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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Aurora Cannabis Inc. - ACB

Friday, January 17, 2020 - 3:00pm

NEW YORK, Jan. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Aurora Cannabis Inc. (Aurora or the Company) (NYSE: ACB).

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Jan. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Aurora Cannabis Inc. (Aurora or the Company) (NYSE: ACB).
  • On November 14, 2019, post-market, Aurora issued a press release reporting its financial results for its first fiscal quarter of 2020.
  • Among other things, Aurora reported a 24% sequential decline in revenues compared to the fourth fiscal quarter of 2019.
  • Founded by the late Abraham L. Pomerantz, known as the dean of the class action bar, the Pomerantz Firm pioneered the field of securities class actions.

Urovant Sciences to Ring the Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell

Friday, January 17, 2020 - 1:00pm

Urovant Sciences (Nasdaq: UROV) announced today that Chief Executive Officer Keith Katkin and other Urovant executives will ring the opening bell of the Nasdaq Stock Market on Tuesday, January 21, 2020, at 9:30 a.m. Eastern.

Key Points: 
  • Urovant Sciences (Nasdaq: UROV) announced today that Chief Executive Officer Keith Katkin and other Urovant executives will ring the opening bell of the Nasdaq Stock Market on Tuesday, January 21, 2020, at 9:30 a.m. Eastern.
  • The ceremony will begin at 9:20 a.m. To view a live stream of the Nasdaq Opening Bell, please visit Nasdaqs MarketSite: https://www.nasdaq.com/marketsite/bell-ringing-ceremony .
  • We are honored to be ringing the Nasdaq opening bell to commemorate our initial public offering just over one year ago, said Keith Katkin, Chief Executive Officer.
  • Urovant Sciences is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing innovative therapies for urologic conditions.

Renren Announces Resignation of CFO

Friday, January 17, 2020 - 10:00am

"We would like to thank Thomas for his valuable contributions to our company over the years.

Key Points: 
  • "We would like to thank Thomas for his valuable contributions to our company over the years.
  • We wish him all success in his future endeavors," said Renren's chairman and chief executive officer, Mr. Joseph Chen.
  • Renren Inc.(NYSE: RENN) operates a leading premium used auto business in China through its subsidiary Kaixin Auto Holdings (NASDAQ: KXIN) as well as several US-based SaaS business.
  • Renren'sADSs, each currently representing forty-five (45) Class A ordinary shares of the Company, are traded onNYSEunder the symbol "RENN".

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Qudian Inc. - QD

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 6:59pm

NEW YORK, Jan. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Qudian Inc. (Qudian or the Company) (NYSE:QD).

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Jan. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Qudian Inc. (Qudian or the Company) (NYSE:QD).
  • Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at rswilloughby@pomlaw.com or 888-476-6529, ext.
  • Founded by the late Abraham L. Pomerantz, known as the dean of the class action bar, the Pomerantz Firm pioneered the field of securities class actions.
  • The Firm has recovered numerous multimillion-dollar damages awards on behalf of class members.

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Provident Financial Services, Inc. - PFS

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 5:39pm

NEW YORK, Jan. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Provident Financial Services, Inc. (Provident or the Company) (NYSE:PFS).

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Jan. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Provident Financial Services, Inc. (Provident or the Company) (NYSE:PFS).
  • Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at rswilloughby@pomlaw.com or 888-476-6529, ext.
  • Provident further disclosed that the Company had established a $2.5 million specific reserve for this impaired loan.
  • Founded by the late Abraham L. Pomerantz, known as the dean of the class action bar, the Pomerantz Firm pioneered the field of securities class actions.

First Annual Index Ranks Climate Impact of Transportation for 100 Largest U.S. Metro Areas

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 2:05pm

For the StreetLight Data 2020 U.S. Transportation Climate Impact Index, the company ranked the country's largest metro areas from 1 (best) to 100 (worst) on six individual factors: VMT, bike commuting miles, pedestrian commuting miles, transit ridership, population density, and circuity.

