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PSB Holdings, Inc. announces semi-annual cash dividend of $0.23 per share

Friday, June 18, 2021 - 9:00pm

The dividend is payable July 30, 2021 to shareholders of record as of July 9, 2021 and represents an increase of 9.5% over the $0.21 per share semi-annual cash dividend declared on June 16, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • The dividend is payable July 30, 2021 to shareholders of record as of July 9, 2021 and represents an increase of 9.5% over the $0.21 per share semi-annual cash dividend declared on June 16, 2020.
  • The current dividend continues a 57-year tradition of cash dividends to PSB shareholders including 28 consecutive years of increased cash dividends declared per share.
  • Peoples also provides investment and insurance products, along with retirement planning services, through Peoples Wealth Management, a division of Peoples.
  • More information about PSB, its management, and its financial performance may be found at www.psbholdingsinc.com.

Brady Corporation Acquires Code Corp. and Announces Webcast Regarding Recent Acquisitions

Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 12:00pm

MILWAUKEE, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brady Corporation (NYSE: BRC) (Brady) announced today that it has acquired The Code Corporation (Code or the Company) for approximately $173 million.

Key Points: 
  • MILWAUKEE, June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Brady Corporation (NYSE: BRC) (Brady) announced today that it has acquired The Code Corporation (Code or the Company) for approximately $173 million.
  • Brady anticipates EBITDA from Code of approximately $10 million for the first full fiscal year ending July 31, 2022, inclusive of integration-related costs.
  • Brady is a leader in high-performance niche application industrial printers and materials, and the acquisition of Code will better position Brady as a full-service provider of industrial track-and-trace applications.
  • The sale of Code to Brady, a market leader in printing and materials, is a very exciting next chapter for The Code Corporation.

RateLinx Named Supply & Demand Chain Executive’s 2021 Top Supply Chain Project

Wednesday, June 16, 2021 - 1:00pm

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., June 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Supply & Demand Chain Executive, the only publication covering the entire global supply chain, selected RateLinx as a recipient of the Top Supply Chain Projects Award for 2021.

Key Points: 
  • SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., June 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Supply & Demand Chain Executive, the only publication covering the entire global supply chain, selected RateLinx as a recipient of the Top Supply Chain Projects Award for 2021.
  • These projects show how supply chain solution and service providers help their customers and clients achieve supply chain excellence and prepare their supply chains for success.
  • "The supply chain industry has been challenged with a host of supply chain disruptions over the last year.
  • Supply & Demand Chain Executive is the only supply chain publication covering the entire global supply chain, focusing on trucking, warehousing, packaging, procurement, risk management, professional development and more.

Plexus Charitable Foundation Contributes to Innovation Lab at Michigan Technical University

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 9:15pm

NEENAH, WI, June 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Plexus Corp. (NASDAQ: PLXS), a global leader in complex product design, manufacturing, supply chain and aftermarket services, announced today a contribution of $150,000 through the Plexus Charitable Foundation to support Michigan Technical Universitys innovative new learning space named the Plexus Innovation Lab.

Key Points: 
  • NEENAH, WI, June 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Plexus Corp. (NASDAQ: PLXS), a global leader in complex product design, manufacturing, supply chain and aftermarket services, announced today a contribution of $150,000 through the Plexus Charitable Foundation to support Michigan Technical Universitys innovative new learning space named the Plexus Innovation Lab.
  • The Plexus Innovation Lab builds upon a long-standing collaboration that has previously included student engagement events, as well as classroom lecture support by Plexus engineers, many of whom are Michigan Tech alumnus.
  • Mike Running, Plexus Senior Vice President of Global Engineering Solutions and Aftermarket Services commented, Plexus is proud to expand our partnership with Michigan Tech through our sponsorship of the Plexus Innovation Lab.
  • Additionally, Chris Middlebrook, an Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Michigan Technical University, who helped to lead the creation of the innovation lab commented, Thanks to a generous donation from the Plexus Charitable Foundation, our students now have the incredible opportunity to enhance and expand their educational experience through the use of our new Plexus Innovation Lab.

Waterstone Financial Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 9:01pm

WAUWATOSA, Wis., June 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On June 15, 2021, the Board of Directors of Waterstone Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSBF) declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.20 per common share, payable on August 3, 2021, to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 12, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • WAUWATOSA, Wis., June 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On June 15, 2021, the Board of Directors of Waterstone Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSBF) declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.20 per common share, payable on August 3, 2021, to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 12, 2021.
  • Waterstone Financial, Inc. is the savings and loan holding company for WaterStone Bank.
  • WaterStone Bank was established in 1921 and offers a full suite of personal and business banking products.
  • WaterStone Bank is the parent company to Waterstone Mortgage, which has the ability to lend in 48 states.

Lands' End Announces Participation in the Jefferies Virtual Consumer Conference

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 11:45am

DODGEVILLE, Wis., June 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lands End, Inc. (NASDAQ: LE) today announced that the Company will be participating in the Jefferies Virtual Consumer Conference on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 with a fireside chat presentation at 8:35 AM Eastern Time.

Key Points: 
  • DODGEVILLE, Wis., June 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lands End, Inc. (NASDAQ: LE) today announced that the Company will be participating in the Jefferies Virtual Consumer Conference on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 with a fireside chat presentation at 8:35 AM Eastern Time.
  • The audio portion of the fireside chat presentation will be webcast live over the internet and can be accessed on the investor relations section of its website at http://investors.landsend.com .
  • An online archive will be available for a period of 90 days following the presentation.
  • Lands' End, Inc. (NASDAQ:LE) is a leading uni-channel retailer of casual clothing, accessories, footwear and home products.

Douglas Dynamics Finalizes New Term Loan A and Revolving Credit Facilities

Monday, June 14, 2021 - 10:00pm

The proceeds from the borrowings under the new Term Loan A facility and senior secured revolving credit facility will be used for general corporate purposes, including repaying the entirety of the borrowings under the companys prior $275 million Term Loan B facility due 2026 and its prior $100 million senior secured revolving credit facility.

Key Points: 
  • The proceeds from the borrowings under the new Term Loan A facility and senior secured revolving credit facility will be used for general corporate purposes, including repaying the entirety of the borrowings under the companys prior $275 million Term Loan B facility due 2026 and its prior $100 million senior secured revolving credit facility.
  • The new credit agreement provides for a Term Loan A facility in the amount of $225 million and a senior secured revolving credit facility in the amount of $100 million.
  • The company may also request increases to the revolving commitments and/or incremental term loans in an aggregate amount not in excess of $175 million.
  • The Term Loan A facility will bear interest at LIBOR plus a margin ranging from 1.375% to 2.00%, depending on the companys leverage ratio, as defined in the credit agreement.

Madison Investments Completes Acquisition of Reinhart Fixed Income

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 5:22pm

MADISON, Wis., June 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Madison Investments Holdings, Inc. (Madison Investments), an independent investment management firm, today announced it has completed the acquisition of the Milwaukee-based Reinhart Fixed Income Team, fixed income investment strategies and clients.

Key Points: 
  • MADISON, Wis., June 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Madison Investments Holdings, Inc. (Madison Investments), an independent investment management firm, today announced it has completed the acquisition of the Milwaukee-based Reinhart Fixed Income Team, fixed income investment strategies and clients.
  • At close, this added approximately $4.6 billion in assets to Madison Investments growing investment management business.
  • The acquisition completed today increased Madison Investments total assets to approximately $23 billion with $12.5 billion invested in an array of fixed income strategies.
  • Madison Investments, founded in 1974, is an independent, diversified investment firm offering investment management and investment advisory solutions.

AEM United States Ag Tractor and Combine Report May 2021

Thursday, June 10, 2021 - 5:49pm

The AEM Ag Tractor and Combine Report is provided monthly and is derived from AEM member companies through proprietary statistical reporting programs.

Key Points: 
  • The AEM Ag Tractor and Combine Report is provided monthly and is derived from AEM member companies through proprietary statistical reporting programs.
  • The data is provided by AEM members and represents preliminary monthly retail sales of Ag equipment.
  • Separate reports are available for the U.S., Canada and Russia.
  • Attention Media: To speak with an AEM spokesperson about the data, please contact Sandra Mason at smason@aem.org .

Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc. Reports May 2021 Assets Under Management

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 9:39pm

1 Separate account AUM consists of the assets we manage in or through vehicles other than Artisan Funds or Artisan Global Funds.

Key Points: 
  • 1 Separate account AUM consists of the assets we manage in or through vehicles other than Artisan Funds or Artisan Global Funds.
  • Separate account AUM includes assets we manage in traditional separate accounts, as well as assets we manage in Artisan-branded collective investment trusts, and in our own private funds.
  • Artisan Partners is a global investment management firm that provides a broad range of high value-added investment strategies to sophisticated clients around the world.
  • Artisan Partners' autonomous investment teams oversee a diverse range of investment strategies across multiple asset classes.