Ascender

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Ascender

An informal term for a stock or other security that has risen in price over a given period. For example, if a stock opens at $5.00 and closes at $5.25, it is said to be an ascender for that trading day. See also: Decliner.
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Ascendant Solutions risk factors: This news release includes certain forward-looking statements.
15 April 2014 -- Dallas-based investment firm Ascendant Solutions Inc (OTC: ASDS) said that Mark S Heil will assume the role of president and chief financial officer of the company.
Bowe, Ascendant Solutions' President and CEO commented, "We are excited to add an executive of Curt's caliber to our Board of Directors.
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David Bowe, President & CEO of Ascendant remarked, "We are pleased to have realized a meaningful return for our shareholders on this transaction.