Day: September 28, 2016

Fulgent Genetics, Inc. Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

TEMPLE CITY, Calif., Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Fulgent Genetics announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 4,200,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $9.00 per share, before underwriting discounts and commissions. Fulgent Genetics has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 630,000 shares from the company at the same price. The shares are expected to begin trading on The NASDAQ Global Market on September 29, 2016, under the ticker symbol “FLGT.” The offering is expected to close on October 4, 2016, subject to customary closing

Apricus Biosciences Closes $3.7 Million Registered Direct Offering

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Apricus Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:APRI), a biopharmaceutical company advancing innovative medicines in urology and rheumatology, today announced that it has closed a registered direct offering of shares of common stock with institutional investors for gross proceeds of approximately $3.7 million.  Based on feedback from the Nasdaq stock market, Apricus and the investors mutually agreed to revise the size of the offering such that fewer shares of common stock were issued than previously announced. The purchase price per share remained the same. The Company issued approximately 10.8 million registered shares of common stock at

Tabula Rasa HealthCare Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

MOORESTOWN, N.J., Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tabula Rasa HealthCare, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRHC), a leader in providing patient-specific, data-driven technology and solutions that enable healthcare organizations to optimize medication regimens to improve patient outcomes, reduce hospitalizations, lower healthcare costs and manage risk, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 4,300,000 shares of its common stock, at a price of $12.00 per share, before underwriting discounts and commissions. All of the common stock is being offered by Tabula Rasa.  The shares are expected to begin trading on The NASDAQ Global Market on September 29, 2016, under the symbol

Full Circle Capital Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2016 Results

– Entered Definitive Merger Agreement with Great Elm Capital Corporation –– Special Meeting for Stockholder Vote Approval to be Held October 31, 2016 –– Net Asset Value of $3.59 as of June 30, 2016 – GREENWICH, Conn., Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Full Circle Capital Corporation (Nasdaq:FULL) (the “Company”) today announced its financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended June 30, 2016. Financial Highlights for the Fiscal Fourth Quarter Ended June 30, 2016: Received $10.0 million in repayments. Total investment income of $3.2 million, compared with $4.4 million for the prior-year quarter. Net investment loss was $0.2 million,

Glacier Bancorp, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend

KALISPELL, Mont., Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Glacier Bancorp, Inc.’s (NASDAQ:GBCI) Board of Directors, at a meeting held on September 28, 2016, declared a dividend of $0.20 per share. The Company has declared 126 consecutive quarterly dividends and has increased the dividend 40 times. The dividend is payable on October 20, 2016, to owners of record on October 11, 2016. Glacier Bancorp, Inc. is the parent company for Glacier Bank, Kalispell and bank divisions First Security Bank of Missoula; Valley Bank of Helena; Big Sky Western Bank, Bozeman; Western Security Bank, Billings; and First Bank of Montana, Lewistown; all

CCHR Protests the Psychiatric Drugging of Children for Profit

CLEARWATER, Fla., Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Florida chapter of the Citizens Commission on Human Rights — a non-profit mental health watchdog, co-founded by the Church of Scientology, that has worked to protect patients’ rights for 46 years — demonstrated in protest of the over-drugging of children at the Florida Psychiatric Society annual meeting in response to the psychiatric drugging of 8 million children in the United States. A photo accompanying this announcement is available at On Saturday the 24th of September, two hundred members of the Citizens Commission on Human Rights (CCHR) of Florida held a

Associa Hawaii Introduces New Leaders

HONOLULU, Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Associa Hawaii is proud to announce Doug Hesley as its new president. Joining Hesley on the leadership team are James Giangarra, senior vice president of operations, and Lillian Rodolfich, vice president of accounting. Each leader has extensive experience in the Hawaiian market and will bring local expertise to Associa Hawaii. “These three experienced leaders were brought onboard in anticipation of Associa Hawaii’s projected growth over the next few years. I feel they are perfectly suited for the challenges ahead,” says Associa Senior Vice President of the West Region Garrett Else. “We’re excited about

