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Photo Release -- Super Model Teams Up With Leading Women's Clothing Brand
BOSTON, July 31, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Shakara Ledard joins forces with metrostyle(tm) to launch M by Shakara, a line of exclusively designed women's clothing. Just in time for the spring season, the eleven-piece collection is scheduled to launch in mid-February, debuting online at metrostyle.com, as well as in metrostyle catalogs.
Ocwen Financial Corp.
Ocwen Financial Corporation Announces Second Quarter 2007 Financial Results
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., July 31, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Ocwen Financial Corporation (NYSE:OCN) today reported pre-tax income of $42.0 million for the second quarter of 2007 as compared to $17.4 million for the second quarter of 2006. For the six months ended June 30, 2007, pre-tax income was $60.7 million, while pre-tax income for the six months ended June 30, 2006 totaled $38.9 million. Net income was $27.2 million or $0.39 per diluted share for the second quarter of 2007. This compares to $159.1 million or $2.23 per diluted share for the second quarter of 2006. For the six months ended June 30, 2007 net income was $39.6 million or $0.57 per diluted share as compared to $175.6 million or $2.47 per diluted share for the same period in 2006.
The Topps Co. Inc.
The Topps Company, Inc. Reschedules Special Meeting of Stockholders to Vote on Proposed Merger for August 30, 2007
NEW YORK, July 31 -- The Topps Company, Inc. (Nasdaq: TOPP) announced today that the special meeting of Topps' stockholders to consider and vote on the proposed merger agreement with The Tornante Company LLC and Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC has been rescheduled for August 30, 2007 at 2:00 PM, local time, at Topps' executive offices located at One Whitehall Street, New York, NY, 10004. Stockholders of record of the Company as of August 10, 2007 will be entitled to vote at the special meeting.