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Apr 01, 2020 10:42 ET
S&P Global Platts to Assess Prices for US Plastic (PET) Bottle Recycling
NEW YORK, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Global Platts, the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets, today announced the launch of three new daily spot price assessments for US post-consumer polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottle bales effective April 1, 2020.
Apr 01, 2020 10:37 ET
Comerica Bank's California Index Up in January
DALLAS, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Comerica Bank's California Economic Activity Index increased in January to a level of 126.5. January's reading was 29 points, or 29 percent, above the index cyclical low of 97.8. The index averaged 124.4 points in 2019, 0.5 points above the average for all of 2018. December's reading was revised to 125.9.
Apr 01, 2020 10:37 ET
Insight Recognized in Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Managed Workplace Services, North America
Insight Enterprises (NASDAQ:NSIT), the global integrator of Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ for organizations of all sizes, today announced it has been recognized in Gartner’s 2020 Magic Quadrant™ for Managed Workplace Services, North America1, for the fourth consecutive year.
Apr 01, 2020 10:30 ET
GM Reports First-Quarter U.S. Sales
DETROIT, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- General Motors (NYSE: GM) announced today that it delivered 618,335 vehicles in the first quarter of 2020, a decrease of about 7 percent compared to a year ago. The industry experienced significant declines in March due to the outbreak of COVID-19.
Apr 01, 2020 10:30 ET
IHS Markit Canada Manufacturing PMI®
Canadian manufacturing production fell at the fastest pace for at least nine-and-a-half years in March, according to the latest data compiled by IHS Markit. Survey-record declines in output, new orders and employment reflected shrinking customer demand amid the global public health emergency. Latest data were collected 12-25 March 2020.
Apr 01, 2020 10:30 ET
SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Officers and Directors Under Investigation for Allegedly Misleading Statements Concerning COVID-19 Vaccine
SAN FRANCISCO, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Schubert Jonckheer & Kolbe LLP is investigating potential shareholder derivative claims on behalf of Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: INO) ("Inovio" or the "Company"), related to allegedly misleading statements about the company's development of a purported vaccine for the novel coronavirus. 
Apr 01, 2020 10:27 ET
Templeton Emerging Markets Income Fund (“TEI”) Announces Distribution
Templeton Emerging Markets Income Fund [NYSE: TEI] today announced a monthly distribution from net investment income of $0.0414 per share, payable on April 30, 2020, to shareholders of record on April 15, 2020 (Ex-Dividend Date: April 14, 2020).
Apr 01, 2020 10:22 ET
Comerica Bank's Texas Index Grew in January
DALLAS, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Comerica Bank's Texas Economic Activity Index increased in January to 142.2. January's index reading was 47 points, or 49 percent, above the index cyclical low of 95.5. The index averaged 139.1 points for all of 2019, 3.8 points above the average for 2018. December's index reading was revised to 141.4.
Apr 01, 2020 10:20 ET
Templeton Global Income Fund (“GIM”) Announces Distribution
Templeton Global Income Fund [NYSE: GIM] today announced a monthly distribution from net investment income of $0.0152 per share, payable on April 30, 2020, to shareholders of record on April 15, 2020 (Ex-Dividend Date: April 14, 2020).
Apr 01, 2020 10:10 ET
PyroGenesis Receives $550K Under an Exclusive Agreement with a US Tunneling Company
PyroGenesis Canada Inc. (http://pyrogenesis.com) (TSX-V: PYR) (OTCQB: PYRNF) (FRA: 8PY), a high-tech company, (the "Company", the “Corporation” or "PyroGenesis") that designs, develops, manufactures and commercializes plasma atomized metal powder,...
