Economy of the United States

Shanghai Electric Showcases Smart Energy Solution at China International Industrial Expo on World's Clean Up Day

Saturday, September 19, 2020 - 9:00am

Shanghai Electric presented exhibitions on Smart City, Smart Energy, Intelligent Manufacturing and Intelligent Transportation at the expo

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  • Shanghai Electric presented exhibitions on Smart City, Smart Energy, Intelligent Manufacturing and Intelligent Transportation at the expo
    SHANGHAI, Sept. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Shanghai Electric gave a strong impression at the 22nd China International Industrial Expo (the "Shanghai Industrial Fair"), which took place during September 15-19 at the Shanghai National Convention and Exhibition Center.
  • Yuanyi, the Vice President of Shanghai Electric Power Generation Group, said, "We are embracing a more digitalized and intelligent future.
  • We are proud to bring smart energy solutions along with other smart solutions to the expo as Shanghai Electric has always been eager to explore intelligent solutions for future smart world."
  • Smart EnergyShanghai Electric has developed a comprehensive energy solution that brings together photothermal, photovoltaic, wind power, energy storage, smart turbines, smart energy management and power quality management.

NANO-X ALERT: Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Announces That a Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against Nano-X Imaging Ltd. and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

Saturday, September 19, 2020 - 1:30am

Investors have until November 16, 2020 to apply to the Court to be appointed as lead plaintiff in the lawsuit.

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  • Investors have until November 16, 2020 to apply to the Court to be appointed as lead plaintiff in the lawsuit.
  • On September 15, 2020, Citron Research (Citron) published the report entitled, Nano-X Imaging (NNOX) A Complete Farce on the Market Theranos 2.0 (the Citron Report).
  • When the true details entered the market, the lawsuit claims that investors suffered damages.
  • The firm represents individual and institutional investors in commercial, securities, derivative, and other complex litigation in state and federal courts across the country.

Titan Pharmaceuticals' Stockholders Approve Proposal To Amend Its Certificate Of Incorporation

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 9:45pm

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTNP) ("Titan" or the "Company") announced that, at today's special meeting, its stockholders approved the proposal to amend Titan's certificate of incorporation to increase the number of authorized shares of common stock from 125 million to 225 million (the "Amendment").

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  • SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Titan Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTNP) ("Titan" or the "Company") announced that, at today's special meeting, its stockholders approved the proposal to amend Titan's certificate of incorporation to increase the number of authorized shares of common stock from 125 million to 225 million (the "Amendment").
  • The voting results are available in our Current Report on Form 8-K filed with the SEC today.
  • Titan Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTNP), based in South San Francisco, CA, is a commercial stage company developing proprietary therapeutics with its ProNeura long-term, continuous drug delivery technology.
  • Such statements involve risks and uncertainties that could negatively affect our business, operating results, financial condition and stock price.

Avista Comments on its Investigation of Wildfires in its Region Following the Labor Day Windstorm

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 9:44pm

Avistas investigation has determined that the primary cause of the fires in its region was extreme high winds, a weather event that triggered wildfires and affected electric utilities throughout the Pacific Northwest.

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  • Avistas investigation has determined that the primary cause of the fires in its region was extreme high winds, a weather event that triggered wildfires and affected electric utilities throughout the Pacific Northwest.
  • Parallel investigations by the Department of Natural Resources are ongoing, and Avista is fully cooperating with their efforts.
  • Avista Corp. is an energy company involved in the production, transmission and distribution of energy as well as other energy-related businesses.
  • Avista Utilities is our operating division that provides electric service to 395,000 customers and natural gas to 364,000 customers.

American Renal Associates Holdings, Inc. Announces Settlement of Shareholder Derivative Litigation

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 9:30pm

The proposed settlement releases all claims asserted against the Company and the other named defendants in the Johnson Action without any liability or wrongdoing attributed to them.

