Day: March 21, 2018

SITO Launches Institute for Consumer Behavior and Location Sciences

JERSEY CITY, N.J., March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SITO (NASDAQ:SITO) announced today the formation of the SITO Institute for Consumer Behavior and Location Sciences, a new thought leadership and membership initiative devoted to education and advocacy for the advancement of location data intelligence as a core component of the modern marketing organization. “Precious few companies have adequately harnessed the converging trends of mobile, data and real-time predictive analytics to survive and thrive in today’s fast-moving world. That’s why we are creating the SITO Institute for Consumer Behavior and Location Sciences. Our mission is to illuminate this phenomena in order

Avis Budget Group Files Preliminary Proxy Materials

Slate for Annual Meeting to Include Two New Exemplary Independent Nominees with Technology Expertise  Company Also Includes Three SRS Nominees on Its Slate Three Current Directors Plan to Retire Slate Allows Shareholders to Vote for Refreshed Board That Includes Increased SRS Representation PARSIPPANY, N.J., March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Avis Budget Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAR) today announced that it has filed preliminary proxy materials with the Securities and Exchange Commission in connection with the Company’s 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders.  The Company said that its proposed slate of Directors includes two new independent nominees, Francis Shammo and Glenn Lurie.  The Company also

Giyani Supports Canoe Mining Venture RTO Agreement With OpenPort Limited

OAKVILLE, Ontario, March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Giyani Metals Corporation (TSXV:WDG) (GR:A2DUU8) (“Giyani” or the “Company”) is pleased to comment on the announcement made yesterday by Canoe Mining Ventures Corp. Canoe Mining Ventures Corp. (“Canoe”) yesterday announced their intention to complete a reverse take-over (RTO) with OpenPort Ltd. (“OpenPort”) of Hong Kong. OpenPort is a private blockchain technology company generating significant top line revenue with a Fortune 500 client base across Asia currently utilizing their proprietary transport management system (“TMS”) and digital logistics network. Canoe and OpenPort are currently engaged in a joint development effort to build a Mining

MEDIA ADVISORY: Provincial Budget 2018

CALGARY, Alberta, March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Minister of Finance Joseph Ceci will table Budget 2018 on March 22nd, 2018 in Edmonton. Nick Falvo, Director, Research & Data at Calgary Homeless Foundation (CHF) has been invited to participate in the budget lockup and will be available for comment. Director Falvo will provide additional insight on the impact Budget 2018 will have on homelessness and affordable housing in Calgary and how it may affect, and benefit, our city’s most vulnerable people. Nick Falvo will be available for interviews prior to lock-up beginning at 1pm and again, post lock-up, after 3:15

Assure Holdings Corp. Announces Update

PARKER, Colo., March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Assure Holdings Corp. (the “Company” or “Assure”) (TSXV:IOM) (OTCQB:ARHH), a provider of intraoperative neuromonitoring services is providing the following update with respect to the resignation of its auditors, the delayed filing of its audited financial statements and MD&A for 2017 and the filing of a management cease trade order. In addition, Assure is announcing the resignation of Mr. Matthew Willer (“Mr. Willer”), as the President of the Company. Effective immediately, Mr. Willer is no longer with the Company. Assure’s Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Preston Parsons commented: “While the last several

IIROC Trade Resumption / L'OCRCVM permet la reprise de la negociation – PEMC

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Trading resumes in / Reprise des négociations pour : Company / Société : Pacific Empire Minerals Corp. TSX-Venture Symbol / Symbole à la Bourse de croissance TSX : PEMC Resumption Time (ET) /Reprise (HE):  8 :00, March 22, 2018 IIROC can make a decision to impose a temporary suspension of trading in a security of a publicly listed company, usually in anticipation of a material news announcement by the company. Trading halts are issued based on the principle that all investors should have the same timely access to important company information. IIROC is the

Nanophase Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Financial Results

ROMEOVILLE, Ill., March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nanophase Technologies Corporation (OTCQB:NANX), a technology leader in nanomaterials and advanced nanoengineered products, today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2017.  “We achieved record revenue in 2017, which also represented growth of 16% year-over-year.  We had solid top line, gross margin, and bottom line improvement, while still being able to invest significantly in developing our Solésence finished products business,” commented Nanophase CEO and President Jess Jankowski.  “We expect meaningful Solésence revenue to come on line in Q2 of 2018, which will further enhance our prospects