Apr 01, 2020 10:08 ET
Grown Rogue Triples Gross Profit, Reports Positive Cash from Operations in Q1
Grown Rogue International Inc. (“Grown Rogue” or the “Company”) (CSE:GRIN) (OTCQX:GRUSF), a multi-state cannabis company with operations and assets in Oregon, California and Michigan, has released its financial and operating results for the three months ended January 31, 2020. Since Q2 2019, the company has been committed to shifting its business strategy away from low margin, third party product distribution and towards highly profitable Grown Rogue branded product sales. This has allowed the Company to streamline its organizational structure, evaluate and improve internal production e
Apr 01, 2020 10:07 ET
Comerica Bank's Michigan Index Up in January
DALLAS, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Comerica Bank's Michigan Economic Activity Index increased in January to a level of 118.0. January's reading is 20 points, or 21 percent, above the index cyclical low of 97.9. The index averaged 117.7 points for all of 2019, 0.9 points below the index average for 2018. December's index reading was revised to 117.7.
Apr 01, 2020 10:05 ET
Graphic Packaging Holding Company Completes Acquisition of the Consumer Packaging Group Business from Greif, Inc.
ATLANTA, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE: GPK), a leading provider of packaging solutions to food, beverage, foodservice, and other consumer products companies, through its primary U.S. operating company, Graphic Packaging International, LLC, announced today the close of its previously announced acquisition of the Consumer Packaging Group Business from Greif, Inc.
Apr 01, 2020 10:00 ET
Advanzeon Solutions, Inc.'s Message from its CEO Regarding the Fight Against COVID-19
TAMPA, FL / ACCESSWIRE / April 1, 2020 / Advanzeon Solutions, Inc. (OTC PINK:CHCR)("Advanzeon") announced today that despite the pressure the COVID-19 pandemic has put on our global healthcare systems, its wholly-owned subsidiary, Pharmacy Value Management Solutions, Inc. dba SleepMaster Solutions™ (collectively, sometimes referred to as the "Company"), has positioned itself to respond aggressively, on numerous fronts, to combat this deadly disease. The following is a message from Clark A. Marcus, the Company's CEO, outlining steps that SleepMaster Solution
Apr 01, 2020 10:00 ET
Greif, Inc. Completes the Sale of Consumer Packaging Group to Graphic Packaging Holding Company
DELAWARE, Ohio, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), a global leader and industrial packaging solutions provider, announced today that it has completed its previously announced divestiture of the Consumer Packaging Group ("CPG") business for $85 million in cash to Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE: GPK).
Apr 01, 2020 10:00 ET
LK SHAREHOLDER ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Luckin Coffee Inc. Shareholders of Class Action and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm
Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC notifies investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Luckin Coffee Inc. (“Luckin” or the Company”) (NASDAQ: LK) and certain of its officers, on behalf of shareholders who purchased Luckin securities between November 13, 2019 and January 31, 2020, inclusive (the "Class Period"). Such investors are encouraged to join this case by visiting the firm’s site:
Apr 01, 2020 10:00 ET
LUV INVESTOR ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors of Class Action Against Southwest Airlines Co. and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm
Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC notifies investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Southwest Airlines Co. (“Southwest” or the Company”) (NYSE: LUV) and certain of its officers, on behalf of shareholders who purchased Southwest securities between December 13, 2018 through January 15, 2020, inclusive (the “Class Period”). Such investors are encouraged to join this case by visiting the firm’s site:
Apr 01, 2020 10:00 ET
SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Schubert Firm Investigating Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by Benefytt Technologies, Inc. Officers and Directors
SAN FRANCISCO, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Schubert Jonckheer & Kolbe LLP is investigating potential shareholder derivative claims on behalf of stockholders of Benefytt Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: BFYT) ("Benefytt"), formerly known as Health Insurance Innovations, Inc. (NASDAQ: HIIQ), related to the company's statements concerning regulatory compliance matters and its relationship with certain third parties. Benefytt sells and distributes a variety of health and life insurance products.
Apr 01, 2020 10:00 ET
Stay the Course: Tennessee Virtual Academy Now Accepting Enrollment for the 2020-2021 School Year
Tennessee Virtual Academy (TNVA) is now accepting enrollment applications for the 2020-2021 school year. The school—which is a program of Union County, TN Board of Education—offers students in kindergarten through eighth grade a high-quality, personalized learning experience in a dynamic online setting.
