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Credit Acceptance Corporation
Credit Acceptance Announces: Third Quarter 2006 Earnings
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Credit Acceptance Corporation (Nasdaq:CACC) (the "Company") announced consolidated net income for the three months ended September 30, 2006 of $15.3 million or $0.44 per diluted share compared to $14.6 million or $0.38 per diluted share for the same period in 2005. For the nine months ended September 30, 2006, consolidated net income was $50.1 million or $1.38 per diluted share compared to $47.4 million or $1.21 per diluted share for the same period in 2005.
The Advisory Board Company
The Advisory Board Company Reports Fiscal Year 2007 Second Quarter Results
WASHINGTON, Oct. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Advisory Board Company (Nasdaq:ABCO) today announced financial results for the second quarter of its fiscal year ending March 31, 2007. For the quarter, revenues increased 15% to $46.7 million, from $40.5 million for the second quarter of fiscal year 2006. Net income was $7.2 million, or $0.37 per diluted share, compared to $7.0 million, or $0.35 per diluted share, for the same period a year ago. Contract value grew 17% to $186.3 million as of September 30, 2006, up from $159.8 million as of September 30, 2005.
SmallCap Sentinel: The Ex-Stent of Progress
IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- "In biotechnology and pharmaceutical firms, progress is often measured by trials and approvals, especially those that come as a result of human testing," stated SmallCap Sentinel analyst D.R. Clark. "Research that uses human testing affirms a degree of product confidence and positive results from previous testing. Most companies won't get this far."
Be the Next Online Music Superstar With the 'OK Go' Limbo Auction
BURLINGAME, Calif., Oct. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Limbo 41414 and Capitol Records invite the music and video stars of tomorrow to hit it big just like the online music phenomenon -- OK Go. Starting today, Limbo 41414 will feature a Limbo Auction where the lowest unique bid wins a JVC HDD camcorder and autographed copy of OK Go's latest recording -- Oh No, OK Go.
Monarch Community Bank
Monarch Community Bancorp, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Earnings
COLDWATER, Mich., Oct. 30, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Monarch Community Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:MCBF), the parent company of Monarch Community Bank ("Bank"), today announced earnings of $332,000, or $0.14 per share for the quarter ended September 30, 2006, compared to $366,000, or $0.15 per share for the same period in 2005.