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Norbord Obtains Final Court Approval of the Plan of Arrangement and West Fraser Obtains Conditional NYSE Listing Approval

Saturday, January 23, 2021 - 1:04am

West Fraser Shares currently trade on the TSX under the symbol: "WFT".

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  • West Fraser Shares currently trade on the TSX under the symbol: "WFT".
  • Norbord Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of wood-based panels and the world's largest producer of oriented strand board (OSB).
  • Norbord has assets of approximately $2.1 billion and employs approximately 2,400 people at 17 plant locations (15 operating) in the United States, Canada and Europe.
  • Norbord is a publicly traded company listed on the TSX and the NYSE under the symbol "OSB".

BNY Mellon High Yield Strategies Fund Declares Dividend

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 10:02pm

On January 22, 2021, the Board of Trustees of BNY Mellon High Yield Strategies Fund (NYSE: DHF) declared from net investment income a monthly cash dividend of $0.0215 per share of beneficial interest, payable on February 22, 2021 to shareholders of record at the close of business on February 5, 2021.

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  • On January 22, 2021, the Board of Trustees of BNY Mellon High Yield Strategies Fund (NYSE: DHF) declared from net investment income a monthly cash dividend of $0.0215 per share of beneficial interest, payable on February 22, 2021 to shareholders of record at the close of business on February 5, 2021.
  • BNY Mellon Investment Adviser, Inc., the investment adviser for the Fund, is part of BNY Mellon Investment Management.
  • BNY Mellon Investment Management encompasses BNY Mellons affiliated investment management firms, wealth management organization and global distribution companies.
  • BNY Mellon Investment Managements website is intended to allow investors public access to information regarding the Fund and does not, and is not intended to, incorporate the website in this release.

Lee Enterprises plans quarterly call and webcast February 4, 2021

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 10:02pm

DAVENPORT, Iowa, Jan. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of high quality, trusted, local news and information, and a major platform for advertising in 77 markets, has scheduled an audio webcast and conference call for Thursday, February 4, 2021, at 9 a.m. Central Time.

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  • DAVENPORT, Iowa, Jan. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE: LEE), a leading provider of high quality, trusted, local news and information, and a major platform for advertising in 77 markets, has scheduled an audio webcast and conference call for Thursday, February 4, 2021, at 9 a.m. Central Time.
  • Lee plans to issue a news release before market open that day with preliminary results for its first fiscal quarter ended December 27, 2020.
  • The live webcast will be accessible at lee.net and will be available for replay 24 hours later.
  • Lee Common Stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol LEE.

Brown & Brown, Inc. Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 10:00pm

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Jan. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.0925 per share.

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  • DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Jan. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.0925 per share.
  • The dividend is payable on February 17, 2021 to shareholders of record on February 5, 2021.
  • Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE: BRO) is a leading insurance brokerage firm, providing risk management solutions to individuals and businesses.
  • With more than 80 years of proven success and thousands of teammates, we offer knowledge you can trust and strive to deliver superior customer service.

Holly Energy Partners Announces Quarterly Distribution of $0.35 per LP unit

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 9:30pm

The Board of Directors of Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:HEP) has declared a cash distribution of $0.35 per unit for the fourth quarter of 2020.

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  • The Board of Directors of Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:HEP) has declared a cash distribution of $0.35 per unit for the fourth quarter of 2020.
  • The distribution will be paid on February 12, 2021 to unitholders of record on February 2, 2021.
  • In 2021, HEP expects to hold the quarterly distribution constant at $0.35 per unit, or $1.40 on an annualized basis.
  • Holly Energy plans to announce results for its fourth quarter of 2020 on February 23, 2021 before the opening of trading on the NYSE.

CURO to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Financial Results on Thursday, February 4, 2021

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 8:52pm

CURO Group Holdings Corp. (NYSE: CURO) (CURO), a market leader in providing short-term credit to non-prime consumers, announced today that its fourth quarter 2020 financial results will be released after the market closes on Thursday, February 4, 2021.

