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Friday, October 31, 2014

  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Workers and their families can now request Employee Assistance Program (EAP) services online from the privacy and convenience of their personal electronic devices. New Directions Behavioral Health® (New Directions) has launched an online tool that allows people to open an EAP counseling session and search for a provider. EAPs are designed to help people with life's challenges, including the challenge of time. The confidential and secure tool provides a fast, easy and anonymous way to seek counseling services. "East Central College is ... read more

Thursday, October 30, 2014

  • Posted at 1:27 PM
    Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) announced today it will present at the Credit Suisse 2014 Healthcare Conference, to be held from November 10-13, 2014, at the Arizona Biltmore Hotel in Phoenix, AZ. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141030/155662LOGO Centene's presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, November 12(th) at 8:30 AM Mountain Time. A simultaneous live audio webcast is also available at: http://cc.talkpoint.com/cred001/111114a_jw/?entity=26_2HH3LEV. A webcast replay of the presentation will be available shortly afterwards via the Company's website at www.centene.com under the Investors section. About Centene CorporationCentene Corporation, a Fortune 500 company, ... read more
  • Posted at 8:22 AM
    Internet radio and digital broadcast platform provider StationDigital Corporation (OTCQB: SDIG) today announced that its innovative webstore will open to consumers on December 8th. Arriving in time for the upcoming holiday season, the StationDigital webstore is ready for its users to cash in their rewards. Unique to StationDigital, is the rewards program that awards stars for active listening users and active sharing users to accumulate and use to pay for the great products offered in the webstore. The more ... read more
  • Posted at 7:34 AM
    Helping educators "flip" their classrooms is one mission of CrazyForEducation; another is to support independent learning through its uTutor.me website, which connects students around the world to Real Lessons From Real Teachers(TM). Both platforms showcase the power of video to increase academic performance and encourage all types of learners to become more engaged with their instruction. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141030/155499LOGO "The flipped classroom is extremely effective due to the latest video and instructional technology," explained CrazyForEducation CEO Renato Cataldo. "But ultimately, technology is only a ... read more
  • Symitar Introduces Episys Anywhere --- MONETT, Mo., Oct. 30, 2014
    Posted at 5:00 AM
    Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) is a leading provider of technology solutions and payment processing services primarily for the financial services industry. Its Symitar(®) division today introduced Episys(®) Anywhere(TM), a native app that enables credit union employees to conduct common branch activities on a tablet. Episys Anywhere creates mobility around new account opening and services existing accounts with remote check capture, account balance retrieval, transaction history reports, internal account transfers, person-to-person payments and bill pay. The app creates opportunities for ... read more

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

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    Sigma-Aldrich(®) Corp. (NASDAQ: SIAL) today announced that SAFC(®) Commercial (www.safcglobal.com), its custom manufacturing services business unit, has introduced a new protein quality supplement called EX-CELL(®) Glycosylation Adjust (Gal+). Specifically designed as a supplement for biological drug production, including biosimiliars, EX-CELL Glycosylation Adjust (Gal+) allows users to easily achieve desired N-linked glycosylation by increasing the galactose site occupancy on the oligosaccharide to a higher level. The ready-to-use, GMP protein quality supplement is proven to work with a broad range of cell ... read more

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

  • Posted at 1:01 PM
    Express Scripts Holding Company (Nasdaq: ESRX) announced 2014 third quarter net income attributable to Express Scripts stockholders of $582.3 million, or $0.78 per diluted share. Adjusted earnings per diluted share, as detailed in Table 4, was $1.29 for the third quarter.(1) "We have continually improved the pharmacy benefit over nearly three decades, and we're positioning ourselves to drive further advances," stated George Paz, chairman and chief executive officer. "The pharmacy benefit is the most used benefit by members ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Lumara Health(TM), a St. Louis-based specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated to advancing the health of women, has awarded $75,000 in grants to fund research aimed at finding solutions to decreasing premature birth, including new clinical strategies for reducing preterm birth and identifying high-risk women early in their pregnancies to ensure they seek appropriate health care. "We are pleased to help support the important research put forth by our award recipients. At Lumara Health, we are committed to collaborating with health care ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) today announced its financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2014. The following discussions, with the exception of cash flow information, are in the context of continuing operations. For the third quarter of 2014, we reported net earnings per diluted share of $1.34. Details of the earnings per diluted share are highlighted below: ... read more

