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OrderPro Logistics Inc. Commences Southwest Region Expansion
TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- OrderPro Logistics, Inc. (Pink Sheets:OPLO) announced today that it has begun the launch of a market expansion and roll up strategy relating to its logistical services and transportation divisions into the Southwest region of the United States. This expansion is expected to be achieved primarily through acquisitions related to the Company's core transportation business segment, as well as, through add on business and services provided by its technology and assembly divisions. With each acquisition candidate, OrderPro will assess logistics opportunities as well as more profitable installation services and technology solutions to brand name customers within this region.
First Solar, Inc.
First Solar, Inc. Announces 2006 Fourth Quarter and Year-end Financial Results
PHOENIX, Feb. 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq:FSLR) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year, ended December 30, 2006. Quarterly revenues were $52.7 million, up from $40.8 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2006 and up from $13.6 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2005. Revenues for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2006 were $135.0 million, up from $48.1 million in fiscal year 2005. Net income for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2006 was $8.0 million or $0.11 per share on a fully diluted pro-forma basis, compared to net income of $4.3 million or $0.06 per share on a fully diluted pro-forma basis for the third quarter of fiscal 2006 and a net loss of $7.2 million for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2005 or $(0.11) per share on a fully diluted pro-forma basis. Net income for fiscal 2006 was $4.0 million or $0.05 per share on a fully diluted pro-forma basis compared to a net loss of $6.5 million for fiscal 2005 or $(0.10) per share on a fully diluted pro-forma basis.
Dow Jones Indexes
STOXX Changes Composition of European Benchmark Indexes
ZURICH, Switzerland, Feb. 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- STOXX Ltd. today announced changes in the composition of the Dow Jones STOXX Global 1800 Index, the Dow Jones STOXX Total Market Index, the Dow Jones STOXX 600 Index and its sector indexes, the Dow Jones STOXX EU Enlarged Total Market Index and the Dow Jones STOXX Football Index.
BioSource Solutions Inc.
BioSource Solutions Inc. to Meet With Major Retail Distributors
ELMSDALE, Nova Scotia, Feb. 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- BioSource Solutions Inc. (Other OTC:BISL) Company President, Robert Pieroway Sr. reports that a series of meetings has been arranged to present the Company's new botanical and biological (bacteria) products to major North American retailers. Once realized the proposed products are expected to be launched in the last quarter of 2007 with continued distribution through 2008. The successful signings of these contracts has the potential to increase the Company's sales exponentially.