Day: August 8, 2018

Dream Alternatives Reports Second Quarter Results, Continued Investment in Toronto Development Opportunities and Steady Progress on Its Portfolio

This press release contains forward-looking information that is based upon assumptions and is subject to risks and uncertainties as indicated in the cautionary note contained within this press release. TORONTO, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DREAM HARD ASSET ALTERNATIVES TRUST (TSX: DRA.UN) (“Dream Alternatives”, “we” or the “Trust”) today reported its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2018. During the second quarter of 2018, the Trust continued to progress its development investments through various value-enhancing milestones. We believe the current portfolio of core investments in Toronto and Ottawa, along with recent acquisitions, will deliver

Tucows Reports Continuing Strong Financial Results for Second Quarter 2018

TORONTO, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tucows Inc. (NASDAQ:TCX, TSX:TC), a provider of network access, domain names and other Internet services, today reported its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018. All figures are in U.S. dollars. Summary Financial Results(In Thousands of US Dollars, Except Per Share Data)   3 Months Ended June 30 6 Months Ended June 30 2018(Unaudited) 2017(Unaudited) % Change 2018(Unaudited) 2017(Unaudited) % Change Net revenue 81,087 84,223 -4 % 176,882 153,791 15 % Net income 3,608 5,242 -31 % 7,352 7,686 -4 % Basic Net earnings per common share 0.34 0.50 -32

TransAtlantic Petroleum Announces Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results and Provides an Operations Update

HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd. (TSX: TNP) (NYSE American: TAT) (the “Company” or “TransAtlantic”) today announced the financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2018 and provided an operations update. Additional information can be found on the Company’s website at Summary In update to the Company’s previously announced strategic alternatives process, the special committee of the board of directors has received several proposals to acquire the Company or certain of its assets. Following evaluation of the proposals, the special committee is currently in discussions with a potential acquiror of the entire Company

Ascendant Resources Announces Record Metal Production and EPS of $0.06 in Second Quarter 2018

(All dollar amounts are in U.S. dollars unless otherwise specified) Q2 2018 Highlights Include: Net income of $4.58 million and earnings per share of $0.06 Adjusted EBITDA of $7.38 million; fourth consecutive quarter of positive adjusted EBITDA Record contained metal production of 22.9 million ZnEq lbs; the sixth consecutive quarter of metal production growth Direct operating costs of $76.61/t, a decrease of 3% year to date and 17% over Q2/17 ZnEq grade of 6.3%, an increase of 15% over Q2/17 and 3% over Q1/18 Updated Mineral Resource and Mineral Reserve Estimate increased mine life to seven years Revised 2018 Operational

Just Energy Reports First Quarter 2019 Results

Positive customer addition trends continue Continued execution of multi-channel expansion strategy Reaffirms fiscal 2019 Base EBITDA guidance TORONTO, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Just Energy Group, Inc. (TSX:JE; NYSE:JE), a leading consumer company specializing in electricity and natural gas commodities, energy efficiency solutions, and renewable energy options, today announced results for its first quarter fiscal 2019. Key Highlights: First quarter Gross RCE additions of 329,000 improved 34% year-over-year and improved 5% over the fourth quarter. Net RCE additions of 10,000 during the quarter improved 145,000 from a negative 135,000 net RCE additions in the prior comparable period. Just Energy’s total RCE

Helix BioPharma Corp. Closes Private Placement

RICHMOND HILL, Ontario, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Helix BioPharma Corp. (TSX, FSE: “HBP”) (“Helix” or the “Company”), an immuno-oncology company developing innovative drug candidates for the prevention and treatment of cancer, today announced it has closed a private placement financing for gross proceeds of CAD818,400. The terms of the placement are for the purchase of units at $1.20 per unit. Each unit is comprised of one common share and one common share purchase warrant. Each common share purchase warrant will entitle the holder to purchase one common share at an exercise price of $1.50 and have an expiry

Andrew Peller Limited Reports Continuing Strong Growth in First Quarter Fiscal 2019

