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Jan 22, 2015, 11:46 ET

Baker Hughes Declares Quarterly Dividend

Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Martin S. Craighead, announced today that the Baker Hughes Board of...

Jan 20, 2015, 15:59 ET

C. Ray Baker & Associates Forges Unprecedented Financial Alliance for Housing Authority of Elgin

 Eight private and public sector sources have stepped forward to fund the renovation and expansion of Central Park Tower (CPT), an 11-story,...

Jan 20, 2015, 06:00 ET

Baker Hughes Announces Fourth Quarter and Annual Results

Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today results for the fourth quarter of 2014. Martin Craighead, Baker Hughes Chairman and Chief...

Jan 12, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Baker & Taylor Adds Reservation Tool to KnowledgePoint Platform

 Baker & Taylor, the premier worldwide distributor of digital and print books and entertainment products, is expanding collection...

Jan 09, 2015, 06:00 ET

Baker Hughes Announces Fourth Quarter 2014 Well Count

Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the U.S. onshore well count for the fourth quarter 2014 was 9,544 wells, relatively...

Jan 09, 2015, 06:00 ET

Baker Hughes Announces December 2014 Rig Counts

Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the international rig count for December 2014 was 1,313, down 11 from the 1,324 counted...

Jan 06, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Baker & Taylor Partners with Cricket Media to Provide Children's Content in KnowledgePoint

  Baker & Taylor, the premier worldwide distributor of digital and print books and entertainment products, has announced a content...

Dec 15, 2014, 17:00 ET

Baker Hughes Announces Fourth Quarter 2014 Conference Call

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that it has scheduled a conference call on Tuesday, January 20, 2015, to discuss results...

Dec 05, 2014, 06:00 ET

Baker Hughes Announces November 2014 Rig Counts

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the international rig count for November 2014 was 1,324, up 16 from the 1,308...

Nov 21, 2014, 17:00 ET

Baker Hughes to Present at Wells Fargo's 2014 Energy Symposium

Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that the Company's Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, Derek Mathieson, will present...

Nov 14, 2014, 20:09 ET

Baker Hughes Announces Receipt of Director Nominations from Halliburton

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) today announced receipt of notice from Halliburton Company that it intends to nominate candidates to...

Nov 13, 2014, 18:32 ET

Baker Hughes Confirms Preliminary Discussions with Halliburton

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) today confirmed that it has engaged in preliminary discussions with Halliburton Company regarding a...

Nov 11, 2014, 07:50 ET

41-43=45: Bush expert says George W.'s new biography of father aims to pave way for brother, Jeb

 Today is not just Veterans Day. It is the day a most peculiar event unfolds: One former president named George Bush releases his "personal...

Nov 07, 2014, 06:00 ET

Baker Hughes Announces October 2014 Rig Counts

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the international rig count for October 2014 was 1,308, down 15 from the 1,323...

Oct 28, 2014, 09:00 ET

Former U.S. Senator Tom Daschle Joins With Baker Donelson to Form The Daschle Group, A Public Policy Advisory of Baker Donelson

 Former U.S. Senator and Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle (D-SD) and leading law and government affairs firm Baker Donelson announced today...

Oct 28, 2014, 08:45 ET

Lexington, Kentucky REALTOR® Karolina Baker Earns Her Military Relocation Professional (MRP) Certification

 Karolina Baker is a Real Estate Agent with RE/Max Elite Realty, covering the Central Kentucky area. She recently earned her Military...

Oct 22, 2014, 15:38 ET

Baker Hughes Declares Quarterly Dividend

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Martin S. Craighead, announced today that the Baker Hughes Board...

Oct 16, 2014, 17:35 ET

Baker Street Delivers Letter To The Board Of Directors Of Swift Energy

 Baker Street Capital Management, LLC (together with its affiliates, "Baker Street"), one of the largest shareholders Swift Energy Company...

Oct 16, 2014, 06:30 ET

Baker Hughes Announces Third Quarter Results

 Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today results for the third quarter of 2014 are as follows: Q3 2014 Q3...

Oct 13, 2014, 10:05 ET
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Baker & Taylor and James Bennett Poised to Expand in New Zealand

 Baker & Taylor, the premier worldwide distributor of digital and print books and entertainment products, along with its Australian...