Day: June 13, 2018

Westwater Resources Retains Porter, LeVay & Rose as its Investor Relations Advisor of Record

Furthering Investment Community Engagement CENTENNIAL, Colo., June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Westwater Resources, Inc. (“Westwater,” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq:WWR), an energy materials development company, announced today that it has retained long-standing agency Porter, LeVay & Rose Inc., as its investor relations advisor of record, to lead the Company’s awareness efforts with the investment community. Christopher M. Jones, President and Chief Executive Officer, said, “Porter, LeVay & Rose came highly recommended due to their unique and strategic approach to investor relations and proven track record of generating positive results for small-cap companies. Our continued work to diversify our green energy

Exela Technologies Announces Inclusion in Russell 2000® Index and Russell 3000® Index

IRVING, Texas, June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Exela Technologies, Inc. (“Exela” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:XELA), one of the largest global providers of platforms for Business Process Automation (“BPA”), today announced that as part of the annual reconstitution of the Russell stock indexes, Exela has been selected to be added to the Russell 2000® Index as well as the broad-market Russell 3000® Index. The Russell index changes will be effective after the US market opens on June 25, 2018, according to a preliminary list of additions. “We are very pleased to be added to the Russell 2000® and the Russell

Sonoma Pharmaceuticals Reports Fiscal Year and Fourth Quarter 2018 Financial Results

Strong Annual Year-Over-Year Growth in Revenue of 30%$10 Million in Cash as of March 31, 2018 Conference Call Begins at 4:30pm EDT Today PETALUMA, Calif., June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —  Sonoma Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:SNOA), a specialty pharmaceutical company that develops and markets unique and effective solutions for the treatment of dermatological conditions and advanced tissue care, today announced financial results for the fiscal year 2018 and fourth quarter ended March 31, 2018. Total revenues of $16.7 million for fiscal year 2018 increased by $3.8 million, or 30%, as compared to $12.8 million for fiscal year 2017. Product revenue of

Hexagon Positioning Intelligence Demonstrates Instant Lane-Level Accuracy for Autonomy and Advanced Driver-Assistance Systems (ADAS)

Calgary, Canada, June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hexagon’s Positioning Intelligence division has successfully deployed TerraStar X Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) correction technology, which enables instant lane-level accuracy, ideal for autonomous automotive planning programs. In partnership with Ligado Networks, we have demonstrated delivery of TerraStar X technology over both satellite and cellular networks to position vehicles with 5-centimetre (2-inch) accuracy in under a minute. Combining TerraStar X technology with multiple delivery channels is a significant step towards the future of Autonomous X, where cars, UAVs, industrial vehicles, trains, and more will operate safely, securely, reliably, and efficiently.   TerraStar

MamaMancini’s Reports Fiscal 2019 First Quarter Financial Results

Q1 Revenue Up 45%; $7.7 million vs. $5.4 millionGross Profit Increases to 37% of Sales vs. 36% Prior YearOperating Expenses Decrease to 29% of Sales vs. 33% Prior YearOperating Income $553,000 vs. $198,000Record Net Income of $324,000 vs. Net Loss of $(4,200) EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — MamaMancini’s Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB:MMMB), a manufacturer and marketer of specialty pre-prepared, frozen and refrigerated all-natural food products (as defined by the United States Department of Agriculture), today announced financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2019, ended April 30, 2018. First Quarter Highlights: First quarter of fiscal

Nathan’s Famous® Hot Dog Eating Contest Visits Fort Bliss

Major League Eating Chairman and Iconic Emcee, George Shea Hosts Competition FORT BLISS, Texas, June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nathan’s Famous® and Defense Commissary Agency hosted an exclusive hot dog eating contest this past weekend at United States Army post, Fort Bliss, located in El Paso, Texas. Similar to the annual Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest, which is held annually in Coney Island, New York, the competition was hosted by George Shea, chairman of Major League Eating (MLE) and emcee of the annual contest on ESPN. Eating eleven hot dogs and buns in 10 minutes, Sgt.

