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Super Bowl Bash Recipes and Ideas
RIDGEWOOD, N.J., Jan. 25, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- According to the folks at Hallmark Cards, Inc., Super Bowl parties are one of the top at-home party events of the year. Even if your favorite team isn't playing, everyone watches the Super Bowl. And of course, with football comes food! The supermarkets are filled with football-shaped attractions because food is a key component of the big day.
Credit Acceptance Corporation
Credit Acceptance Announces Modification of Line of Credit Agreement
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Jan. 25, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Credit Acceptance Corporation (Nasdaq:CACC) (the "Company") announced today that it has increased the amount of its line of credit facility with a commercial bank syndicate from $75.0 million to $133.5 million. In addition, the maturity of the line of credit facility will extend from June 20, 2009 to June 22, 2010, provided that the Company reports net income of at least $5.0 million for both the fourth quarter of 2007 and the first quarter of 2008.
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.
NASDAQ Announces Mid-month Open Short Interest Positions in NASDAQ Stocks as of Settlement Date January 15, 2008
NEW YORK, Jan. 25, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- At the end of the settlement date of January 15, 2008, short interest in 2,707 NASDAQ Global Market(sm) securities totaled 8,493,175,740 shares compared with 7,925,466,682 shares in 2,697 Global Market issues reported for the prior settlement date of December 31, 2007. The mid-January short interest represents 4.49 days average daily NASDAQ Global Market share volume for the reporting period, compared with 4.40 days for the prior reporting period.
Flushing Financial Corporation
iGObanking.com, a Division of Flushing Savings Bank, Reached $133 Million in Total Deposits as of December 31, 2007
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., Jan. 25, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Flushing Financial Corporation (Nasdaq:FFIC) (the "Company"), the parent holding company for Flushing Savings Bank, FSB (the "Bank") announced today that their internet banking division, iGObanking.com(r), has reached $133 million in total deposits as of December 31, 2007. The announcement was made by John R. Buran, Flushing Financial's President and Chief Executive Officer.
Tyson Foods, Inc.
Tyson to Restructure Beef Operations At Emporia, Kansas
SPRINGDALE, Ark., Jan. 25, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- As part of a strategy to optimize its commodity meat business, Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) is restructuring operations at its Emporia, Kansas, beef plant, Tyson officials announced today.
FCStone Group, Inc.
FCStone Group, Inc. Announces Acquisitions of Globecot, Inc. and The Jernigan Group, LLC
KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 25, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- FCStone Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:FCSX), a commodity risk management firm, announced today the acquisitions of Globecot, Inc., a leading supplier of information, market research, news, and consulting for the global fiber and textile industries, and The Jernigan Group, LLC, a registered brokerage group that provides execution services to the global fiber and textile industries.