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The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.
Delisting of Securities of Biopure Corporation From The NASDAQ Stock Market
NEW YORK, July 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ Stock Market announced today that it will delist the common stock of Biopure Corporation. Biopure Corporation's stock was suspended on July 22, 2009 and has not traded on NASDAQ since that time. NASDAQ will file a Form 25 with the Securities and Exchange Commission to complete the delisting. The delisting becomes effective ten days after the Form 25 is filed. For news and additional information about the company, including the basis for the delisting and whether the company's securities are trading on another venue, please review the company's public filings or contact the company directly.
Franklin Electric Co., Inc.
Franklin Electric Reports Second Quarter 2009 Results
BLUFFTON, Ind., July 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Franklin Electric Co., Inc. (Nasdaq:FELE) reported diluted earnings per share of $0.25 for the second quarter 2009, a decrease of 62 percent compared to 2008 second quarter earnings per share of $0.66. Earnings per share before restructuring charges were $0.36, a decrease of 45 percent versus the prior year. Second quarter 2009 sales were $165.3 million, a decrease of 18 percent compared to 2008 second quarter sales of $201.7 million.
Medicis Pharmaceutical Corporation
Medicis Announces Approval of New Strengths of SOLODYN(R)
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Medicis (NYSE:MRX) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved additional strengths of SOLODYN(R) (minocycline HCl, USP) Extended Release Tablets in 65mg and 115mg dosages for the treatment of inflammatory lesions of non-nodular moderate to severe acne vulgaris in patients 12 years of age and older.
Baxano Surgical, Inc.
TranS1 Inc. Schedules Second Quarter 2009 Earnings Release and Conference Call for Thursday, July 30, 2009
WILMINGTON, N.C., July 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TranS1 Inc. (Nasdaq:TSON) announced today that it plans to release second quarter 2009 financial results after market close on Thursday, July 30, 2009. Rick Randall, President and Chief Executive Officer of TranS1, and Mike Luetkemeyer, Chief Financial Officer, will host a conference call starting at 4:30 pm ET on the same day. The call will be concurrently webcast. To listen to the conference call on your telephone, please dial 888-228-5279 for domestic callers and 913-312-1520 for international callers approximately ten minutes prior to the start time. To access the live audio broadcast or the subsequent archived recording, visit the TranS1 Web site at http://www.trans1.com under the investor relations section.
StockerYale Reports Second-Quarter 2009 Financial Results
SALEM, N.H., July 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- StockerYale, Inc. (OTCBB:STKR), a leading designer and manufacturer of structured light lasers, LED modules and specialty optical fibers for industrial OEMs, medical and defense markets, today announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2009.
Bidz.com, Inc. to Report Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Host a Conference Call On Wednesday, August 12
CULVER CITY, Calif., July 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bidz.com, Inc. (Nasdaq:BIDZ), a leading online retailer of jewelry, today announced that second quarter 2009 financial results will be released after market close on Wednesday, August 12, 2009 and will be followed by an investor conference call at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time (1:30 p.m. Pacific time).