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Franklin Bank Corp. Receives Non-Compliance Notification From AMEX
HOUSTON, March 26, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Franklin Bank Corp. (Nasdaq:FBTX) (AMEX:FBK-P.LF) ("Franklin") announced today that it has received a letter from the staff of The American Stock Exchange ("AMEX") indicating that Franklin is not in compliance with AMEX Rules 134 and 1101 of the continued listing standards due to the previously announced delayed filing of its annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2007. The Company's Series A Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock (the "Preferred Stock") trades on AMEX.
DENTSPLY International Inc.
DENTSPLY International Inc. Authorizes Increase in Stock Repurchase Program
YORK, Pa., March 26, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- DENTSPLY International Inc. (Nasdaq:XRAY) today announced that its Board of Directors has increased the Company's authorization to repurchase shares under its stock repurchase program. Under this program, the Company may repurchase shares of Company stock on the open market or in negotiated transactions in an amount to maintain up to seventeen million shares in Treasury, an increase in the repurchase authorization of three million shares. The Company has repurchased just over two million shares thus far in 2008 and currently has approximately fourteen million shares of Treasury stock, completing its prior authorization level. The Company has approximately one hundred and forty-nine million shares of common stock outstanding.
Imperial Industries, Inc.
Imperial Industries, Inc. to Host Conference Call to Discuss 2007 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Performance and Operating Results
POMPANO BEACH, Fla., March 26, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Imperial Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:IPII) (the "Company") today announced that it intends to release its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2007 after the market closes on Monday, March 31, 2008. The Company will also host a conference call with the investment community Tuesday, April 1, 2008, at 9:00 am EDT to discuss financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2007.
Foresters Launches U.S. Division
TORONTO, March 26, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Foresters(tm) announced its reorganization into three divisions for its operations in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. Christopher Pinkerton, formerly Senior Vice President for Sales and Marketing, North America, has been appointed President, Foresters U.S. Division. In this capacity, he will lead a dedicated management team with full responsibility for Foresters U.S. business operations.