Apr 01, 2020 10:00 ET
Waddell & Reed, Inc. Adds Financial Advisors
Waddell & Reed, Inc. has added five experienced, independent financial advisors to its national network, with assets under administration totaling more than $326.7 million and annual production totaling $2.1 million. These affiliations support the firm’s ongoing strategy to grow its team of experienced advisors and expand coverage nationwide.
Apr 01, 2020 09:58 ET
Hemp, Inc. Featured in Hemp Market Report Discussing COVID-19 Stimulus Relief Funds for the Hemp Industry
via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- Hemp, Inc. (OTC PINK: HEMP), a global leader in the industrial hemp industry with bi-coastal processing centers, including the largest multipurpose industrial hemp processing facility in the western hemisphere, announced today...
Apr 01, 2020 09:58 ET
Wealth Minerals Corporate Update: Continuing to Build Value
Wealth Minerals Ltd. (the “Company” or “Wealth”) - (TSXV: WML; OTCQX: WMLLF; SSE: WMLCL; Frankfurt: EJZN), provides the public and its shareholders with a corporate update. A Message from Wealth’s CEO: “I write this message in order to reach out...
Apr 01, 2020 09:55 ET
NRG Energy, Inc. Pledges $2 Million To COVID-19 Relief Efforts
As the battle to contain the COVID-19 pandemic continues, NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG) announces broad efforts to aid those on the front lines of the pandemic response and provide relief to people adversely impacted.
Apr 01, 2020 09:52 ET
Publication of Prospectus Supplement
Shell International Finance B.V. and Royal Dutch Shell plc 1 April 2020 Publication of Prospectus Supplement The following documents (the “Documents”) are available for viewing: Prospectus Supplement dated 1 April 2020 Royal Dutch Shell plc...
Apr 01, 2020 09:50 ET
Alliance Creative Group (ACGX) Reports Total Revenue of $10,776,696 for 2019 With Gross Profit of $2,800,602
CHICAGO, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alliance Creative Group, Inc., (http://www.AllianceCreativeGroup.com) (OTC: ACGX) is pleased to announce the results of Operations for the Three Months Ending December 31, 2019 and the 2019 Annual Financials.
Apr 01, 2020 09:50 ET
Cincinnati Financial Corporation Announces Location Change for 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
CINCINNATI, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Cincinnati Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: CINF) today announced a change in location for its 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders. The 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held on Saturday, May 2, at 9:30 a.m. ET as a virtual meeting. The company is making this change to a virtual meeting because of the emerging public health impact of the coronavirus outbreak and to support the health and wellbeing of its associates and shareholders and expects to resume its traditional in-person annual meetings next year.
Apr 01, 2020 09:49 ET
Newmont Corporation Announces Expiration and Final Results of the Tender Offers for its 3.500% Senior Notes due 2022 and Goldcorp’s 3.700% Notes due 2023
Newmont Corporation (NYSE: NEM, TSX: NGT) (Newmont or the Company) announced today the expiration and final results of the previously announced offers (each, a “Tender Offer” and, collectively, the “Tender Offers”) to purchase for cash up to the applicable Maximum Principal Tender Amount set forth in the table below of (i) the 3.500% Senior Notes
Apr 01, 2020 09:39 ET
CASELLA WASTE SYSTEMS, INC. TO HOST CONFERENCE CALL ON ITS FIRST QUARTER 2020 RESULTS; AND TO PRESENT AT UPCOMING INVESTOR EVENTS
Casella Waste Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: CWST), a regional solid waste, recycling, and resource management services company, will release its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2020 after the market closes on Thursday, May 7, 2020....
Apr 01, 2020 09:33 ET
VMware Sued for Securities Fraud; Investors Who Lost Money Should Contact Block & Leviton For A Free Case Evaluation
Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a national securities litigation firm, announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against VMware, Inc. (“VMware”) (NYSE: VMW) and certain of its officers for securities fraud.  The lead plaintiff...
