H&E Equipment Services Inc : H&E Equipment Services reports fourth quarter 2016 results . Q4 earnings per share $0.35 . Q4 revenue $244.3 million versus I/B/E/S view $246.8 million . Q4 earnings per share view $0.27 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . H&E Equipment Services Inc - "Customer sentiment was positive prior to election but it has improved further post-election according to many metrics" .H&E Equipment Services Inc - "Do believe new administration's pro-business position could accelerate construction spending in 2017".
Jetpay Corp : JetPay Corp - has bought back 2.2 million shares of its common stock owned by Wles, L. P. . JetPay Corp - which wles had agreed to sell co's shares in connection with direct air matter . JetPay Corp - deal is an accretive transaction .JetPay Corp - transaction will reduce number of shares of common stock outstanding by 12.4 pct, from 17.8 million to 15.6 million.
B. Riley Financial Inc : B. Riley Financial Inc - a transaction valued at $160.1 million . b. Riley financial to acquire FBR & co. To form dynamic financial services firm with unmatched capabilities . b. Riley financial inc says FBR shareholders to receive an anticipated $8.50 special dividend . b. Riley financial - richard hendrix, FBR's current chairman and ceo, will assume role of ceo of combined investment banking and brokerage business . FBR shareholders will receive .671 shares of b. Riley common stock . b. Riley financial inc says transaction has been approved by b. Riley financial's and FBR's boards of directors .FBR is required to deliver a minimum of $33.5 million of cash to b. Riley financial at closing.