Day: September 20, 2018

Micron Technology, Inc., Reports Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year of Fiscal 2018

Record FY18 revenue over $30 billion driven by strong execution and diverse demand growth BOISE, Idaho, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Micron Technology, Inc., (NASDAQ: MU) today announced results of operations for its fourth quarter and full year of fiscal 2018, which ended August 30, 2018. Fiscal Q4 2018 highlights Revenues of $8.44 billion, up 38 percent compared with the same period last year GAAP net income of $4.33 billion, or $3.56 per diluted share Non-GAAP net income of $4.31 billion, or $3.53 per diluted share Operating cash flow of $5.16 billion, compared with $3.20 billion for the same

Reeves County Hospital District Selects Cerner for Improved Rural Patient Care

PECOS, Texas, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reeves County Hospital District has selected Cerner, a global leader in health care technology, to implement a new integrated electronic health record (EHR) and revenue cycle solutions across its 25-bed critical access hospital through the Cerner CommunityWorks℠ deployment model. The Pecos-based hospital will have advanced health care technology to support doctors, nurses and staff as they improve the quality of and access to health care in Reeves County and adjacent West Texas communities. “We need to keep pace with rapidly advancing medical technology and this will help us connect a person’s health

Marinus Pharmaceuticals Announces Inducement Grants Under NASDAQ Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)

RADNOR, Pa., Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Marinus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:MRNS) (the “Company”, “Marinus”), a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of innovative therapeutics to treat epilepsy and neuropsychiatric disorders, today announced that the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors of Marinus granted non-qualified stock options to purchase an aggregate of 42,000 shares of its common stock to a new director and a new employee, with a grant date of September 19, 2018. The options have an exercise price of $7.94 per share, which is equal to the closing price of Marinus’s common stock on September 19, 2018,

Steelcase Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results

Earnings per share improved 32 percent compared to prior year Revenue and orders grew by double-digit percentages Acquisitions of Orangebox and Smith System provide additional growth potential Third quarter outlook projects double-digit organic revenue growth GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Steelcase Inc. (NYSE: SCS) today reported second quarter revenue of $875.8 million and net income of $49.1 million, or diluted earnings of $0.41 per share.  In the prior year, Steelcase reported $775.6 million of revenue and net income of $36.9 million, or diluted earnings of $0.31 per share. Revenue increased 13 percent, or 8 percent on

Opiant Pharmaceuticals Announces Contract with Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority for Up to $4.6 Million to Accelerate Development of OPNT003, Nasal Nalmefene, for Treatment of Opioid Overdose

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Opiant Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPNT), a specialty pharmaceutical company developing pharmacological treatments for addictions and drug overdose, today announced that it has entered into a multi-year contract with potential funding up to a maximum of approximately $4.6 million, with the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), part of the U.S. Health and Human Services Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, to accelerate Opiant’s development of OPTN003, its lead product candidate. OPTN003, nasal nalmefene, is a potent, long-acting opioid antagonist currently in development for the treatment of opioid overdose.

LPL Financial Reports Monthly Activity for August 2018

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Leading retail investment advisory firm and independent broker/dealer LPL Financial LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of LPL Financial Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LPLA), today released its monthly activity report for August 2018. Total brokerage and advisory assets served at the end of August were approximately $679 billion, a 1.5 percent increase compared to the end of July 2018.    Total net new assets (NNA) for August were an inflow of $1.3 billion.  This included $1.4 billion of outflows from a small number of hybrid firms, consistent with the Company’s expectations as discussed during

Lam Research Names 2018 Supplier Excellence Award Recipients

Six Companies Awarded for Overall Supplier Excellence FREMONT, Calif., Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Lam Research Corporation (Nasdaq: LRCX), a global supplier of innovative wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry, today announced the recipients of its 2018 Supplier Excellence Awards. Selected from Lam’s extensive list of preferred global suppliers, the companies were recognized for their outstanding performance, strategic services, and critical collaboration. During Lam’s 2018 Supplier Day held on September 19th, the following six companies were presented with an award for Overall Supplier Excellence: Fujikin Incorporated HORIBA, LTD. Texon Co., LTD. TOTO, LTD. Watlow Electric Manufacturing

