News Feed - US

Ad blocking detected

Thank you for visiting CanadianInsider.com. We have detected you cannot see ads being served on our site due to blocking. Unfortunately, due to the high cost of data, we cannot serve the requested page without the accompanied ads.

If you have installed ad-blocking software, please disable it (sometimes a complete uninstall is necessary). Private browsing Firefox users should be able to disable tracking protection while visiting our website. Visit Mozilla support for more information. If you do not believe you have any ad-blocking software on your browser, you may want to try another browser, computer or internet service provider. Alternatively, you may consider the following if you want an ad-free experience.

Canadian Insider Club
$299/ year*
Daily Morning INK newsletter
+3 months archive
Canadian Market INK weekly newsletter
+3 months archive
30 publication downloads per month from the PDF store
Top 20 Gold, Top 30 Energy, Top 40 Stock downloads from the PDF store
All benefits of basic registration
No 3rd party display ads
JOIN THE CLUB

* Price is subject to applicable taxes.

Paid subscriptions and memberships are auto-renewing unless cancelled (easily done via the Account Settings Membership Status page after logging in). Once cancelled, a subscription or membership will terminate at the end of the current term.

Apr 03, 2020 16:15 ET
Ingevity announces change of location for 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
Due to the public health impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, Ingevity Corporation (NYSE: NGVT) today announced a change in location for the company’s 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders via the filing of additional proxy materials with the SEC.
Apr 03, 2020 16:15 ET
New Senior Provides COVID-19 Update
New Senior Investment Group Inc. (“New Senior” or the “Company”) (NYSE: SNR) has prepared an update regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. A link to the update can be found on www.newseniorinv.com under Investor Relations – Presentations.”
Apr 03, 2020 16:15 ET
Oracle Corporation Recommends Shareholders Reject "Mini-Tender" Offer by Ponos Industries LLC
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) today announced that it received notice of an unsolicited "mini-tender" offer by Ponos Industries LLC (Ponos Industries) to purchase up to 2,000,000 shares of Oracle capital stock, which represents approximately 0.063% of the common shares outstanding, at a price of $50.00 per share in cash.
Apr 03, 2020 16:15 ET
Selective Insurance Group, Inc. Schedules Earnings Release and Conference Call to Announce 1st Quarter 2020 Results
BRANCHVILLE, N.J., April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Selective Insurance Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SIGI) has announced that it will release its first quarter 2020 financial results after the market closes on Tuesday, May 5, 2020. The company will hold a conference call on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. (ET) to discuss the results.
Apr 03, 2020 16:15 ET
Senseonics Announces Equity Grants To Employees Under Inducement Plan
Senseonics Holdings, Inc. (NYSE American: SENS), a medical technology company focused on the development and commercialization of a long-term, implantable continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system for people with diabetes, announced that it had made equity grants to new employees under its 2019 Inducement Plan (the “Plan”) in accordance with NYSE American Company Guide Section 711(a).
Apr 03, 2020 16:15 ET
The Chemours Company Provides COVID-19 Update
WILMINGTON, Del., April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chemours Company (Chemours) (NYSE: CC), a global chemistry company with leading market positions in Fluoroproducts, Chemical Solutions and Titanium Technologies, today announced action it is taking to address macroeconomic uncertainty driven by the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Apr 03, 2020 16:15 ET
Whirlpool Corporation to Webcast 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
BENTON HARBOR, Mich., April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) will hold its Annual Meeting of Stockholders ("Annual Meeting") on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 8:00 a.m. CT. The meeting, which will be held in a virtual format only, will be webcast to the public and can be accessed at: http://www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/WHR2020. A replay of the webcast will be available on the Company's Investor Relations website (investors.whirlpoolcorp.com) under "Events & Presentations".
