Missouri Business News

Missouri Business News: Ameren Missouri offers innovative new program for cities and businesses to achieve renewable energy goals

ST. LOUIS, MO – Ameren Missouri, a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE), is offering a new program to help increase renewable energy use in the state.  Today, the Missouri Public Service Commission (PSC) approved the company’s Renewable Choice Program, an innovative way for large commercial and industrial customers as well as municipalities of any size … Continue reading Missouri Business News: Ameren Missouri offers innovative new program for cities and businesses to achieve renewable energy goals

KCS Holds Annual Meeting of Stockholders, Elects Twelve Directors & Announces Preferred and Common Dividends

KANSAS CITY, MO – Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE:KSU) held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on May 17, 2018 in Kansas City, Missouri.  With 88% of KCS’ outstanding common and preferred stock represented in person or by proxy at the Annual Meeting, the stockholders: elected Lydia I. Beebe, Lu M. Córdova, Robert J. Druten, Terrence … Continue reading KCS Holds Annual Meeting of Stockholders, Elects Twelve Directors & Announces Preferred and Common Dividends

Missouri Minimum Wage Rate Set for 2018

JEFFERSON CITY, MO/November 20, 2017 (STL.News) Missouri Minimum Wage – The Missouri Department of Labor announces the state minimum wage rate for 2018 has been established, according to state law, at $7.85, effective January 1. All businesses are required to pay at minimum, the $7.85 hourly rate, except retail and service businesses whose annual gross … Continue reading Missouri Minimum Wage Rate Set for 2018

Kansas City Southern Announces Dividend Increase and New Share Repurchase Program

KANSAS CITY, MO/August 15, 2017 (STL.News) – Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) announced that its Board of Directors approved at its meeting today two actions to return capital to KCS’s shareholders as part of KCS’s capital allocation plan: 1. An increase in the quarterly dividend on KCS’s common stock from $0.33 to $0.36 per … Continue reading Kansas City Southern Announces Dividend Increase and New Share Repurchase Program

KCS’ Jeffrey Songer to Address the UBS New York Transport Conference

Jeffrey Songer with Kansas City Southern, KCS, to address the UBS New York Transport Conference KANSAS CITY, MO/July 31, 2017 (STL.News) – Kansas City Southern (K.C.S.) (NYSE: KSU) Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Jeffrey M. Songer, will address the UBS New York Transport Conference at 8:45 a.m. eastern time on Thursday, August 3, … Continue reading KCS’ Jeffrey Songer to Address the UBS New York Transport Conference

Express Scripts 2018 National Preferred Formulary

July 31, 2017 (STL.News) Once an independent panel of medical experts makes its recommendations, Express Scripts (Nasdaq: ESRX) negotiates with drug makers to ensure the medicines included on our National Preferred Formulary (NPF) are the best combination of clinically appropriate and cost effective. This rigorous process relies on a complex interaction of high-tech data analytics, pharmacological … Continue reading Express Scripts 2018 National Preferred Formulary

Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results

[ad_1] Revenues totaled $549.9 million for the three months ended June 30, 2017, representing a sequential decline and reflective of the timing of sales in the metallurgical segment as well as anticipated reduced shipment levels in the Powder River Basin typical of the shoulder season. “While extreme volatility in global metallurgical markets delayed the timing … Continue reading Arch Coal, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results

Central Bancshares, Inc. Converts to Jack Henry Banking

[ad_1] Muscatine, Iowa-based CBI is the parent company of two community banks operating under separate charters, one in Iowa and one in Illinois with consolidated assets of nearly $900 million. CBI Bank & Trust has locations in eastern Iowa and northwest Illinois, and F&M Bank has locations throughout western Illinois. CBI recently conducted a formal … Continue reading Central Bancshares, Inc. Converts to Jack Henry Banking

Engagedly Releases List of Top 100 HR Influencers for 2017

[ad_1] ST. LOUIS, MO/July 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/Engagedly (EG) — For the last few years, human resources was filled with innovation, creative thinking, and growth. In order to recognize the hard work and dedication of those pushing the industry forward, the industry research team at EG announces our list of the top 100 human resource professionals who … Continue reading Engagedly Releases List of Top 100 HR Influencers for 2017

Enterprise Truck Rental Expanding Locations and Employment Opportunities in Maryland

[ad_1] The 8,500 sq. ft. Frederick facility – located at 5841 Urbana Pike – is situated near interstates 270 and 70, offering convenient access to Maryland customers. The 1,500 sq. ft. Salisbury facility – located at 8307 Dickerson Ln. – is helping to meet the demands of the rapidly expanding Eastern shore. Located near Salisbury … Continue reading Enterprise Truck Rental Expanding Locations and Employment Opportunities in Maryland

United Heartland Recognizes Top Territory Agencies

[ad_1] “These agencies support United Heartland’s (UH) high-touch customer service approach to workers’ compensation and are valued partners with our organization,” said Steve Cooper, president of UH.  “We truly value the strong relationship we have had with these key agency partners and are honored to recognize them as United Heartland’s top regional agencies in 2016.” … Continue reading United Heartland Recognizes Top Territory Agencies

