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The Four Month Stockwinners.com Options Portfolio Doubles
AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 7, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The following is an investment opinion issued by Stockwinners.com. Selections featured in recent Stockwinners.com http://www.STOCKWINNERS.com Option Picks postings registered an average short-term gain of 105 percent. In the four months ending January 3rd, the equities research firm addressed the upward price potential of 340 publicly traded stock options. On average, the entire group was up 105 percent in eight days. The postings included two hundred three calls and one hundred thirty-seven puts.
Custos has Increased its Holding in C. Tybring-Gjedde ASA
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 7, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Custos (Other OTC:CUSTF) has acquired another million of shares in C. Tybring-Gjedde. After the acquisition, Custos holds 30,390,000 shares in C. Tybring- Gjedde. This holding is equivalent to 34 percent of both the voting power and capital before dilution and 42.3 percent of the voting power and capital assuming that all outstanding warrants and a convertible debenture loan have been converted to shares.
PixOrb Motorized Camera Head Automates 360 Spherical VR Photography
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Jan. 7, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Peace River Studios announced today a PixOrb(tm) motorized spherical VR head that greatly improves the process of creating panoramic and spherical photographs. PixOrb is a fully automated tripod head that uses computer-controlled motors to operate a camera while rotating in any direction. The result is a spherical photographic record of any scene. Spherical photography expands the field of view beyond even panoramic boundaries, creating fully immersive experiences enabling the viewer to look up at the ceiling of a cathedral or down at a canyon floor.
Song Networks Holding
Song Networks' Convertible Loan Fully Guaranteed
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 7, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Song Networks Holding AB (Other OTC:SONWF) (Stockholmsborsen:SONW) announces today that the financial restructuring is developing according to plan. The convertible loan of SEK 82.9 million in the ongoing issuance is now, in addition to the previously guaranteed and ongoing issuance of shares, fully guaranteed. A consortium led by Ohman Fondkommission is providing the guarantee.
Pyrosequencing Appoints New CFO
UPPSALA, Sweden, Jan. 7, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pyrosequencing AB (Stockholm:PYROA) (Other OTC:PYRSF) today announced the appointment of a new Chief Financial Officer, Mats-Olof Wallin, effective March 1, 2003. Mr. Harry Wilcox, presently Executive Vice President, Chief of Finance and Corporate Development, and based in the Company's Boston office, will continue to run Pyrosequencing's business development projects on a consultancy basis.
Trading in Pfizer Shares on Stockholmsborsen
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 7, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- In connection with Pharmacia's delisting from Stockholmsborsen, which is expected to occur during the first quarter of 2003, Stockholmsborsen will offer trading in Pfizer, which intends to acquire Pharmacia.