Bank of Commerce Holdings Announces Retirement of Director David H. Scott and First Quarter Cash Dividend of $0.03 per Share

SACRAMENTO, California, March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bank of Commerce Holdings (NASDAQ: BOCH) (the “Company”), a $1.3 billion asset bank holding company and parent company of Redding Bank of Commerce (the “Bank”), today announced the retirement of director David H. Scott from the Board of Directors of the Company and the Bank. Mr. Scott joined the boards of the Company and the Bank in 1997. He was Chairman of the Company’s Audit and Qualified Legal Compliance Committee, he was a member of the Executive and Long-Range Planning committees of the Company, and he was a member of the ALCO and

Five Below, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2017 Financial Results

Reports fourth quarter sales growth of 30% to $504.8 million; diluted EPS increase of 34% to $1.21 Reports fiscal 2017 sales growth of 28%; diluted EPS increase of 42% to $1.84 Provides first quarter and full year fiscal 2018 guidance Announces first ever share repurchase authorization for $100MM PHILADELPHIA, PA, March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Five Below, Inc. (NASDAQ:FIVE) today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of fiscal 2017 ended February 3, 2018, both of which contained one additional week (“53rd week”) versus the comparable prior periods. For the fourth quarter ended February 3, 2018: Net sales

Gaia Announces Launch of Public Offering of Class A Common Stock

LOUISVILLE, Colo., March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gaia, Inc. (NASDAQ:GAIA) (the “Company”), a conscious community and media company, today announced the launch of an underwritten registered public offering of shares of its Class A common stock. In connection with the offering, certain directors and executive officers of the Company have indicated an interest in purchasing shares of its Class A common stock in the offering. In addition, the Company expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 15% of the shares of its Class A common stock sold in the proposed offering to

OSS Reports 2017 Results: Net Revenue up 46% to Record $27.5 Million, Provides Guidance for 2018

ESCONDIDO, Calif., March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OSS (NASDAQ:OSS), a leading provider of high performance computing systems, reported results for the year ended December 31, 2017 and provided guidance for 2018 revenue growth. Financial Highlights Net revenue increased 46% to a record $27.5 million. Gross margin improved 230 basis points to 31.5%. Net income totaled $96,620 or $0.01 per diluted share. Adjusted EBITDA increased 134% to $979,138. Operational Highlights Launched the SkyScale cloud services business to provide multi-GPU high performance computing in the cloud. Acquired Western Digital’s Ion flash storage software, including the rights to develop derivative products. OSS

Gulfport Energy Corporation Appoints Deborah G. Adams to its Board of Directors

OKLAHOMA CITY, March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:GPOR) (“Gulfport”) today announced that Deborah G. Adams has been appointed to Gulfport’s Board of Directors (the “Board”). Ms. Adams has also been appointed to serve on the Board’s Audit Committee and Compensation Committee. Ms. Adams served as Senior Vice President of Health and Safety, Projects and Procurement with Phillips 66 from May 2014 until her retirement in October 2016. From 2008 to May 2014, Ms. Adams served as President of Transportation for Phillips 66 and ConocoPhillips. Prior to this position, Ms. Adams worked as general manager and Chief

Seabridge Gold Files Form 40-F with the SEC

TORONTO, March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Seabridge Gold (TSX:SEA) (NYSE:SA) announced that its Form 40-F has been filed with the SEC on EDGAR ( The Company’s Shareholders may, upon request, receive a hard copy of the Company’s complete 2017 audited financial statements free of charge. To review these documents on the Company’s website, please see Seabridge Gold holds a 100% interest in several North American gold resource projects. The Company’s principal assets are the KSM and Iskut properties located near Stewart, British Columbia, Canada and the Courageous Lake gold project located in Canada’s Northwest Territories. For a breakdown of

