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Weekly Summary Corporate dividends, name changes, new listings

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Changes announced in corporate dividends Feb. 16-19.

INCREASED DIVIDENDS

Aarons Inc .025 from .023

Albemarle Corp .305 from .29

Best Buy .28 from .23

Big 5 Sporting Goods .125 from .10

Chico’s FAS .08 from .077

Citizens Communty Bc .12 from .08

Dean Foods Co .09 from .07

EMC Insurance Group .19 from .115

FBL Financial Group .42 from .40

Flanigans Enterprises .18 from .15

Dominos Pizza .38 from .31

General Dynamics Corp .76 from .69

Glatfelter .125 from .12

Hess Corp .25 from .20

InfraREIT .225 from .25

MercadoLibre .15 from .103

National Interstate .14 from .13

Pattern Energy Grp .381 from .372

Prologis Inc .42 from .40

Ross Stores .135 from .118

Saul Centers Inc .47 from .43

Simmons First National .24 from .23

Summit Financial Grp .10 from .08

US Physical Therapy .17 from .15

g- Canadian funds

INITIAL DIVIDENDS

Equitable Group Inc .20

Hudson Global Inc .05

Reduced Dividends

Ampco-Pittsburgh .09 from .18

Golar Lng Ltd .05 from .5775

Gulf Island Fabric .01 from .10

Overseas Shipholding Cl A .08

Overseas Shipholding Cl B .08

DECLARED STOCK DIVIDEND

Cellectar Bioscienc 1 for 20 reverse split

Cellectar Biosciences 1 for 10 reverse split

Tootsie Roll Industries 5pc

OTHER CORPORATE NEWS AND LISTINGS:

STOCK SPLITS THIS WEEK

China TechFaith ADS 1 for 5 reverse split

Paragon Shipping Cl A 1 for 38 reverse split

MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS

Minimum value $100 million

American Homes 4 Rent – American Residential Properties (1.5B)

Dentsply Inc – Sirona Dental Systems (5.5B)

JAB Holding Co – Keurig Green Mountain Inc (13.9B)

Excelsior Union Limited – Mindray Medical International Ltd (3.3B)

Snyder’s-Lance – Diamond Foods Inc (1.27B)

Team Inc – Furmanite Corp (335M)

Vista Equity Partners Fund – Solera Holdings Inc (6.5B)

NEW STOCK LISTINGS

NYSE

Berkley, WR Corp pfd C

STOCKS REMOVED FROM TRADING

NYSE

Hanger Inc (to OTC)

NASDAQ GLOBAL AND GLOBAL SELECT MARKETS

Keurig Green Mountain Inc

Nuvectra Corp when issued

Syndax Pharmaceuticals Inc

CORPORATE NAME CHANGES

Dentsply Sirona International to Dentsply Sirona Inc

Solar3D Inc to Sunworks Inc