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Dow Jones & Company
Dow Jones Reports Improved Revenue and Profit for First Quarter 2007
NEW YORK, April 17, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Dow Jones & Company (NYSE:DJ) today reported earnings of 27 cents per diluted share for the first quarter of 2007, compared with 74 cents per diluted share for the first quarter of 2006. Excluding special items, the Company earned 24 cents per diluted share for the first quarter of 2007, up 71.4% from the 14 cents per diluted share earned in the first quarter of 2006.
Universal Detection Technology
Universal Detection Technology Reports Record Annual Revenues Since Entering Bio-Defense Field
LOS ANGELES, April 17, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Universal Detection Technology (www.udetection.com) (OTCBB:UDTT) is pleased to announce today that its annual revenues for the year ending December 31, 2006 jumped to their highest level in five years at $111,515.00. In the previous year, the Company had no revenues from the sale of its devices. Furthermore due to increased revenue and significant cost-cutting measures, the loss per share decreased to $0.03 per share from $0.07 per share. The 2006 net loss was calculated on a weighted average of 86,650,120 shares outstanding. The revenue was derived primarily from the sale of Anthrax Detection Systems. The company now counts the United States Army, The British Government, and other defense firms as customers for its bioterrorism defense products.
Heartland Inc. Receives $1,750,000 in New Contracts From Its Subsidiary, Mound Technologies, Inc.
DESTIN, Fla., April 17, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Mound Technologies, Inc., a Heartland Inc. (OTCBB:HTLJ) subsidiary, has been awarded contracts for building additions for two large manufacturing companies in Ohio. The fabricated steel for Aida America, Inc. (www.aida-america.com) is scheduled to ship in April. The building addition for F&P America (www.fandp.com) ships this summer. The value of these two contracts combined is in excess of $1,750,000. Mound Technologies, Inc. continues to extend its backlog while building on the success of the last two years' business.