Cordy enters into Memorandum of Understanding with Remedx Remediation Services for Hydrovac Generated Waste

CALGARY, Alberta, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CORDY OILFIELD SERVICES INC. (“Cordy” or the “Company”) (CKK: TSX-V) announces that it has entered into a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding with Remedx Remediation Services Inc. (“Remedx”, collectively with Cordy, the “Parties”).  The MOU establishes the framework for the Parties to form joint ventures to pursue various business opportunities, throughout Alberta, in connection with the management of hydrovac generated waste. The initial joint venture will be a non-hazardous slurry facility (the “Site”) located adjacent to Remedx’s Waste Management Facility located in Breton, Alberta (the “Facility”). It is understood that Cordy will be

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

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Trading resumes in / Reprise des négociations pour : Company / Société : Kontrol Energy Corp.   CSE Symbol /Symbole CSE : KNR   Resumption Time (ET) /Reprise (HE):  9:30, September 21, 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 national self-regulatory organization which oversees all investment

Fate Therapeutics Announces Proposed Public Offering of Common Stock

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Fate Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: FATE), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development of programmed cellular immunotherapies for cancer and immune disorders, today announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of its common stock. Fate Therapeutics intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to fund clinical trials and nonclinical studies, the manufacture of clinical product candidates and the conduct of preclinical research and development, and for general corporate purposes. All shares of common stock to be sold in the offering will be offered by Fate Therapeutics. The offering is

Energy Exemplar North America Adds Consumers Energy to Client Roster

Consumers Energy opts to use Aurora for forecasting and analysis SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Consumers Energy, which provides power to millions of customers, has chosen to adopt Aurora to do forecasting and analysis. Consumers Energy is Michigan’s largest provider of natural gas and/or electricity, serving 6.7 million customers of all sizes and types. Aurora is a leading solution for modeling, forecasting and analysis for the energy industry. “We are very pleased to have Consumers Energy as a customer,” said Ben Thompson, senior vice president of Energy Exemplar. “Aurora is very well suited for Consumers Energy,

PDMA Announces Outstanding Corporate Innovator Award Winner

St. Paul, Minn., Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Following a rigorous review process with nominations from around the globe, the Product Development and Management Association (PDMA) announced the recipient of the 2018 Outstanding Corporate Innovator (OCI) Award. Offshore Oil Engineering Co. Ltd. (COOEC) was selected as this year’s winner. Headquartered in China, COOEC is an engineering services company with more than 8,000 employees. Among the services which it provides are offshore engineering design, construction, installation and maintenance. The OCI Award is the only global innovation award which recognizes sustained and quantifiable business results from new products and services. This

Harte Gold Receives Permits for Commercial Production

Provides Operational Readiness Update TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — HARTE GOLD CORP. (“Harte Gold” or the “Company”) (TSX: HRT / OTC: HRTFF / Frankfurt: H4O) is pleased to announce it has received all necessary operating permits from the Government of Ontario to start commercial production at the Sugar Zone Mine. Harte Gold is now fully permitted to mine, process ore and pour gold on site. Stephen G. Roman, President and CEO of Harte Gold, commented, “We are very pleased to announce the completion of commercial permitting and the beginning of full-scale operations at the Sugar Zone Mine.  Mining

CSE: 2018-0918 – New Listing – RMMI Corp. (RMMI)

TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The common shares of RMMI Corp., have been approved for listing on the CSE. Listing and disclosure documents will be available at www.thecse.com on the trading date. RMMI Corp is an Alberta based company that will focus on the cultivation, production and sale of medical marijuana in various forms, including dried marijuana and cannabis oil. ________________________ Les actions ordinaires de RMMI Corp., ont été approuvées apour inscription à la cote du CSE. Les documents d’inscription et de divulgation seront disponibles sur www.thecse.com à la date de négociation. RMMI Corp est une entreprise albertaine qui se consacrera à

ADT and Amazon Team Up to Provide Customers With New Home Security Features

Amazon Announces ADT Pulse as Professional Installation and Monitoring Solution for Alexa Guard Alexa Guard Deepens Amazon’s Marketing and Distribution Relationship with ADT BOCA RATON, Fla., Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ADT Inc. (NYSE: ADT), the leading provider of monitored security and interactive home and business automation solutions in the United States and Canada, today announced a new strategic initiative with Amazon. Starting later this year, ADT will support integration of Amazon’s new Alexa Guard feature with the ADT Pulse security system, helping ADT customers enhance their home’s security capabilities by detecting specific sounds via the customer’s Echo device

Inspirata Promotes Top Executives to Expanded Roles in Digital Pathology

Inspirata Founder and Executive Vice President, Mark Lloyd, is taking on an expanded role overseeing product management, and Inspirata Senior Vice President, Andrew Chomos, has been appointed to General Manager, Digital Pathology, overseeing the Center of Excellence in Pittsburgh along with all North America sales and customer support efforts. Tampa, FL, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cancer informatics and digital pathology workflow solution provider Inspirata®, Inc. announced today that two of its executives have taken on expanded roles in the company. The two are Inspirata Executive Vice President and Founder, Mark Lloyd, and Senior Vice President and General Manager,

IIROC Trading Halt / Suspension de la negociation par l'OCRCVM – HRT

TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L’OCRCVM a suspendu la négociation des titres suivants : Company / Société : Harte Gold Corp. TSX Symbol / Symbole TSX : HRT All Issues / les Titres: Yes/Oui Reason / Motif : Pending News / Nouvelle en attente Halt Time (ET) / Heure de la suspension (HE)  ‎3‎:‎02‎ ‎PM IIROC can make a decision to impose a temporary suspension (halt) of trading in a security of a publicly-listed company. Trading halts are implemented to ensure a fair and orderly market. IIROC is the national self-regulatory

MEDIA ADVISORY: ICE District Hosts Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes Construction Media Tour

EDMONTON, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WHAT:   Please join us for a comprehensive guided construction media tour of ICE District’s latest developments. The tour will provide media with an opportunity to capture footage and learn about progress to-date of SKY Residences, JW Marriott Edmonton ICE District and the Public Plaza. Once completed, these developments will provide considerable mixed-use amenities, premium office spaces and residences.       WHO:   Glen Scott, President, Katz Group Real Estate       WHEN:   Thursday, September 27, 2018 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. MDT– 9 a.m. – Check-in & safety review–

$225,000 IN SCHOOL GRANTS TO STUDENTS IN OREGON AND SW WASHINGTON

How Local McDonald’s Owners Are Giving Back and Helping to Provide Resources to our Schools Portland, OR, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — McDonald’s Owner/Operators in Oregon and Southwest Washington have teamed-up once again for Archways to Education: A 2017 & 2018 School Grant Program. Now in its second year, the annual program continues to provide educational resources via grants, to students within its local communities.    Archways to Education aims to further McDonald’s mission of giving back to the community, helping students reach their fullest potential within the arts, athletics and academics arenas. Many owner/operators in Oregon and Southwest

IFIC Monthly Statistics – August 2018

TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC) today announced mutual fund net sales and net assets for August 2018.  The combined assets of Canada’s mutual fund industry totalled $1.54 trillion. Assets increased by $8.6 billion or 0.6% compared to July 2018. The mutual fund industry recorded net sales of $299 million and year-to-date net sales of $15.5 billion.  Sales Highlights: Long-term fund net sales were $43 million in August and year-to-date net sales were $14.5 billion. Year-to-date long-term fund net sales were 61.0% lower than year-to-date, 2017. Balanced fund net sales were $146