Timberline Resources Corporation, an exploration stage company, explores and develops mineral properties in the western United States. The company primarily explores for gold, as well as silver and copper ores. Its flagship project includes the Lookout Mountain project, located in Nevada. The company was formerly known as Silver Crystal Mines, Inc. and changed its name to Timberline Resources Corporation in February 2004. Timberline Resources Corporation was incorporated in 1968 and is headquartered in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.
Audience, Inc. provides voice and audio solutions for mobile devices in Korea, China, the United States, and internationally. Its platform consists of proprietary, purpose-built digital signal processors (DSPs) and audio codecs, analog and mixed signal circuits, and algorithms for voice isolation and noise suppression. The company offers voice and audio processors, including eS305, a second generation voice and audio processor for far-field wideband communications; eS310 that provides flexible connectivity to analog and digital interfaces; eS325, a third generation voice and audio processor for consistent voice call experience when moving between 3G and 4G networks; eS70x, which delivers a range of innovations in speech, voice, and multimedia audio processing, as well as delivers improved performance in third generation automatic speech recognition assist, bandwidth expansion, improved acoustic echo cancellation, and audio playback enhancements technologies; and eS75x that combines the eS70x advanced voice and audio processing capabilities with a high performance mixed-signal audio sub-system. It also provides AuViD graphical design tools that enable original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to integrate and customize the features of its voice and audio processors in a multitude of device designs. The company sells its products to OEMs and their contract manufacturers through its direct sales force, third-party sales representatives, and distributors. The company was formerly known as Applied Neurosystems Corporation and changed its name to Audience, Inc. in June 2002. Audience, Inc. was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Mountain View, California.
MoneyGram International, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides money transfer and payment services in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Global Funds Transfer and Financial Paper Products. The Global Funds Transfer segment provides money transfer and bill payment services primarily to unbanked and under banked consumers. Its bill payment services allow consumers to make bill payments, pay routine bills, or load and reload prepaid debit cards to various billers in the credit card, mortgage, auto finance, telecommunications, corrections, satellite, utilities, property management, prepaid card, and collections industries. This segment provides money transfer services through its network of agents, as well as through company-owned retail locations. It also offers money transfer services on the Internet via its MoneyGram Online service, as well as through kiosks, ATMs, prepaid cards, and direct-to-bank account products. The Financial Paper Products segment provides money orders to consumers through its retail and financial institution agent locations; and offers official check services for financial institutions. This segment sells its money orders under the MoneyGram brand, as well as on a private label or co-branded basis with retail and financial institution agents. MoneyGram International, Inc. was founded in 1926 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.
Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, develops and commercializes therapies for patients with debilitating rare diseases in the United States. The company's products include JUXTAPID (lomitapide) and LOJUXTA (lomitapide) hard capsules, an adjunct to a low-fat diet and other lipid-lowering treatments in patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia. It also has the right to use lomitapide in the field of monotherapy or in combination with other dyslipidemic therapies for treatment of patients with other severe forms of hypercholesterolemia. The company distributes its products directly to patients and other purchasers through a specialty pharmacy. Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Porter Bancorp, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for PBI Bank that provides commercial and personal banking products and services, and financial services in Central Kentucky and Louisville. The company offers deposit products, including checking, savings, and term certificate accounts, as well as NOW accounts, money market accounts, and fixed rate certificates. It provides commercial loans for equipment purchases, working capital, and other financing needs of business enterprises; and commercial real estate loans that include loans on properties occupied by the borrowers and on properties for commercial purposes, as well as construction and development loans secured by land under development, or homes and commercial buildings under construction. The company also offers residential real estate loans; consumer loans; agriculture loans secured by livestock, crops, and/or equipment; and other loans include loans to municipalities, loans secured by stock, and overdrafts. In addition, it provides drive-through banking facilities, automatic teller machines, night depository, personalized checks, credit and debit cards, Internet banking, electronic funds transfers through ACH services, domestic and foreign wire transfers, travelers' checks, cash management, vault services, loan and deposit sweep accounts, and lock box services. Further, the company offers personal trust services, employer retirement plan services, and personal financial and retirement planning services. It operates 18 full-service banking offices in Kentucky. The company was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.
