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CHICAGO, Jan. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Fourth-Quarter 2011 Earnings per share rose to $1.84, driven by strong core performanceEPS includes favorable tax settlement of $0.52 compared with $0.50 in 2010Revenue rose to $19.6 billion on increased commercial airplane deliveries Full Year 2011 Earnings per share increased 20 percent to $5.34 on record revenue of $68.7 billionOperating cash flow increased 36 percent to $4.0 billionBacklog grew to a record $356 billion including $103 billion of orders during the year Outlook for 2012 EPS guidance of between $4.05 and $4.25 reflects strong operating performance offset by $0.83 of higher pension expenseRevenue guidance established at between $78 and $80 billionOperating cash flow guidance set at greater than $5.0 billion includes $1.5 billion of discretionary pension contributions Table 1.  Summary Financial Results Fo... (more)

Amcom Software Works with Maimonides Medical Center to Introduce Resident Hours Tracking Solution

Amcom Software, Inc. today announced that it is collaborating with Maimonides Medical Center to deliver the Amcom Duty Hours Tracking solution. The new software enables teaching hospitals to monitor and report on residents’ hours in accordance with the ACGME’s 2011 regulations. For Brooklyn, N.Y.-based Maimonides, the Amcom solution will simplify compliance and administration throughout the organization, which annually trains 450 residents in 70 specialties. “Information is power, but communication is key,” said Dr. Steven Davidson, Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Maimonides Medical Center. “Amcom is at the center of resident communications and has become a natural fulcrum for our resident duty hours tracking. It was a seamless extension of our Amcom directory and on-call scheduling solutions.” In fact, integrating with existing Amcom directory and on-call schedu... (more)

PC Connection, Inc. (PCCC) To Release Third Quarter Results–2012

PC Connection, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCCC), a provider of a full range of information technology (IT) solutions to business, government, and education markets, will release its third quarter 2012 operating results after close of market on Thursday, November 1, 2012. At 4:30 p.m. ET on that date, management will review these results during their quarterly conference call. To access the conference call, please dial 877-776-4016 (US) or 973-638-3231 (International). The conference call will be available to the general public on a live webcast—in listen-only mode—on the Company’s website at http://ir.pcconnection.com. To access the replay of the call, please dial 800-585-8367 or 404-537-3406 and enter the access code 18834926. About PC Connection, Inc. PC Connection, Inc., a Fortune 1000 company, has four sales subsidiaries: PC Connection Sales Corporation, MoreDirect, Inc., Go... (more)

Guanxi.me Secures Series A Funding from SingTel Innov8 for China and Asia Expansion

SHANGHAI, Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Guanxi Inc. (www.guanxi.me), a Cayman-based mobile social network services (SNS) company, today announced the completion of Series A funding led by SingTel Innov8 and including an investment from Timothy Draper of Draper and Associates. Guanxi Inc. recently completed its spin-off from mInfo Inc. (www.minfo.com), a leading Chinese mobile search and marketing provider. Guanxi Inc. operates the Guanxi.me SNS platform consisting of smartphone apps, mobile-web services, SMS services and web-based backend management systems. The Guanxi.me app, available on both Android and iOS, enables users to see and interact with people and places around them, and intelligently notifies them when relevant people or offers are nearby. With Guanxi Radar, Guanxi.me also allows users to define and automatically scan for relevant people nearby withou... (more)

Fujitsu and T&W Operations, Inc., Collaborate to Develop Kidtrack™ System Using the PalmEntry™ Physical Access Control System

Fujitsu Frontech North America Inc., a leader in innovative technology and front-end solutions, today announced that it has teamed up with T&W Operations, Inc., an IT and logistics solutions provider to government and small businesses, to develop the Kidtrack™ system. The Kidtrack system employs Fujitsu’s PalmEntry™ Physical Access Control system installed in school buses to track the location of children during the transportation process before and after school. The PalmEntry system is a secure, contactless, biometric access control solution that positively authenticates the identity of an individual. The public unveiling of the Kidtrack system will be March 19, 2013, at the Ohio Association for Pupil Transportation Conference and Trade Show in Dublin, OH. “We looked at other methods of verifying student location and safety, but chose the Fujitsu PalmEntry system ... (more)