Apr 01, 2020 09:31 ET
T-Mobile Announces Proposed Offering of Senior Secured Notes
T-Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) (“T-Mobile”) announced today that T-Mobile USA, Inc., its direct wholly-owned subsidiary (“T-Mobile USA”), plans to offer, subject to market and other conditions, senior secured notes in a private offering that is exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”). T-Mobile USA intends to use the net proceeds of this offering to repay amounts borrowed under the bridge credit agreement it incurred in connection with T-Mobile’s business combination with Sprint Corporation, and the balance, if any, for genera
Apr 01, 2020 09:31 ET
Thinking about buying stock in Advanced Micro Devices, Aytu Bioscience, Inseego, Moderna, or SuperCom?
NEW YORK, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AMD, AYTU, INSG, MRNA, and SPCB.
Apr 01, 2020 09:31 ET
Thinking about buying stock in Chembio Diagnostics, General Electric, iBio Inc, Peloton, or AT&T?
NEW YORK, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for CEMI, GE, IBIO, PTON, and T.
Apr 01, 2020 09:31 ET
Thinking about trading options or stock in Costco, Gilead Sciences, Coca-Cola, Netflix, or Zoom Video Communications?
NEW YORK, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for COST, GILD, KO, NFLX, and ZM.
Apr 01, 2020 09:31 ET
Thinking about trading options or stock in Johnson & Johnson, 3M, Procter & Gamble, Teladoc Health, or Walmart?
NEW YORK, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for JNJ, MMM, PG, TDOC, and WMT.
Apr 01, 2020 09:30 ET
FIRST MIDWEST COMMITS $2.5 MILLION IN COMMUNITY SUPPORT IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19
First Midwest Bank today announced a $2.5 million philanthropic commitment to aid in the response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Through the First Midwest Charitable Foundation, First Midwest Bank will deploy funds in support of its community and...
Apr 01, 2020 09:30 ET
Leah Daniels-Butler Wraps Casting Duties for New Eddie Murphy Film, “Coming 2 America”
via NEWMEDIAWIRE -- HQ Global Education, Inc. (OTC: HQGE) announced today that Leah Daniels-Butler, President of HQGE and its operating subsidiary 1oneninety5, LLC, has completed her assignment as casting director for the upcoming film “Coming 2...
Apr 01, 2020 09:30 ET
Taronis Fuels Board and Management Acquire Over 4 Million Shares in Block Investment
Taronis Fuels, Inc., (“Taronis” or “the Company”)(OTC: TRFN), a global producer of renewable and socially responsible fuel products, today announced a block purchase of just over 4 million shares of common stock were sold to insiders of Taronis...
Apr 01, 2020 09:30 ET
Fernhill is Set to Sanitize with Alcohol, Aloe and CBD
Carlsbad, California--(Newsfile Corp. - April 1, 2020) - Fernhill Beverage, Inc., (OTC Pink: FHBC) is pleased to announce that the Company has begun the process of converting a portion of a production facility, normally intended to fill beverage bottles, into one that is capable of producing sanitizer.
Apr 01, 2020 09:30 ET
It's Time to Buy American Products: A Letter from Inside an American Factory
FORT PIERCE, FL / ACCESSWIRE / April 1, 2020 / Twin Vee (OTC PINK:TVPC) is a business like any other, Our Company builds products, and of course, we need to sell our products to generate enough revenue to pay our 50 plus skilled employees. Our Company has been designing and building American boats for over 25 years. The products we produce are not essential according to the recent government guidelines, but some would argue, essential enough for family time, living life, and recharging. Boating is the benefit of hard work, saving your money, and being responsible. Boating is o
Apr 01, 2020 09:30 ET
LTC Declares Its Monthly Common Stock Cash Dividend for the Second Quarter of 2020
LTC Properties, Inc. (NYSE:LTC) announced today that it had declared a monthly cash dividend on its common stock for the second quarter of 2020.
