Industrial gases company $APD said that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.86 per share of common stock. This dividend is payable on Aug. 8, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 1, 2016.
$TXN said the demand was relatively broad based during 1Q17 from a product and end market perspective. By geography, on a year-over-year basis, revenue was up in Asia, Europe and the US, and was flat in Japan, added the company.
$T said it will continue to invest in fiber deployment as much as, if not, more than anybody's investing right now. The company now markets fiber to 4.6MM locations across 52 metro areas. The company expects to add 2MM fiber locations in 2017 to reach 6MM by the end of the year.
$CMP announced that its CFO Patrick Dough Linehan has resigned due to personal circumstances, effective immediately. The departure of Linehan does not involve disputes with the company. While the process to identify a permanent CFO begins the company has named James 'Jamie' Standen, VP finance and treasurer, as the interim CFO and treasurer.