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

Friday, April 10, 2020 - 3:00am

NEW YORK, April 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of HP Inc. (HP or the Company) (NYSE: HPQ).

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, April 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of HP Inc. (HP or the Company) (NYSE: HPQ).
  • HP also revealed that it lacked telemetry data to determine reliable market share assumptions for its Supplies business.
  • 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 MGP Ingredients, Inc. - MGPI

Friday, April 10, 2020 - 2:38am

NEW YORK, April 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of MGP Ingredients, Inc. (MGP or the Company) (NASDAQ:MGPI).

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, April 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of MGP Ingredients, Inc. (MGP or the Company) (NASDAQ:MGPI).
  • The Company attributed the disappointing results to order timing and assured investors that orders would be fulfilled during the second quarter of 2019.
  • On this news, MGPs stock price fell $20.08 per share, or 22.85%, to close at $67.79 per share on May 1, 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.

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of JELD-WEN Holding, Inc. - JELD

Friday, April 10, 2020 - 2:15am

NEW YORK, April 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of JELD-WEN Holding, Inc. (Jeld-Wen or the Company) (NYSE:JELD).

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, April 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of JELD-WEN Holding, Inc. (Jeld-Wen or the Company) (NYSE:JELD).
  • 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.

U.S. Department of State Partners with Yext to Develop COVID-19 Information Hub

Friday, April 10, 2020 - 12:00am

NEW YORK, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), the Search Experience Cloud company, today announced its collaboration with the United States Department of State on an official COVID-19 travel alert and advisory information hub, covid19.state.gov .

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Yext, Inc. (NYSE: YEXT), the Search Experience Cloud company, today announced its collaboration with the United States Department of State on an official COVID-19 travel alert and advisory information hub, covid19.state.gov .
  • "The technology that powers Yext Answers enables our public institutions to provide accurate, up-to-date information about the coronavirus whenever people seek it out.
  • "Now every single American, here in the U.S or abroad, has access to critical repatriation information, travel advisories, and more in one place, through this State Department information hub."
  • Yext (NYSE: YEXT), the Search Experience Cloud company, exists to help brands regain and maintain a direct relationship with their customers.

Two Million Surgical Masks Donated by Las Vegas Sands Arrive in New York, Nevada

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 11:05pm

LAS VEGAS, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Two million surgical masks donated by Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) arrived in Albany, New York this morning where 500 boxes, containing one million masks were unloaded for distribution to health care providers and first responders attacking the COVID-19 crisis on the front lines.

Key Points: 
  • LAS VEGAS, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Two million surgical masks donated by Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) arrived in Albany, New York this morning where 500 boxes, containing one million masks were unloaded for distribution to health care providers and first responders attacking the COVID-19 crisis on the front lines.
  • After leaving New York, the 767 aircraft owned by Las Vegas Sands Chairman Sheldon G. Adelson and sent to Guangzhou, China to transport the protective gear, arrived in Las Vegas with an additional one million masks for front-line crisis response in Nevada.
  • In total, Sands has donated more than 2.5 million pieces of personal protection equipment to Nevada, New York, California and Massachusetts.
  • Our properties include The Venetian Resort and Sands Expo in Las Vegas, and the iconic Marina Bay Sands in Singapore.

SVB Financial Group Confirms Date And Time Of Quarterly Earnings Call

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 9:05pm

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SVB Financial Group (NASDAQ: SIVB) will report its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2020, on Thursday, April 23, 2020 after the close of the stock market.

Key Points: 
  • SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SVB Financial Group (NASDAQ: SIVB) will report its financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2020, on Thursday, April 23, 2020 after the close of the stock market.
  • The Company will file its quarterly financial results with the SEC via form 8-K and issue an advisory release via newswire containing a link to its full financial results, which will be also posted on the Investor Relations section of its website at www.svb.com .
  • The replay will be available from approximately 5:30 p.m. Pacific Time on April 23, 2020 through 9:59 pm Pacific Time on Saturday, May 23, 2020.
  • 2020 Quarterly Earnings Announcements: The Company expects to release results for the remaining quarters of 2020 on the following dates, which are subject to change:

XCEL BRANDS TO REPORT FOURTH QUARTER 2019 FINANCIAL RESULTS ON APRIL 13, 2020

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 11:35pm

NEW YORK, April 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Xcel Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: XELB) (Xcel or the Company), a brand management and media company, today announced that it will report its fourth quarter 2019 financial results after the market closes on April 13, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, April 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Xcel Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ: XELB) (Xcel or the Company), a brand management and media company, today announced that it will report its fourth quarter 2019 financial results after the market closes on April 13, 2020.
  • The Company will hold a conference call with the investment community at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time that day.
  • A webcast of the conference call will be available live on the Investor Relations section of Xcels website at https://www.xcelbrands.com/ .
  • Xcel was founded by Robert W. D'Loren in 2011 with a vision to reimagine shopping, entertainment, and social as one.

National Oilwell Varco Announces Retirement of Hege Kverneland and Appointment of David Reid

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 11:08pm

National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE: NOV) today announced the retirement of Hege Kverneland, the Companys Corporate Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, effective April 17, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE: NOV) today announced the retirement of Hege Kverneland, the Companys Corporate Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, effective April 17, 2020.
  • Starting in 2001, Ms. Kverneland worked as the Companys Corporate R&D manager until she was promoted to Chief Technology Officer in 2009.
  • Clay Williams, Chairman, President and CEO of National Oilwell Varco, remarked, I am grateful for the enormous impact Hege has made on NOV and on the industry we serve.
  • National Oilwell Varco (NYSE: NOV) is a leading provider of technology, equipment, and services to the global oil and gas industry that supports customers full-field drilling, completion, and production needs.

Texas Instruments to hold virtual-only 2020 annual meeting of stockholders

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 9:50pm

DALLAS, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (Nasdaq: TXN) will hold its annual meeting of stockholders on Thursday, April 23, at 8:30 a.m. Central time.

Key Points: 
  • DALLAS, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (Nasdaq: TXN) will hold its annual meeting of stockholders on Thursday, April 23, at 8:30 a.m. Central time.
  • Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the meeting will be held in a virtual-only format.
  • The meeting can be accessed at www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/TXN2020 or via the Investor Relations section of the company's website at www.ti.com/ir .
  • From connected cars and intelligent homes to self-monitoring health devices and automated factories,Texas Instruments Incorporated(TI) (Nasdaq: TXN) products are at work in virtually every type of electronic system.

1 in 3 Home Tour Requests Are Now for Video Tours

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 9:45pm

SEATTLE, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --(NASDAQ: RDFN) One-third of home-tour requests made by customers last week were for agent-led video-chat tours, according to Redfin ( www.redfin.com ), the technology-powered real estate brokerage.

Key Points: 
  • SEATTLE, April 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --(NASDAQ: RDFN) One-third of home-tour requests made by customers last week were for agent-led video-chat tours, according to Redfin ( www.redfin.com ), the technology-powered real estate brokerage.
  • That's up from less than 1% during the first week of March, according to a new report by Redfin.
  • On April 4, the company began pilotinglive video open houses via Zoom in three markets: Portland, OR , Boston , and Oklahoma .
  • To be added to Redfin's press release distribution list, email press@redfin.com .To view Redfin's press center, click here .