GRIMSBY, Ontario, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Andrew Peller Limited ADW.A/ADW.B (“APL” or the “Company”) announced strong growth and operating performance for the three months ended June 30, 2018. FIRST QUARTER FISCAL 2019 HIGHLIGHTS: Sales up 7.8% on contribution from acquisitions; Gross margin strengthens to 43.2% from 40.2% last year; Adjusted EBITA up 24.1%; Adjusted net earnings of $9.7 million or $0.23 per Class A Share; 13.9% increase in common share dividends announced effective June 29, 2018; and Focus on higher-margin premium products continues to drive strong performance. “Following another year of record results in fiscal 2018, our growth

Brother Expands Lineup of Cutting Machines with New, Revolutionary ScanNCut DX

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Brother International Corporation has announced the launch of ScanNCut DX (SDX225), a revolutionary cutting machine for crafting and creating. Brother introduced the ScanNCut Electronic Cutting Machine in 2013 as the world’s first home and hobby cutting machine with a built-in scanner, followed by the ScanNCut2 shortly after. “We are excited to introduce the ScanNCut DX which has the great features of ScanNCut2 plus, new features that will make crafting fun and simple, for novice and expert crafters. The machine has virtually everything crafters and sewers need and that all they’ll need is

Sienna Senior Living Inc. Reports 2018 Second Quarter Financial Results and Announces 2% Dividend Increase

MARKHAM, Ontario, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sienna Senior Living Inc. (“Sienna” or the “Company”) (TSX: SIA) today announced its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2018. The Unaudited Condensed Interim Consolidated Financial Statements and accompanying Management’s Discussion and Analysis are available on the Company’s website at and on SEDAR at 2018 Second Quarter Highlights Strong operating performance Revenue increased by 17.9% to $162.1 million in Q2 2018, compared to Q2 2017; Retirement Same Property Net Operating Income (“NOI”) increased by 6.2% to $8.3 million in Q2 2018 compared to Q2 2017, and Overall Same

Trilogy International Partners Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results

Increased momentum in New Zealand postpaid net additions: Significant growth versus second quarter of 2017 driven by higher gross additions as well as reduced churn. Solid growth in New Zealand Adjusted EBITDA: Increased 6% versus the same quarter last year and 17% sequentially. Strong LTE adoption and data usage in Bolivia: Growth in data consumption was offset by promotional pricing in the market which led to an 8% reduction in service revenues.    Net cash provided by operating activities increased by $8.1 million: Significant growth compared to the second quarter of 2017, primarily due to the benefits of the Q2


Signalling Konica Minolta’s Continued Business Growth, The Expansion Will Bring New Jobs to New Jersey’s Local Economy Ramsey, NJ, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) today hosted government officials (federal, state and local), representatives from industry trade associations, chamber of commerce members and the media in a ground breaking ceremony to mark the beginning of the expansion of their Ramsey campus. The expansion not only marks the company’s continued growth in the imaging sector to produce high end technologies that meet customers’ evolving business needs, but also Konica Minolta’s commitment to the

Deepwater Offshore Oil and Gas Specialist Deep Down Reports Q2 Results and Hosts Investor Call August 9 at 10am ET

HOUSTON, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Deep Down, Inc. (OTCQX: DPDW), a specialist in deepwater oil and gas production and distribution equipment and services, today reported results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2018 (Q2’18). Deep Down will hold a conference call on August 9th at 10:00 am ET to review its results and discuss its outlook for the balance of 2018 (details below). Deep Down at a Glance: Share Price: $0.99 Cash & Short-term investments*: $3.4M 52-Week Range: $0.67 – $1.25 Book Value*: $21.0M Shares Out*: 13.4M Price / Book Value: 0.54x Market Cap: $13.3M TTM Revenue: $16.3M

Medicine Man Technologies Reports Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results

Company Achieves Record Quarterly Revenue of $1.4+M, Maintains Profitability with Net Income of $181,692 Denver, CO, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Medicine Man Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: MDCL) (“Medicine Man Technologies” or “Company”), one of the United States’ leading cannabis branding and consulting companies today provided financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2018. During the three months ending June 30, 2018, the Company generated revenues of $1,417,687, an increase of 535,334 or approximately 61%, compared to revenues of $882,353 in the three months ending June 30, 2017. Total revenues include Cultivation Max revenue of $723,698, consulting and licensing

California Water Service Opens Two Care Stations in Lucerne as Residents Return From Mandatory Evacuation

