Day: November 9, 2018

AmeraMex International Reports Revenue of $8.4 Million for the Nine-Month Period with 94 Percent Increase in Net Income

Shareholder Conference Call Friday, November 9 at 8:00 a.m. PT CHICO, Calif., Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AmeraMex International, Inc. (OTC:AMMX), a provider of heavy equipment for logistics companies, infrastructure construction, forestry conservation and tactical military vehicles, reported financial results for its third quarter and nine-month period ended September 30, 2018. Third Quarter Ended September 30, 2018The company reported revenue of approximately $3.6 million, a 96 percent increase when compared to revenue of approximately $1.8 million for the third quarter of 2017. Gross profit for the quarter was $1.9 million, or a gross profit margin of 50 percent, compared to

Jacques Grégoire honoured for career achievement at the Canadian Printing Awards

MONTREAL, Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mr. Jacques Grégoire, President of TC Transcontinental Printing, received the John A. Young Lifetime Achievement Award last night at the Canadian Printing Awards hosted by PrintAction magazine and Annex Business Media in the presence of some 250 industry leaders gathered at the Palais Royale in Toronto. “We are very proud, and I am speaking here on behalf of the Marcoux family, of TC Transcontinental and in my own name, of this distinguished recognition bestowed on Jacques Grégoire at the Canadian Printing Awards last night,” said François Olivier, President and Chief Executive Officer of TC

NFWF and NOAA Announce $28.9 Million in Grants for the 2018 National Coastal Resilience Fund

New partnership will protect coastal communities and enhance habitat for fish and wildlife PROVIDENCE, R.I., Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF), NOAA and their partners today announced $28.9 million in new grants for the restoration or expansion of natural features such as coastal marshes and wetlands, dune and beach systems, oyster and coral reefs, mangroves, forests, coastal rivers, and barrier islands that help minimize the impacts of storms, rising sea levels and other extreme events on nearby communities and infrastructure in 22 states and Puerto Rico. The 35 grants will generate $38.3 million

Even More Go In O-Town! Spirit Airlines’ Orlando Expansion Continues With New Routes to Jamaica, Denver

MIRAMAR, Fla., Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The new routes just keep coming in Orlando! Spirit Airlines (NYSE: SAVE), Florida’s hometown airline, is celebrating its recent expansion with three more routes from the City Beautiful to the beautiful island of Jamaica* and the Mile High City. Starting February 28, 2019, Spirit will begin nonstop service from Orlando International Airport (MCO) to Montego Bay, Jamaica and Denver, Colorado.  Just a few days later, on March 1, Spirit will begin nonstop service from Orlando to Kingston, Jamaica. The announcement comes on the very same day Spirit begins flights from Orlando to

Purpose Investments Wins 2018 Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Award for Alternative Strategies

TORONTO, Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Purpose Investments, Inc. (“Purpose”) is very pleased to announce the recognition of Purpose Enhanced US Equity Fund (“the Fund”) at the 2018 Thomson Reuters Lipper Fund Awards, which was held the evening of November 7 in downtown Toronto. The 2018 Lipper Fund Awards are given to funds for delivering consistently strong risk-adjusted performance relative to their peers. Purpose Enhanced US Equity Fund won the award for Best Fund Over 3 Years in the Alternative Strategies category. The Fund is managed in partnership with Neuberger Berman Breton Hill LLC, which has more than 20

Williams Mullen Adds Three Attorneys from Smith Moore Leatherwood

Raleigh, NC, Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Williams Mullen is pleased to announce that Ramona C. “Mona” O’Bryant, Amber R. Duncan and Anne C. “Annie” Warren have joined the firm. All three formerly worked at Smith Moore Leatherwood. Ms. O’Bryant and Ms. Duncan joined the firm as partners, and Ms. Warren joined as of counsel. The team has extensive experience advising clients on administrative and regulatory law, including tobacco-related laws and regulations and environmental compliance. “We are thrilled that Mona, Amber and Annie are joining Williams Mullen,” Carolinas Managing Partner David Paulson said. “Their experience addressing complex federal and

Meritage Homes and Operation Homefront Award Mortgage-Free Home to Colorado Army Specialist and Two-Time Purple Heart Recipient