IIROC Trade Resumption / L'OCRCVM permet la reprise de la negociation – WIF.H, DEF

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Trading resumes in / Reprise des négociations pour : Company / Société : WINDFIRE CAPITAL CORP.   TSX-Venture Symbol / Symbole à la Bourse de croissance TSX : WIF.H   Resumption Time (ET) /Reprise (HE):  8:00, June 14, 2018 Company / Société : DEFIANCE SILVER CORP.   TSX-Venture Symbol / Symbole à la Bourse de croissance TSX : DEF   Resumption Time (ET) /Reprise (HE):  8:00, June 14, 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

Orion Group Holdings, Inc. Announces a Contract Award of Approximately $18 million

HOUSTON, June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Orion Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ORN) (the “Company”) a leading specialty construction company, today announced a contract award of approximately $18 million. The Company’s Marine segment was recently awarded a contract from the Port of Corpus Christi for the design, construction and dredging of a new cement unloading dock to be located on the Corpus Christi ship channel.  The project is expected to begin in the third quarter of 2018 with a duration of approximately one year. The project start date is only an estimate. “The P3 paradigm (Public Private Partnerships) is a proven model

Apache Opens Application for 2018-2019 Tree Grant Program

HOUSTON, June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Apache Corporation (NYSE:APA) (NASDAQ:APA) today announced applications for the Apache Tree Grant Program are now available, providing an opportunity for nonprofits and charitable organizations to apply for participation. Now in its thirteenth year, the award-winning Apache Tree Grant Program has awarded more than 4 million trees to nonprofits across 17 states. Last year, the program donated over 288,000 trees to 48 nonprofits across three states including the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, the I-20 Wildlife Preserve and Jenna Welch Nature Study Center. The program is open to nonprofits in states where Apache has

Aqua Metals Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock

ALAMEDA, Calif., June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aqua Metals, Inc. (Nasdaq:AQMS) today announced that it intends to offer and sell shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering.  Aqua Metals also expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase additional shares of common stock offered in the public offering.  The offering is subject to market conditions, and there can be no assurance as to whether or when the offering may be completed, or as to the actual size or terms of the offering. Aqua Metals intends to use the net proceeds from the proposed offering

SystemC Ecosystem gets boost with Accellera’s new SystemC CCI 1.0 Standard

New standard enables greater interoperability among tools and models ELK GROVE, Calif., June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Accellera Systems Initiative (Accellera), the electronics industry organization focused on the creation and adoption of electronic design automation (EDA) and intellectual property (IP) standards, announced today that the Accellera Board of Directors has approved SystemC Configuration, Control and Inspection (CCI) 1.0 as an Accellera standard.  SystemC CCI 1.0 is available free for download here. The SystemC CCI standard helps to ensure sophisticated EDA tool capabilities can be utilized with models from different providers through the use of standard configuration, control, and inspection

REPH SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Notifies Investors of Commencement of a Class Action Involving Recro Pharma, Inc. and a Lead Plaintiff Deadline of July 30, 2018

NEW YORK, June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Law Offices of Vincent Wong announce that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on behalf of investors who purchased Recro Pharma, Inc. (“Recro”) (NASDAQ:REPH) securities between July 31, 2017 and May 23, 2018. Click here to learn about the case: There is no cost or obligation to you. According to the complaint, throughout the Class Period, the Company issued materially false and misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that:  (i) the Company’s lead product, IV meloxicam, lacked

CSE: 2018-0611 – Province of Manitoba Bonds

TORONTO, June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Manitoba Finance has announced the interest rate for outstanding floating rate Builder Bonds and Hydro Bonds throughout the province.  The interest rate for all outstanding floating rate bonds, which are adjustable and redeemable annually, has been set at 1.50 percent effective June 15, 2018. The following bonds will be delisted upon maturation June 15, 2018.  All trades June 14 and 15 will be for settlement on June 15: BMB.DB.A MB Builder 15 Annual Fixed Rate June 15 2018 MHL.DB.C MB HydroBonds 12 Compound Fixed Rate June 15 2018 MHL.DB.D MB HydroBonds 12 Annual Floating Rate June 15 2018 MHL.DB.B

Scale to Discuss How Self-Driving Cars Will Handle Unexpected Real-World Scenarios at The Information’s Autonomous Vehicles Summit