LUCERNE, Calif., Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (NYSE: CWT) — California Water Service (Cal Water) announced today that it has set up two care stations with food staples and bottled water for Lucerne customers returning from the mandatory evacuation necessitated by the Mendocino Complex Fire.   According to Cal Water, water quality was unaffected by the fire and evacuation, because it was able to send crews in to keep the water treatment plant fully operational.  Although challenging, this was necessary not just to maintain quality for when customers returned, but also to ensure that firefighters had adequate water supplies for fire

Parex Announces 2018 Second Quarter Results

CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Parex Resources Inc. (“Parex” or the “Company”) (TSX:PXT), a company focused on Colombian oil exploration and production, announces its unaudited financial and operating results for the three months ended June 30, 2018 (“Second Quarter” or “Q2”). All amounts herein are in United States dollars (“USD”) unless otherwise stated. A conference call to discuss the Second Quarter results will be held on Thursday August 9, 2018 beginning at 9:30 am Mountain Time. 2018 Second Quarter Financial and Operational Highlights Quarterly production was 42,625 barrels of oil equivalent per day (“boe/d”) (99% crude oil), representing

Martinrea International Inc. Reports Record Second Quarter Results, New Product Awards and Announces Dividend

TORONTO, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Martinrea International Inc. (TSX : MRE), a leader in the development and production of quality metal parts, assemblies and modules and fluid management systems and complex aluminum products focused primarily on the automotive sector, announced today the release of its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018 and a quarterly dividend. HIGHLIGHTS Fifteenth consecutive quarter with record year-over-year adjusted earnings Total sales of $922 million; production sales of $857 million Record second quarter net income of $55.7 million, or $0.64 per share Record second quarter adjusted net income of $55.5

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of an Investigation Involving Possible Securities Fraud Violations by the Board of Directors of Maxar Technologies Ltd.

NEW YORK, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Levi & Korsinsky announces it has commenced an investigation of Maxar Technologies Ltd. (“Maxar” or “the Company”) (NYSE: MAXR) concerning possible violations of federal securities laws. On August 7, 2018, Spruce Point Capital Management published a report alleging that Maxar is engaging in a “brazen intangible asset inflation scheme to overstate EBITDA and EPS…” The report further asserted that the Company “amended its post-retirement benefit plan to book one-time gains” in a manner that “was not fully disclosed across its investor communications.” Following this news, shares of Maxar fell from a close

Trilogy International Partners Inc.’s New Zealand CEO Announces Retirement

BELLEVUE, Wash., Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Trilogy International Partners Inc. (the “Company“) (TSX:TRL) today announced that Stewart Sherriff, Chief Executive Officer of its New Zealand subsidiary, 2degrees, has stated that he intends to retire. Mr. Sherriff will remain in the role until a replacement is found, at which point he will serve on the 2degrees Board of Directors. He was 2degrees’ Chairman of the Board beginning in 2010, but stepped in as Interim CEO in April 2013 following the tragic death of CEO Eric Hertz. Following a global search, he agreed to take on the role permanently later

OMERS Infrastructure Announces Investment in Puget Sound Energy

NEW YORK and TORONTO, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OMERS Infrastructure announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase an approximately 24 percent interest in Puget Holdings LLC (Puget). Puget’s core business is Puget Sound Energy (PSE), a regulated utility that is Washington state’s oldest local energy company, providing electric and natural gas service to homes and businesses primarily in the vibrant Puget Sound area. More than one million customers rely on PSE for electricity, while more than 800,000 count on PSE for natural gas. OMERS Infrastructure is the infrastructure investment manager of OMERS, the

Bonanza Creek Energy Announces Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results and Operational Update

DENVER, Aug. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bonanza Creek Energy, Inc. (NYSE: BCEI) (the “Company” or “Bonanza Creek”) today announced its second quarter 2018 financial results and operating outlook and has posted an updated investor presentation on its corporate website. Bonanza Creek delivered solid performance in the second quarter driven by strong production growth and lower capital spend. The Company is on track to grow Wattenberg production by approximately 25% year-over-year and 50% when comparing the fourth quarter of 2018 to the fourth quarter of 2017. Second quarter sales volumes averaged 18.0 MBoe per day including the negative effects of a