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  • The proposed settlement releases all claims asserted against the Company and the other named defendants in the Johnson Action without any liability or wrongdoing attributed to them.
  • Current shareholders may access a notice describing the proposed settlement and the agreement setting forth its terms on the Company's Investor Relations webpage.
  • American Renal Associates (ARA) is a leading provider of outpatient dialysis services in the United States.
  • For more information about American Renal Associates, visit www.americanrenal.com .

Freddie Mac Prices $881 million Multifamily K-Deal, K-1517

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 8:02pm

The K-1517 Certificates are backed by corresponding classes issued by the FREMF 2020-K1517 Mortgage Trust (K-1517 Trust) and guaranteed by Freddie Mac.

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  • The K-1517 Certificates are backed by corresponding classes issued by the FREMF 2020-K1517 Mortgage Trust (K-1517 Trust) and guaranteed by Freddie Mac.
  • Freddie Mac Multifamily is a leading issuer of agency-guaranteed structured multifamily securities.
  • Freddie Mac undertakes no obligation, and disclaims any duty, to update any of the information in those documents.
  • Freddie Mac makes home possible for millions of families and individuals by providing mortgage capital to lenders.

Planet TV Studios Presents Episode on AMPD Technologies on New Frontiers in High Performance Computing Solutions

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 7:43pm

AMPD Ventures Inc. through its operating subsidiary,AMPD Holdings Corp. (dba "AMPD Technologies"),is a supplier of high-performance computing solutions to several industry sectors.

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  • AMPD Ventures Inc. through its operating subsidiary,AMPD Holdings Corp. (dba "AMPD Technologies"),is a supplier of high-performance computing solutions to several industry sectors.
  • We supply high-performance computing solutions for the studio, and in the data centre, as well as AMPD Connect solutions to connect the two locations.
  • New Frontiersis a compelling TV series that explores cutting-edge, high-performance computing companies that are shaping our world's high-performance computing solutions sector.
  • New Frontiers is an educational TV series in short documentary form to be featured on TV and on-demand TV.

Roper Technologies Announces Dividend

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 7:30pm

SARASOTA, Fla., Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ROP) announced that its Board of Directors has approved a dividend of $0.5125 per share payable on October 20, 2020 to stockholders of record on October 6, 2020.

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  • SARASOTA, Fla., Sept. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ROP) announced that its Board of Directors has approved a dividend of $0.5125 per share payable on October 20, 2020 to stockholders of record on October 6, 2020.
  • Roper Technologies is a constituent of the S&P 500, Fortune 1000, and the Russell 1000 indices.
  • Roper operates businesses that design and develop software (both license and software-as-a-service) and engineered products and solutions for a variety of niche end markets.
  • Additional information about Roper is available on the Companys website at www.ropertech.com .

KBRA Releases Webinar Transcript – Is Corporate America Over-Levered? A Mid-Crisis Perspective

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 7:34pm

Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) recently presented a webinar on the topic of rising corporate debt in the United States, and the threat it represents to economic growth.

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  • Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) recently presented a webinar on the topic of rising corporate debt in the United States, and the threat it represents to economic growth.
  • Corporate leverage as measured by debt to GDP has risen in the U.S. to an all-time high, driven by ultra-low interest rates resulting from global quantitative easing post-global financial crisis and continuing through the pandemic.
  • Is the rise in debt to GDP a bubble that will hamper the recovery or is this more manageable than the headlines suggest?
  • KBRA is a full-service credit rating agency registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as an NRSRO.

New York Nuclear Plants Operate at Near Full Power Through Hottest Summer on Record

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 7:30pm

The power generated by these plants also enabled essential businesses and hospitals to continue operation through some of the hottest months of the year.

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  • The power generated by these plants also enabled essential businesses and hospitals to continue operation through some of the hottest months of the year.
  • The steady hot temperatures resulted in the east coasts hottest summer ever recorded.
  • During the hottest summer and coldest winter temperatures, Exelon Generation's nuclear fleet has been critical to meeting electricity demand.
  • Exelon Generation operates the largest U.S. fleet of zero-carbon nuclear plants with more than 18,700 megawatts from 21 reactors at 12 facilities in Illinois, Maryland, New York and Pennsylvania.