Friday, October 24, 2014

  • DST Systems, Inc. Declares Cash Dividend --- KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 24, 2014
    Posted at 2:26 PM
    DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE: DST) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.30 per share on its common stock. The dividend will be payable December 12, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 26, 2014. About DST Systems DST Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of sophisticated information processing and servicing solutions to companies around the world. Through its global enterprise, DST delivers strategically unified data management, business ... read more

Thursday, October 23, 2014

  • Posted at 2:00 PM
    TierPoint today announced it has reached an agreement with an affiliate of ABRY Partners to acquire Xand, a leading, privately held provider of colocation, cloud, disaster recovery, and managed services with six data centers located in New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, and ... read more
  • Posted at 12:33 PM
    Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. today announced a social media contest to award winning nonprofits a share of $50,000. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141023/154068LOGO "At Isle of Capri Casinos we believe in being good neighbors through charitable giving and volunteer work. Our Community Aces program, named in honor of our founder, Bernard Goldstein, now includes the Community Aces Challenge," said Virginia McDowell, Isle's president and chief executive officer. "The Challenge is designed as a social media competition for nonprofit projects which will improve the quality ... read more
  • Posted at 7:30 AM
    Equifax Workforce Solutions, a leader in human resource, analytics and verification services, and a business unit of Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX), today announced that its Affordable Care Act (ACA) Management Platform, an advanced tool that enables HR departments to automate ACA compliance, has been selected for a 2014 Ventana Research Technology Innovation Award in the category of Business Innovation for Governance, Risk and Compliance. The company accepted the honor at a reception that took place at the Ventana Research Summit on ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, has launched two connectors from Lumberg Automation – designed specifically for establishing industrial Ethernet connections in applications with challenging conditions, such as railway and on machine. The RSCIS ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    Certara®, the leading global technology-enabled drug development and drug safety consultancy, today announced that it has received a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Office of Generic Drugs grant (#1 U01 FD005225-01) to further develop and validate its Simcyp® Simulator’s mechanistic dermal absorption model, MechDermA. Certara will ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    Cass Information Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CASS), the nation's leading provider of transportation, energy, telecom and environmental invoice payment and information services, reported third quarter 2014 earnings of $.55 per diluted share, a 3.8% increase over the $.53 per diluted share it earned in the third quarter ... read more
  • Posted at 4:52 AM
    Buckingham Asset Management/BAM Advisor Services, one of the country's largest independent wealth management enterprises, has chosen the inStream planning-centric wealth management software platform to serve the more than 370 advisors representing the more than 140 client firms in its network. The strategic partnership was announced at the BAM Alliance 2014 Annual Conference. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141023/153891 Cloud-based inStream was developed by a financial advisor for financial advisors, whether they're in the largest firms or independent practices. inStream lets advisors increase time spent with their clients ... read more

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

  • Posted at 1:09 PM
    Mr. Robert (Bob) Florence has joined Aclara Technologies LLC as the Senior Vice President of Marketing, Customer and Sales Support. Aclara is a leading provider of intelligent infrastructure, software and services for the electric, gas and water utilities. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100921/CG68648LOGO Mr. Florence comes to Aclara with an extensive background leading B2B commercial teams globally and will play a significant role in developing and driving Aclara's strategy. He leads all of the company's marketing functions, including Business Development, Product Management, and Marketing Communications. Mr. ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ: JKHY) is a leading provider of technology solutions and payment processing services primarily for the financial services industries, announced today that it will host a live Webcast of its first quarter 2015 earnings conference call on November 5, 2014. The press release announcing first quarter earnings will be issued after market-close on November 4, 2014. The live Webcast, which will begin at 7:45 a.m. Central (8:45 a.m. Eastern), can be accessed on the Jack Henry ... read more