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GulfMark Offshore, Inc.
GulfMark Offshore Announces Public Offering of Common Stock
HOUSTON, Dec. 4, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- GulfMark Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq:GMRK) today announced that it has agreed to issue and sell 2,000,000 shares of its common stock to Jefferies & Company, Inc. at a price of $38.50 per share. GulfMark has also granted Jefferies & Company an option to acquire an additional 300,000 shares to cover overallotments. The shares are being resold by Jefferies & Company to the public under a shelf registration statement.
BioSource Solutions Inc.
BioSource Solutions Inc. Provides Update On Business Activity
ELMSDALE, Nova Scotia, Dec. 4, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- BioSource Solutions Inc. (Other OTC:BISL) -- Robert Pieroway Sr., announced that the company is dedicated to continue its research into leading edge nano technology. BioSource is currently developing an oil spill remediation product engineered at the molecular level. The nature of the product is such that it has potential in both commercial and military applications. Mr. Pieroway has over 30 years experience in chemical and botanical industries. His responsibilities are primarily product development and testing.
Tyson Foods, Inc.
Tyson Foods' Six-Year Hunger Relief Efforts Power Fight Against Childhood Hunger
SPRINGDALE, Ark., Dec. 4, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Compelled by the number of food insecure households in America and the growing impact of hunger on children, Tyson Foods, Inc., made a commitment in 2000 to play a major role in nationwide hunger relief. Six years later, the company has become a leading corporate supporter in the fight against hunger. To date, the company has given nearly 41 million pounds of chicken, beef and pork, anchoring more than 164 million meals prepared for those in need. In its 2006 fiscal year, the company has donated almost 7 million pounds of protein to hunger relief organizations.
Dow Jones Indexes
Component Change Made to Dow Jones EPAC Select Dividend Index
NEW YORK, Dec. 4, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, today announced a component change in the Dow Jones EPAC Select Dividend Index, which measures the stock performance of the top 100 dividend paying companies by yield in developed markets in Europe, Pacific, Asia and Canada.