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Hot Topic, Inc.
Hot Topic, Inc. Reports October Comp Store Sales Up 8.3 Percent; Raises Guidance for the 3rd Quarter
CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., Nov. 5, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hot Topic, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOTT) today announced the sales results for its fiscal month of October and its fiscal third quarter (four weeks, and thirteen weeks, respectively, ended November 1, 2008). A summary of the sales results by division (including internet) is as follows:
Whitney Holding Corporation
Whitney to Present At Sandler O'Neill East Coast Financial Services Conference
NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 5, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Whitney Holding Corporation's (Nasdaq:WTNY) Chairman and CEO John C. Hope, III, and President John M. Turner, Jr., will address analysts and investors attending the Sandler O'Neill East Coast Financial Services Conference at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Palm Beach, Florida on Thursday, November 13, 2008 beginning at 1:35 p.m. EST.
I.D. Systems, Inc.
I.D. Systems, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Financial Results
HACKENSACK, N.J., Nov. 5, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- I.D. Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:IDSY) today announced its financial results for the third quarter of 2008. Revenues for the three months ended September 30, 2008, increased 43.2% to $9.3 million, compared to $6.5 million for the three months ended September 30, 2007. GAAP net income for the quarter was $619,000, or $0.06 per basic and diluted share, compared to GAAP net loss of $790,000, or ($0.07) per basic and diluted share, for the third quarter of 2007.
Northstar Neuroscience, Inc.
Northstar Neuroscience, Inc. Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter of 2008
SEATTLE, Nov. 5, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northstar Neuroscience, Inc., (Nasdaq:NSTR), a medical device company developing therapies for the treatment of major depressive disorder, today announced financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2008. Investments in the Company's depression program combined with costs associated with the Company's restructuring resulted in a net loss of $4.3 million, or $0.17 per share, for the third quarter of 2008, compared to a net loss for the third quarter of the prior year of $5.4 million, or $0.21 per share. Northstar also reported cash and investments of $70.3 million at September 30, 2008, compared to $83.5 million at December 31, 2007.
Harsco Adds to Middle East Construction Role With Additional $2 Million Order
HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 5, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Worldwide industrial services and products company Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) announced today it is adding to its supporting role in Dubai's International Airport expansion project under an additional new order for rental shoring valued at up to $2 million over its duration.
Hancock Holding Company
Hancock Holding Company to Present At Sandler O'Neill East Coast Financial Services Conference
GULFPORT, Miss., Nov. 5, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Executives of Hancock Holding Company (Nasdaq:HBHC), the parent company of 109-year-old Hancock Bank, will present a corporate overview to attendees at the Sandler O'Neill East Coast Financial Services Conference at The Ritz-Carlton in Palm Beach, FL, from 4:05 p.m. to 4:35 p.m. (EDT) on Thursday, November 13, 2008.
Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Infinity to Present At Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Nov. 5, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:INFI), an innovative cancer drug discovery and development company, today announced that Steven H. Holtzman, chair and chief executive officer, will be presenting a company overview at the Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference in New York. Infinity's presentation will take place on November 12, 2008 at 11:10 a.m. EST.
Echo Global Logistics, Inc.
Food Logistics Names Echo Global Logistics Top 50 3PL
CHICAGO, Nov. 5, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Echo Global Logistics, Inc., a leading provider of technology enabled business process outsourcing serving the transportation and logistics needs of its clients, announced that it has been recognized as a Top 50 Food Service 3PL by Food Logistics.