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Express Scripts, Inc.
Express Scripts Reports a 42 Percent Increase in Full-Year 2007 Adjusted Earnings Per Share
ST. LOUIS, Feb. 21, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Express Scripts, Inc. (Nasdaq:ESRX) announced fourth quarter net income of $138.5 million, or $0.54 per diluted share. Excluding non recurring items in both years, earnings per diluted share was a record $0.68, a 33 percent increase over $0.51 per diluted share last year. All per share amounts have been adjusted to reflect the Company's 2-for-1 stock split, which was effective June 22, 2007. Cash flow from operations for the fourth quarter was a record $329.0 million compared to $306.0 million for the same period last year.
Independent Bank Corp.
Independent Bank Corp. CEO Christopher Oddleifson to Present At KBW Regional Bank Conference
ROCKLAND, Mass., Feb. 21, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Christopher Oddleifson, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Denis K. Sheahan, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, of Independent Bank Corp. (Nasdaq:INDB), will present at the Keefe, Bruyette & Woods (KBW) Regional Bank Conference on Wednesday, February 27, 2008 at 2:30 p.m. The Conference will take place at The Langham Hotel Boston, 250 Franklin Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02110.
Travelzoo Announces 2008 Tzoo Award Finalists
NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Travelzoo (Nasdaq:TZOO), a global Internet media company, today announced the finalists for the 2008 Travelzoo Awards. The Travelzoo Awards, also known as 'The Tzoos', celebrate the companies behind the best deals in 20 categories, including airlines, hotels, vacation companies, cruise agencies, cruise lines, shows & events, car rentals and destinations.
Old National Bancorp
Old National Bancorp Added to the S&P SmallCap 600 Index
EVANSVILLE, Ind., Feb. 21, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Old National Bancorp (NYSE: ONB) has learned that it will be added to the Standard & Poors SmallCap 600 Index after the close of trading on Monday, February 25. The S&P SmallCap 600 was introduced in 1994 and is maintained by the S&P Index Committee. The goal of the Index Committee is to ensure that the index remains an accurate measure of small companies, reflecting the risk and return characteristics of the broader small cap universe on an on-going basis.
Absoft Announces MATFOR Express - the Newest Visualization Tool Set - Available FREE With Pro Fortran for Windows
ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich., Feb. 21, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Absoft(r) Corporation, a leading developer of compilers, debuggers and software development tools for high performance computing, today announced the immediate availability of MATFOR Express, a new, low cost, data visualization tool suite for Windows. MATFOR Express is based on AnCAD's well-known MATFOR Visualization Toolset and under a special program from Absoft, can be obtained FREE with the purchase of Pro Fortran v10.1 for Windows!