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Pericom Semiconductor Corporation
Pericom Semiconductor Reports Fiscal Q3 2009 Financial Results
SAN JOSE, Calif., May 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pericom Semiconductor Corporation (Nasdaq:PSEM), a worldwide supplier of high-speed integrated circuits and frequency control products, today announced results for its fiscal third quarter ended March 28, 2009.
First Peoples Bank
FPB Bancorp, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla., May 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FPB Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:FPBI), a Florida bank holding company whose subsidiary is First Peoples Bank, announced today a first quarter net loss of $762,000 or $(.37) per basic and diluted common share, compared to a net loss of $381,000 or $(.19) per basic and diluted common share for the first quarter of 2008. Total consolidated assets for the first quarter of 2009 were $250.8 million, as compared to $239.2 million for the first quarter of 2008, an increase of $11.7 million.
Giga-tronics Reports Fourth Quarter and FY 2009 Results
SAN RAMON, Calif., May 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Giga-tronics, Incorporated (Nasdaq:GIGA) reported today a net profit of $383,000 or $0.08 per fully diluted share for the fourth quarter ended March 28, 2009. This compares with a net loss of $545,000 or $0.11 per fully diluted share for the same period a year ago. Profit from continuing operations for the fourth quarter was $383,000 or $0.08 per fully diluted share compared to a loss from continuing operations of $480,000 or $0.10 per fully diluted share for the same period a year ago. Net sales increased 26% to $5,145,000 in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2009 compared to $4,099,000 in the same quarter for the prior year. Operating expenses decreased 8% or $179,000 in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2009 over fiscal 2008. Orders booked in the fourth quarter were $2,224,000 compared to $3,784,000 last year.
Kaiser Aluminum Corporation
Kaiser Aluminum Announces Director Resignation
FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., May 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kaiser Aluminum Corporation (Nasdaq:KALU) today announced that Georganne C. Proctor resigned as a member of its Board of Directors effective April 27, 2009 due to the demands of her position as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at TIAA-CREF. In her resignation letter, Ms. Proctor noted her full support of Kaiser Aluminum and its management team.
PIMCO Municipal Advantage Fund
PIMCO Municipal Advantage Fund Inc. Declares Monthly Dividend of 6.0 Cents Per Common Share
NEW YORK, May 1, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of PIMCO Municipal Advantage Fund Inc. (the "Fund") (NYSE:MAF), a closed-end management investment company which seeks a high level of current income exempt from federal income taxes, consistent with the preservation of capital, announced today that it has declared a dividend of $0.06 cents per common share.