deadline In Class Action Lawsuit – WRESQ

STEVENSON, Md., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The securities litigation law firm of Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the District of Colorado on behalf of purchasers of Warren Resources, Inc. (Other OTC:WRESQ) (“Warren” or the “Company”) common stock during the period between November 4, 2014 through June 2, 2016, inclusive (the “Class Period”).  Investors who wish to become proactively involved in the litigation have until October 11, 2016 to seek appointment as lead plaintiff. If you wish to choose counsel to represent you

TripAdvisor Applauds the United States Congress for Supporting the Consumer Review Fairness Act

NEEDHAM, Mass., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TripAdvisor®, a chief industry proponent for consumers’ rights, applauds the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives for seeking to protect travelers through their passage of the Consumer Review Fairness Act. If signed into law by the President after being reconciled with the version of the bill that was passed in the Senate, the legislation would protect consumers’ right to write online reviews about their travels on sites like TripAdvisor without facing the threat of retribution from businesses.   “TripAdvisor commends the work of Senator Thune and Congressmen Issa, Kennedy and Lance, and

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Encourages Investors Who Have Losses In Excess Of $100,000 From Investment In Power Solutions International, Inc. To Contact Brower Piven Before The Lead Plaintiff Deadline In Class Action Lawsuit – PSIX

STEVENSON, Md., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The securities litigation law firm of Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois on behalf of purchasers of Power Solutions International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PSIX) (“Power Solutions” or the “Company”) securities during the period between May 8, 2015 and August 15, 2016, inclusive (the “Class Period”).  Investors who wish to become proactively involved in the litigation have until October 21, 2016 to seek appointment as lead plaintiff. If you wish to choose counsel to represent

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Jason Industries Adopts Stockholder Rights Agreement

MILWAUKEE, Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Jason Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:JASN) (NASDAQ:JASNW) (“Jason” or the “Company”) today announced that its Board of Directors authorized the adoption of a stockholder rights agreement with an eighteen month term (the “Rights Agreement”). The main purpose of the Rights Agreement is to protect the Company’s credit agreement from default which could occur if a person or group acquired a significant ownership of the Company’s outstanding common stock triggering a change in control. A change in control under the credit agreement occurs when a person or group acquires a 35 percent direct or indirect equity

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Miramar Labs’ CEO Interviewed on Bloomberg Radio

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Miramar Labs, Inc., (OTCQB:MRLB), a global aesthetic company, announced today that the company’s CEO, Mike Kleine, was interviewed on Bloomberg Radio’s “Taking Stock” on September, 12th, 2016 at 3:15pm EDT. In the interview, Mr. Kleine discussed the commercial momentum of the miraDry procedure and the significant market opportunity for the Company. The interview can be viewed at http://www.bloomberg.com/news/audio/2016-09-12/miramar-labs-wipes-away-sweat-glands-and-odor-audio “This interview with Bloomberg further demonstrates there is a growing interest in our company and the miraDry procedure. This is only one of the several steps we are taking to raise awareness and

Ocean Power Technologies Announces Results for the Fiscal First Quarter Ended July 31, 2016

PENNINGTON, N.J., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPTT) (“OPT” or “the Company”) today announced financial results for its Fiscal 2017 first quarter ended July 31, 2016 (“fiscal 2017”). George H. Kirby, President and Chief Executive Officer of OPT, stated, “The first quarter of fiscal 2017 has been a very eventful quarter for us on the technical, commercial and financial fronts.  In June, we redeployed the PB3-A1 PowerBuoy off the coast of New Jersey, which included payloads from the National Data Buoy Center and the Wildlife Conservation Society.  In July, we deployed our second PB3 PowerBuoy

Gladstone Land Corporation Announces Initial Cash Distribution for 6.375% Series A Cumulative Term Preferred Stock

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gladstone Land Corporation (NASDAQ:LAND) (the “Company”) announced today that its board of directors declared the following initial cash distribution for its newly issued 6.375% Series A Cumulative Term Preferred Stock (the “Series A Preferred Stock”): Cash Distribution: Series A Preferred Stock:  $0.190364583 per share of Series A Preferred Stock representing the cumulative dividend from (but excluding) the date of original issuance through the month ending September 30, 2016. Summary of Series A Preferred Stock Cash Distribution:               Ex-Dividend Date   Record Date   Payment Date   Amount

Blue Buffalo Announces Secondary Common Stock Offering

WILTON, Conn., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Blue Buffalo Pet Products, Inc. (Nasdaq:BUFF) (“Blue Buffalo”) today announced that certain of its stockholders intend to offer for sale in an underwritten secondary offering an aggregate of 14,300,000 shares of common stock of Blue Buffalo pursuant to Blue Buffalo’s registration statement on Form S-3, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Commission”). Blue Buffalo is not offering any shares of common stock in the proposed offering and will not receive any proceeds from the sale of shares in the proposed offering. The offering is expected to close on September 16,

FXCM Reports Monthly Metrics

NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FXCM (NYSE:FXCM) today announced certain key customer trading metrics for August 2016 for its retail and institutional foreign exchange business. August 2016 Customer Trading Metrics from Continuing Operations (1) Retail Customer Trading Metrics Retail customer trading volume (2) of $270 billion in August 2016, 4% lower than July 2016 and 18% lower than August 2015. Average retail customer trading volume (2) per day of $11.7 billion in August 2016, 13% lower than July 2016 and 25% lower than August 2015. An average of 494,626 retail client trades per day in August 2016, 14% lower than July 2016 and 17% lower than August 2015. Active accounts (3) of 175,757 as of August 31, 2016, a decrease of

