Tag: Globe Newswire

Sunesis Announces Pricing of $25 Million Offering of Securities

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:SNSS) today announced the pricing of underwritten offerings of (i) 4,935,500 shares of its common stock at a price of $3.85 per share, and (ii) 1,558 shares of its non-voting Series C Convertible Preferred Stock (“Series C Stock”) at a price of $3,850.00 per share. Sunesis expects to receive combined gross proceeds of approximately $25 million from these offerings, before deducting the underwriting discount and other estimated offering expenses. Sunesis has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 740,325 shares of common

Xplore Rugged Tablets Enable Mexico’s Leading Rail Operator to Design, Mobilize Multi-Award Winning Smart Logistics System

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Xplore Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:XPLR) today announced that Mexico’s top rail operator Ferrovalle is continuing to expand its use of Xplore F5m and R12 rugged tablet PCs as part of a growing project that started in 2010. Hundreds of the Xplore tablets are now being utilized by intermodal yard technicians, train operators, and crane operators as part of a sophisticated “zero distance” mobile computing solution that reaches across Ferrovalle’s terminal, intermodal facility and locomotives on all routes. In fact, Xplore rugged tablets are the only mobile PCs on the market capable of interfacing

AzurRx BioPharma Inc. (Nasdaq: AZRX) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Closing Bell

ADVISORY, Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — What:AzurRx BioPharma Inc. (Nasdaq:AZRX), a company specializing in the development of non-systemic, recombinant therapies for gastrointestinal diseases, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of its recent IPO. In honor of the occasion, Thijs Spoor, President and CEO, will ring the Closing Bell.  Where:Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio When:Wednesday, October 19, 2016 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET         AzurRx Contact:Martin Krusin646-699-7855info@azurrx.com Nasdaq MarketSite:Emily Pan(646) 441-5120emily.pan@nasdaq.com Feed Information:Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463 Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West 18

Dr. Thomas G. Reddy Wins the Major General Bill B. Lefler Federal Services Award from the American College of Prosthodontists

CHICAGO, Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Thomas G. Reddy, BS, DDS, was honored with the Major General Bill B. Lefler Federal Services Award for excellence in leadership, patient care, mentorship, and service by the American College of Prosthodontists (ACP). Dr. Reddy was honored at the Annual Awards & President’s Dinner during the 46th Annual Session of the ACP held in San Diego from Oct. 5-8, 2016. Dr. Reddy graduated with honors from Georgetown University School of Dentistry and went on to serve in the U.S. Army Dental Corps for 24 years. During his military career, Dr. Reddy primarily served

Navistar Extends Engine Supply Agreement with Power Solutions International Through 2021

WOOD DALE, Ill., Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Power Solutions International, Inc. (PSI) (NASDAQ:PSIX), a leader in the design, engineering and manufacture of emissions-certified, alternative-fuel power systems, today announced that Navistar has extended its engine supply agreement with PSI to run through 2021. The agreement, originally set to run through 2018, covers PSI’s supply of 8.8-liter propane and gasoline engines for Navistar’s subsidiary, IC Bus. “We’re very excited that Navistar has chosen to extend our supply agreement well into the future,” said Gary Winemaster, PSI’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “The decision not only demonstrates the strength of our

Alarm.com to Announce 2016 Third Quarter Financial Results on November 14, 2016

TYSONS, Va., Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Alarm.com Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:ALRM), the leading platform solution for the connected home and business, today announced that it will report 2016 third quarter financial results after the market close on Monday, November 14, 2016. Management will host a conference call and webcast to discuss the Company’s financial results at 5:00 p.m. ET that same day. What: Alarm.com 2016 Third Quarter Financial Results Conference Call When: Monday, November 14, 2016 Time: 5:00 p.m. ET Live Call: US/Canada Toll-Free: (877) 445-1593International: (267) 753-2138 Replay: US/Canada Toll-Free: (855) 859-2056International: (404) 537-3406Conference ID: 2790819(Available approximately two

EXL (Nasdaq: EXLS) to Ring The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell

ADVISORY, Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — What: EXL (Nasdaq:EXLS), a leading Operations Management and Analytics company, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square in celebration of its 10 year listing anniversary. In honor of the occasion, Rohit Kapoor, Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will ring the Opening Bell.  Where: Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio When: Thursday, October 20, 2016 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET  EXL Media Contact: Michael Sherrill 646-419-0778 Michael.sherrill@exlservice.com EXL IR Contact: Steven N. Barlow (212) 624-5913 Steven.Barlow@exlservice.com Nasdaq MarketSite: Emily Pan (646) 441-5120 emily.pan@nasdaq.com Feed Information: Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463 Gal 3C/06C 95.05

