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StockPickReport: `On the Bubble, Again?'
SHREVEPORT, La., Oct. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stock-Letter-Daily.Com (http://www.stock-letter-daily.com -- an affiliate site of StockPickReport, the web's only non-mainstream stock rating service), rates Nasdaq 100, Dell Inc, eBay, RF Micro Devices Inc
Occidental Petroleum Corp.
OxyChem to Acquire Vulcan's Chlorine-Caustic Soda Manufacturing Plants
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem), a wholly owned subsidiary of Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY), announced today that it has agreed to purchase three chemical manufacturing facilities from Vulcan Materials Company for $214 million in cash, plus contingent payments based upon the future performance of these businesses. The primary products produced at the three facilities are chlorine, with a combined annual capacity of approximately 815,000 tons, its co-product caustic soda, and 315,000 tons of ethylene dichloride (EDC). OxyChem currently has the annual capacity to produce approximately 3,100,000 tons of chlorine and 1,500,000 tons of EDC.
EMS Technologies, Inc.
EMS to Add New CTS Series Falcon Radome to Family of SATCOM Products
OTTAWA, Oct. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- EMS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:ELMG) announced today that it will soon add a Falcon 50 and 900 series 4000 fin tip radome to its growing family of Satcom/DBS radomes it offers to the business aviation market. This tail-top radome has been certified for installation on the Dassault Aviation aircraft, including the Falcon 50 and Falcon 900. EMS intends to extend this certification to the Falcon 2000 aircraft within the next 12 months.
Tubac Holdings, Inc. Enters into Partnership with Symbiotics, Inc.
TUBAC, Ariz., Oct. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tubac Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:TBAH) has entered into a partnership with Symbiotics, Inc. to purchase and activate an existing public company, and is renaming the company New Life Solutions, Inc. Symbiotics, Inc. is an internationally recognized and acclaimed company which is the world's largest producer and distributor of premium quality colostrum products. For almost ten years, Symbiotics products have been marketed through natural food stores, natural products supermarkets and supplements stores.
Tubac Holdings, Inc. Announces Latest Subsidiary, Chef Selections
TUBAC, Ariz., Oct. 12, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Tubac Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:TBAH), a holding company, is pleased to announce specialty/gourmet foods marketer, Chef Selections, Inc., as its latest subsidiary.