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PulteGroup, Inc., one of America's largest homebuilding companies, today announced that it has appointed three new independent Directors to its Board: John R. Peshkin, an experienced real estate investor and homebuilding operator; Scott F. Powers, an accomplished financial services executive; and Joshua Gotbaum, an executive with broad financial, policy, and leadership skills. These appointments are effective immediately and expand..."/>
PulteGroup Appoints John R. Peshkin, Scott F. Powers, and Joshua Gotbaum to Board of Directors
PulteGroup, Inc. announced today financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2016. For the quarter, the Company's reported net income of $118 million, or $0.34 per share, included pretax charges of $15 million, or $0.03 per share, associated with the termination of certain pending land transactions and recognition of final costs associated with its corporate relocation. Prior year net income of $103 million, or $0.28 per share,..."/>
PulteGroup Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results, Announces Next Phase Of Value Creation Plan And Adds Three Experienced Executives To Its Board Of Directors
Scholastic Corporation approved a cash dividend of USD0.15 per share on the company's class A and common stock for the first quarter of fiscal 2017, it declared on Wednesday. Shareholders of record as of the close of business on 31 August 2016 will receive the dividend payment on 15 September 2016.. Scholastic is a publisher and distributor of children's books, provider of print and digital instructional materials for pre-K to grade 12 and a producer of..."/>
Scholastic declares fiscal Q1 dividend of USD0.15 per share on class A and common stock
Comcast is expanding its Internet Essential programs for low-income residents to anyone who lives in U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development-assisted households."/>
Comcast offers $10-a-month Internet for HUD residents [The Times, Munster, Ind.]
Beasley Broadcast Group Inc. has agreed to acquire Greater Media Inc. for $240 million in cash and stock, the companies said Wednesday, in a deal that gives the company six New Jersey radio stations. "Greater Media has such great brands and we do not see any foreseeable future changes at this point," B. Caroline Beasley, interim chief executive officer for Beasley Broadcast Group said in an interview. "We're not buying this business to change it because they've done a wonderful..."/>
WRAT, other NJ radio stations sold [Asbury Park Press, N.J.]
DISH Network Corp. today reported revenue totaling $3.84 billion for the quarter ending June 30, 2016, compared to $3.83 billion for the corresponding period in 2015. Subscriber-related revenue increased to $3.83 billion from $3.80 billion in the year-ago period. Net income attributable to DISH Network totaled $410 million for the second quarter 2016, compared with $324 million from the year-ago quarter."/>
DISH Network Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results
Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc., the parent company of Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend to shareholders. The dividend of $0.30 per share of common stock is payable on August 31, 2016 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on August 22, 2016.. About Dunkin' Brands Group, Inc.."/>
Dunkin' Brands Announces Third Quarter Cash Dividend
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Dunkin' Brands Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results
China Zenix Auto International Limited, the largest commercial vehicle wheel manufacturer in China in both the aftermarket and OEM market by sales volume, today announced it has entered into a formal strategic partnership agreement with Beijing Research Institute of Mechanical& Electrical Technology. Jianhui Lai, Zenix Auto's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Mr. Fengshou Liang, the President of BRIMET, signed the agreement."/>
China Zenix Auto Signs Strategic Partnership with Beijing Research Institute of Mechanical & Electrical Technology
Gentherm, the global market leader and a developer of innovative thermal management technologies, will report its financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2016, at 6:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, July 28, 2016, and will host a conference call to discuss those results at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time that same day. About Gentherm Gentherm is a global developer and marketer of innovative thermal management..."/>
Gentherm Announces Date For 2016 Second Quarter And Six-Month Results News Release And Conference Call
MTY Food Group Inc., franchisor and operator of multiple concepts of restaurants, today declares a quarterly dividend of 11.5¢ per share, payable on August 16, 2016 to shareholders registered in the Company's records at the end of the business day on August 4, 2016.. Certain information in this News Release may constitute "forward-looking" information that involves known and unknown risks, uncertainties, future expectations and other..."/>
MTY Declares its Quarterly Dividend
Yamaha revs up sales target [Bangkok Post, Thailand]
Mattel Inc reported on Wednesday that for the second quarter of 2016, it recorded a net loss of USD19.1m or USD0.06 diluted net loss per common share, increased by 68% from the net loss of USD11.4m or USD0.03 diluted net loss per common share in the same quarter of 2015.. The company's second quarter worldwide net sales were USD957.3m, down 3% and down 1% in constant currency, versus the net sales of USD988.2m in the same quarter of the prior year. Also, the company's board of directors..."/>
Mattel reports declined net loss for Q2 2016 over Q2 2015 and Q3 dividend of USD0.38 per share
Ford Motor Co. fame. Boston birthed William Durant, co-foundr of General Motors. South Florida had the Morse family who, for generations, ran one of the largest volume auto dealers in the world."/>
Edward 'Ted' Morse Jr., CEO of Ed Morse Automotive Group, dies at 66 [The Miami Herald]
General Motors Co. today declared a third quarter 2016 dividend of 38 cents per share on the company's common stock. The third quarter dividend is payable Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 to all common stockholders of record as of Friday, Sept. 9, 2016.. General Motors Co. and its partners produce vehicles in 30 countries, and the company has leadership positions in the world's largest and fastest-growing automotive markets."/>
GM Declares Dividend on Common Stock
Staples Canada is helping students, parents and teachers get ready to go back-to-school by releasing its annual short-list of the hottest trends. Consumers will find a fresh and wide assortment of items that feature vibrant colours, small and compact shapes and sizes, loveable and huggable products, modern designs and ways to personalize and customize, as well as smart technology..."/>
Staples Canada Releases Top Trends, Must-Haves for 2016 Back-To-School Season
Nobia AB on Wednesday reported profit after tax of SEK302m, or EPS of SEK1.80, for the second quarter of 2016, from April 2016 to June 2016.. This was in comparison with profit after tax of SEK289m, or EPS of SEK1.72, in Q2 of 2015.. Net sales for the quarter amounted to SEK3, 667 m, as compared with SEK3, 575 m in Q2 of 2015."/>
Nobia posts profit of SEK302m in Q2 2016
Nobia AB on Wednesday reported profit after tax of SEK302m, or EPS of SEK1.80, for the second quarter of 2016, from April 2016 to June 2016.. This was in comparison with profit after tax of SEK289m, or EPS of SEK1.72, in Q2 of 2015.. Net sales for the quarter amounted to SEK3, 667 m, as compared with SEK3, 575 m in Q2 of 2015."/>
Nobia posts profit of SEK302m in Q2 2016

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