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The Brualdi Law Firm
The Brualdi Law Firm, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against SunTrust Banks, Inc.
NEW YORK, March 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Brualdi Law Firm, P.C. announces that a lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia on behalf of purchasers of SunTrust Banks, Inc. ("SunTrust") (NYSE:STI) publicly traded securities during the period between July 22, 2008 and January 21, 2009 (the "Class Period") for violations of the federal securities laws.
The Brualdi Law Firm
The Brualdi Law Firm, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against NutraCea
NEW YORK, March 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Brualdi Law Firm, P.C. announces that a lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the District of Arizona on behalf of all purchasers of NutraCea common stock (OTCBB:NTRZ) during the period from August 14, 2007 through and including February 23, 2009 (the "Class Period") for violations of the federal securities laws.
PSB Group, Inc.
PSB Group, Inc. Announces Fourth-Quarter Financial Results
MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich., March 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PSB Group, Inc., (OTCBB:PSBG), the bank holding company for Peoples State Bank, a Michigan state-chartered bank with offices in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb and Genesee Counties, today reported a net operating loss, excluding non-recurring items, before taxes of $3.1 million for the three months ended December 31, 2008 compared with a net operating loss before taxes of $2.8 million for the fourth quarter of 2007. For the year ended December 31st, 2008 the Company recorded a net operating loss, excluding non-recurring items, before tax of $9.5 million compared with a net operating loss before tax of $4.6 million for 2007. The net loss for the fourth quarter of 2008 was $9.610 million versus $1.831 million for the fourth quarter of 2007. Management elected to take two one time charges during the fourth quarter of 2008 -- a non-cash charge for the elimination of goodwill of $4.458 million and the full write down of a deferred tax asset of $3.1 million. The full year loss for 2008 including the one- time charges was $13.797 million versus $2.742 million in 2007.
ImaRx Therapeutics, Inc.
ImaRx Therapeutics Reports Fourth Quarter and Year Ended 2008 Financial Results
REDMOND, Wash., March 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ImaRx Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCBB:IMRX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of new treatments for vascular disorders leveraging its proprietary microsphere and ultrasound technology, today reported financial results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2008.
Nevada Gold & Casinos, Inc.
Nevada Gold & Casinos to Report Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results
HOUSTON, March 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nevada Gold & Casinos, Inc. (NYSE Alternext US: UWN) announces it will host a conference call on Thursday, March 12, 2009 at 5:00 pm EDT to discuss its third quarter 2009 financial results. The call can be accessed live over the phone by dialing (888) 600-4863 or for international callers by dialing (913) 312-0375. A simultaneous webcast of the call will be available by visiting http://www.nevadagold.com/. A replay will be available at 8:00 pm EDT and can be accessed by dialing (888) 203-1112 or (719) 457-0820 for international callers; the pin number is 7122949. The replay will be available until March 19, 2009.
Kona Grill Inc
Kona Grill Announces Closing of $1.2 Million Financing
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kona Grill, Inc. (Nasdaq:KONA) today announced that it has closed on its offering of $1.2 million in aggregate principal amount of 10% unsecured subordinated notes (the "Notes") in a private offering to certain large holders of the Company's common stock. For each $100,000 issued in Notes, the Company issued to the noteholder three-year warrants to purchase 10,000 shares of the Company's common stock at an aggregate exercise price per share of $2.29, which was equal to 120% of the five-day average of the closing price of the Company's common stock during the five trading days prior to the date of issuance. The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to supplement the Company's operating cash flows and fund capital expenditure requirements.
First Busey Corporation
First Busey Announces the Closing of $100 Million Offering Under the Capital Purchase Program
URBANA, Ill., March 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Busey Corporation (Nasdaq:BUSE) today announced it closed on the sale of $100.0 million of preferred stock to the U.S. Department of the Treasury under the Capital Purchase Program. The Company issued the Treasury 100,000 shares of preferred stock, and a warrant to purchase up to 1,147,666 shares of the Company's common stock at an exercise price of $13.07 per share.
Home BancShares, Inc.
Home BancShares, Inc. to Present for the Stephens, Inc. Bank & Thrift Conference-at-your-Desk
CONWAY, Ark., March 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Home BancShares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOMB) announced that it would participate as a presenter in the Stephens, Inc. Bank & Thrift Conference-at-your-Desk to be held on Monday, March 9, 2009.
Dow Jones Indexes
Component Changes Made to Dow Jones Select Dividend Indexes
NEW YORK, March 6, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, today announced component changes in the Dow Jones Global Select Dividend, Dow Jones EPAC Select Dividend and Dow Jones U.S. Select Dividend indexes.