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Timberline Resources Corporation
Timberline Advances Underground Development at Butte Highlands
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho, March 8, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Timberline Resources Corporation (NYSE Amex:TLR) ("Timberline") is pleased to announce that the underground ramp at its Butte Highlands Gold Project is steadily moving forward and has been advanced approximately 300 feet from the portal.
VCG Holding Corp.
VCG Holding Corp. Schedules Release of 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results and Conference Call
LAKEWOOD, Colo., March 8, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VCG Holding Corp. (Nasdaq:VCGH), a growing and leading consolidator and operator of adult nightclubs, today announced that it will release financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2009 before the market opens on Friday, March 12, 2010. Troy Lowrie, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Courtney Cowgill, Chief Financial Officer, will host a conference call that morning at 11:00 am Eastern Time / 9:00 am Mountain Time to discuss these results.
Willis Lease Finance Corp.
Willis Lease Finance Reports 2009 Net Income of $22.4 Million
NOVATO, Calif., March 8, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Willis Lease Finance Corporation (Nasdaq:WLFC), a leading lessor of commercial jet engines, today reported strong revenues, net income and earnings per share in 2009, reflecting continued growth in its lease portfolio, higher maintenance reserve revenues and lower borrowing costs. For the full year, net income available to common shareholders totaled $19.2 million, or $2.14 per diluted common share, compared to the record results posted in 2008 of $23.5 million, or $2.68 per diluted share, which was bolstered by a significant gain on the sale of a portfolio of engines. Partly due to the inclusion of tax adjustments of $2.3 million, Willis Lease earned $0.2 million, or $0.03 per diluted common share, on revenues of $38.8 million in the fourth quarter, compared to $3.6 million, or $0.41 per diluted share, on revenues of $37.4 million, in the like quarter a year ago.
Highway Holdings Limited
Highway Holdings Announces Share Repurchase Program
HONG KONG, March 8, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Highway Holdings Limited (Nasdaq:HIHO) today announced its board of directors has authorized a share repurchase program of up to $1.0 million of the company's outstanding common stock from time to time in the open market at prices deemed appropriate by management. The share repurchase program will expire on December 31, 2010.