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Dow Jones Indexes
STOXX Ltd. Changes Composition of Select Dividend and Style Indexes
ZURICH, Switzerland, March 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- STOXX Ltd., the leading provider of European equity indexes, today announced the result of the annual review of the Dow Jones STOXX Select Dividend Index series and the result of the semi-annual review of the Dow Jones STOXX TMI Growth and Dow Jones STOXX TMI Value indexes, its respective large, mid- and small sub-indexes as well as the respective indexes for the euro zone. All changes will be effective on March 23, 2009.
Approach Resources Inc.
Approach Resources Inc. Schedules Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2008 Conference Call for March 11, 2009
FORT WORTH, Texas, March 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Approach Resources Inc. (Nasdaq:AREX) will host a conference call on Wednesday, March 11, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. Central Time (11:00 a.m. Eastern Time) to discuss its full year and fourth quarter 2008 financial and operating results. The Company plans to issue its full year and fourth quarter 2008 results after the market closes on Tuesday, March 10, 2009.
ResCare to Participate in Noble Financial Capital Markets Conference
LOUISVILLE, Ky., March 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ResCare, Inc. (Nasdaq:RSCR) today announced that David W. Miles, chief financial officer, will make a presentation regarding the Company on Thursday, March 12, 2009, at 10:15 a.m. Eastern Time during a conference hosted by Noble Financial Capital Markets in Boston, MA.
GenTek Inc. Announces Earnings Call Tuesday, March 17, 2009, 11 A.M. E.T.
PARSIPPANY, N.J., March 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GenTek Inc. (Nasdaq:GETI) has scheduled a conference call on Tuesday, March 17, 2009 at 11 a.m. Eastern Time to review the Company's financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2008. Remarks by William E. Redmond, Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer of GenTek Inc. and by Thomas B. Testa, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company will be followed by a Q & A session.
Roma Financial Corporation
Roma Financial Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter 2008 Earnings
ROBBINSVILLE, N.J., March 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Roma Financial Corporation (Nasdaq:ROMA) (the "Company"), the holding company of Roma Bank and RomAsia Bank, announced today its financial condition and results of operation for the three months and year ended December 31, 2008. The Company's consolidated net income for the three months and year ended December 31, 2008 was $1.2 million and $4.7 million respectively. This represented a decrease of $.4 million compared to the three months ended December 31, 2007 and a decrease of $2.5 million from the year ended December 31, 2007. The decrease in net income for the year ended December 31, 2008 as compared to the prior year was primarily due the increase in non-interest expense relating to the opening of five new branches in 2008, six months of operation of RomAsia Bank, the inclusion of the 2008 Equity Incentive Plan costs, and the increase in interest expense on borrowings. Earnings per share were $.04 and $.15 respectively for the three months and year ended December 31, 2008.
Simmons First National Corporation
Simmons First to Present At Stephens Inc. Bank & Thrift Conference-at-your-Desk
PINE BLUFF, Ark., March 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Simmons First National Corporation (Nasdaq:SFNC) today announced that Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, J. Thomas May, and other members of management will make a presentation to investors at the Stephens Inc. Bank & Thrift Conference-at-your-Desk to be held March 9-10, 2009. Simmons First is scheduled to present on Monday, March 9 at 12:00 p.m. Central Time.