Real Goods Solar, Inc. operates as a residential and commercial solar energy engineering, procurement, and construction company in the United States. It provides commercial and residential solar energy solutions. The company offers solar energy services, including design, procurement, permitting, build-out, grid connection, financing referrals, and warranty and customer satisfaction. It installs residential and commercial systems that are between 3 kilowatts and 1 megawatt (MW) output; and commercial projects in the 3-5 MW range. The company markets its products and services through an outside sales team, door-to-door sales, e-sales, and inside sales, as well as through customer referral program. Real Goods Solar, Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Louisville, Colorado.
Tanzanian Royalty Exploration Corporation, a mineral resource company, engages in the acquisition and exploration of natural resource properties. The company primarily explores for gold or other precious metals. It holds a 55% interest in the Buckreef project located in the Mwanza provincial district; and interests in the Kigosi project located in the Kigosi Game Reserve controlled area, the Lunguya property located in the Kahama district, the Itetemia property located in the Mwanza region of the Lake Victoria Greenstone region, the Luhala property located in Misungwi district of Mwanza region, and 75% interests in the Kabanga project located in the Kibaran Fold belt of the United Republic of Tanzania, Africa. The company was formerly known as Tan Range Exploration Corporation and changed its name to Tanzanian Royalty Exploration Corporation in February 2006. Tanzanian Royalty Exploration Corporation was founded in 1990 and is based in South Surrey, Canada.
Regional Management Corp., a diversified specialty consumer finance company, provides various loan products primarily to customers with limited access to consumer credit from banks, thrifts, credit card companies, and other traditional lenders. The company offers small and large installment loans; automobile purchase loans; furniture and appliance purchase loans; and payment protection insurance products, such as credit life, credit accident, health, involuntary unemployment, collateral protection collision, and property insurance. Its loan products are secured and structured on a fixed rate, fixed term basis with fully amortizing equal monthly installment payments, and repayable at any time without penalty. The company's loans are sourced through its multiple channel platforms, including its branches, through direct mail campaigns, independent and franchise automobile dealerships, online credit application networks, retailers, and its consumer Website. As of December 31, 2013, it operated a branch network of 264 locations in South Carolina, Texas, North Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama, Oklahoma, New Mexico, and Georgia. Regional Management Corp. was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina.
Acorn Energy, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides technology driven solutions for energy infrastructure asset management worldwide. It offers oil and gas sensor systems, a fiber optic sensing system for the energy, commercial security, and defense markets. The company's patented ultra-high sensitivity fiber optic sensors are designed to replace electronic sensors with fiber optic sensors. It also provides sonar and acoustic related solutions for energy, defense, and commercial markets with a focus on underwater site security for strategic energy installations and other acoustic systems, as well as develops and produces real-time embedded hardware and software. In addition, the company develops, markets, and sells remote monitoring and control systems to electric utilities and industrial facilities, which are used in a range of utility applications, including outage management, power quality monitoring, system planning, trouble shooting and proactive maintenance, and condition monitoring; and provides the transmission and distribution network operators with the intelligence to conduct grid operations. Further, it is engaged in the design, manufacture, marketing, and sale of wireless remote systems that monitor standby power generation, backup power generators, remote powered equipment, cellular towers, emergency towered communications, and remote tower sites; and cathodic protection products to monitor pipeline integrity. Acorn Energy, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is based in Wilmington, Delaware.
Niska Gas Storage Partners LLC owns and operates natural gas storage assets in North America. It primarily operates the AECO Hub comprising the Countess and Suffield gas storage facilities in Alberta, Canada; the Wild Goose gas storage facility in California; and the Salt Plains gas storage facility in Oklahoma. As of March 31, 2014, the company owned or contracted approximately 250.5 billion cubic feet of total natural gas storage capacity. It serves financial institutions, marketers, pipelines, power generators, municipalities, utilities, and producers of natural gas. Niska Gas Storage Partners LLC was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.