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Roma Financial Corporation
Roma Financial Corporation Announces First Quarter 2009 Earnings
ROBBINSVILLE, N.J., April 30, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Roma Financial Corporation (Nasdaq:ROMA) (the "Company"), the holding company of Roma Bank, announced today its results of operation for the three months ended March 31, 2009. Net income attributable to Roma Financial Corporation for the three months ended March 31, 2009 was $.9 million, or $.03 per diluted share, compared to $1.2 million, or $.04 per diluted share, for the same period of the prior year.
Victor Technologies Group, Inc.
Thermadyne Shareholders Elect Directors and Ratify Auditor
ST. LOUIS, April 30, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Thermadyne Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq:THMD) is pleased to announce that at the annual shareholders meeting held today in Chesterfield, Mo., USA, the following directors were re-elected: J. Joe Adorjan, Andrew L. Berger, James B. Gamache, Marnie S. Gordon, Paul D. Melnuk and Bradley G. Pattelli. Shareholders also ratified the appointment of KPMG LLP as the Company's independent registered public accountant for 2009.
Rand Capital Corporation
Rand Capital Announces First Quarter Results and Election of Directors and Officers and Shareholder Approval to Sell Stock
BUFFALO, N.Y., April 30, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rand Capital Corporation (Nasdaq:RAND) ("Rand"), a business development company (BDC) that provides capital and managerial expertise for small to medium-sized private companies, announced its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2009 highlighting a net asset value of $3.53 per share, a decrease of $0.01 from December 31, 2008. At the end of the first quarter, Rand's total investment portfolio was valued at $28 million, which exceeds its cost basis of $14.5 million, reflecting $13.7 million in net unrealized appreciation.
Furniture Brands International
Furniture Brands Announces The Thomasville Promise
ST. LOUIS, April 30, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Furniture Brands International (NYSE:FBN) announced today The Thomasville Promise, the industry's first program to offer security in the face of what many consider the worst that can happen: involuntary job loss. The Thomasville Promise provides up to six months of payments on the Thomasville credit card should the consumer experience an involuntary job loss within one year of purchase.
Finkelstein Thompson LLP
Finkelstein Thompson LLP Investigates Sequenom, Inc.
WASHINGTON, April 30, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The law firm of Finkelstein Thompson LLC is currently investigating potential legal claims on behalf of shareholders of Sequenom, Inc. (Nasdaq:SQNM) ("Sequenom") in connection with recent news concerning the company's clinical studies of its prenatal genetic test for Down syndrome. Finkelstein Thompson LLC welcomes inquiries from Sequenom shareholders by phone at (877) 337-1050 or by email at email@example.com.
Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC
Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC Announces Investigation Into Sequenom, Inc.
ATLANTA, April 30, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC is investigating possible violations of federal securities law by Sequenom, Inc. ("Sequenom" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:SQNM). The investigation focuses on, among other things, whether Sequenom violated the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 by issuing materially false and misleading statements regarding the Company's Down syndrome test under development. Specifically, the investigation seeks to determine whether certain officers and directors of the Company failed to properly disclose that Sequenom employees mishandled test data and results regarding the Down syndrome test.