PRESS DIGEST - Wall Street Journal - June 23
June 23 The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
Oct 14 First Bancshares Inc :
* The First Bancshares Inc reports a 15% increase in quarterly net earnings and declares quarterly dividends
* Q3 earnings per share $0.45
* Q3 operating earnings per share $0.48
* Sets quarterly cash dividend of $0.0375per share
* First Bancshares Inc - fully taxable-equivalent net interest income totaled $10.3 million and $9.5 million for q3 of 2016 and 2015
* First Bancshares Inc - at September 30, 2016 company had direct energy related loans of $19.4 million, representing 2.3% of total loan portfolio Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
June 23 In today's U.S. shale fields, tiny sensors attached to production gear harvest data on everything from pumping pressure to the heat and rotational speed of drill bits boring into the rocky earth.
PARIS, June 23 Israeli defence electronics company Elbit Systems Ltd, is moving quickly to innovate and maintain its edge in a global market in which it faces increasing competition from China, France, Turkey and others.