OPEC Forecasts Global Oil Demand to Increase This Year and in 2013

September 14th, 2012 by InvestorPoint


Amgen Names Ray Jordan Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs

September 10th, 2012 by InvestorPoint


Lockheed Martin Awarded $64 Million JAGM Contract For Extended Technology Development

August 17th, 2012 by InvestorPoint


Lockheed Martin Provides Italian Ministry of Defence With Intelligence, Surveillance And Reconnaissance Aircraft

June 25th, 2012 by InvestorPoint

- Italian MoD to Use Lockheed Martin Airborne Multi-INT Lab in Operations DENVER, June 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — An innovative Airborne Multi-Intelligence Laboratory (AML) developed by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) is now being used by the Italian Air Force in a live operational environment. Lockheed Martin signed a use agreement with the Italian Ministry of Defence (MoD) to provide the AML aircraft, three ground intelligence processing systems …continued

Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Center Delivers Flight Hardware For NASA’s Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission

June 13th, 2012 by InvestorPoint

PALO ALTO, Calif., June 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Engineers and scientists at the Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] Space Systems Advanced Technology Center (ATC) have completed delivery of key hardware subsystems for NASA’s Magnetospheric Multiscale mission (MMS). The delivery comprised four flight subsystems and one flight spare unit. The prime contractor Southwest Research Institute (SWRI) partnered with Lockheed Martin to develop and build the Hot Plasma Composition Analyzer (HPCA) as part of …continued

The Securities Arbitration Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes Launches Investigation On Behalf of SandRidge Energy Shareholders With Large Concentrated Positions

May 22nd, 2012 by InvestorPoint

The Securities Arbitration Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes, P.A. (“K&T”), www.nasd-law.com, announced today that it is investigating claims on behalf of SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE:SD) shareholders who sustained investment losses due to an over-concentration of SandRidge stock. Trading above $65 per share in June of 2008, SandRidge has declined about 90% and is now trading around $6 per share. As a result, investors who held concentrated stock positions in SandRidge during this tim…continued

Lockheed Martin Orbits 100th and 101st Commercial Geo Satellites With Successful Launch of JCSAT-13 And VINASAT-2

May 15th, 2012 by InvestorPoint

KOUROU, French Guiana, May 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – The 100th and 101st Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) commercial geostationary communication satellites have been successfully placed in orbit today after a dual launch aboard an Ariane 5-ECA launch vehicle.  Both satellites are based on Lockheed Martin’s A2100 geosynchronous satellite series. JCSAT-13, manufactured for SKY Perfect JSAT Corporation of Japan and VINASAT-2, manufactured for Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) of Vie…continued

New Research by ExxonMobil Foundation and Cherie Blair Foundation for Women Reveals How Mobile Phones Can Help Women Entrepreneurs Develop Their Businesses

May 10th, 2012 by InvestorPoint

The ExxonMobil Foundation and Cherie Blair Foundation for Women today released new research demonstrating how mobile phones can help women entrepreneurs develop and grow their businesses. The analysis across three emerging countries – Egypt, Nigeria and Indonesia – concludes there are a number of mobile technology-based solutions which, if tailored and scaled commercially, could support the business needs of women entrepreneurs. Based on the research findings, the Cherie Blair Founda…continued

SandRidge Mississippian Trust II Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering at The Top End of Price Range

April 17th, 2012 by InvestorPoint

OKLAHOMA CITY, April 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — SandRidge Mississippian Trust II (the Trust) announced today that it has priced its initial public offering of 26,000,000 common units at a price per common unit of $21.00, which represents the top end of the expected price range of $19.00 to $21.00.  The 26,000,000 common units being sold in the offering represent a 52% beneficial interest in the Trust.  The underwriters have 30 days to exercise an option to purchase an additional 3,900,000…continued

Sun Life Financial Now Accepting Grant Applications from Greater Chicago Nonprofit Organizations for Sun Life Rising Star Awards

April 11th, 2012 by InvestorPoint

The U.S. group of Sun Life Financial Inc. (NYSE: SLF, TSX: SLF) today announced it is accepting Sun Life Rising Star Award grant applications from nonprofit organizations in the Greater Chicago area that advocate for youth from under-served communities. Applications are now available at www.SunLifeRisingStar.com. The deadline for submissions is June 13. Each winning organization will receive a $50,000 grant, and as part of the application process, each organization will nominate an exemplary stude…continued

Survey shows Afghanistan’s mineral wealth

September 29th, 2011 by InvestorPoint

KABUL, Afghanistan, Sept. 30 (UPI) — A joint U.S.-Afghanistan survey has determined Afghanistan has high mineral potential the Kabul government can develop. The U.S. Geological Survey said it participated in the survey with the U.S. Department of Defense and the Afghan Geological Survey. It said extensive research by the agencies “has yielded volumes of information about areas of high mineral potential in Afghanistan, including rare earth elements, gold, iron, and copper.” Many of the mineral priorit…continued

Gold sits on $1,616

September 29th, 2011 by InvestorPoint

NEW YORK, Sept. 29 (UPI) — Gold prices were flat Thursday in New York with the dollar index down 0.23 percent. On the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange, gold gave up $2.10 an ounce, a fraction of the $41.80 it gave up in the previous trading session. Gold on Thursday dropped to $1,616 per troy ounce with equities mixed on Wall Street. The Dow Jones industrial index rose 1.3 percent. The broader Standard and Poor’s 500 index gained 0.81 percent but technology stocks on the Nasdaq co…continued

Japanese auto supplier to pay $200M for price scam

September 29th, 2011 by InvestorPoint

DETROIT, Sept. 29 (UPI) — The U.S. Justice Department said a Japanese parts supplier for the automobile industry would pay $200 million to settle a case of price fixing and bid rigging. Three executives from Japan — Junichi Funo, Hirotsugu Nagata and Tetsuya Ukai — agreed to serve prison sentences that range from 12 to 18 months after pleading guilty to their part in the scam, the department said in a statement. Four separate one-count felony charges were filed in the U.S. District Court for the Ea…continued