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Timberline Resources Corporation
Timberline Completes Acquisition of Conglomerate Mesa Project
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho, July 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Timberline Resources Corporation (OTCBB:TBLC) today announced the finalization of a Lease / Option to Purchase Agreement for the Conglomerate Mesa Project in Inyo County, California. The project hosts structurally and stratigraphically controlled, sediment-hosted gold mineralization similar to the "Carlin-type" deposits of north-central Nevada.
Flexsys Completes Acquisition of Chemetall's Rubber Chemicals Business
ST. LOUIS, July 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Solutia Inc. (OTCBB:SOLUQ) today announced that its subsidiary, Flexsys SpA, has completed its acquisition of the rubber chemicals business of Chemetall GmbH. Flexsys and Chemetall signed the purchase and sale agreement prior to Solutia's May 2007 acquisition of Flexsys, and have completed the transaction now that German regulatory approval has been received. Chemetall's rubber chemicals business produces zinc dithiocarbamates (DTCs), a line of specialty chemicals used to speed up the rubber vulcanization process. Flexsys already produces DTCs and is therefore equipped to meet the needs of Chemetall's customers. No production assets were included in the acquisition.
USA Truck Inc.
USA Truck Announces Second Quarter Results
VAN BUREN, Ark., July 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- USA Truck, Inc. (Nasdaq:USAK) today announced base revenue of $101.7 million for the second quarter ended June 30, 2007, an increase of 2.1% from $99.6 million for the same quarter of 2006. Net income decreased 62.8% from $4.4 million for the quarter ended June 30, 2006 to $1.6 million for the same quarter of 2007. Diluted earnings per share decreased 60.5% from $0.38 for the quarter ended June 30, 2006 to $0.15 for the same quarter of 2007.
HealthSport Announces Enlyten Electrolyte Sports Strip Sales to Numerous NFL Teams
AMHERST, N.Y., July 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- HealthSport, Inc. (OTCBB:HSPO), a fully integrated developer, manufacturer and marketer of unique and proprietary branded and private label edible film strip nutritional supplements and over-the-counter drugs, announced today that numerous National Football League and Canadian Football League teams have placed orders for the company's Enlyten SportStrips(tm) (http://enlytenstrips.com) just as NFL training camps are about to begin.
Dow Jones & Company
Dow Jones Reports Improved Operating Results for Second Quarter 2007
NEW YORK, July 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Dow Jones & Company (NYSE:DJ) today reported earnings of 25 cents per diluted share for the second quarter of 2007, compared with 34 cents per diluted share for the second quarter of 2006. Excluding special items, the Company earned 45 cents per diluted share for the second quarter of 2007, up 15.4% from the 39 cents per diluted share earned in the second quarter of 2006.