Day: February 14, 2018

Fujifilm Releases Stabilized X-H1 Camera and MKX Cine Lenses

Photography News: Fujifilm has released its best X Series camera yet—the X-H1, a 24.3MP model with in-body image stabilization and advanced video specs. Along with the camera was the official reveal of the MKX 18-55mm and 50-135mm cinema zooms. NEW YORK, Feb. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — B&H Photo would like to share the announcement of the Fujifilm X-H1 Mirrorless Digital Camera and the Fujinon MKX18-55mm T2.9 and MKX50-135mm T2.9 Lenses. By releasing these together, Fujifilm has made it clear that the company is going to target the video market aggressively by offering highly capable and feature-rich cameras. The obvious

Daseke, Inc. Announces Pricing of Follow-On Common Stock Offering

ADDISON, Texas, Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Daseke, Inc. (NASDAQ:DSKE) (“Daseke” or the “Company”) today announced that it has priced an underwritten public offering of 7,500,000 shares of its common stock, comprised of 7,420,000 shares of common stock by the Company and 80,000 shares of common stock by one of the Company’s stockholders, at $10.60 per share. Total net proceeds (after underwriting discounts and commissions but before estimated offering expenses) will be approximately $74.1 million to the Company and approximately $0.8 million to the selling stockholder. The Company has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to

Broadcom Announces Completion of Exchange Offer for Senior Notes

SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ:AVGO) (“Broadcom” or the “Company”) announced today that two of its subsidiaries, Broadcom Corporation and Broadcom Cayman Finance Limited, completed their offer to exchange any and all of their outstanding unregistered 2.375% Senior Notes due 2020, 3.000% Senior Notes due 2022, 3.625% Senior Notes due 2024, 3.875% Senior Notes due 2027, 2.200% Senior Notes due 2021, 2.650% Senior Notes due 2023, 3.125% Senior Notes due 2025 and 3.500% Senior Notes due 2028 that were originally issued in private placements for an equal principal amount of new issues of 2.375%

Friedman Industries, Incorporated Announces Third Quarter Results

LONGVIEW, Texas, Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Friedman Industries, Incorporated (NYSE American:FRD), headquartered in Longview, Texas, is a manufacturer and processor of steel products with operating plants in Hickman, Arkansas; Decatur, Alabama and Lone Star, Texas. The Company has two reportable segments; coil products and tubular products. The coil product segment consists of the operations in Hickman and Decatur where the Company processes hot-rolled steel coils using temper mills and cut-to-length lines. The tubular product segment consists of the operations in Lone Star where the Company manufactures electric resistance welded pipe, provides pipe finishing services and distributes pipe.   The

Premier Diversified Holdings Announces Normal Course Issuer Bid

VANCOUVER, B.C., Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Premier Diversified Holdings Inc. (“Premier” or the “Company“) (CSE:PDH) announced today that it is making a normal course issuer bid (the “Bid”) through the facilities of the Canadian Securities Exchange. The Company is executing a normal course issuer bid at this time as its board of directors and management believe that the Company’s value is not adequately reflected in its current price. Under the Bid, Premier will purchase up to 5% of the issued and outstanding common shares, being 8,181,750 common shares. The normal course issuer bid start date will be February

Pilgrim’s Pride Ends Fiscal Year 2017 with Net Sales of $10.77 Billion, Operating Income of 10% and Record GAAP EPS of $2.79

GREELEY, Colo., Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation (NASDAQ:PPC) reports fourth quarter and year-end 2017 financial results. 2017 Highlights Adjusted Operating Income margins of 11.8% in U.S., 10.6% in Mexico and 3.9% in Europe operations, respectively. Adjusted EBITDA of $1.39 billion (or a 12.9% margin and +54.3% versus last year, excluding Moy Park). Acquisition of Moy Park positions us as the global leader in chicken and chicken-based Prepared Foods, and aligns with our strategic priorities while providing a strong platform for future growth. GNP integration is progressing well; operations and profitability significantly improved with synergies captured ahead