SECU Members Sponsor Awards Ceremony Honoring State Government Employees

RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — For their outstanding dedication and commitment to the State and citizens of North Carolina, sixteen State Government employees were honored on Tuesday with the 2016 Governor’s Awards for Excellence. The Awards were presented at a recognition event hosted by the Office of State Human Resources and sponsored by the member-funded State Employees’ Credit Union (SECU) Foundation. This year, 118 deserving staff members were nominated by their peers for the accolade – the highest privilege a State employee may receive. SECU Foundation Board Chair Jim Johnson was on hand to welcome the sixteen

Global Power Provides Update on Restatement Process and Financial Position

IRVING, Texas, Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global Power Equipment Group Inc. (OTC:GLPW) (“Global Power” or the “Company”) today provided an update on the timing of when it expects to file its financial statements as well as its liquidity initiatives and financial position.  It also announced expected goodwill and trade name impairments and valuation allowance on deferred tax assets. Financial Restatement Process and 2016 Financial Statements The Company noted that it is in the process of completing ongoing restatement activities.  This involves the finalization of cost of goods sold restatement entries, the determination of goodwill and trade name impairments,

Precision Optics Corporation, Inc. Announces Operating Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year Ended June 30, 2016

GARDNER, Mass., Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Precision Optics Corporation, Inc. (OTCQB:PEYE) (the “Company”) today announced operating results on an unaudited basis for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2016. Fourth quarter highlights include: Revenues of $963 thousand in the fourth quarters of fiscal 2016 and 2015; 87% year-over-year increase in quarterly engineering service revenue; 51% year-over-year increase in quarterly gross profit, with gross margin of 33.2% compared to 21.9%; Continued progress toward conversion of engineering projects to production orders. Fiscal year highlights include: Continuation of revenues at their highest levels over the last eleven years

Actinium Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock

NEW YORK, Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Actinium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT:ATNM) (“Actinium” or “the Company”), a biopharmaceutical Company developing innovative targeted payload immunotherapeutics for the treatment of advanced cancers, announced today that it intends to offer shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. The Company expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 15 percent (15%) of the number of shares of common stock sold in the offering solely to cover over-allotments, if any. The offering is subject to market and other conditions, and there can be no assurance

NASA Completes Test Flight Using Globalstar and ADS-B Technologies’ ALAS Aviation Tracking Solution

COVINGTON, La., Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Globalstar, Inc. (NYSE:GSAT) and its partner, ADS-B Technologies, announced the completion of the NASA Langley Research Center research flight with the Cirrus SR22 Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) Surrogate designed to test the operation of the ADS-B Link Augmentation System (ALAS). Initial results indicated continuous communication between the aircraft and Globalstar’s satellite system with only brief interruptions during extreme maneuvering, which reconnected quickly. The Cirrus SR22 test flights focused on testing the ability of ALAS to continuously pass two-way data between the aircraft and NASA’s ground control station using remote control capabilities. The

Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions CEO Attends Legislative Conference Highlighting Evolving Banking Quandary

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Medical Cannabis Payment Solutions (OTC Link, REFG) president and CEO, Jeremy Roberts, recently attended the National Conference of State Legislatures’ 2016 Legislative Summit in Chicago, where legislators and staff from all 50 states plus territories and commonwealths attended.  The event was held in August. In addition to meeting with individual legislators, Mr. Roberts and other conference participants attended a session highlighting the growing problems in banking for the medical cannabis industry.  Of note, the session spoke directly to multiple pieces of legislation from multiple states, introduced with the assistance and input of

In recognizing Manufacturing Day, ISA and the Automation Federation draw attention to the growing need for skilled manufacturing workers