Burns & McDonnell KCI HOMETOWN Team Takes Over Power & Light District for Pep Rally and Information

[ad_1] The rally featured an inspirational video from Kansas City Royals legend George Brett, who is endorsing the KCI HOMETOWN Team and its plan to design, build and privately finance a single-terminal KCI. Brett joins a large and growing list of individuals and organizations who are endorsing the HOMETOWN Team in its drive for a … Continue reading Burns & McDonnell KCI HOMETOWN Team Takes Over Power & Light District for Pep Rally and Information

Leggett & Platt Reports 2Q EPS Of $.64 On 3% Sales Growth

[ad_1] Diversified manufacturer Leggett & Platt reported second quarter sales of $989 million, an increase of 3% versus second quarter 2016. Organic sales grew 4% from continued strength primarily in Automotive and Adjustable Bed, and raw-material related price inflation.  Divestitures, net of acquisitions, reduced sales slightly. Second quarter earnings were $.64 per share, versus $.72 … Continue reading Leggett & Platt Reports 2Q EPS Of $.64 On 3% Sales Growth

KCS Announces New Sales and Marketing Appointments in Energy and Short Line Relations

KCS Announces New Sales and Marketing Appointments in Energy and Short Line Relations, Intermodal Operations KANSAS CITY, MO/July 27, 2017 (STL.News) – Kansas City Southern (KCS) (NYSE: KSU) today announced the appointments of Ginger Adamiak as vice president sales and marketing for the energy and short line relations business unit and Darin Selby as vice … Continue reading KCS Announces New Sales and Marketing Appointments in Energy and Short Line Relations

SARA Investment Real Estate Names Vice President for the Minnesota Region

MINNEAPOLIS, MN/July 07, 2017 (STL.News) – SARA Investment Real Estate, a full-service commercial real estate investment and brokerage company, is pleased to welcome Tony Phelps as its new Regional Vice President for the Minnesota region. Based in Minneapolis, Tony will concentrate on developing business relationships in the areas of brokerage, finance and investor relations, while … Continue reading SARA Investment Real Estate Names Vice President for the Minnesota Region

Expertise.com recognizes Amants Floor Care as one of the Best Carpet Cleaners in St. Louis – 2017

Best Carpet Cleaners in the St. Louis 2017 area, carefully picked by Expertise.com, recognizes Amants Floor Care as one of the Best Carpet Cleaners ST. LOUIS, MO/July 7, 2017 (STL.News) Expertise.com (Expertise) is an online publication that helps connect people with experts in their communities.  Expertise carefully surveys the field to find the “experts”.  Expertise … Continue reading Expertise.com recognizes Amants Floor Care as one of the Best Carpet Cleaners in St. Louis – 2017

Caltrol Rolls Out “All Valves Everywhere” Directly To Customers

LAS VEGAS/July 6, 2017 (STL.News) – On April 28, 2017, Emerson purchased the Valves & Controls business unit from Pentair. The combined portfolio offers customers access to the largest selection in control valves, pressure management, isolation valves such as triple offset, butterfly, gate, globe, ball and check valves, in addition to actuation technologies. These include industry-leading product … Continue reading Caltrol Rolls Out “All Valves Everywhere” Directly To Customers

POWER closes deal with Sega Inc.

HAILEY, Idaho/July 3, 2017 (STL.News) – POWER Engineers Incorporated (POWER) announced today that it has closed a deal to acquire Sega Inc., a Kansas City, MO based consulting engineering firm with deep experience in power generation and power delivery. “We’re very pleased to be able to welcome Sega’s employees to the POWER team,” said POWER CEO … Continue reading POWER closes deal with Sega Inc.

DST Systems, Inc. Announces Notification Of Earnings Release Date

KANSAS CITY, MO/July 3, 2017 (STL.News) – DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE: DST) will release its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017, on Thursday, July 27, 2017, at 5:30 A.M. Central Time. The Company will host a conference call the same day at 7:30 A.M. Central Time. The dial-in number for domestic … Continue reading DST Systems, Inc. Announces Notification Of Earnings Release Date

Bandura® Systems Receives Prestigious Missouri Bankers Association Endorsement

PoliWall Technology Effectively Mitigates Cyber Risk for Banks ST. LOUIS, MO/June 22, 2017 (STL.News) – Bandura®, LLC, a trusted Missouri cyber-security innovator and maker of the fast and automated PoliWall® security shield, announced it has been endorsed by the Missouri Bankers Association. PoliWall® deploys threat defenses with great effectiveness and scale as an inline appliance … Continue reading Bandura® Systems Receives Prestigious Missouri Bankers Association Endorsement

European ammunition co. selects Sedalia, Mo for new U.S. logistics center

Pettis County, MO/June 22, 2017 (STL.News) – Today, the Missouri Department of Economic Development announced that Nammo AS, an international aerospace and defense company headquartered in Norway, announced that the newly formed Capstone Precision Group LLC will launch their U.S. logistics center in Pettis County, which would create 13 jobs initially and up to 21 … Continue reading European ammunition co. selects Sedalia, Mo for new U.S. logistics center