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Harsco Continues Infrastructure Sector Support With New International Orders Valued At Nearly $1.5 Million
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 24, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Worldwide industrial services company Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) announced today its receipt of new orders from a number of international infrastructure construction projects totaling close to $1.5 million in projected new revenues. The orders, which include new work in Eastern Europe and the Middle East, reflect the Company's continuing multi-national services to the global infrastructure sector.
Franklin Electric Co., Inc.
Franklin Electric Declares Payment of Quarterly Cash Dividend On Common Stock
BLUFFTON, Ind., April 24, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- R. Scott Trumbull, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Franklin Electric Co., Inc. (Nasdaq:FELE), announced today that the Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of twelve and a half cents per share payable May 28, 2009 to shareowners of record on May 14, 2009.
Security Bank Corporation
Security Bank Corporation Announces First Quarter 2009 Financial Results and Banks Enter Agreements With FDIC and State
MACON, Ga., April 24, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Security Bank Corporation (Nasdaq:SBKC) today reported a net loss of $18.5 million for the first quarter ended March 31, 2009, compared with a net loss of $24.2 million for the first quarter of 2008. Diluted loss for the first quarter of 2009 was $0.79 per share compared to a loss of $1.22 per share for the comparable year ago period. The reduction in net loss for the first quarter of 2009 was primarily driven by a $30.1 million decrease in the provision for loan losses which more than offset a decrease in net interest income of $10.9 million. On a pre-tax, pre-provision basis, losses for the first quarter of 2009 were $8.2 million versus income of $3.8 million for the first quarter of 2008.
STEC to Webcast Conference Call Discussing First Quarter of 2009 Results
SANTA ANA, Calif., April 24, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- STEC, Inc. (Nasdaq:STEC) today scheduled its earnings release and an open web cast conference call to discuss its results for the first quarter of 2008. A news release discussing the Company's performance during this quarter will be issued just after the market close on May 11, 2009. The web cast conference call will take place that same day at approximately 1:30 p.m., Pacific/4:30 p.m., Eastern.