Apr 01, 2020 09:29 ET
Kinross provides global update on COVID-19 response planning and financial position
Kinross Gold Corporation (TSX:K; NYSE:KGC) (“Kinross” or the “Company”) continues to implement comprehensive and proactive measures to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. While the Company cannot predict the future impact of the pandemic on its...
Apr 01, 2020 09:29 ET
Therapix Biosciences Announces Pricing of $1.25 Million Public Offering
TEL AVIV, Israel, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Therapix Biosciences Ltd. ("Therapix" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: TRPX), a specialty, clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focusing on the development of cannabinoid-based treatments, today announced the pricing of a public offering for the issuance of an aggregate of 4,166,668 units, each consisting of (i) one pre-funded warrant to purchase one American depositary share ("ADS") and (ii) one Series B warrant to purchase one ADS, at a purchase price of $0.2999 per unit. The Series B warrants will have an exercise price of $0.43 per ADS, will be
Apr 01, 2020 09:28 ET
PERFORMANCE SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES COMPLETION OF SALE AND DELIVERY OF VESSEL TO HER NEW OWNERS
Performance Shipping Inc. (NASDAQ: PSHG), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of vessels, announced that today it has completed the previously announced sale of the 2008-built Post-Panamax container vessel...
Apr 01, 2020 09:28 ET
American Financial Group, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend
American Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: AFG) announced that it has declared a regular dividend of $0.45 per share of American Financial Group Common Stock. The dividend is payable on April 27, 2020 to holders of record at the close of business on April 15, 2020.
Apr 01, 2020 09:27 ET
BERRY CORPORATION (bry) ADJUSTS 2020 PLANS; HEIGHTENED FOCUS ON BUILDING CASH IN 2020 AND ENSURING FLEXIBILITY THROUGH 2021
Berry Corporation (bry) (NASDAQ:BRY) (the “Company” or “Berry”) today provided updated guidance in response to current market conditions. As of March 31, 2020, the Company has: Reduced planned 2020 capital expenditures by approximately 50% from...
Apr 01, 2020 09:25 ET
AllianzGI Convertible & Income Fund II Postpones Payment of Declared Common Share Dividend and Declaration of Next Monthly Dividend
The Board of Trustees of AllianzGI Convertible & Income Fund II (NYSE: NCZ) (the “Fund”) announced today that the Fund has postponed the payment of the previously declared (March 2, 2020) dividend on the Fund’s common shares scheduled for payment on April 1, 2020 and the declaration of the next dividend on the Fund’s common shares, which would have been paid on or around May 2020.
Apr 01, 2020 09:24 ET
UPDATE - EdtechX Holdings and Meten International Announce Successful Merger Closing and Capital Raise
EdtechX Holdings Acquisition Corp. (“EdtechX”) (Nasdaq: EDTX), the world’s first special purpose acquisition company focused on investing in the education services and education technology industry, and Meten International Education Group...
Apr 01, 2020 09:23 ET
Atlas Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common and Preferred Shares
LONDON, April 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Atlas Corp. ("Atlas") (NYSE: ATCO) announced today that the Company's Board of Directors has declared cash dividends on its common and preferred shares as follows: 
Apr 01, 2020 09:23 ET
Atlas Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common and Preferred Shares
LONDON, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Atlas Corp. ("Atlas") (NYSE: ATCO) announced today that the Company's Board of Directors has declared cash dividends on its common and preferred shares as follows: 
Apr 01, 2020 09:23 ET
Murphy USA Announces Annual $500,000 Commitment To Boys & Girls Clubs of America Through New Cause Campaign 'Great Futures Fueled Here'
EL DORADO, Ark., April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE: MUSA) is pleased to announce that they have entered into a national cause marketing partnership agreement with Boys & Girls Clubs of America. Central to this agreement, Murphy USA will launch a multiple-phase cause campaign across their nearly 1,500 locations in 26 states, the first of which will begin April 1.