SITO Mobile Reports Record Revenues and 46% Year-over-Year Growth for 2017

JERSEY CITY, N.J., March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SITO Mobile Ltd. (NASDAQ:SITO), an insights-driven Consumer Behavior and Location Sciences™ company, announced today its financial results for the fourth quarter and full-year ended December 31, 2017.  Fourth Quarter Financial and Recent Business Highlights Fourth quarter media placement revenues more than doubled to $14.7 million compared to media placement revenues of $7.3 million for the three months ended December 31, 2016 Net loss of $6.9 million in fourth quarter compared to a net loss of $1.5 million in the corresponding period of 2016. The net loss reflects, among other things, (i)

Altair Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Financial Results

TROY, Mich., March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Altair Engineering Inc. (NASDAQ:ALTR) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2017. “Altair delivered strong fourth quarter and full year results highlighted by revenue that exceeded guidance,” said James Scapa, Founder, Chairman and CEO.  “We are also seeing a positive margin impact as a growing portion of revenue comes from higher margin software.” “We enter 2018 with the strongest product portfolio we’ve ever had, including our recent acquisition of Runtime.  With ongoing investments in R&D, we continue to innovate to increase the value our

Navios Maritime Midstream Partners L.P. Announces Availability of Its Form 20-F for the Year Ended December 31, 2017

MONACO, March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Navios Maritime Midstream Partners L.P. (“Navios Midstream”) (NYSE:NAP), announced that its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2017 has been filed with the SEC and can be accessed on Navios Midstream’s website, under the “Investors” section. Alternatively, unitholders may request a hard copy of the complete audited financial statements, free of charge, by contacting Navios Midstream at: Navios Maritime Midstream Partners L.P.Attn: 20-F Request 7, Avenue de Grande BretagneOffice 11B2MC 98000 Monaco Tel: +1 (212) 906 8647Email: About Navios Maritime Midstream Partners L.P.Navios Maritime Midstream Partners

Almaden Updates Feasibility Study at Ixtaca

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Almaden Minerals Ltd. (“Almaden” or “the Company”) (NYSE American:AAU) (TSX:AMM) is pleased to update investors on the environmental and engineering work relating to the feasibility study (FS) at the Ixtaca gold-silver project located in Puebla State, Mexico.   The Company has selected a team of independent engineers including SRK Consulting (U.S.), Inc. (SRK) and Moose Mountain Technical Services (“MMTS”) to lead the FS. Various programs currently underway include: A resource model update to include new drill hole data; Metallurgical test work to: demonstrate repeatability of metallurgical performance; test opportunities to further improve

Sphere 3D Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Financial Results

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sphere 3D Corp. (NASDAQ:ANY), a containerization, virtualization, and data management solutions provider, today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2017. “With a year over year revenue increase of over $5 million, I am pleased to report we closed 2017 with momentum and have laid the foundation for growth.  Moreover, we demonstrated our continued commitment to improving operational efficiencies through a reduction of nearly $6 million in operating expense for the year which helped reduce our adjusted EBIDTA losses by over 50%,” said Eric Kelly,

Ambarella to Webcast Analyst Day March 28

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ambarella, Inc., (NASDAQ:AMBA), a leading developer of low-power, HD and Ultra HD video compression, image processing, and computer vision solutions, today announced that it will provide a live webcast for its Analyst Day event on Wednesday, March 28, 2018. The event is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. Pacific time. Presentations will be webcast from the Investor Relations section of Ambarella’s website at, and will be available for 45 days. About Ambarella Ambarella, Inc. (AMBA) is a leading developer of low-power, high-definition (HD) and Ultra HD video compression, image processing,

Ramaco Resources, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Financial Results

LEXINGTON, Ky., March 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ramaco Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ:METC) today reported a net loss of $2.6 million, or $0.07 per share, for the fourth quarter of 2017 on revenues of $24.0 million.  The Company’s adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization and equity-based compensation expense (“adjusted EBITDA”) for the fourth quarter was a loss of approximately $328,000 for the same period.  The Company reported a net loss of $15.4 million, or $0.41 per share for the full year 2017.  Revenues exceeded $61 million and the Company’s adjusted EBITDA loss for the year was $9.3 million.  “We