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The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. Reports April and First Quarter 2009 Sales
SECAUCUS, N.J., May 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:PLCE) today announced net sales of $135.0 million for the four-week period ended May 2, 2009, a 5% increase compared to net sales of $128.7 million for the four-week period ended May 3, 2008. Comparable retail sales, which include online sales, increased 5% in April on top of a 17% increase for the same period last year. During April 2009, comparable store sales increased 4% in the U.S. and declined 4% in Canada, and online sales increased 40%.
Integrity Media Releases Report for Investors of Medical Device Companies SENO, STXS, EVVV, ANGO, THOR, and CPTS
LAS VEGAS, May 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Integrity Media announces the availability of a report related to the medical device industry featuring SenoRx, Inc. (Nasdaq:SENO) and of interest to investors of Stereotaxis Inc. (Nasdaq:STXS), ev3 Inc. (Nasdaq:EVVV), Angiodynamics Inc. (Nasdaq:ANGO), Thoratec Corp. (Nasdaq:THOR) and Conceptus Inc. (Nasdaq:CPTS).
Vical Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Progress in Key Programs
SAN DIEGO, May 7, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vical Incorporated (Nasdaq:VICL) today reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2009. Revenues increased to $2.3 million for the first quarter of 2009 from $1.9 million for the first quarter of 2008, primarily as a result of funding of Allovectin-7(r) Phase 3 trial activities under the company's license agreement with AnGes MG, Inc. Operating expenses declined to $10.6 million for the first quarter of 2009 from $12.0 million for the first quarter of 2008, primarily as a result of a strategic restructuring implemented in the fourth quarter of 2008.