LOS ANGELES, Calif. - First lady Michelle Obama will travel to Los Angeles next month to kick off the Special Olympics World Games, organizers announced Thursday.Obama, long an advocate of physical fitness and healthy lifestyles, will take part in the opening ceremonies July 25 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, site of the 1932 and 1984 Summer Olympics."Her vision of wellness, fitness and inclusion of all in sport is at the heart of Special Olympics," Special Olympics Chairman Tim Shriver said.With about 7,000 athletes participating in 26 different sports, the nine-day Special Olympics is expected to be the largest sports event Los Angeles has hosted since the 1984 Summer Olympics.
The mean estimate for the short term price target for Nuverra Environmental Solutions stands at $6.86 according to 7 Analysts. The higher price target estimate for the stock has been calculated at $14 while the lower price target estimate is at $4.
The final shorts are 28.1% of the total floated shares. The positions dropped from 4,831,035 shares on May 29,2015 to 4,708,575 on June 15,2015. According to the per-day average trading of 176,821 shares, the days to cover are 27. The information was released by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc (FINRA) on May 27th.
LOS ANGELES, June 24, 2015 - Today, the Games Organizing Committee for the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015), and medical device innovator OxySure Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: OXYS) (“OxySure”) announced that OxySure has become a Champion Partner of the Special Olympics World Games, set to take place July 25-Aug. 2 in Los Angeles.
"We are pleased to add QuikClot bleeding control devices to our current emergency medical and resuscitation product offerings," said Clark Hood, Vice President of Resuscitation Sales for OxySure. "We believe this is another significant milestone in our mission to become a leading supplier of critical life-saving emergency response products in the first responder, school and public access markets. Adding QuikClot to our current Model 615 emergency oxygen system and automated external defibrillator (AED) offerings is a natural fit for our organization," he added.
"The product lines of Z-Medica and OxySure run paralleled in that both companies create medical devices that can save lives when minutes count," said Stephen J. Fanning, President and CEO of Z-Medica. "We look forward to partnering with OxySure and expanding our distribution channels to fulfill unmet public safety needs."
Gregory J Heinlein Buys 2,000 Shares
BUYINS is a leading provider of Regulation SHO compliance monitoring, short sale trading statistics and market integrity surveillance, has updated coverage on OxySure Systems after releasing the latest short sale data through June 8, 2015. Approximately 35.62% of daily trading volume is short selling. The SqueezeTrigger price for all OXYS shares shorted is $0.82. A short squeeze is expected to begin when shares of OXYS close above the $0.82 SqueezeTrigger price.
OxySure, a global leader and innovator of life-saving, easy-to-use emergency oxygen solutions with its "oxygen from powder" technology and other innovative medical device solutions, today announced the appointments of three new Territory Managers in Minneapolis, Philadelphia, and San Antonio. These appointments follow other recent appointments by the Company of Territory Managers in Michigan, Georgia, Colorado, Western Pennsylvania, Arizona, and North Texas.
Drone Pilot Rescues Texas Flood Victims:
Trapped on all sides by water with their cat and five dogs, the Kastels dialed 911 and waited for help. They didn't expect that help to come in the form of a drone nicknamed "Valkyrie," operated by software engineer and Joshua Fire Department volunteer Garrett Bryl.
Using his drone, Bryl delivered life vests and a safety line to the Kastels, which Bill attached to a beam on his house. The other end was then hooked to the bumper of a fire truck and a rescue by raft was attempted.
CEO Julian T. Ross bought 17,800 shares of the company’s stock on the open market in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 26th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $0.67 per share, with a total value of $11,926.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
Zacks upgraded shares of Nuverra Environmental Solutions (NYSE:NES) from a hold rating to a buy rating in a research note released on Tuesday morning. They currently have $6.25 target price on the stock.
Key financial performance statistics for the three months ended March 31, 2015, as compared to the same metric for the three months ended March 31, 2015, include the following:
- Total revenue increased by approximately 75% to $624,514 as compared to $356,229 for the prior period;
- Net loss increased by approximately $963,783 to $1,340,103 or $0.05 per share for the quarter as compared to a loss of $376,320 or $0.01 per share during the prior period; and
- General and administrative expense increased 80% to $622,287 as compared to $345,757 for the prior period.
OxySure to Host First Quarter 2015 Financial Results Conference Call at 4:15 pm ET on May 19, 2015
Large short position in OxySure shares exposed.
According to data compiled by Buyins, between November 18, 2014 and April 30, 2015, there were approximately 5.7mn shares sold short in OxySure stock. Considering that the float in OxySure Systems is just 7.65mn of the total 29.6mn shares outstanding, this data eye-opening.
The data from Buyins suggests that nearly 3/4 of the float has been sold short from November 18, 2014, through April 30, 2015. During this time period, short sales activity represented 36% of the total volume of 15.9mn shares traded. If a short position of this magnitude were outstanding in its entirety then it would take more than two months of buying to cover at the current average daily trading volume, which averages less than 100,000 shares per day.
Nuverra Environmental Solutions (NYSE:NES) major shareholder Mark D. Johnsrud bought 25,000 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, May 14th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $5.25 per share, with a total value of $131,250.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Large shareholders that own 10% or more of a company’s shares are required to disclose their sales and purchases with the SEC.
May 13, 2015 10:50 AM | about stocks: OXYS
Resistance And Support Update-Shorts Need To Be "Squeezed" - Stock Price Should React Accordingly
1st Support Level is $.6701 1st Resistance Level is $.72
2nd Support Level is $.6401 2nd Resistance Level is $.7399
If squeezing the Shorts can move the Share Price north of $.74 the Stock Could Run
Nuverra Environmental Solutions Price Target Raised To $5.50 At Needham, Reiterated At Buy
"We believe 2015 will be an exciting and watershed year for us," Mr. Ross adds. "We believe there are some catalytic events in the making, and at the same time we are focused on executing and building the business. We are close to the finish line on a number of our initiatives, both publicly disclosed and non-public initiatives.” Other activities, goals and milestones include the following:
• We received the fourth of five economic incentives in the amount of $52,000 from the Frisco Economic Development Corporation; we expect to receive the last incentive during the fourth quarter this year to bring the total incentives up to $243,000 (not including landlord incentives totaling $324,000);
• We have exhibited our products at several key tradeshows, including the Prevention Health & Safety Conference in Toronto, the largest workplace health and safety show in Canada; Upcoming tradeshows in 2015 that we plan to exhibit at include the American Society of Engineers (ASSE) in Dallas in June; the National Association of School Nurses (NASN) in Philadelphia in June; the International Medical Trade Fair & Conference (FIME) in Miami in August; the National Safety Congress in Atlanta in August; and the Emergency Cardiovascular Care Update (ECCU) in San Diego in December;
• We have made significant progress in securing marquee customers in various industries: examples include Dolese, Lee Lewis Construction and Chatham Worth in the construction industry; Spectrum Resource in the agriculture industry; and Intercontinental Hong Kong in the hospitality industry; and
We have made significant progress in regards to our hand held oxygen unit for military combat use and HALO jumps.
Tom Cox is an advisor and consultant to various public companies and private equity firms. Prior to that, Tom was Executive Vice President with MSC Industrial Supply, a NYSE listed global company for 17 years until his retirement in November 2014. In that role his areas of responsibility included Field Sales, Call Centers, Ecommerce, Telesales, National Accounts /Government and he oversaw an organization of approximately 3,000 Associates.
He has extensive experience in sales force effectiveness and acquisitions/integration.
During Tom's tenure, MSC Industrial's sales increased from just over $500 million to close to $3 billion in sales.