/C O R R E C T I O N -- CourseSmart/

In the news release, CourseSmart and Naseej Sign Exclusive Agreement Bringing eTextbooks to the Arab World, issued 17-Jan-2014 by CourseSmart over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the first paragraph after the bulleted list, second sentence, should read "Together we are responding to the strong market demand and potential in this region, and we are providing eTextbooks already to twelve universities in the region." rather than "Together we are responding to the strong market demand and potential in this region, and we are providing eTextbooks already to twelve universities in the region, including such visionary institutions as Higher Colleges of Technology, Saudi Electronic University, and University College of Bahrain." as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows: CourseSmart and Naseej Sign Exclusive Agreement Bringin... (more)

Team Health Holdings, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2013 Financial Results

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2013 Fourth Quarter Highlights Net revenue increased to $621.8 million; 14.1% over the prior year fourth quarter Net earnings attributable to Team Health Holdings, Inc. ("Net earnings") were $21.5 million; $32.7 million after adjustments Diluted net earnings per share of $0.30; Adjusted EPS of $0.46 Adjusted EBITDA increased 14.5% to $61.9 million 2014 net revenue growth guidance of 11% to 12%, which includes the benefit from Medicaid parity, but excludes other potential benefits from healthcare reform Team Health Holdings, Inc. ("TeamHealth" or the "Company") (NYSE: TMH), one of the largest providers of outsourced physician staffing solutions for hospitals in the United States, today announced results for its fourth quarter and full fiscal year of 2013. "We are pleased with our financial performance for the fourth quar... (more)

Philadelphia Mayor Tackles Unemployment Through Adult Literacy Program on Canvas by Instructure

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Instructure today announced that it has partnered with the Philadelphia Mayor's Commission on Literacy to curb the city's poverty rate through an adult literacy program offered on the Canvas learning management system. The program, myPLACE Online, seeks to reduce unemployment and poverty rates, fuel job and economic growth and decrease dependency on government programs in Philadelphia by improving basic work-readiness skills among low-literate adults. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121101/SF04201LOGO) The program is designed to be replicable on a national level to help local governments combat the crisis of low literacy among adults. With a 27 percent poverty rate — nearly twice the national average — and half of its adult population lacking the education needed for family-sustaining employment, Philad... (more)

PotashCorp Prices Offering of US $750 Million of 10-Year Notes

Listed: TSX, NYSE Symbol: POT SASKATOON, SK, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (PotashCorp) today announced that it has priced an offering of US $750 million aggregate principal amount of 3.625 percent notes due March 15, 2024. BofA Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley and UBS Investment Bank are acting as joint book-running managers of the offering. BMO Capital Markets, RBC Capital Markets, Scotiabank, CIBC, HSBC, Mitsubishi UFJ Securities, Rabo Securities, TD Securities, Goldman, Sachs & Co., Credit Agricole CIB, SMBC Nikko, US Bancorp, and Comerica Securities are acting as co-managers of the offering. PotashCorp intends to use the net proceeds of the offering for general corporate purposes, including to refinance its US $500 million aggregate principal amount of outstanding 5.250% notes maturing on May 15, 2014. The offering is expect... (more)

SEC Form 10 registration statement filed for planned spinoff of Exelis Mission Systems business

A registration statement on Form 10 was filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for the planned spinoff of the current Exelis (NYSE: XLS) Mission Systems business. Today’s filing was made under the name “Exelis MSCO Inc.,” however, Exelis plans to announce the name under which the new company will do business in the coming weeks. Exelis previously announced in December 2013 that its Board of Directors had approved a plan to spin off its military and government services business, currently called known as Mission Systems, into an independent public company. Upon successful execution of the spinoff, Exelis will focus on providing highly engineered C4ISR and information solutions, particularly in the areas of critical networks, ISR& analytics, electronic warfare and composite aerostructures. The newly formed company will become a pure-play provide... (more)

Computer Programs and Systems, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2014 Results

Computer Programs and Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CPSI): Highlights: Revenues of $52.1 million; 12-month backlog of $170.4 million; Earnings per diluted share of $0.69; Cash provided by operations of $13.2 million; and Quarterly dividend of $0.57 per share. Computer Programs and Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CPSI), a leading provider of healthcare information solutions, today announced results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014. The Company also announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.57 (fifty-seven cents) per share, payable on May 30, 2014, to stockholders of record as of the close of business on May 15, 2014. Total revenues for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014, increased 5% to $52.1 million, compared with total revenues of $49.5 million for the prior-year first quarter. Net income for the quarter ended March 31... (more)