latest news releases from the newsroom
Stratton Holdings, Inc.
Stratton Holdings, Inc. Acquires MarketFriends(TM)
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 14, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Stratton Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:STHG) is pleased to announce the acquisition of MarketFriends(TM), an online financial social community of independent traders across the globe, along with the premium domain and assets at www.marketfriends.com.
Ultimate Sports, Inc.
Ultimate Sports, Inc. Announces New Technology Innovation
LAFAYETTE, Ind., Sept. 14, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ultimate Sports, Inc. (Pink Sheets:USPS), a manufacturer and supplier to the recreational vehicle industry, announced today that the firm has decided to produce its own motor sports parts, and now has the revolutionary technology to do so. Years of development have produced a new drive mechanism which is scheduled for patent submission. Prototypes have produced over 20% better traction results with increased lift and controlability. USI expects the racing circuit to be dramatically changed with the addition of this new traction control device. Take off and corner control will be greatly enhanced with the incorporation of this technology.
FactSet Research Systems Inc.
FactSet Launches New Financial Software Platform to Analyze Global Securities, Portfolios, Markets, Deals, and More
NORWALK, Conn., Sept. 14, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) (Nasdaq:FDS), a leading provider of integrated financial information and analytical applications to the global investment community, today announced the release of the Company's newest financial software platform. The new FactSet consolidates data and analytics, previously spread across multiple applications, onto one comprehensive, intuitive interface.
GMX RESOURCES INC.
GMX Resources Declares Cash Dividend On Its 9.25% Series B Cumulative Preferred Stock
OKLAHOMA CITY, Sept. 14, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GMX Resources (Nasdaq:GMXR) (please visit www.gmxresources.com to view the latest corporate presentation) today announces that the Company will pay a regular quarterly dividend of $0.578125 per share on October 1, 2009 to holders of record as of September 21, 2009 on the 2,000,000 outstanding shares of 9.25% Series B Cumulative (non convertible) Preferred Stock. The shares are listed on The NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol "GMXRP."
NASDAQ Changes Trading Halt Status of Corus Bankshares, Inc.
NEW YORK, Sept. 14, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ Stock Market(R) (Nasdaq:NDAQ) announced today that the trading halt status in Corus Bankshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:CORS) was changed to "additional information requested" from the company. Trading in the company's stock had been halted today at 7:00:11 a.m. Eastern Time for "news dissemination" at a last sale price of $0.26. Trading will remain halted until Corus Bankshares has fully satisfied NASDAQ's request for additional information.
NASDAQ OMX Introduces Free Version of Market Replay to Individual Investors
NEW YORK, Sept. 14, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced it is providing free professional-grade data to the retail community through Market Replay LITE. This web-based product provides an extremely powerful replay and analysis tool that allows investors to view historic quote and trade data for NASDAQ-, NYSE- and other regional listed securities, and is part of a continuous effort to make the financial markets as transparent as possible for all investors.
Envista's New Product Release Pioneers Breakthrough Features for Infrastructure Project Coordination
BEVERLY, Mass., Sept. 14, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Envista Corporation today introduced Envista 2009 Release 2 of their web-based software for infrastructure project coordination. The map-based system facilitates the planning process for construction and maintenance work in and under roadways. This new version unveils breakthrough features generated from customer feedback, including Permit View, Event Coordination, Collaboration Ready Maps, Custom Spatial Query, and Multipoint Map Sketching. The Envista coordination solution optimizes project timing and detects project conflicts among towns, cities, utilities and highway agencies. The efficiencies gained through better coordination result in fewer street cuts in newly paved streets and less disruption for commuters and neighborhoods during the construction season.