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FactSet Research Systems Inc.
FactSet Research Systems Raises Dividend by 50 Percent
NORWALK, Conn., May 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS), a leading provider of integrated financial information and analytical applications to the global investment community, today announced that its Board of Directors approved a 50% increase in the regular quarterly dividend from $0.12 per share to $0.18 per share. The cash dividend of $0.18 per share will be paid on June 17, 2008 to holders of record of FactSet's common stock on May 29, 2008.
Animal Health International, Inc.
Jerry Pinkerton and Tom Corcoran Join Animal Health International's Board of Directors
WESTLAKE, Texas, May 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Animal Health International, Inc. (Nasdaq:AHII) announced that Jerry Pinkerton and Tom Corcoran were elected as independent directors to the Board of Directors of Animal Health International on May 7, 2008. Mr. Pinkerton will also serve on the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors and Mr. Corcoran will serve on the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors.
QIAGEN to Present At Bank of America 2008 Health Care Conference
VENLO, The Netherlands, May 8, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- QIAGEN N.V. (Nasdaq:QGEN) (Frankfurt:QIA) today announced that it will present at Bank of America 2008 Health Care Conference at 2:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday, May 14, 2008. The conference is being held at the Four Seasons Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada.