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Electroglas Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2009 Results
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 19, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Electroglas, Inc. (Nasdaq:EGLS), a leading supplier of wafer probing and software solutions for the semiconductor industry, today reported its operating results for the third fiscal quarter ended February 28, 2009.
Alloy Reports Full Year and Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2008 Results
NEW YORK, March 19, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alloy, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: "ALOY"), one of the country's largest providers of media and marketing programs reaching targeted consumer segments, today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 31, 2009 ("fiscal 2008").
Tix Corporation to Present At the Wall Street Analyst Forum On March 26, 2009
STUDIO CITY, Calif., March 19, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tix Corporation (Nasdaq:TIXC), a leading integrated entertainment company providing discount and premium ticketing services, event and branded merchandising, and production/promotion of live concert and theatrical events, today announced that Matt Natalizio, Chief Financial Officer, will be presenting at the Wall Street Analyst Forum's 20th Annual Conference, to be held March 25-26, 2009, at the University Club in New York City.
Ticketmaster Entertainment, Inc.
Ticketmaster Entertainment, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2008 Financial Results
WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif., March 19, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ticketmaster Entertainment, Inc. ("Ticketmaster Entertainment" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:TKTM), the world's leading live entertainment ticketing and artist services company, today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2008. Revenues for the quarter were $384.0 million, 9.4% higher than the prior year due to strategic acquisitions. Full year revenues were $1,454.5 million, or 17.3% greater than the prior year as a result of strategic acquisitions and higher average revenue per ticket. Fourth quarter Adjusted Operating Income was $58.7 million, a decrease of 28%, as a result of ticketing volume declines, severance costs associated with the previously announced cost reductions, and foreign exchange volatility. Full year Adjusted Operating Income was $257.7 million, 12.2% lower than the prior year, due to ticket volume declines and severance costs incurred in the latter part of 2008.
Protection One, Inc.
Protection One Nashville Office Expands Into New, Larger Location
NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 19, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Protection One, Inc. (Nasdaq:PONE), one of the leading providers of monitored security services to homes and businesses in the United States, announced the expansion of its Nashville office to a new, larger facility at 5211 Linbar Drive.
OXiGENE Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2008 Results
WALTHAM, Mass., March 19, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- OXiGENE, Inc. (Nasdaq:OXGN) (XSSE:OXGN), a clinical-stage, biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutics to treat cancer and eye diseases, reported financial results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2008.
Bassett Furniture Industries, Inc.
Bassett Announces Further Expense Reduction
BASSETT, Va., March 19, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bassett Furniture Industries Inc. (Nasdaq:BSET) announced today actions to reduce its overall cost structure that will result in lower expenditures for payroll, employee benefits, warehousing and distribution, marketing, and other miscellaneous items. As a result, the Company expects to realize annualized savings of $7 to $8 million.
Search Engine Marketing Professional Organization
SEMPO Institute Launches New Graduate Mentoring Program
WAKEFIELD, Mass., March 19, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Effective job seekers know a good education is the first step in competing for positions in a tight economy. Then, contacts and networking must follow in order to get ahead of the pack. To give its graduates added help along a career path, SEMPO Institute, the online distance learning division of SEMPO, (Search Engine Marketing Professional Organization),