American Land Title Association Applauds House for Passing Bill to Fix TRID

Washington, D.C., Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The American Land Title Association (ALTA), the national trade association of the land title insurance industry, thanks the U.S. House of Representatives for passing The TRID Improvement Act, H.R. 3978, a bipartisan bill that corrects the inaccurate disclosure of title insurance premiums on the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosures (TRID) and helps consumers understand the true cost of their real estate transaction. The bill, introduced by U.S. Rep. French Hill, amends the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA) to require the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) to allow the accurate disclosure of title insurance

K2 Gold Corporation Announces Passing of Director

THIS RELEASE IS NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — K2 Gold Corporation (“K2 Gold” or the “Company”) (TSX-V:KTO) The Board of Directors of K2 Gold today announces, with great sadness, the sudden death of one of its directors Gary Freeman. Gary was prolific venture capital financier and company builder, and contributed to the success of many Canadian listed issuers. He was a promoter in the very best sense of the word, and was known for his unique brand of charm and sense

iFresh, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2018 Third Quarter Financial Results

NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — iFresh, Inc. (“iFresh” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ:IFMK), a leading Asian American grocery supermarket chain and online grocer, today reported unaudited financial results for the third quarter ended December 31, 2017. Fiscal 2018 Third Quarter Highlights: Total net sales increased $0.9 million, or 3% to $35.9 million, from $34.9 million in the prior year period.  Gross profit for the third quarter ended December 31, 2017 increased by 2%, to $7.5 million, compared to $7.4 million in the prior year period. Mr. Long Deng, Chairman of the board of directors and CEO of iFresh,

Realty ONE Group Pays $2 Billion in Commissions to Their Real Estate Professionals

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Realty ONE Group, the fifth-largest real estate brokerage and one of the fastest growing franchisors in the nation, is pleased to announce that the company has paid over $2 billion in commissions to their real estate professionals since the company’s inception in 2005. “Realty ONE Group’s unique commission structure allows us to put our professionals’ hard-earned money in their pockets within 24 to 48 hours, which is almost unheard of in this business,” explained Founder and CEO, Kuba Jewgieniew. “This, along with our resolute belief in providing a YOU-First Focus, advanced business

ROAMWORKS Partners with Aeris to Enhance Global IoT Connectivity for Remote Asset Monitoring

Partnership ensures ROAMWORKS’ devices can rely on Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity worldwide, even in rural or remote locations. Multiple network connectivity ensures that devices do not encounter problems as they travel from one country to another. ROAMWORKS’ end-to-end solutions help businesses increase efficiency, cut costs, and maintain assets remotely. SAN JOSE, Calif. and DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Companies in industries, including transportation, oil and gas, and construction, will be able to remotely monitor their devices even in rural or remote locations now that end-to-end Internet of Things (IoT) solutions provider ROAMWORKS has partnered

Bradmer Pharmaceuticals Announces Closing of Private Placement of Subscription Receipts and Signing of Arrangement Agreement in Connection With Proposed Business Combination Between Bradmer, Galaxy Digital and First Coin

Private placement raises gross proceeds of approximately C$305 million to solidify Galaxy Digital’s dedicated blockchain and cryptocurrency merchant banking platform NOT FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES OR FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES.  TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —  Bradmer Pharmaceuticals Inc. (“Bradmer”) (TSX VENTURE:BMR.H), is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive arrangement agreement (the “Arrangement Agreement”) dated February 14, 2018 between, among others, Bradmer, Galaxy Digital LP (“Galaxy Digital”) and First Coin Capital Corp. (“First Coin”), in respect of the previously announced business combination among Bradmer, Galaxy Digital and First Coin, which is

Oil States Announces Fourth Quarter 2017 Results

HOUSTON, Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE:OIS) reported a net loss for the fourth quarter 2017 of $37.9 million, or $0.76 per diluted share, which included a pre-tax charge of $1.4 million ($0.9 million after-tax, or $0.02 per diluted share) of transaction-related costs and a one-time, non-cash income tax charge of $28.2 million (or $0.56 per diluted share),  resulting from the recently enacted Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and the corresponding tax reform legislation in the United States. These results compare to a reported net loss for the fourth quarter of 2016 of $10.6 million, or $0.21 per diluted share,

Birchcliff Energy Ltd. Announces Unaudited 2017 Year-End and Fourth Quarter Results, 2017 Reserves Highlights and 2018 Capital Program