Apr 03, 2020 16:12 ET
Citizens Financial Group Announces First Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call Details
As previously announced, Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: CFG) will report its first quarter 2020 earnings on April 17, 2020. The news release and supplemental materials will be available at http://investor.citizensbank.com. CFG management will ho
Apr 03, 2020 16:12 ET
EQUITY ALERT: ROSEN, NATIONAL INVESTOR COUNSEL, Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Gossamer Bio, Inc. – GOSS
Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, announces the filing of a class action lawsuit on behalf of purchasers of the securities of Gossamer Bio, Inc. (NASDAQ: GOSS) (i) pursuant and/or traceable to the Company’s initial public offering in February 2019 (the “IPO” or “Offering”); and/or (ii) between February 8, 2019 and December 13, 2019, inclusive (the “Class Period”). The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for Gossamer investors under the federal securities laws.
Apr 03, 2020 16:10 ET
Natus Medical to Hold 2020 First Quarter Financial Results Conference Call on April 30th
Natus Medical Incorporated (NASDAQ: NTUS), (the “Company” or “Natus”), a leading provider of medical device solutions focused on the diagnosis and treatment of central nervous and sensory system disorders for patients of all ages, announced today...
Apr 03, 2020 16:10 ET
Avantor® to Report First Quarter 2020 Earnings and Host Earnings Call on Wednesday, April 29, 2020
RADNOR, Pa., April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Avantor, Inc. (NYSE: AVTR), a leading global provider of mission critical products and services to customers in the life science and advanced technologies & applied materials industries, announced today that it will release its financial results for the first quarter 2020 after the market closes on Wednesday, April 29, 2020, and will hold a conference call on the same day to discuss the results at 5:00 pm EDT.
Apr 03, 2020 16:10 ET
BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust Announces No Unit Payment for First Quarter 2020
This is to advise you that BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust (NYSE: BPT) announces that the dividend information for the First Quarter of 2020 is as follows:
Apr 03, 2020 16:10 ET
Cactus Announces Business Update
Cactus, Inc. (NYSE: WHD) (“Cactus” or the “Company”) today announced that as part of the Company’s comprehensive response to the weakened macroeconomic environment, Cactus reduced its total U.S. associate headcount by approximately 30% effective April 1st in anticipation of the activity declines expected by early in the second quarter. Cactus also implemented large-scale salary reductions for its workforce beginning in March, inclusive of a 50% reduction to the CEO’s base salary, and salary reductions ranging from 25% to 50% for its other named executive officers. Board Member remun
Apr 03, 2020 16:10 ET
IBERIABANK Corporation Declares Cash Dividends on Series C and Series D Preferred Stock
LAFAYETTE, La., April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of IBERIABANK Corporation (NASDAQ: IBKC) announced the declaration of a quarterly cash dividend on the Company's outstanding shares of 6.60% Fixed-to-Floating Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series C, par value $1.00 per share (the "Series C Preferred Stock").
Apr 03, 2020 16:08 ET
United Airlines Partners with New York City to Fly Medical Volunteers to Help in COVID-19 Fight
NEW YORK, April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines is partnering with New York City to provide free round-trip flights for medical volunteers who want to help in the frontline fight against the COVID-19 crisis. The airline is working closely with the Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City and a network of medical volunteer organizations, including The Society of Critical Care Medicine, to coordinate travel for doctors, nurses and other medical professionals from across the country to help treat patients, in this time of unprecedented need. 
Apr 03, 2020 16:05 ET
Amplify Energy Announces Retirement of Ken Mariani, Appointment of Martyn Willsher as Interim CEO, Appointment of Chris Hamm as Lead Director
Amplify Energy Corp. (NYSE: AMPY) (“Amplify” or the “Company”) announced today that Ken Mariani, Amplify’s President & CEO, has notified the Board of his planned retirement from the Company, effective April 3, 2020.  Amplify’s Board has appointed...
Apr 03, 2020 16:05 ET
HILLMAN GROUP CAPITAL TRUST ANNOUNCES EXTENSION OF INTEREST PAYMENT PERIOD ON TRUST PREFERRED SECURITIES
The Hillman Companies, Inc. (“Hillman” or the “Company”) announced today that the Company will extend the interest payment period on the Junior Subordinated Debentures held by the Property Trustee and, as a consequence, will temporarily defer the...