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In observance of Veterans Day, Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE:MTH) and  Operation Homefront are joining forces to thank a local veteran for his service.  U.S. Army Specialist and two-time Purple Heart recipient Herbert Jackson was presented with the keys to a brand new, energy-efficient home.  He and his family will move into the 1,837-square-foot property in Commerce City, Colo and enter Operation Homefront’s Homes on the Homefront (HOTH) program. During his seven years in the U.S. Army, SPC Jackson carried out multiple missions in Iraq and was honorably discharged in 2013 after suffering

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

TORONTO, Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L’OCRCVM a suspendu la négociation des titres suivants : Company / Société : Euro Sun Mining Inc. TSX Symbol / Symbole TSX : ESM All Issues / les Titres: Yes/Oui Reason / Motif : Pending News / Nouvelle en attente Halt Time (ET) / Heure de la suspension (HE)  ‎10‎:‎10:‎00‎ ‎AM 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

Larson Electronics Releases Explosion Proof 480V Rated Combination Motor Starter

KEMP, Texas, Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Larson Electronics, a Texas-based company with over 40 years of experience spearheading the industrial lighting and equipment sectors, announced the release of an explosion proof combination motor starter. This 5HP motor starter is compatible with 480V three-phase 50/60Hz, is protected by a NEMA 4, 4X enclosure and features a 110V 50Hz or 120V 60Hz coil voltage with a NEMA 0 starter size. The EXP-MTSTR-DOL-3P-480V-5HP-5A explosion proof starter is designed to start and preserve industrial motors in flammable work sites. This unit comes with an FLA rating range of 1 amp to 5

TransCanada Launches Binding Open Season for Marketlink

CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — News Release ­– TransCanada Corporation (TSX:TRP) (NYSE:TRP) (TransCanada) today launched an open season to solicit binding commitments from interested parties for transportation services of crude oil from Cushing, Oklahoma to markets on the U.S. Gulf Coast on incremental capacity on Marketlink. Interested parties may submit binding bids for transportation capacity during the open season that will close at 12 p.m. MT on December 7, 2018. Shipper information regarding the open season is available by contacting: Brad Jesse With more than 65 years’ experience, TransCanada is a leader in the responsible development and

Westhaven Commences High Resolution Airborne Geophysics on Its Skoonka and Skoonka North Gold Properties

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Westhaven Ventures Inc. (TSX-V:WHN) reports that an airborne geophysical survey has commenced across its 2,784 hectare Skoonka and 6,167 hectare Skoonka North gold properties, located within the prospective Spences Bridge Gold Belt (SBGB).   Westhaven has engaged Precision GeoSurveys Inc. of Langley, B.C. to fly a helicopter-borne high resolution aeromagnetic survey over both properties covering a combined 8,951 hectares. The survey block will be flown in a systematic low-level grid pattern at 75-metre line spacing over the Skoonka property and 100-metre line spacing over the Skoonka North property. Combined this covers a

DMI Unveils 2018 Holiday Season e-Commerce Retail Trends

New eBook is e-Commerce Holiday Shopping Roadmap for Optimal Customer Experiences BETHESDA, Md., Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DMI’s new Black Friday, Cyber Monday & the Future of Commerce e-book unveils four key benchmarks retailers should embrace to elevate consumer experiences during the 2018 holiday shopping season. Retail sales for November and December are expected to increase nearly 5 percent, according to the National Retail Federation. “Digital purchases are at the core of the 2018 holiday shopping experience,” says Jeremy Gilman, DMI senior vice president for strategy, brand marketing customer experience. “The question is are retailers ready to capitalize?”

Konica Minolta Supports the National Kidney Foundation in the Fight Against Kidney Disease

The company to walk with the foundation at the 2018 New York City Kidney Walk Ramsey, NJ, Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — This Sunday, Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) will continue their support of the National Kidney Foundation and the fight against kidney disease by walking in the 2018 New York City Kidney Walk. This fall, Konica Minolta employees across the country have formed teams and are walking to raise funds and awareness for the cause with a collective goal of raising $10,000, which will be matched by the company. Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) is a

CSX Launches Community Investment Program to Support Military Members, First Responders and their Families

Through partnerships with leading not-for-profit organizations, CSX Pride in Service aims to positively impact more than 100,000 heroes and their families. JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CSX (NASDAQ: CSX) today unveiled CSX Pride in Service, a new corporate community investment program to honor and serve those who serve our country and communities – our nation’s veterans, active military, and first responders. CSX Pride in Service will connect service members, first responders, and their families to the resources and support they need through partnerships with several not-for-profit organizations – Blue Star Families, First Responders Children’s Foundation, Operation Gratitude,