Orchid Island Capital Announces September 2016 Monthly Dividend and August 31, 2016 RMBS Portfolio Characteristics

September 2016 Monthly Dividend of $0.14 Per Share RMBS Portfolio Characteristics as of August 31, 2016 VERO BEACH, Fla., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Orchid Island Capital, Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE:ORC) announced today that the Board of Directors declared a monthly cash dividend for the month of September 2016. The dividend of $0.14 per share will be paid September 30, 2016, to holders of record on September 28, 2016, with an ex-dividend date of September 26, 2016.  The Company intends to make regular monthly cash distributions to its stockholders. In order to qualify as a real estate investment trust

Farmer Bros. Co. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2016 Financial Results

FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Farmer Bros. Co. (NASDAQ:FARM) (the “Company”) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2016. Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2016 Highlights: Net sales increased $1.6 million to $134.2 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016, as compared to the prior year period; Gross profit increased 6.6% to $52.4 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016, as compared to the prior year period; Net income was $84.2 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016, primarily due to non-cash income tax benefit of $80.3 million from

AGTC Announces Financial Results and Business Update for the Quarter and Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 2016

GAINESVILLE, Fla., and CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Applied Genetic Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:AGTC), a biotechnology company conducting human clinical trials of adeno-associated virus (AAV)-based gene therapies for the treatment of rare diseases, today announced financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2016. “Over the past year we’ve continued to make progress across our clinical programs and have remained focused on advancing novel gene-based therapies to improve the lives of patients affected by rare inherited diseases,” said Sue Washer, President and CEO of AGTC. “We are continuing to advance our lead product candidates for X-linked retinoschisis and

SigmaTron International, Inc. Reports First Quarter Financial Results for Fiscal 2017

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SigmaTron International, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGMA), an electronic manufacturing services company, today reported revenues and earnings for the fiscal quarter ended July 31, 2016. Revenues decreased to $58.9 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2017 from $64.2 million for the same quarter in the prior year.  Net income of $146,597 was recorded for the quarter ended July 31, 2016 compared to net income of $658,806 for the same period in the prior year.  Basic and diluted earnings per share for the quarter ended July 31, 2016, were $0.04 and $0.03, respectively,

MCBC Holdings, Inc. Commences Proposed Follow-on Offering of Common Stock

VONORE, Tenn., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — MCBC Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:MCFT) (the “Company”) today announced that it has commenced a follow-on offering (the “Offering”) of the Company’s common stock held by an affiliate of Wayzata Investment Partners. In the offering, which is subject to market and other conditions, the selling stockholder intends to sell 4,000,000 shares of the Company’s common stock. In addition, the selling stockholder intends to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 600,000 additional shares of the Company’s common stock.  The Company will not receive any proceeds from the sale of shares by

pSivida Corp. Provides Company Update and Reports Fourth Quarter and FY 2016 Results

WATERTOWN, Mass., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — pSivida Corp. (NASDAQ:PSDV) (ASX:PVA), a leader in the development of sustained release drug delivery products for treating eye diseases, today provided a Company update and announced financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2016. “Fiscal 2016 was a year of substantial progress for pSivida.  We significantly advanced Medidur™ for posterior segment uveitis toward planned EU and U.S. marketing applications, progressing toward a treatment with the potential to inhibit the disease for three years from a single injection without significant side effects and without systemic therapy,” said Dr. Paul Ashton, president and chief executive

Adamas Announces Two Data Presentations on ADS-5102 for the Treatment of Levodopa-induced Dyskinesia (LID) at the 4th World Parkinson Congress

EMERYVILLE, Calif., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:ADMS) today announced details regarding two poster presentations highlighting data from EASE LID and EASE LID 3, two completed trials from the company’s Phase 3 clinical program of ADS-5102 for the treatment of levodopa-induced dyskinesia (LID) associated with Parkinson’s disease, to be presented at the 4th World Parkinson Congress (WPC) being held in Portland, Oregon, September 20 to 23, 2016. Poster Presentation Details    Title:  Results of a Phase 3 Efficacy and Safety Study of ADS-5102 (amantadine hydrochloride)         Extended-release Capsules in Parkinson’s Disease Patients with

Nasdaq Announces End-of-Month Open Short Interest Positions in Nasdaq Stocks as of Settlement Date August 31, 2016

NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — At the end of the settlement date of August 31, 2016, short interest in  2,329  Nasdaq Global MarketSM securities totaled  7,371,196,258  shares compared with 7,501,329,605  shares in  2,334  Global Market issues reported for the prior settlement date of August 15, 2016. The end-of-July short interest represents 5.23 days average daily Nasdaq Global Market share volume for the reporting period, compared with  4.37  days for the prior reporting period. Short interest in  778  securities on The Nasdaq Capital MarketSM totaled  624,916,137  shares at the end of the settlement date of August 31, 2016

PDC Energy Announces Pricing of 6.125% Senior Notes Offering  

DENVER, Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PDC Energy, Inc. (“PDC” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq:PDCE) today announced that it has priced an offering of $400 million aggregate principal amount of 6.125% senior unsecured notes due 2024 (the “notes”).  The offering is expected to close on or about September 15, 2016, subject to customary closing conditions.  PDC intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to fund a portion of the cash consideration payable in the previously announced acquisition (the “Acquisition”) of two privately held companies managed by Kimmeridge Energy Management Company, to pay related fees and expenses and for general