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Mobile Entertainment Forum
MEF Americas Takes Leadership Role in Advancing Best Practices for Participation TV
LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Mobile Entertainment Forum (MEF) today announced significant advancement in the development of its Participation TV (P-TV) Draft Code of Practice in the U.S. MEF Americas recently hosted an industry workgroup meeting and a networking event in Los Angeles for executives across the mobile entertainment value chain, with the express goal of ensuring that P-TV services continue to be successful.
Old National Bancorp
Old National Reports Second Quarter Earnings of $19.6 Million, or $.30 Per Share, Up 87.5 Percent Over First Quarter Earnings Per Share
EVANSVILLE, Ind., July 30, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Old National Bancorp (NYSE:ONB) today announced second-quarter net income of $19.6 million, or $.30 per share, up significantly from the $.16 per share earned in the first quarter of the year and unchanged from the $.30 per share earned in the second quarter of 2006. The first quarter of 2007 contained pre-tax charges totaling $7.7 million, or approximately $.08 on an after-tax per share basis. These charges related to the execution of various strategic initiatives undertaken by the Company. The second quarter of 2006 included $3.2 million of favorable incentive and benefits adjustments.