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Kona Grill Inc
Kona Grill Reports Third Quarter Results
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Oct. 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kona Grill, Inc. (Nasdaq:KONA), an American grill and sushi bar, today reported results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2009.
Polypore International, Inc.
Polypore to Present at Robert W. Baird 2009 Industrial Conference
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Polypore International, Inc. (NYSE:PPO) announced today it will be making a presentation to the investment community at 10:40 a.m. CT on Tuesday, November 10, 2009, at the Robert W. Baird 2009 Industrial Conference in Chicago, Illinois.
IRIS International, Inc.
IRIS International Reports Third Quarter Operating Income Up 7% and Net Earnings Up 18%, Bolstered by Record Consumables and Service and Improved Cost Efficiencies
CHATSWORTH, Calif., Oct. 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IRIS International, Inc. (Nasdaq:IRIS), bolstered by record contributions from sales of consumables and service and improved cost efficiencies, today announced third quarter operating income increased 7% to $2.3 million and net profits increased 18% to $1.9 million, or $0.11 per diluted share, the highest in any third quarter period, despite a 5% decline in overall revenue to $22.2 million as a result of lower U.S. instrument sales, for the third quarter ended September 30, 2009. This compares with operating income of $2.2 million and net earnings of $1.6 million, or $0.09 per diluted share, on revenue of $23.4 million in the prior year third quarter. Diluted weighted average shares outstanding for the three months ended September 30, 2009 and 2008, were 17.9 million and 18.8 million, respectively.
Martin Midstream Partners L.P.
Martin Midstream Partners Announces Quarterly Distribution of $0.75 Per Unit to be Paid on November 13, 2009
KILGORE, Texas, Oct. 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Martin Midstream Partners L.P. (Nasdaq:MMLP) announced today that is has declared a quarterly cash distribution of $0.75 per unit for the quarter ended September 30, 2009. This quarterly distribution remains unchanged from the distribution paid in the prior quarter and the same quarter of 2008. The distribution is payable on November 13, 2009 to common and subordinated unitholders of record as of the close of business on November 6, 2009. The ex-dividend date for the cash distribution is November 4, 2009. The November distribution is based on the current operating performance of, and the current general economic, industry and market conditions impacting MMLP and reflects an annualized distribution rate of $3.00 per unit.
Merit Medical Systems, Inc.
Merit Medical Announces Record Sales, Up 15%, and Record Earnings, Up 17%, for the Third Quarter Ended September 30, 2009
SOUTH JORDAN, UTAH, Oct. 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:MMSI), a leading manufacturer and marketer of proprietary disposable medical devices used in interventional and diagnostic procedures, particularly in cardiology, radiology and gastroenterology, today announced record revenues of $66.8 million for the quarter ended September 30, 2009, an increase of 15% over revenues of $58.2 million for the third quarter of 2008. Revenues for the nine-month period ended September 30, 2009 were a record $190.0 million, compared with $169.1 million for the comparable nine-month period in 2008, a gain of 12%.
Merit Medical Systems, Inc.
Merit Medical Systems Announces Three-Part Deal With Vysera Biomedical Limited
SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, Oct. 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:MMSI), a leading manufacturer and marketer of proprietary disposable devices used primarily in cardiology, radiology and gastroenterology procedures, announced today that the Company has completed a three-part deal with Vysera Biomedical Limited located in Galway, Ireland, which will give Merit access to certain intellectual property and know-how for valve technology, opportunities to commercialize certain biomaterial technology and equity ownership in Vysera.
I.D. Systems, Inc. to Announce Q3 2009 Financial Results on November 3, 2009
HACKENSACK, N.J., Oct. 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- I.D. Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:IDSY) will be holding its quarterly financial results conference call for investors and analysts on Tuesday, November 3, 2009 at 4:45 p.m. ET. The financial results announcement is scheduled to cross the wire shortly after the market close on Tuesday, November 3, 2009. I.D. Systems, Inc. is sending out this release regarding Q3-2009 to comply with Federal Regulations FD.
Rex Energy Corporation
Rex Energy Reschedules Third Quarter 2009 Earnings Release and Conference Call
STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Oct. 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rex Energy Corporation ("Rex Energy") (Nasdaq:REXX) announced that is has rescheduled its third quarter 2009 earnings release to Thursday, November 5, 2009 after the market closes. The company will now host its conference call and webcast to review financial and operating highlights on Friday, November 6, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time. Representing Rex Energy on the call will be Benjamin W. Hulburt, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Thomas C. Stabley, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.