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Center Bancorp, Inc.
Center Bancorp, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $.03 Per Share
UNION, N.J., May 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Center Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:CNBC), parent company to Union Center National Bank, ("UCNB"), of Union, New Jersey, announced today that the Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $.03 per share. This dividend declared is for the quarter ending June 30, 2009. The dividend will be distributed on August 3, 2009, to shareholders of record on July 16, 2009.
NASDAQ Announces Mid-month Open Short Interest Positions in NASDAQ Stocks as of Settlement Date May 15, 2009
NEW YORK, May 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At the end of the settlement date of May 15, 2009, short interest in 2,505 NASDAQ Global Market(sm) securities totaled 6,267,327,098 shares compared with 6,360,098,430 shares in 2,518 Global Market issues reported for the prior settlement date of April 30, 2009. The mid-May short interest represents 2.47 days average daily NASDAQ Global Market share volume for the reporting period, compared with 2.72 days for the prior reporting period.
Avantair, Inc. to Present At the Fifth Annual Noble Financial Emerging Growth Equity Conference On June 8th
CLEARWATER, Fla., May 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avantair Inc. (OTCBB:AAIR) ("Avantair"), the only publicly traded stand-alone private aircraft operator and the sole North American provider of fractional shares and flight hour time cards in the Piaggio Avanti aircraft, will present at the 5th Annual Noble Financial Emerging Growth Equity Conference being held June 8-9, 2009 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel in Hollywood, Florida.
TowneBank Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend
SUFFOLK, Va., May 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hampton Roads based TowneBank (Nasdaq:TOWN) announced today that its Board of Directors on May 27, 2009 declared its second-quarter shareholder cash dividend of $0.08 per common share payable on July 10, 2009 to shareholders of record on July 1, 2009.
Measurement Specialties, Inc.
Measurement Specialties Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year End 2009 Release Schedule and Conference Call
HAMPTON, Va., May 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Measurement Specialties, Inc. (Nasdaq:MEAS), a global designer and manufacturer of sensors and sensor-based systems, will report earnings for the fiscal year and fourth quarter ended March 31, 2009 on Wednesday, June 10, 2009.
Precision Castparts Corp.
Precision Castparts Declares Dividend At Quarterly Board Meeting
PORTLAND, Ore., May 27, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The board of directors of Precision Castparts Corp. (NYSE:PCP) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of three cents ($0.03) per share on the company's common stock payable on June 29, 2009, to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 5, 2009.