Windstream Upgrades Georgia Cable TV Network to Deliver 100 Mbps Internet Speeds

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Windstream (NASDAQ:WIN), a leading provider of advanced network communications, announced today it is upgrading its cable TV network in North Georgia to provide communities with Internet speeds of 100 megabits-per-second (Mbps). The upgrade effort, which is already underway, will allow more than 67,000 households in communities across eight North Georgia counties to access 100 Mbps. The counties and associated communities include: Towns – Hiawassee and Young Harris; Union – Blairsville; Dawson – Dawsonville; Lumpkin – Dahlonega; White – Cleveland and Helen; Habersham – Clarkesville, Demorest, Cornelia, Mt. Airy, Baldwin and Alto;


NORCROSS, Ga., Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — EasyCare, the leading provider of automotive F&I benefits, and dealer solutions that drive customer engagement and retention, announces the addition of Steven Spivey as Director of New Business Development. Spivey brings over 21 years of experience in implementing innovative training and professional development programs in the automotive industry. His background includes over a decade of in agency, dealer facing management experience working on a national and then regional basis as Vice President of CNA National. In his new role with EasyCare, Spivey will be expanding EasyCare’s partnership opportunities with independent agencies and

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against Seres Therapeutics, Inc. (MCRB) & Lead Plaintiff Deadline: November 29, 2016

NEW YORK, Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Attorney Advertising– Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC reminds investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Seres Therapeutics, Inc. (“Seres” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq:MCRB) and certain of its officers, on behalf of shareholders who held Seres securities between June 25, 2015 and July 29, 2016. This class action seeks to recover damages against Defendants for alleged violations of the federal securities laws under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the “Exchange Act”).  The complaint alleges that throughout the Class Period, Seres made materially false and misleading statements regarding the potential and

UPDATE — Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc., Xuecheng Energy, and Xuecheng District, ZaoZhuang City, Shandong Province, Government Enter an Agreement for Relocation and Expansion of ZZ

HOUSTON, Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. (SES) (NASDAQ:SYMX), the global leader in low cost, high performance clean energy gasification technology, today announced that SES, Shandong Weijiao Xuecheng Energy Co. Ltd. (Xuecheng Energy), and the local government of Xuecheng District, ZaoZhuang City, Shandong Province signed a Moving Project Cooperative Agreement on October 18 to relocate the Zao Zhuang New Gas Company Joint Venture (ZZ) from inside the city proper to a new industrial zone for the Xuecheng District of ZaoZhuang. The project intends for ZZ to be expanded and repurposed to produce 283 million Nm3 of

Consumer Demand for Life Settlements Increasing, According to Speakers at Fall Life Settlement Conference

ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Investors purchased $1.7 billion worth of U.S. life insurance face value in 2015 and growing consumer interest in life settlements is a positive indicator for the future of the industry, reported a leading industry analyst at the Life Insurance Settlement Association (LISA)’s 22nd Annual Fall Life Settlement & Compliance Conference. Scott Hawkins, vice president and director of insurance research at Conning & Co., shared data and analysis from Conning’s just-released Life Settlements Market Review and Forecast. Conning annually publishes a market review describing the current issues facing life settlement investors — as

Airports Council International – North America Supports Alliance BioEnergy’s CTS Process for Aviation Biofuel Production

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Alliance BioEnergy Plus, Inc. (OTCQB:ALLM) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the Airports Council International – North America (“ACI-NA”) has given its written support of the CTS process for the production of aviation biofuels and Alliance’s application to the Department of Energy for a bio-refinery demonstration plant, producing jet fuel from agriculture and yard waste. As one of the founding organizations of the Commercial Aviation Alternative Fuels Initiative (CAAFI), a public-private partnership to promote the development of the aviation biofuels industry, ACI-NA is extremely supportive of efforts to advance

King Edward VII’s Hospital Selects Vital Images’ Modular Enterprise Imaging Solution