FXCM Group Reports Monthly Execution Data

SPX500 with an Average Effective Spread of 0.3 and GER30 of 1.2 Leading the Way LONDON and SYDNEY, Australia and JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FXCM Group, LLC (“FXCM Group” or “FXCM”), a leading international provider of online foreign exchange trading, CFD trading, bitcoin and related services, today released execution data for October 2018.  To view execution data including historical spreads, execution speeds and historical price improvement data click here: October 2018 All Instruments Highlights:* 64.2% of orders executed at price1 24.3% of orders executed with positive slippage2 11.4% of orders executed with negative slippage3     

Six McGlinchey Stafford Attorneys Named to Mid-South Super Lawyers 2018

NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — McGlinchey Stafford PLLC is pleased to announce the inclusion of attorneys in the firm’s Birmingham, Ala., Jackson, Miss., and Nashville, Tenn. offices in the 2018 edition of Mid-South Super Lawyers. G. Dewey Hembree III, Member, Jackson, Miss., named to Mid-South Super Lawyers in the areas of Business Litigation, Real Estate: Business, and Civil Litigation: Defense Shaun K. Ramey, Member, Nashville, Tenn., named to Mid-South Super Lawyers in the area of Business Litigation H. Hunter Twiford III, Member, Jackson, Miss., named to Mid-South Super Lawyers in the areas of Business Litigation and Class

NewLink Genetics Presents Phase 1 Data Supporting Significantly Higher Exposure with Indoximod Prodrug, NLG802, and Biomarker Data from Two Phase 2 Trials Illustrating Indoximod’s Impact on the Tumor Microenvironment at SITC 2018

AMES, Iowa, Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NewLink Genetics Corporation (NASDAQ:NLNK) announced that data from three separate trials are being presented at the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) Annual Meeting in Washington D.C. Data from a Phase 1a clinical trial of NLG802, a prodrug of indoximod, as well as biomarker data from two Phase 2 studies of indoximod in combination therapy are being presented in poster sessions today and tomorrow, November 9th and 10th, from 8:00AM to 8:00PM ET. These posters with full data sets are provided on the company’s website in the “Posters & Presentations” section under

Study on Molecular Templates’ PD-L1 ETB with Antigen Seeding Technology Presented at SITC Annual Meeting

Antigen Seeding Technology (AST) is a Potent and Complimentary Addition to Company’s Engineered Toxin Bodies (ETB) Technology AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Molecular Templates, Inc., (Nasdaq: MTEM), a clinical-stage oncology company focused on the discovery and development of the company’s proprietary engineered toxin bodies (ETBs), which are differentiated, targeted, biologic therapeutics for cancer, announced the presentation today of a poster on its PD-L1 ETB with Antigen Seeding Technology (AST) at the ongoing Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer’s (SITC) 33rd Annual Meeting, currently taking place in Washington D.C. Antigen Seeding Technology represents a novel immune-oncology approach leveraging the novel mechanism of action

Wealth Posts Recording Link to Conference Call

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wealth Minerals Ltd. (the “Company” or “Wealth”) – (TSXV: WML; OTCQX: WMLLF; SSE: WMLCL; Frankfurt: EJZN) announces it has completed the previously announced conference call and has arranged a recording of the call for review at the following link (which is also available on the Company’s website): Henk Van Alphen, CEO, said: “I would like to thank Wealth stakeholders for participating in the call, which had several hundred attendees. I sincerely hope the call addressed people’s questions and concerns about Wealth Minerals and how we continue to push forward our

CPP Fund Totals $368.3 Billion at Second Quarter Fiscal 2019

CPPIB advances preparations to accept, invest and manage the Additional Canada Pension Plan contributions in January 2019 All figures in Canadian dollars unless otherwise noted.  TORONTO, Nov. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The CPP Fund ended its second quarter of fiscal 2019 on September 30, 2018, with net assets of $368.3 billion, compared to $366.6 billion at the end of the previous quarter. The $1.7 billion increase in assets for the quarter consisted of $2.3 billion in net income after all CPPIB costs, less $0.6 billion in net Canada Pension Plan (CPP) cash outflows. The CPP Fund routinely receives more