Tuesday - March 20, 2018

News releases, reports, statements and associated documents from U.S. and international businesses.

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Stifel Completes Acquisition of Ziegler Wealth Management
ST. LOUIS, Missouri, March 19 -- Stifel Financial, a financial services holding company, issued the following news release:

Stifel Financial Corp. (NYSE: SF) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Ziegler Wealth Management.

"We are excited to welcome the team from Ziegler to our wealth management platform. The addition of more than 50 talented financial advisors further solidifies Stifel's presence in the Midwest as well as adding advisors to growing markets in Arizona, Florida, and Virginia," said Ronald J. Kruszewski, Chairman and CEO of Stifel.

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NJR Clean Energy Ventures Announces Sale of Two Dot Wind Farm
WALL, New Jersey, March 19 -- New Jersey Resources, a natural gas provider, issued the following news release:

NJR Clean Energy Ventures (CEV), the non-regulated clean energy subsidiary of New Jersey Resources (NYSE: NJR), today announced the sale of its 9.7 megawatt (MW) wind farm in Two Dot, Montana to NorthWestern Energy (NWE) for $18.5 million. CEV entered into a purchase and sale agreement with the natural gas and electricity investor-owned utility, and submitted a joint filing for authorization with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). Once approved by FERC, the transaction is ... Show Full Article

Infor Announces Call Details for Q3 FY18 Investor Call
NEW YORK, March 19 -- Infor, an enterprise software provider, issued the following news release:

Infor, a leading provider of industry-specific cloud applications, today announced that materials related to the Infor investor conference call on Monday, March 19, 2018, at 11 a.m. Eastern time, are provided on the Investors section of Infor's website.

Dial-in details for the March 19th investor call are as follows:

* US Toll Free Dial-In #: 1 855 312.6134

* International Direct Dial-In #: +1 857 288.7894

* Global Access Numbers: http://www.btconferencing.com/globalaccess/?bid=288_attended

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Homebuyers Should Expect to Have Less Choice and Pay More This Spring
COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 19 -- Nationwide Mutual Insurance issued the following news release:

Finding a home to buy is getting more difficult according to the latest Nationwide Health of Housing Markets Report (HoHM Report). High demand and an ultra-low level of homes for sale is driving rapid price increases and - more importantly for prospective buyers - less time on the market.

"As we head into spring and the traditional season when sales heat up, buyers will find that desirable homes won't be on the market for long," said David Berson, Nationwide senior vice president and chief economist. "Today, ... Show Full Article

Hilton Arrives in Mandalay With Picturesque Garden Retreat
MCLEAN, Va., March 19 -- Hilton Hotels and Resorts, a subsidiary of Hilton Worldwide, issued the following news:

Set amidst four acres of idyllic gardens, Hilton Mandalay opens today, offering upscale accommodations in the center of the country's second-largest city. Facing Mandalay Hill, a lush, towering slope that is home to some of the city's most beautiful pagodas and monasteries, as well as the awe-inspiring Mandalay Palace, the exotic retreat provides the perfect vantage point to take in Mandalay's most exquisite sights.

"As the former royal capital of Myanmar, Mandalay is an exciting destination ... Show Full Article

Enterprise Server Demand Remained Soft in 4Q17, According to Dell'Oro Group
REDWOOD CITY, California, March 19 -- Dell'Oro Group, a provider of market information about the networking and telecommunications industries, issued the following news release:

According to a recently published report from Dell'Oro Group, the trusted source for market information about the telecommunications, networks, and data center IT industries, Enterprise server demand remained soft in 4Q17. High memory costs contributed to a slower than expected Purley refresh cycle, resulting in the decline in the Enterprise market.

"Server average selling prices are now at an all-time high, which we ... Show Full Article

Cox Launches 'Cox2M' Connected Asset Services to Power Smart Businesses, Cities
ATLANTA, Georgia, March 19 -- Cox Communications, a provider of an advanced digital video, internet, telephone and home security and automation services, issued the following news release:

Cox Communications today announced the launch of Cox2M, the company's new connected asset services business line.

Via its core broadband telecom services, Cox connects more than six million people and businesses to the things they care about most. Cox2M unleashes even greater potential of a connected world by giving businesses and cities the data and tools they need to improve processes, resulting in operational ... Show Full Article