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As Manufacturing Day, 7 October 2016, approaches, the International Society of Automation (ISA) and its affiliate association, the Automation Federation, celebrate the importance of manufacturing to the world’s economic health and future. Supported by leading manufacturers and other industry supporters, Manufacturing Day is designed to amplify the voice of individual companies and coordinate a collective movement toward greater understanding and solutions to key manufacturing challenges. A pressing challenge facing manufacturers in the US is the growing skills gap. Experts project that over the next 10 years nearly 3.5 million manufacturing

Professional Diversity Network Discusses Impact of Reverse Stock Split on Self-Tender Offer

CHICAGO, Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Professional Diversity Network, Inc. (“PDN” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ:IPDN), a developer and operator of online networks that provide networking and access to employment opportunities for women and other diverse professionals in the United States, today provided an overview of its recent reverse stock split and its partial self-tender offer. HIGHLIGHTS: As previously announced, at the Annual Meeting of Stockholders held on September 26, 2016, the Company’s stockholders approved the proposal authorizing the Board of Directors to implement the reverse stock split at a ratio within the range from 1-for-2 to 1-for-15, and to amend

National American University Holdings, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Results

Company to host conference call on September 29, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. ET Financial and Operational Highlights During the FY 2017 first quarter, combined enrollment in continuing education/workforce development, graduate, and doctoral programs increased 48.5% from the FY 2016 first quarter. Enrollment by total headcount for the FY 2017 first quarter (summer 2017 term) decreased 16.1% from the prior-year period, to 6,832 students as of August 31, 2016. Balance sheet at August 31, 2016, included cash and cash equivalents and investments of $20.8 million; taxes receivable of $3.8 million, working capital of $19.1 million; no outstanding lending debt; and stockholders’

Window World stores nationwide join together in support of the St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer

NORTH WILKESBORO, N.C., Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Window World®, America’s largest replacement window and exterior remodeling company, celebrated Childhood Cancer Awareness Month nationwide by participating in the St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer. This event helped Window World’s charitable arm, Window World Cares®, contribute to the more than $7 million in funds raised for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®.  Since 1962, St. Jude has led the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. And families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food – because all

Ditech and Rebuilding Together Host Home Repair Events Across the United States

FORT WASHINGTON, Pa., Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ditech Financial LLC (“Ditech”) announced that it is hosting a series of events with the housing nonprofit Rebuilding Together to provide critical home repairs to low-income residents throughout the United States. “Here at Ditech, helping people fulfill their dreams of becoming homeowners is the motivation behind our work day in and day out,” said David Schneider, President at Ditech. “However, our work doesn’t end once our customers purchase their homes. We want to ensure that these houses remain safe and healthy for all of our homebuyers. We are honored to work

Heritage Commerce Corp Named to Sandler O’Neill Bank and Thrift Sm-All Stars Class of 2016

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Heritage Commerce Corp (NASDAQ:HTBK) parent company of Heritage Bank of Commerce, announced today its inclusion into the prestigious Sandler O’Neill Sm-All Stars Class of 2016, an elite group of 27 publicly traded small-cap banks and thrifts.  This is the third year in a row Heritage Commerce Corp has been identified as one of the top performing, publicly traded small-cap banks and thrifts in the nation. Sandler O’Neill evaluated more than 400 publicly traded banks and thrifts with a market cap below $2.5 billion to identify the 27 small-cap depository institutions that

Mistras Group Announces Conference Call to Discuss Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Results on October 7, 2016

PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J., Sept. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — MISTRAS Group, Inc. (NYSE:MG) will have a conference call on Friday, October 7, 2016 at 9:00am Eastern Time to discuss its results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2017, which ended August 31, 2016. A press release with the first quarter results will be issued after the close of market on Thursday, October 6, 2016. The call will broadcast over the Web and can be accessed on MISTRAS’ Website, Individuals in the U.S. wishing to participate in the conference call by phone may call 1-844-832-7227 and use confirmation identification code