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Johnson Controls CEO on Bloomberg

March 17, 2017 - Johnson Controls CEO Says Politics Won’t Change Plans - Alex Molinaroli, chairman and chief executive officer at Johnson Controls International PLC, talks about the impact of President Donald Trump's policies and a potential border adjustment tax on his company's business.... [Continue Reading]

PS&S in Construction in Focus

March 10, 2017 - 55 Years of Architecture and Engineering Excellence For fifty-five years, PS&S has been one of the best-known architecture and engineering companies in New Jersey, and midway through its sixth decade, PS&S is stronger than ever and is poised for growth.... [Continue Reading]

Tortoise hits Bloomberg

February 06, 2017 - Simplification across midstream sector won’t kill off MLPs There’s a race among pipeline owners to reduce capital costs First came Kinder Morgan Inc., then Targa Resources Corp. and now Oneok Inc. — pipeline giants keep buying up their master-limited partnerships,... [Continue Reading]

Tortoise hits MarketWatch

January 27, 2017 - Oil pipelines find a booster in Trump, but deregulation may not help much The exchange-traded products that track the oil-pipeline industry have rallied since November’s U.S. presidential election, in some cases doubling the rise of the broader market. But despite... [Continue Reading]

Alpha7 on Yahoo Finance

January 25, 2017 - The secret to becoming a successful day trader Day trading is considered one of the most stressful and riskiest professions in finance—in one day you could lose everything. Some surveys estimate the failure rate for day traders is above 90%.... [Continue Reading]

CMS D3S Featured in ProFood World

January 24, 2017 - Automated system improves food, worker safety Food safety and quality are enhanced by the ability to tightly control application levels of processing aids and/or antimicrobial treatments. CMS Technology prides itself on providing solutions for food safety and brand protection. That’s... [Continue Reading]

root9B in CyberSecurity Trend

January 20, 2017 - root9B Awarded 5-Year Training Subcontract Supporting Department of Defense COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Jan. 19, 2017 — root9B, a root9B Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: RTNB) company, and leading provider of advanced cybersecurity services and training for commercial and government clients, announced today... [Continue Reading]

root9B featured in Colorado

January 09, 2017 - Cybersecurity company moves its headquarters to Colorado Springs Root9B LLC is sinking deeper roots in Colorado Springs as part of a corporate strategy of its parent company to narrow the company’s focus to cybersecurity by selling off subsidiaries in other... [Continue Reading]

Tortoise in Bloomberg

January 03, 2017 - Oil and Gas Explorers Headed for IPO Are Finding Buyers Circling Two explorers on route to public listing bought this month Activity in the industry picking up as oil prices stabilize As oil prices stabilize and confidence returns to the... [Continue Reading]

Col. Jacobs on Defense Spending

December 26, 2016 - Impact of Trump's tweets on fighter jet costs - Discussing the repercussions of President-elect Donald Trump publicly tweeting military policies before his inauguration with Valerie Insinna, Defense News, and Col. Jack Jacobs, Medal of Honor recipient, MSNBC military analyst.... [Continue Reading]

root9B moves to NASDAQ

December 21, 2016 - root9B Holdings Announces Uplisting to Nasdaq Capital Market; Stock to Commence Trading on December 21, 2016 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Dec. 21, 2016 — root9B Holdings, Inc. (RTNB) (“Company”) today announced that its common stock has been approved for listing on... [Continue Reading]

SAIC-root9B partnership in Executive Biz

December 21, 2016 - SAIC-root9B Partnership to Offer Cybersecurity Training, Simulation Environments in Govt Sector - Science Applications International Corp. and Root9B will collaborate to offer training and simulation environments intended to help government organizations prepare personnel to secure cyber operations.... [Continue Reading]

root9B in Bold Business

November 27, 2016 - A Bold Approach To Cyber Security Root9B, a Colorado based cybersecurity firm, has devised a novel and bold countermeasure to cyber attackers. Called the HUNT technique, it monitors a client’s system from the inside following any adversary that breaks in.... [Continue Reading]

root9B in Government Security News

November 27, 2016 - root9B lands cyber defense contract extension with Fortune 500 firm COLORADO SPRINGS, CO Nov. 22, 2016 root9B, a root9B Technologies Company (OTCQB: RTNB) and leading provider of advanced cyber defense operations, services, and products for commercial and government clients, announced... [Continue Reading]

Tortoise on Bloomberg

November 18, 2016 - U.S. Energy Outlook Under Donald Trump - Libby Toudouze, partner at Cushing Asset Management, and Robert Thummel, managing director and portfolio manager at Tortoise Capital Advisors, discuss the future of shale oil and energy independence under President-Elect Donald Trump. They... [Continue Reading]

root9B in Chief Executive

November 17, 2016 - Protecting Against the Growing Threat of a Cyber Breach U.S. companies are currently experiencing annual losses of more than $525 million due to cybercrime, with the majority of these losses stemming from malicious code and denial of service attacks. By:... [Continue Reading]

Vets saving the coast

November 07, 2016 - Nonprofit Hopes Hillary Or Donald Float Donors’ Boats On the heels of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump announcing a “donor wall” to feature the etched-in names of supporters, an environmental organization is hoping that the same concept can fetch them... [Continue Reading]

root9B teams with USAF

October 31, 2016 - Colorado Springs company joins forces with academy to counter cyberattacks Colorado Springs-based cybersecurity provider root9B announced Monday that it will work with the Air Force Academy to develop technology to counter cyberattacks. Under the agreement, root9B and the academy will... [Continue Reading]

Party City on CNBC

October 28, 2016 - Amazon can’t beat our Halloween mix-and-match creativity: Party City CEO Although Amazon has become a major competitor in the Halloween costume space, Party City CEO James Harrison said Friday that his business offers much more opportunity for creativity. Read more... [Continue Reading]

Party City on CNN Money

October 28, 2016 - Yuge! Expect a lot of Donald Trumps on Halloween Election Day is November 8 — just eight days after Halloween. So it should come as no surprise that there will be lots of Donald Trumps and Hillary Clintons ringing doorbells... [Continue Reading]

Beazley in Wall Street Journal

October 27, 2016 - Ransomware Is Booming and Companies Are Paying Up For companies concerned about the soaring number of ransomware attacks–in which hackers take control of data or systems and demand payment to release them–the good news is such ransoms are typically small,... [Continue Reading]

EquityZen in Bloomberg

October 19, 2016 - Silicon Valley Asks What Happens If Tourist Investors Flee? There’s a lot of cash floating around that may vanish if the going gets tough. Silicon Valley is really hot right now—but not in the way you might think. Private companies... [Continue Reading]

Tortoise in Barron’s

October 12, 2016 - Q3 Earnings: MLP Distributions ‘Off to a Good Start’ Distributions from master limited partnerships are rising — and should rise more as third quarter earnings season progresses, says Tortoise portfolio manager Rob Thummel in his firm’s weekly podcast. Read more... [Continue Reading]

root9B wins in court

September 28, 2016 - 'Unpersuasive' Isn't 'False,' Judge Rules - DENVER (CN) - A federal judge dismissed an investor's class action accusing a computer security firm of lying about preventing a Russian hacking group's attack, to bolster its flagging stock price.... [Continue Reading]

Party City set for Halloween

September 23, 2016 - Party City set for the year’s biggest holiday: Halloween As most retailers put the finishing touches on their Christmas plans, Party City is already in the throes of its most critical selling season: Halloween. With the spooky holiday accounting for... [Continue Reading]

JCI on Bloomberg

September 06, 2016 - Johnson Controls CEO: Tyco Deal Not About Taxes - Alex Molinaroli, chief executive officer at Johnson Controls, explains the business benefits of the Tyco acquisition and the state of the automotive business spin off. He speaks with Bloomberg's David Westin... [Continue Reading]


September 06, 2016 - JCI CEO: Tyco merger not about taxes - Alex Molinaroli, Johnson Controls CEO, talks about its merger with Tyco and relocating its global headquarters to Ireland which will significantly lower its tax bill.... [Continue Reading]

Steve Kalafer comments on VW in WSJ

August 29, 2016 - Volkswagen Dealerships Hopeful Over Potential Payout from Emissions Scandal Volkswagen expected to pay $1.2 billion collectively to dealers; specific details expected end of September Volkswagen dealers nationwide are largely striking a hopeful tone on news of the auto maker’s deal... [Continue Reading]

Tortoise on Williams

August 16, 2016 - Williams, ETE take on aggressive game plan after failed merger Exclusive By Nish Amarnath Williams Cos. Inc. and Energy Transfer Equity LP are redoubling the focus on their respective partnerships and growth projects as they try to heal from an... [Continue Reading]

EquityZen on CNBC

August 10, 2016 - Executive Edge: Private investing - Atish Davda, EquityZen founder & CEO, discusses how his company is able to connect equity stakeholders with accredited investors so employees have an opportunity to cash out a percentage of their stake in a private... [Continue Reading]

MLPs with Rob Thummel

August 10, 2016 - Investors Are Cozying Up to MLPs Despite Oil’s Bearish Streak After falling from grace amid crude’s collapse, master-limited partnerships, a darling of recent commodities booms, are winning over investors again thanks to their high payouts and long-term contracts. Read more... [Continue Reading]

GMAG and Zito Partners in NJBiz

August 03, 2016 - Global Markets Advisory Group adds Zito as a senior adviser Global Markets Advisory Group (GMAG) has appointed Robert Zito, founder of Zito Partners, as a senior adviser. GMAG, a Berkeley Heights-based advisory service, has entered into a joint venture to... [Continue Reading]

root9B Remains #1

August 03, 2016 - Trillion Dollar Cybersecurity Industry’s Top 500 Companies For Q3 2016 Cybersecurity 500 is the Definitive List of the World’s Hottest and Most Innovative Cybersecurity Companies Cybersecurity Ventures announces the Q3 2016 edition of the Cybersecurity 500, a global compilation of leading... [Continue Reading]