Key Points: 
  • For the StreetLight Data 2020 U.S. Transportation Climate Impact Index, the company ranked the country's largest metro areas from 1 (best) to 100 (worst) on six individual factors: VMT, bike commuting miles, pedestrian commuting miles, transit ridership, population density, and circuity.
  • The StreetLight Data 2020 U.S. Transportation Climate Impact Index Top 10 U.S. Metro Areas:
    The top metro areas generally have low VMT, high mileage in bike and pedestrian commuting, high per-capita transit use, high population density, and low circuity.
  • A goal of our 2020 U.S. Transportation Climate Impact Index is to use objective and clear data to help spark discussions and new ways of addressing mobility in context."
  • Additional analysis of the 2020 U.S. Transportation Climate Impact Index top 10 U.S. metros:
    The New York metro area tops the index even with a very high level of VMT.

Kars4Kids Partners with The Child Center of NY for Martin Luther King Day Winter Wear Charity Distribution

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 2:46pm

Far Rockaway, NY, Jan. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- National car donation nonprofit Kars4Kids is extending the holiday gifting season for the Far Rockaway community by distributing warm winter sweaters, coats, and jackets on January 20, Martin Luther King Day, to children and adults in the community.

Key Points: 
  • Far Rockaway, NY, Jan. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- National car donation nonprofit Kars4Kids is extending the holiday gifting season for the Far Rockaway community by distributing warm winter sweaters, coats, and jackets on January 20, Martin Luther King Day, to children and adults in the community.
  • The winter wear distribution, to warm and benefit hundreds of residents of all ages, is in conjunction with the Child Center of New York and will be held in three of the Child Centers Cornerstone locations.
  • We strongly believe that every child deserves to be warm in winter.
  • The charitys iconic and innovative donation programs raise funds for its many year-round programs for children and families.

MAXIMUS to Hire 200 in Midtown Manhattan for 2020 Census

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 2:00pm

MAXIMUS, a leading provider of government services worldwide, announced today that it will hire seasonal employees to help support the 2020 Census.

Key Points: 
  • MAXIMUS, a leading provider of government services worldwide, announced today that it will hire seasonal employees to help support the 2020 Census.
  • In Midtown Manhattan, New York, MAXIMUS plans to hire more than 200 employees for its contact center work over the next several months.
  • Every ten years, the U.S. Federal Government conducts a full census of every person in the country.
  • In Midtown Manhattan, MAXIMUS is offering a competitive hourly wage of $21.64 for each of the 200 employees hired.

Stantec Selected as Lead Designer for Battery Coastal Resilience Project in Lower Manhattan

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 1:45pm

Top 10 global design firm Stantec has been selected by the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) to lead design for the Battery Coastal Resilience Project, spanning one third of a mile of waterfront along the 25-acre Battery Park.

Key Points: 
  • Top 10 global design firm Stantec has been selected by the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) to lead design for the Battery Coastal Resilience Project, spanning one third of a mile of waterfront along the 25-acre Battery Park.
  • The project is one of several underway or in planning as part of the Citys Lower Manhattan Coastal Resiliency initiative focused on protecting Lower Manhattan from the impacts of rising sea levels caused by climate change.
  • The project will ensure usability of this iconic public space for millions of yearly visitors over the next 80 years and play a critical role in Lower Manhattans growing network of resiliency reinforcements.
  • Except as may be required by law, Stantec undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements.

Antero Midstream Announces Fourth Quarter 2019 Return of Capital and Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 9:20pm

DENVER, Jan. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Antero Midstream Corporation (NYSE: AM)("Antero Midstream") today announced that the Board of Directors of Antero Midstream declared a cash dividend of $0.3075 per share ($1.23 per share annualized) for the fourth quarter of 2019.

Key Points: 
  • DENVER, Jan. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Antero Midstream Corporation (NYSE: AM)("Antero Midstream") today announced that the Board of Directors of Antero Midstream declared a cash dividend of $0.3075 per share ($1.23 per share annualized) for the fourth quarter of 2019.
  • In addition, Antero Midstream announced plans to issue their fourth quarter and full year 2019 earnings on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange.
  • Antero Midstream's fourth quarter 2019 dividend is unchanged as compared to the third quarter of 2019.
  • Antero Midstream plans to issue its fourth quarter and full year 2019 earnings on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange.