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Elgin National Industries, Inc.
Offer to Purchase Announced for Elgin National Industries, Inc.
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., April 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Elgin National Industries, Inc. (the "Issuer"), a leading provider of industrial equipment, specialty fastener products, and engineering/construction services, announced today that it has initiated an offer to purchase its outstanding 11% Senior Notes due 2007 (CUSIP No. 286434AE5) (the "Notes") upon the terms and subject to the conditions set forth in the Change of Control Notice and Offer to Purchase dated April 18, 2007 ("Offer to Purchase"). The Offer to Purchase is being made in accordance with the change of control provisions of that certain Indenture pursuant to which the Notes were issued, dated as of November 5, 1997 (the "Indenture"). The Indenture, which was previously attached as an Exhibit to the Issuer's Form S-4 Registration Statement, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on December 31, 1997, is incorporated herein by reference.
Home BancShares, Inc.
Home BancShares, Inc. Announces Record First Quarter Earnings
CONWAY, Ark., April 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Home BancShares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOMB) today announced record first quarter earnings of $4.8 million, or $0.27 diluted earnings per share for the quarter ended March 31, 2007, compared to earnings of $3.5 million, or $0.24 diluted earnings per share for the same period in 2006. This represents a $1.3 million, or 35.4% increase in the 2007 earnings over 2006.
Crew Gold Corporation
Crew Gold Announces Notification of Trade
LONDON, April 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Crew Gold Corporation ("Crew" or the "Company") (Other OTC:CRUGF) (TSE:CRU) (Oslo:CRU) (Frankfurt:KNC) today announced that on April 18, 2007, Hans Christian Qvist, Director of Crew Gold bought 700,000 shares in Crew Gold at a price of NOK 13.71 per share in fulfillment of a previous forward contract, sold 700,000 shares in Crew Gold at a price of NOK 15.10 per share and bought 700,000 shares in Crew Gold at a price of NOK 15.365 per share in Crew Gold by way of a forward contract with maturity July 17, 2007.
SmallCap Sentinel: Building Credibility in the Uranium Sector
IRVINE, Calif., April 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- "The addition of two well-respected uranium management personnel to the CanAm Uranium Corp. (OTCBB:CAUI) team is clearly a bullish sign for the company," stated SmallCap Sentinel analyst, D.R. Clark. "Not only does the company now have access to their acumen and talents, it also indicates the confidence these experienced industry professionals have in CanAm.