PS&S in NJBiz

August 02, 2016 - Ex-government official takes on new role in South Jersey with architecture, engineering firm After more than 20 years in state and municipal government, Marge DellaVecchia turned to the county level in 2010, when she was hired as the deputy administrator... [Continue Reading]

Tortoise in Barron’s

July 27, 2016 - Playing ‘Game of Tones’ Midway Through MLP Earnings Season Interpreting management comments is the main game of earnings season for energy-focused master limited partnerships (MLPs). Read more here: [Continue Reading]

Steve Kalafer in the WSJ

July 18, 2016 - VW Vows to Compensate Dealers for Tainted Diesels Dealers say the TDI Settlement Program affects the nearly 500,000 tainted diesels on the road and another 12,000 vehicles that dealers are unable to sell Volkswagen AG executives in the U.S. have... [Continue Reading]

New Leader at Ferrara

July 14, 2016 - Ferrara & Company Names Former Publicis New York CEO as President, Chief Client Officer Ferrara & Company hired former Publicis New York chief and 35-year industry veteran Joe McCarthy as its new president and chief client officer. “We’re thrilled to... [Continue Reading]

root9B to be featured on Viceland

July 13, 2016 - How ‘Cyber Guards’ Patrol Networks Looking For Hackers Given the ever-increasing and seemingly unstoppable pervasiveness of hacks and cyber thefts, every year seems to be the year of the data breach. And because of that, cybersecurity firms are racing to... [Continue Reading]

EquityZen in

July 08, 2016 - Japanese messaging app Line to mark biggest tech IPO so far this year Line Corp. is preparing to test the public markets next week, the second significant tech IPO of 2016. The Japanese messaging app company is set to raise... [Continue Reading]

Tortoise in Bloomberg

July 08, 2016 - Oil Falls After Smaller-Than-Projected U.S. Crude Supply Decline Oil retreated after a government report showed U.S. crude stockpiles dropped by less than expected. Crude supplies fell 2.22 million barrels in the week ended July 1, Energy Information Administration data show.... [Continue Reading]

Tortoise’s Thummel on CNBC

July 06, 2016 - US oil reserves surge Rob Thummel, Tortoise Capital Advisors Managing Director, looks at a new study that confirms the U.S. holds more oil reserves than Saudi Arabia and Russia. Source: [Continue Reading]

Tortoise on Yahoo

July 06, 2016 - Never mind the Brexit — here are energy stocks still worth buying: Portfolio manager Oil prices have been volatile since the Brexit vote, but there may be opportunities in the energy space, according to one portfolio manager. Read more here:... [Continue Reading]

Tortoise on Brexit and MLPs

June 28, 2016 - Understanding Brexit’s Impact on Midstream MLPs Monday was shaping up to be a tough day for midstream master limited partnerships. The sector-tracking Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP) was down more than 4% by early afternoon as the price of crude fell... [Continue Reading]

Steve Kalafer in WSJ

June 24, 2016 - Volkswagen to Pay More Than $10 Billion to Settle Emissions Claims Company will pay diesel car owners at least $5,100 on top of buyback or fix Volkswagen AG is nearing a $10 billion civil settlement, the largest in the auto... [Continue Reading]

root9B in WSJ

June 03, 2016 - root9B Awarded Subcontract Supporting U.S. CYBER COMMAND COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., June 3, 2016 — root9B, a root9B Technologies (OTCQB: RTNB), company and leading provider of advanced cybersecurity services and training for commercial and government clients, announced today that it has... [Continue Reading]

Tortoise on OPEC

June 03, 2016 - Tortoise Capital's Thummel on top energy investment strategy - Tortoise Capital energy portfolio manager Rob Thummel talks with Bobbi Rebell about OPEC, oil inventories, and where he believes the best opportunities are in the sector.... [Continue Reading]

CNBC credits Tortoise

June 02, 2016 - Thummel: OPEC is becoming less relevant Rob Thummel, Managing Director at Tortoise Capital Advisors, discusses the OPEC meeting, his outlook for the oil market and gives his picks in the energy sector. Source: [Continue Reading]

root9B in WSJ

May 24, 2016 - root9B Technologies Provides 2016 Financial Outlook Forecast Calls for Net Revenue of Approximately $48.0 Million; Cybersecurity Revenue Expected to Increase by 370% from 2015 NEW YORK, May 24, 2016 — root9B Technologies (or “the Company”) (OTCQB: RTNB) announced today its... [Continue Reading]

root9B Remains #1

May 20, 2016 - root9B Statement on Remaining #1 in the Cybersecurity 500 In response to being named #1 in the Cybersecurity 500 for the 2nd consecutive quarter, root9B’s Chief Executive Officer Eric Hipkins issued the following statement: “It’s an honor to be #1... [Continue Reading]
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