Day: October 27, 2018

Collectors Universe to Announce First Quarter 2019 Financial Results on November 1, 2018

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Oct. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Collectors Universe, Inc. (NASDAQ: CLCT), a leading provider of value-added authentication and grading services to dealers and collectors of collectibles, will release its first quarter financial results on Thursday, November 1, 2018 after market close. Collectors Universe will host a conference call to discuss the results on November 1, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern/1:30 p.m. Pacific.  Interested parties may participate in the conference call by dialing 877-830-2631 or 785-424-1798 five to ten minutes prior to the initiation of the call.  A replay of the conference call will be available through November

Retrophin Reports Positive Long-Term Data from Open-Label Extension of Phase 2 DUET Study of Sparsentan for the Treatment of Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis

Increasing achievement of FSGS partial remission of proteinuria and stable eGFR observed out to 84 weeks in open-label extension Findings presented at ASN Kidney Week 2018 SAN DIEGO, Oct. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Retrophin, Inc. (NASDAQ: RTRX) today announced new positive data from the ongoing open-label extension of the Phase 2 DUET Study of sparsentan for the treatment of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS), a rare kidney disorder that often leads to end-stage renal disease (ESRD). These data were presented today during an oral session at the American Society of Nephrology (ASN) Kidney Week 2018, being held October 23–28, 2018,

Plus Products Inc. Completes CAD$20 Million Initial Public Offering

SAN MATEO, Calif., Oct. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Plus Products Inc. (CSE: PLUS) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce the successful completion of the Company’s initial public offering (the “IPO”) of 6,153,847 subordinate voting shares (the “Offered Shares”) at a price of CAD$3.25 per Offered Share for total gross proceeds of CAD$20,000,002.75. The IPO was made through a syndicate of agents lead by PI Financial Corp., and including Canaccord Genuity Corp. and Haywood Securities Inc. (collectively, the “Agents”). The Company has granted the Agents 297,784 non-transferrable share purchase warrants (the “Agents’ Warrants”) with each Agents’ Warrant exercisable into one

Nasdaq Welcomes PINTEC Technology Holdings Limited (Nasdaq: PT) to the Nasdaq Stock Market

NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pintec Technology Holdings Limited (“PINTEC”; NASDAQ: PT), a leading independent technology platform enabling financial services in China, today celebrated the completion of its initial public offering (IPO) as its shares began trading on The Nasdaq Stock Market under the symbol “PT”. PINTEC is a technology company that enables its partners to provide financial services to end users more efficiently and effectively. PINTEC connects its business partners and financial partners on its open platform, providing them with the capability to add a financing option to their product offerings and helps its partners adapt

Benchmark Increases Width of Cliff Creek Gold-Silver Zone and Adds Potential for Resource Expansion and Bulk Tonnage

EDMONTON, Alberta, Oct. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Benchmark Metals Inc. (the “Company” or “Benchmark”) is pleased to announce new historical drill-hole assays at the Lawyers Gold & Silver Project, located in the Golden Triangle region of British Columbia, Canada. CEO John Williamson commented, “Early sample results from selected historical drill-holes indicate that much of the Gold-Silver Lawyers deposit contains mineralization adjacent to high- grades zones. In addition to the high-grade intersections, significant widespread mineralization indicates the potential for a larger bulk tonnage deposit. Near surface, wide zones of mineralization envelope the previous historical high-grade zones and have the potential

MCHP NOTICE: Rosen Law Firm Reminds Microchip Technology Inc. Investors of Important Deadline in Class Action – MCHP

NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MCHP) from March 2, 2018 through August 9, 2018, inclusive (the “Class Period”) of the important November 16, 2018 lead plaintiff deadline in the class action. The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for Microchip investors under the federal securities laws. To join the Microchip class action, go to or call Phillip Kim, Esq. or Zachary Halper, Esq. toll-free at 866-767-3653 or email or for information on the class action. NO

Larson Electronics Releases North/South ATEX/IECEX-Rated 35-Amp Explosion Proof Contactor

KEMP, Texas, Oct. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Larson Electronics, a Texas-based company with over 40 years of experience spearheading the industrial lighting and equipment sector, announced the release of an explosion proof contactor designed for secure connections to circuits and motors in ATEX-rated, flammable and combustible sites. This 35-amp, three-pole unit is compatible with 240V AC 50/60Hz and has a choice of a NO or NC configuration.   The EXP-CTR-3P-35A-240V-2X0.75NS is a durable explosion proof contactor featuring two 3/4″ NPT hubs for the north and south sides of the unit – one for each side. Larson Electronics’ powerful explosion proof

Chimerix Presents Preclinical Data Demonstrating Antiviral Activity of Brincidofovir Against Polyomavirus at Kidney Week 2018

Data supports further clinical evaluation of brincidofovir for the treatment and prevention of BK virus DURHAM, N.C., Oct. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Chimerix (NASDAQ:CMRX) today announced data from two preclinical studies which assessed the in vivo antiviral activity of brincidofovir (BCV) against polyomavirus. These studies are part of the company’s ongoing effort to develop antivirals in high unmet medical need areas, including hematopoietic cell transplant (HCT) and solid organ transplant patient populations. These data will be presented at the American Society of Nephrology’s Kidney Week 2018, held October 23-28 in San Diego, CA. Polyomaviruses are a family of small DNA

Larson Electronics Releases 25-Watt Red LED Handheld Hunting Spotlight

KEMP, Texas, Oct. 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Larson Electronics, a Texas-based company with over 40 years of experience spearheading the industrial and recreational lighting sector, announced the release of a 25-watt red LED handheld hunting spotlight. This spotlight produces 2,250 lumens of sharp red light while drawing on 2.09 amps from a 12-volt electrical source. Each 5-watt LED produces 450 lumens and is combined with high-purity optics producing a narrow 5˚ spread spot beam. This LED light has a 50,000-hour lifespan and has 12V DC or 24V DC vehicle compatibility. The HUL-LEDWL-25W-RED is a powerful red LED spotlight for