Apr 03, 2020 16:05 ET
Prothena Announces Inducement Grant Under Nasdaq Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)
Prothena Corporation plc (NASDAQ:PRTA), a clinical-stage neuroscience company with expertise in protein misfolding, today announced that in connection with hiring an executive on March 30, 2020, the compensation committee of the Company’s board of...
Apr 03, 2020 16:05 ET
SeaSpine Reports Granting of Inducement Awards
SeaSpine Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SPNE), a global medical technology company focused on surgical solutions for the treatment of spinal disorders, today announced that it has issued inducement awards to nine non-executive employees. The awards...
Apr 03, 2020 16:05 ET
Teligent, Inc. to Hold Conference Call for Fourth Quarter and 2019 Full Year Financial Results on Wednesday April 8, 2020
Teligent, Inc. (NASDAQ: TLGT), a New Jersey-based specialty generic pharmaceutical company, announced they will hold a conference call at 8:00 a.m. ET on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 to discuss the 4th quarter and 2019 full year financial results and...
Apr 03, 2020 16:05 ET
Amundi Pioneer Declares Monthly Distributions for Pioneer Closed-End Funds
Amundi Pioneer Asset Management today announced the declaration of dividends for five Pioneer closed-end funds for April 2020.
Apr 03, 2020 16:05 ET
Cadence Announces First Quarter 2020 Financial Results Webcast
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) will hold its first quarter financial results webcast on Monday, April 20, 2020.
Apr 03, 2020 16:05 ET
Contura Announces Temporary Operational Changes
BRISTOL, Tenn., April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Contura Energy, Inc. (NYSE: CTRA), a leading U.S. coal supplier, today announced temporary operational changes in response to market conditions, existing coal inventory levels, and recent customer deferrals due to concern around the global economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
Apr 03, 2020 16:05 ET
First Financial Bankshares, Inc. Announces Its 2020 Annual Meeting Of Shareholders Will Be Held In Virtual-Only Format
ABILENE, Texas, April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- First Financial Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FFIN) (the "Company") announced today that its regularly scheduled 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the "Annual Meeting") will not be held at the Abilene Civic Center in light of the public health concerns regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19), but instead will be held solely by remote communication, in a virtual-only format. F. Scott Dueser, Chairman, President, and CEO, J. Bruce Hildebrand, Executive Vice President and CFO and Kirk Thaxton, President of First Financial Trust & Asset Management Co
Apr 03, 2020 16:05 ET
Floor & Decor Announces Store Operating Update in Response to COVID-19
Floor & Decor Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE:FND), a leading specialty retailer of hard surface flooring, announced today an update on temporary operating changes to its business in response to COVID-19.
Apr 03, 2020 16:05 ET
Medpace Holdings, Inc. to Report First Quarter 2020 Financial Results on April 28, 2020
Medpace Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:MEDP) (“Medpace”) today announced that it will report its first quarter 2020 financial results after the market close on Tuesday, April 28, 2020. The Company will host a conference call the following morning, Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at 9:00 a.m. ET to discuss these results.
Apr 03, 2020 16:05 ET
MV Oil Trust Announces Trust First Quarter Distribution
MV Oil Trust (NYSE: MVO) announced the Trust distribution of net profits for the first quarterly payment period ended March 31, 2020.
Apr 03, 2020 16:05 ET
Piper Sandler Announces Grants of Inducement Equity Awards
Piper Sandler Companies (NYSE: PIPR), a leading investment bank and institutional securities firm, today announced that its board of directors has approved the grant of equity awards under the Piper Sandler Companies 2020 employment inducement award plan (the “Inducement Plan”) in connection with Piper Sandler’s acquisition of The Valence Group (the “Valence Group”).
Apr 03, 2020 16:05 ET
SG Blocks Announces Closing of Public Offering of Common Stock
SG Blocks, Inc. (NASDAQ: SGBX), a leading designer, fabricator and innovator o
Apr 03, 2020 16:05 ET
SpartanNash Announces Frontline Bonus Pay for All Hourly Frontline Associates
SpartanNash (NASDAQ: SPTN) today announced more than 16,000 part- and full-time hourly frontline associates will receive an additional $2 per hour for all hours worked between April 5 and 25. The frontline bonus pay will apply to hourly SpartanNash associates working in its 155 company-owned stores, Caito Foods facilities and 18 distribution centers.
Apr 03, 2020 16:05 ET
TPG Specialty Lending, Inc. Schedules Earnings Release and Conference Call to Discuss its First Quarter Ended March 31, 2020 Financial Results
TPG Specialty Lending, Inc. (NYSE: TSLX) (“TSLX” or “the Company") announced today that it will release its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2020 on Tuesday, May 5, 2020, after the market closes. TSLX invites all interested persons to its webcast / conference call on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss its first quarter ended March 31, 2020 financial results.
Apr 03, 2020 16:02 ET
SEACOAST BANKING CORPORATION OF FLORIDA TO ANNOUNCE FIRST QUARTER EARNINGS RESULTS APRIL 28, 2020
Seacoast Banking Corporation of Florida (NASDAQ: SBCF), a bank holding company whose operating entity is Seacoast Bank, today announced it will release first quarter results April 28th, after the market closes. Upon release, investors may access a...
Apr 03, 2020 16:02 ET
Community Bank System Announces First Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call
SYRACUSE, N.Y., April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Community Bank System, Inc. (NYSE: CBU) invites you to participate in a conference call to discuss the Company's financial and operating performance during its first quarter ended March 31, 2020.
Apr 03, 2020 16:01 ET
McGrath RentCorp Announces New Private Shelf Agreement
McGrath RentCorp (NASDAQ:MGRC) (the “Company”), a diversified business-to-business rental company, announced today that it has entered into a new $250 million note purchase and private shelf agreement with Prudential Private Capital.  In addition...
Apr 03, 2020 16:01 ET
AMN Healthcare to Hold Virtual 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders
DALLAS and SAN DIEGO, April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE: AMN) today announced that, due to public health concerns relating to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, and to protect the health and well-being of its shareholders, directors and employees, AMN's 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the "Annual Meeting") will now be held virtually at 8:30 a.m. Central Time on April 22, 2020. The virtual meeting will provide shareholders the ability to participate, vote their shares, and ask questions during the meeting.
Apr 03, 2020 16:01 ET
Curis Reports Inducement Grants Under NASDAQ Listing Rule 5635(c)(4)
LEXINGTON, Mass., April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Curis, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRIS), a biotechnology company focused on the development of innovative therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, today announced that on April 1, 2020, the independent Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors of Curis approved the grant of inducement stock options to purchase a total of 110,000 shares of Curis common stock to three new employees, with a grant date of April 1, 2020 (the "Q2 2020 Inducement Grants").
Apr 03, 2020 16:01 ET
Kala Pharmaceuticals Announces Exercise of Underwriters’ Option to Purchase Additional Shares
Kala Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Kala”) (NASDAQ:KALA) today announced that the underwriters of its previously announced underwritten public offering of common stock, which closed on March 13, 2020, have exercised a portion of their option to purchase additional shares of common stock at the public offering price, less underwriting discounts and commissions. After giving effect to the sale of 979,371 additional shares of common stock in the option closing, the total number of shares of common stock sold by Kala in the offering increased to 16,979,371 shares, which resulted in aggregate gross procee
Apr 03, 2020 16:00 ET
Cortland Bancorp Changes Location of its Annual Meeting of Shareholders
Cortland Bancorp (NASDAQ: CLDB), the holding company for The Cortland Savings and Banking Company, is changing the location of the upcoming annual meeting scheduled for Wednesday, April 29, 2020, to our headquarters at 194 West Main Street,...
Apr 03, 2020 16:00 ET
ROSEN, NATIONAL INVESTOR COUNSEL, Reminds Exela Technologies, Inc. Investors of Important May 22nd Deadline in Securities Class Action First Filed by the Firm – XELA
New York, N.Y., April 3, 2020. Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Exela Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: XELA) between March 16, 2018 and March 16, 2020, inclusive (the “Class Period”) of the...
Apr 03, 2020 16:00 ET
VERA BRADLEY PROVIDES ADDITIONAL BUSINESS UPDATES RELATED TO COVID-19
Vera Bradley, Inc. (Nasdaq: VRA) (“Vera Bradley” or the “Company”) today announced additional business updates related to COVID-19. Rob Wallstrom, Chief Executive Officer of Vera Bradley, noted, “The COVID-19 pandemic has affected nearly every...