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  • CURO Group Holdings Corp. (NYSE: CURO) (CURO), a market leader in providing short-term credit to non-prime consumers, announced today that its fourth quarter 2020 financial results will be released after the market closes on Thursday, February 4, 2021.
  • CURO will host a conference call the following morning to discuss the results at 8:15 a.m. Eastern Time on Friday, February 5, 2021.
  • The live webcast of the call can be accessed at the CURO Investors website at http://ir.curo.com/ , along with CUROs earnings press release, supplemental financial information and presentation slides.
  • With over 20 years of operating experience, CURO provides financial freedom to non-prime consumers.

Empire State Realty Trust Announces 2020 Tax Treatment of Its Distributions

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 8:14pm

Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESRT) owns, manages, operates, acquires and repositions office and retail properties in Manhattan and the greater New York metropolitan area, including the Empire State Building, the World's Most Famous Building.

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  • Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESRT) owns, manages, operates, acquires and repositions office and retail properties in Manhattan and the greater New York metropolitan area, including the Empire State Building, the World's Most Famous Building.
  • Empire State Realty Trust is a leader in energy efficiency in the built environment and sustainability, with 76 percent of the eligible portfolio ENERGY STAR certified.
  • To learn more about Empire State Realty Trust, visit empirestaterealtytrust.com and follow ESRT on Facebook , Instagram , Twitter and LinkedIn .
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UWM Holdings Corporation Rings NYSE Opening Bell

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 5:17pm

UWM Holdings Corporation (UWM), the parent of United Wholesale Mortgage, the #1 wholesale and purchase mortgage lender in the U.S., today rang the bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) commemorating its first day of trading on the NYSE under the ticker symbol UWMC and the closing of its previously announced business combination with Gores Holdings IV, Inc. ("Gores Holdings IV").

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  • UWM Holdings Corporation (UWM), the parent of United Wholesale Mortgage, the #1 wholesale and purchase mortgage lender in the U.S., today rang the bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) commemorating its first day of trading on the NYSE under the ticker symbol UWMC and the closing of its previously announced business combination with Gores Holdings IV, Inc. ("Gores Holdings IV").
  • Mat Ishbia, UWM president and CEO, rang the bell alongside Jeff Ishbia, founder and board member, Melinda Wilner, chief operating officer, and Alex Elezaj, chief strategy officer.
  • Founded in 1986, UWM is the largest wholesale mortgage and purchase originator in the United States with more than 8,000 dedicated team members.
  • Headquartered in Pontiac, Michigan, UWM Holdings Corporation (UWM) is the publicly traded indirect parent of United Wholesale Mortgage.

STOCKHOLDER ALERT: Kaskela Law LLC Announces Stockholder Investigation of SEACOR Holdings Inc. (CKH)

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 4:47pm

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kaskela Law LLC announces that it is investigating SEACOR Holdings Inc. (SEACOR) (NYSE: CKH) on behalf of the companys stockholders.

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  • PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kaskela Law LLC announces that it is investigating SEACOR Holdings Inc. (SEACOR) (NYSE: CKH) on behalf of the companys stockholders.
  • SEACOR stockholders are encouraged to contact Kaskela Law LLC (D. Seamus Kaskela, Esq.)
  • Kaskela Law LLC represents investors in securities fraud, corporate governance, and merger & acquisition litigation.
  • For additional information about Kaskela Law LLC please visit www.kaskelalaw.com .

Essential Utilities to Report Earnings for Q4 and Full-Year 2020

Friday, January 22, 2021 - 4:27pm

Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) expects to report earnings for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2020 and the full year 2020 following market close on Feb. 24, 2021.

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  • Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) expects to report earnings for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2020 and the full year 2020 following market close on Feb. 24, 2021.
  • The companys conference call with financial analysts will take place on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021 at 11 a.m. Eastern Standard Time.
  • The conference call will be archived in the Investor Relations section of the companys website for 90 days following the call.
  • Essential is committed to excellence in proactive infrastructure investment, regulatory expertise, operational efficiency and environmental stewardship.