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Jul 23, 2015, 07:00 ET
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A. O. Smith reports record earnings on strong global sales growth; raises full year EPS guidance over 10 percent

 Water technology company A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE-AOS) today announced record second quarter net earnings of $71.1 million or $.79 per...

Jul 21, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Copyright Litigator Robert E. Allen Joins McKool Smith

 McKool Smith, one of America's leading trial firms, has announced that intellectual property (IP) litigator, Robert E. Allen, has joined the...

Jul 21, 2015, 06:05 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of Vivint Solar, Inc. -VSLR

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Vivint Solar,...

Jul 16, 2015, 21:35 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of Receptos, Inc. -RCPT

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Receptos, Inc....

Jul 16, 2015, 07:33 ET
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Award-Winning Celebrity Hairstylist to Launch Haircare Line on HSN

It's safe to wash your hair again! At least it is with UK celebrity hairstylist Tara Smith's new eponymous line of haircare products, making its...

Jul 15, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Smith Micro Software Schedules Teleconference to Discuss Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results

 Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMSI), a leading provider of wireless and mobility solutions, today announced that it will report its...

Jul 13, 2015, 22:10 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P. -MWE

 Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of MarkWest Energy...

Jul 13, 2015, 19:39 ET
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A. O. Smith Corporation declares quarterly dividend

Directors of A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE:AOS) today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $.19 per share on the company's Common...

Jul 13, 2015, 11:00 ET

Ward, Smith & Hill Helps Client Win $9.25 Million East Texas Patent Verdict

 Attorneys Wesley Hill of Longview, Texas-based Ward, Smith & Hill, PLLC, and Christopher Banys of Palo Alto, California-based Banys, P.C.,...

Jul 10, 2015, 18:35 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of Gramercy Property Trust, Inc. -GPT

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Gramercy Property...

Jul 09, 2015, 20:18 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Law Office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces July 13, 2015 Deadline in Global Power Equipment Group, Inc. litigation (GLPW)

 Law Office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that Global Power Equipment Group, Inc. ("Global Power" or the "Company") (NYSE: GLPW)...

Jul 09, 2015, 18:17 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors Chubb Corporation -CB

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Chubb Corporation...

Jul 09, 2015, 12:03 ET

Lozano Smith Attorneys Recognized as California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

 Lozano Smith, LLP, a leading California education and public agency law firm, is pleased to announce that four attorneys from across the state...

Jul 02, 2015, 12:26 ET

Watch Out for CFOs With Big John Hancocks: UMD Researchers say

John Hancock rallied a nation with his large autograph on the Declaration of Independence, but new research from the University of Maryland's...

Jul 01, 2015, 11:55 ET
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A. O. Smith to hold second quarter conference call on July 23

 A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE: AOS) will release its second quarter 2015 financial results before the market opens on Thursday, July 23, and...

Jun 30, 2015, 16:21 ET

Information Age, Global Workplaces Slowing Hiring Process: UMD Career Expert

The hiring process is slowing.  As of April, the average vacancy took 23.7 days to fill, nearly double the 15.3 days of mid-2009. Applicants...

Jun 30, 2015, 12:33 ET

DataQuill Wins $31.5 Million Texas Patent Infringement Verdict against ZTE Corp.

 A jury in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas in Marshall has ordered the fourth-largest supplier of mobile devices in...

Jun 26, 2015, 18:35 ET

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of Home Properties, Inc. - HME

Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Home Properties, Inc....

Jun 25, 2015, 17:00 ET
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Smith & Wesson Board of Directors Authorizes $50 Million Stock Repurchase Plan

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select Market: SWHC), a leader in firearm manufacturing and design, today announced that its...

Jun 25, 2015, 17:00 ET
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Gregory J. Gluchowski, Jr. Joins Board of Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation

 Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ Global Select: SWHC), a leader in firearm manufacturing and design, today announced that...