BUZZ-RiceBran Technologies: Withdraws full-year results outlook

martes 2 de septiembre de 2014 11:55 GYT

** Rice-bran derived foods and animal nutrition company's shares down 18.5 pct at $5.42, making them among the top percentage losers on the Nasdaq

** RiceBran says withdrawing results outlook for 2014

** Withdrawing outlook due to impact on production from a plant breakown and rice bran availability in Brazil, and commodity cost in the United States due to a drought in California

** Says Irgovel plant in Pelotas, Brazil experienced a structural breakdown on Saturday

** Says full assessment of damage yet to be completed, plant may remain shut for longer than a week

** Up to Friday's close, shares had risen 33.2 pct this year