LONDON, Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — King Edward VII’s Hospital, London’s foremost private hospital, is pleased to announce a new partnership with leading-edge advanced imaging and informatics company Vital Images, Inc. (Vital), based in Minneapolis, Minn., U.S.A. A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/65e1168d-6b5f-4bfe-9129-070e2229390f Vital has provided King Edward VII’s Hospital with the first United Kingdom implementation of the company’s cutting-edge Data Stream, VNA and DICOM™web-enabled clinical imaging technologies. The innovative modular enterprise imaging solution offers staff at the Hospital unparalleled, fast and consistent access to a range of diagnostic data. Vital’s product portfolio provided to King Edward

Microscopic Fish Face Takes First Place in 2016 Nikon Small World Competition

MELVILLE, N.Y., Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nikon Instruments Inc. today announced the winners of the 42nd annual Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition, awarding first place to Oscar Ruiz, Ph.D. for his microscopic view of the facial development of a four-day-old zebrafish embryo. Fittingly, Nikon unveiled Dr. Ruiz’s zebrafish “selfie” win first on Instagram this morning, giving followers the first look at the winning images. The full winner gallery can now also be viewed on www.nikonsmallworld.com.  A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/aad6cd1b-e168-427b-9e33-65bc8a78bf55. Dr. Ruiz brings the world face-to-face with his research on facial development and cellular morphogenesis

CPS Announces $206.3 Million Senior Subordinate Asset-Backed Securitization

LAS VEGAS, Nevada, Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Consumer Portfolio Services, Inc. (Nasdaq:CPSS) (“CPS” or the “Company”) today announced the closing of its fourth term securitization in 2016.  The transaction is CPS’s 22nd senior subordinate securitization since the beginning of 2011 and the fifth consecutive securitization to receive a triple “A” rating on the senior class of notes from two rating agencies. In the transaction, qualified institutional buyers purchased $206.3 million of asset-backed notes secured by $210.0 million in automobile receivables purchased by CPS.  The sold notes, issued by CPS Auto Receivables Trust 2016-D, consist of five classes.  Ratings

PHOTO RELEASE–Rep. Trent Kelly Visits Ingalls Shipbuilding

PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division hosted Rep. Trent Kelly, R-Miss., on Tuesday for his first tour of the shipyard, which is the largest private employer in the state. “As the largest employer in Mississippi, Ingalls sets the standard for the shipbuilding industry,” Kelly said after the tour. “Their commitment to the nation, building the best ships for our service members, and their talented team members are the type of dedication that makes America great.” Kelly met with Ingalls leadership during his tour of the facility and had the chance to

VirTra Announces Reverse Stock Split Effective Date

TEMPE, Ariz., Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VirTra, Inc. (OTC Pink:VTSI), a leading provider of judgmental use of force simulators and firearms training simulators, announces today that its previously filed Certificate of Change to its Articles of Incorporation to effect a 10-to-one reverse stock split of its outstanding and authorized common stock has been approved by the Financial Information Regulatory Association, Inc. (“FINRA”), effective as of October 20, 2016. Trading of the Company’s common stock on OTC Pink Open Market will continue, on a post-split basis, with the opening of the markets on Thursday, October 20, 2016, under the temporary trading symbol “VTSID”

Miracle Flights Bridges the Distance Gap Between Patients and Doctors With 511 Life-Saving Flights During September 2016

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The nation’s leading medical flight charity, Miracle Flights, performed 511 life-saving flights during September 2016. This marks the highest September flight count in the charity’s three-decade history. The nonprofit transports patients from all over the U.S, as well as all over the globe. In September 2016 alone, Miracle Flights serviced patients from 35 states and 7 countries, including Brazil, Germany and Mexico. To-date, the charity has celebrated 103,697 flights and covered over 58 million miles. Miracle Flights has helped patients with rare and life-threatening medical conditions gain access to distant medical care

Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc. Reports Strong 2016 Third-Quarter Financial Results

ARCHBOLD, Ohio, Oct. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Farmers & Merchants Bancorp, Inc. (OTCQX:FMAO) today reported financial results for the 2016 third quarter ended September 30, 2016. 2016 Third Quarter Financial Highlights Include (on a year-over-year basis unless noted): 54 consecutive quarters of profitability Total assets up 9.1% to $1,044,447,000 Total loans increased 16.3% to $738,682,000 Net interest income after provision for loan losses increased 12.6% to $8,183,000 Net income increased 15.1% to $3,015,000 Earnings per basic and diluted shares increased 14.0% to $0.65 Return on average assets increased 7 basis points to 1.17% Return on average equity increased 71