Together with Toyota Research Institute and Index Ventures, Scale CEO Alexandr Wang to provide insights into how AVs can process an infinite array of edge cases on the road SAN FRANCISCO, June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Scale today announced its sponsorship and participation at The Information’s Autonomous Vehicles Summit, held June 14th in San Francisco. The company – which democratizes access to intelligent data for AI application development – works with autonomous vehicle customers such as Voyage and nuTonomy to accelerate time-to-market. Among Scale’s human-in-the-loop data labeling solutions for AV companies is Sensor Fusion, which turns customers’ raw LIDAR

The Walking Company Chapter 11 Plan of Reorganization Approved by U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Delaware

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif., June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Walking Company Holdings, Inc. announced today that a U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Delaware has approved its Chapter 11 plan of reorganization. As a result, The Walking Company expects to emerge from its restructuring process by the end of this month. “The Court’s approval of our plan is the culmination of months of hard work and extensive negotiations among our various stakeholders,” said Andrew Feshbach, The Walking Company’s CEO. “In the next few weeks, our company will emerge from this process financially stronger and positioned for long-term success.” Certain Company shareholders

Tabula Rasa HealthCare’s CareKinesis Signs Agreement with Total Life Healthcare

Total Life Healthcare’s Vision: To help seniors stay independent MOORESTOWN, N.J., June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tabula Rasa HealthCare (NASDAQ:TRHC) President and Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer, Orsula V. Knowlton, PharmD, MBA announced TRHC subsidiary CareKinesis has been selected to provide comprehensive medication management services to St. Bernards Total Life Healthcare, a PACE program located in Jonesboro, Arkansas. PACE, the acronym for Program for All-Inclusive Care of the Elderly, is a Medicare and Medicaid benefit for individuals 55 and older who are nursing home eligible. PACE includes 240 centers in 31 states serving a growing number of eligible

Value-Based Physician Payment Needs to Be Repealed, according to Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS)

TUCSON, Ariz., June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In repealing the automatic Medicare physician fee cuts called the SGR (Sustained Growth Rate), Congress replaced it with something worse, in the opinion of ophthalmologist Kristin Held. M.D., in the summer issue of the Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons. The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) set up the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS). MIPS grades individual physicians with a composite performance score between 0 and 100, and posts it on the Physician Compare public website, Dr. Held explains. The score is determined by the doctor’s weighted grade

Software Intelligence Company CAST Acquires Antelink

Company adds Software Composition Analysis to its portfolio of Software Intelligence solutions NEW YORK, June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CAST, the leader in Software Intelligence, today announced it has acquired Antelink, the Software Composition Analysis (SCA) company founded by Inria, a public science and technology institution dedicated to computer science learning. The acquisition includes all of Antelink’s intellectual property, software assets, source code and associated patents. Antelink’s technology will be integrated into CAST Highlight, the SaaS-based application portfolio analysis solution, to calculate and assign a unique SHA1 signature, a crypto hash function from the National Security Agency, to each

Shepherd’s Finance, LLC Reports First Quarter 2018 Results

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shepherd’s Finance, LLC (“Shepherd’s” or the “Company”) announced its operating results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. 2018 Financial Highlights to Date Earnings Growth – Net income increased approximately $0.1 million, or 50.2%, to $0.3 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2018 compared to net income of approximately $0.2 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2017.  Interest Income Growth – Interest and fees on loans increased approximately $0.7 million, or 55.6%, to approximately $1.8 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2018 compared to interest and fees on loans of

Firsthand Technology Value Fund Discloses Top Portfolio Holdings

SAN JOSE, Calif., June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Firsthand Technology Value Fund, Inc. (NASDAQ:SVVC) (the “Fund”), a publicly traded venture capital fund that invests in technology and cleantech companies, disclosed today that its top five holdings as of May 31, 2018, were Pivotal Systems, IntraOp Medical, QMAT, Nutanix, and Revasum. Pivotal Systems Corp. provides monitoring and process control technologies for the semiconductor manufacturing industry. Pivotal recently filed a prospectus ahead of its planned June 28, 2018, listing on the Australian Securities Exchange. As of May 31, 2018, the Fund’s investment in Pivotal consisted of 33,508,691 shares of preferred stock