Apr 03, 2020 16:00 ET
Eastmain Provides Clarifications to Management Information Circular and Announces Amendments to Shareholder Meeting Materials
Eastmain Resources Inc. (TSX:ER) (the “Company” or “Eastmain”) announces today proposed amendments with respect to certain matters which are to be considered and voted upon at its annual and special meeting of shareholders to be held on April 23, 2020 (the “Meeting”), as well as certain clarifications to its Management Information Circular dated as of March 6, 2020 in connection with the Meeting (the “Circular”).
Apr 03, 2020 16:00 ET
NHI to Participate in the Mizuho Inaugural Healthcare REIT Conference
MURFREESBORO, TN / ACCESSWIRE / April 3, 2020 / National Health Investors (NYSE:NHI) announced that senior management will be conducting virtual meetings with institutional investors as part of the Mizuho Inaugural Healthcare REIT Conference on Tuesday, April 7, 2020.
Apr 03, 2020 16:00 ET
RBC Cuts Credit Card Interest by 50% for Clients Facing Hardship Due to COVID-19
Effective April 6, 2020, RBC will reduce credit card interest charges by 50% for personal and small business clients receiving minimum payment deferrals
Apr 03, 2020 15:55 ET
No Borders, Inc. (Ticker:NBDR) Has Begun Receiving and Shipping of the 15 Minute COVID-19 Serological Tests in the USA
via NEWMEDIAWIRE ‒ No Borders, Inc. (OTC:NBDR), today announced that the Company has in the past week received its initial shipment of COVID-19 serological tests into its operations center in Phoenix, Arizona, with the first shipment to a New...
Apr 03, 2020 15:42 ET
Change Healthcare Publishes CARES Act Advisory Resource for Providers
Change Healthcare (Nasdaq: CHNG) today launched a CARES Act Advisory resource hub to help providers seeking access to emergency federal funding made available through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. The site contains informational resources and step-by-st
Apr 03, 2020 15:40 ET
AAON Manufacturing HVAC Equipment for Temporary Hospitals and Critical Infrastructure
AAON, Inc. (NASDAQ-AAON) is proud to announce that today the first truckload of AAON HVAC equipment shipped out for the Stony Brook Temporary Hospital under construction in Stony Brook, NY. As an essential manufacturer of HVAC systems, AAON is...
Apr 03, 2020 15:28 ET
BBVA USA launches Paycheck Protection Program applications online
HOUSTON, April 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- BBVA USA today announced it will be one of the first banks in the U.S. to begin processing customer applications for the Paycheck Protection Program, a key small business relief component of the recently passed CARES Act and administered through the Small Business Administration (SBA). 
Apr 03, 2020 15:28 ET
SCE Crews Insulate Power Lines to Prepare for Active Wildfire Season
Along The Old Road in Valencia, Willie Rios and his crews are installing insulated power lines, work by Southern California Edison that is considered critical during the COVID-19 pandemic. They are working amid a challenging health crisis while practicing physical distancing.
Apr 03, 2020 15:25 ET
Issuance of Incentive Stock Options and Deferred Share Units
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / April 3, 2020 / Gabriel Resources Ltd. (TSXV:GBU) ("Gabriel" or the "Company") announces that it has granted an aggregate of 122,908 incentive stock options under the Company's stock option plan (the "Option Plan") and 99,176 deferred share units under the Company's deferred share unit plan (the "DSU Plan") to certain directors of the Company as non-cash directors' fees for Q1 2020 (the "Director Grant"). All incentive stock options issued under the Director Grant are exercisable for a period of ten
Apr 03, 2020 15:16 ET
Walmart Announces 2020 Annual Shareholders’ Meeting Date
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) today announced that, as a result of the public health impact from the coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19), its Annual Shareholders’ Meeting set for Wednesday, June 3, 2020, will be conducted by a virtual meeting only. While shareholders will be able to attend the meeting online, there will not be a physical location for the annual meeting.