Wednesday, 01 October 2014

North America

  • Pulse Seismic Signs a $10.3 Million 3D Seismic Data License

    11:52 | 1/10/14
    Canada NewsWire
    30, 2014 /CNW/ - Pulse Seismic Inc. ("Pulse" or "the Company") announces it has signed a $10.3 million seismic data licensing agreement, resulting in total seismic data library sales of $14.5 million for the third quarter. more»
  • Lobbying World

    11:52 | 1/10/14
    The Hill
    Douglas Proxmire has left Squire Patton Boggs to join the government contracts group in Venable's Washington and Northern Virginia offices, where he will serve as a partner. more»
  • Stein Mart plans first LI store

    11:41 | 1/10/14
    National retailer Stein Mart, a Jacksonville, Florida-based discount apparel and department store chain, will open its first Long Island store in Commack next fall as part of the company's largest expansion since 2007. more»
North America Snapshot
Nasdaq Composite4,5134,5224,4844,493120.28%
S&P 5001,9781,9851,9691,97260.28%
DJ Industrial Average17,07017,14517,01717,043280.17%
VALUE LINE INDEX4,4364,4374,3934,393400.91%
TSX COMPOSITE INDEX14,96815,04714,89914,961160.11%
Russell 2000 Index1,1181,1191,1021,102161.45%
Latest News
  • Five things the Goldman tapes teach us about financial regulation

    11:09 | 1/10/14
    Washington Post (blog)
    In Michael Lewis's latest Bloomberg column, he declares “The Ray Rice Video for the Financial Sector Has Arrived.” The reference, of course, is not to a video but a set of recordings of meetings at the New York Federal Reserve Bank taped by a former ... more»
  • China Launches Experimental Satellites

    10:22 | 1/10/14
    The Diplomat
    The Tiantuo-2, which was built by the National University of Defense Technology (NUDT), according to Xinhua, is intended for “scientific experiments, natural resource survey, estimation of crop yields, and disaster relief.” According to Jane's ... more»
  • 1-800-FLOWERS.Com (FLWS) Completes Acquisition of Harry & David Holdings ...

    10:11 | 1/10/14 (subscription)
    1-800-FLOWERS.Com (NASDAQ: FLWS) announced the closing of its acquisition of Harry & David Holdings, Inc., (“Harry & David”) a leading specialty retailer and producer of branded premium gift-quality fruit, gourmet food products and other gifts marketed ... more»
  • TriVascular Technologies Inc (TRIV) Jumps 11.81% on September 30

    10:11 | 1/10/14
    TriVascular Technologies Inc ($TRIV) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for September 30 as the stock popped 11.81% to $14.48, representing a gain of $1.53 per share. more»
  • Hottest Energy Stocks Now - TLLP NGLS RGP APL

    10:11 | 1/10/14
    Tesoro Logistics LP Common Unit (TLLP): TLLP stock is up 3.5% today. Targa Resources Partners LP (NGLS): NGLS stock is up 2.9% today. more»
  • Aramark unfit for duty in Michigan prisons

    10:00 | 1/10/14
    The Detroit News
    When maggots were repeatedly discovered in Aramark prison kitchens over the summer, it was consistently reported that the company previously had paid a $98,000 fine to the state for previous contract infractions. more»
  • American Realty Capital Properties Promotes David S. Kay to Chief Executive ...

    10:00 | 1/10/14
    30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Realty Capital Properties, Inc. ("ARCP") (NASDAQ: "ARCP") announced that effective October 1, 2014, as previously communicated through its shareholder letters, David S. Kay will become Chief Executive Officer and Lisa ... more»
  • Greater Cincinnati bank names new CEO

    10:00 | 1/10/14
    Cincinnati Business Courier
    Newport-based Citizens promoted Michael Hill to president and CEO, it announced Tuesday. Hill had been vice president ... Citizens lost $52,000 in the first half of this year, according to Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. documents. Much of that was ... more»
  • Fed Seeks More Data From Insurance Companies on Postcrisis Rules

    09:48 | 1/10/14
    Wall Street Journal
    ... firms, a group that includes both insurance companies organized as savings and loan holding companies and the two nonbank insurance companies designated as "systemically important" last year— American International Group Inc. AIG -0.28% American ... more»
  • Native American Bank receives Bank Enterprise Award from U.S. Treasury

    09:37 | 1/10/14
    Denver Business Journal (blog)
    The award will assist Native American Bank to move forward in its mission to provide access to financial services for Alaska Native and Native American communities creating economic independence, development and sustainability. more»
  • Camden National Corporation's Board Announces Quarterly Dividend

    09:31 | 1/10/14
    Camden National Corporation is the holding company employing more than 480 Maine residents for two financial services companies including Camden National Bank and the wealth management company, Acadia Trust, N.A. more»
  • S&P Equity Research Upgrades KKR & Co. L.P. to "Strong-Buy" (KKR)

    09:26 | 1/10/14
    WKRB News
    KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE:KKR) last released its earnings data on Thursday, July 24th. The company reported $0.62 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.64 by $0.02. more»
  • CFO Moves: EBay, CEC Entertainment, Mercer

    09:26 | 1/10/14
    Wall Street Journal (blog)
    EBay Inc., the online auction and payments company based in San Jose, Calif., said Chief Financial Officer Bob Swan would join Chief Executive John Donahoe in stepping down from management roles when the company splits off its PayPal payments ... more»
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