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AdZone Research, Inc.
BUYINS.NET Research Report Indicates AdZone Research SqueezeTrigger Price is $0.106, with Approximately 6.14 Million Shares Shorted So Far in 2005
CALVERTON, N.Y., Nov. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- AdZone Research, Inc. (OTCBB:ADZR) today reported that the research firm of BUYINS.NET has initiated coverage of the company after releasing the latest short sale data on AdZone through November 14, 2005. From January through early November of this year, approximately 79.7 million total aggregate shares of AdZone have traded for a total dollar value of nearly $8.52 million. The total aggregate number of shares shorted in 2005 is approximately 6.14 million shares. The AdZone SqueezeTrigger price of $0.106 per share is the volume weighted average short price that all shorts are short shares of AdZone. The next short squeeze is expected to begin at $0.049 where approximately 300,000 shares are short. To access SqueezeTrigger Prices ahead of potential short squeezes beginning, visit http://BUYINS.NET/squeezetrigger.pdf.
LaderaPortal.com Launches 'Ladera Merchant Directory'
LADERA RANCH, Calif., Nov. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Community Lifestyle Portals, Inc., parent company of LaderaPortal, a community website exclusively serving Ladera Ranch, today announced that it will begin connecting local businesses and residents through a new feature called the "Ladera Merchant Directory" on its website at www.laderaportal.com.
Harsco Corporation Increases Dividend By More Than 8 Percent
HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Announcing an increase of more than eight percent to its quarterly dividend rate, the Board of Directors of Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.325 per share, or $1.30 per share on an annualized basis. The dividend is payable February 15, 2006 to stockholders of record as of January 16, 2006.
First Horizon National Corporation
First Horizon Announces Key Executive Changes
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Nov. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- First Horizon National Corp. (NYSE:FHN) Chairman and CEO Ken Glass, 59, today announced several key executive changes intended to enhance the company's execution of its strategic plan, including focus on national expansion goals and market share leadership in Tennessee.
New Research, Co-Authored by Pinstripe's Sue Marks, Identifies Top Ten Trends in Recruitment Process Outsourcing
BROOKFIELD, Wis., Nov. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- According to a new analysis of global recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) trends co-authored by business process outsourcing expert and Pinstripe CEO Sue Marks, buyers of RPO services expect service providers to deliver a more robust value proposition that goes beyond economic and cost savings benefits. At the same time, a new breed of service providers is offering higher value solutions that are helping organizations reap greater strategic, operational, technology, human resources, and risk management benefits.
Normal Movement Restored and New Neurons Formed in Model of Parkinson's Disease
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Two weeks of local administration of sNN0031, a compound under development for Parkinson's disease, normalized movement and restored dopamine balance in a rat model of the disease. Improvements continued after the treatment was concluded. Movements were almost completely normalized after 5 weeks and remained so for the entire follow-up period of 10 weeks. A rapid increase in the number of stem cells and the formation of new neurons were also seen.
Port of Houston Authority
Port of Houston Authority to Host Port Leaders Conference
HOUSTON, Nov. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Port of Houston Authority (PHA) will serve as the lead host and sponsor of the Inter-American Committee on Ports of the Organization of American States (OAS-CIP) when the organization's executive board conducts its seventh meeting in Houston from December 7 through 9, 2005 at the Hilton Americas - Houston Hotel, 1600 Lamar Street in Houston, Texas. The OAS-CIP unites the highest level national port government authorities of the 34 OAS member countries of this hemisphere with a main objective of cooperation for port development.
PCS Edventures!.com, Inc.
PCS Edventures! Announces New York City Schools Sale
BOISE, Idaho, Nov. 15, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- PCS Edventures! (OTCBB:PCSV) today announced another successful deployment of its Academy of Engineering program into New York City Schools, with two labs totaling $60,000 going into the ENY School of Transit Technology located in Brooklyn, N.Y. The Academy of Engineering is a sophisticated, project-based learning lab that addresses pre-engineering and technological literacy topics while simultaneously reinforcing core academic skills. Ninth grade students at ENY will be taking a full year of pre-engineering utilizing the Academy of Engineering curriculum, which will provide them with a solid foundation in simple and complex machines, power transfer methods, and gear systems.