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SB Financial Group
Rurban Financial Corp. Announces Shareholder Dividend
DEFIANCE, Ohio, Oct. 17, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Rurban Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:RBNF), a leading provider of full-service community banking, investment management, trust services and bank data processing, announced their quarterly shareholder dividend will be $0.07. The dividend is payable on November 16, 2007 to all shareholders of record on November 2, 2007.
SB Financial Group
Rurban Financial Corp. Reports 6.1 Percent Increase in Third Quarter 2007 Earnings
DEFIANCE, Ohio, Oct. 17, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Rurban Financial Corp. (Nasdaq:RBNF), a leading provider of full-service community banking, investment management, trust services and bank data processing, reported third quarter 2007 net income of $864,000, an increase of 6.1 percent over the $814,000 reported for the third quarter of 2006. Third quarter 2007 earnings were $0.17 per diluted share, an increase of 6.3 percent from the $0.16 reported for the prior-year period. Compared with the second quarter of 2007, net income and diluted earnings per share increased by 10.0 and 6.5 percent, respectively.
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc.
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Financial Results
SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Oct. 17, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc., (Nasdaq:GFED), the holding company (the "Company") for Guaranty Bank, today announces the following highlights for its third quarter ended September 30, 2007:
Capital Bank Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2007 Earnings Conference Call
RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 17, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Capital Bank Corporation will host a conference call on Wednesday, October 24, 2007 beginning at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The purpose of the call will be to provide interested parties with financial information regarding the quarter ended September 30, 2007. The Company plans to release financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2007 on Tuesday, October 23, 2007.
Brodsky & Smith, LLC
Law Offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC Evaluating Investor Options Regarding Possible Misconduct by BEA Systems, Inc. Management Concerning Oracle Buyout Offer
BALA CYNWYD, Pa., Oct. 17, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Law offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is evaluating the legal ramifications of the proposed acquisition of BEA Systems, Inc. ("BEA" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:BEAS) by Oracle Corp. ("Oracle") (Nasdaq:ORCL). On October 12, 2007, Oracle announced an unsolicited offer for BEA at $17.00 per share. That same day, BEA rejected the Oracle offer. BEA has not, however, announced an auction for the Company or announced any negotiations with Oracle to raise the bid.