CALGARY, Alberta, Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Birchcliff Energy Ltd. (“Birchcliff”) (TSX:BIR) is pleased to announce its unaudited 2017 year-end and fourth quarter financial and operational results, highlights from its independent reserves evaluations effective December 31, 2017 and its 2018 capital expenditure program. Birchcliff is also pleased to provide an operational overview and update. Message to Shareholders Birchcliff achieved record quarterly average production of 80,103 boe/d and funds flow from operations of $97.0 million in the fourth quarter of 2017 and record annual average production of 67,963 boe/d and funds flow from operations of $317.7 million in 2017. We

Orchid Island Capital Announces February 2018 Monthly Dividend and January 31, 2018 RMBS Portfolio Characteristics

February 2018 Monthly Dividend of $0.11 Per Share RMBS Portfolio Characteristics as of January 31, 2018 VERO BEACH, Fla., Feb. 14, 2018 (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 February 2018. The dividend of $0.11 per share will be paid March 9, 2018, to holders of record on February 28, 2018, with an ex-dividend date of February 27, 2018.  The Company intends to make regular monthly cash distributions to its stockholders. In order to qualify as a real estate investment trust

Rush Enterprises, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2017 Results

Annual revenues of $4.7 billion; net income of $172.1 million, a record high Earnings per diluted share reached $4.20 Results from strategic initiatives and strength in most market segments contributed to outstanding financial performance Record annual absorption ratio 121% SAN ANTONIO, Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Rush Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:RUSHA) (NASDAQ:RUSHB), which operates the largest network of commercial vehicle dealerships in North America, today announced that for the year ended December 31, 2017, the Company achieved revenues of $4.7 billion and net income of $172.1 million, or $4.20 per diluted share, compared with revenues of $4.2 billion and net

Superior Plus Corp. Announces Strong 2017 Annual and Fourth Quarter Results

TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Superior Plus Corp. (“Superior”) (TSX:SPB) announced today the financial and operating results for the fourth quarter of 2017. All financial figures are expressed in Canadian dollars. Strong momentum from acquisitions, colder weather and improved chlor-alkali markets results in 2017 Adjusted Operating Cash Flow per share at the top of the 2017 Financial Outlook “Superior delivered record fourth quarter Adjusted EBITDA of $109.1 million in 2017 driven by the contribution from the Canwest Propane acquisition, colder weather and continued strength in the chlor-alkali market. We made significant progress in 2017 towards achieving our Evolution

Peyto Announces 2017 Reserves With Producing Reserves Added at Lowest Cost Since 2003

CALGARY, Alberta, Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. (“Peyto” or the “Company”) (TSX:PEY) is pleased to present the results and analysis of its independent reserve report effective December 31, 2017. The evaluation encompassed 100% of Peyto’s reserves and was conducted by InSite Petroleum Consultants (“InSite”). The year 2017 marks the Company’s 19th year of profitable reserves development. Reserves per share grew in all categories and producing reserves were added at the lowest cost since 2003. HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE Over the past 19 years, Peyto has explored for and discovered 5.8 TCFe of Alberta Deep Basin natural

Antares Pharma Announces FDA Approval of Partner’s Product Utilizing Our QuickShot Auto Injector

EWING, N.J., Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Antares Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATRS) today announced the successful regulatory outcome of the Makena® subcutaneous auto injector collaboration with AMAG Pharmaceuticals (AMAG) (NASDAQ:AMAG). AMAG announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for their supplemental New Drug Application for Makena® (hydroxyprogesterone caproate injection) subcutaneous auto injector drug-device combination product, which was designed as a ready-to-administer treatment to reduce the risk of preterm birth in women who are pregnant with one baby and who spontaneously delivered one preterm baby in the past. This drug-device combination product utilizes the Antares Pharma QuickShot® device which was

Sonoro Announces Sudden Passing of Director

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sonoro Metals Corp., (“Sonoro” or the “Company”) (TSXV:SMO) (OTCQB:SMOFF), today announces, with great sadness, the sudden death from illness, of its long-time director Gary Freeman. Gary was a prolific venture capital financier and company builder, and contributed to the success of many Canadian listed issuers.  He was a promoter in the very best sense of the word and was known for his unique brand of charm and sense of humour. Notably, he was a co-founder of Sonoro; founder and President and Chief Executive Officer of Ethos Gold Corp; and formerly the