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First Solar, Inc.
First Solar, Inc. to Announce 2007 Second Quarter Financial Results On Tuesday, July 31, 2007
PHOENIX, July 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq:FSLR) will report financial results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2007, on Tuesday, July 31, 2007 at 1:30 p.m. MST (4:30 p.m. EDT). To participate in the conference call, please dial (800) 289-0544 if you are calling from within the United States or (913) 981-5533 if you are calling from outside the United States. Investors may also access a live web cast of this conference call on the Investors section of the Company's website at www.firstsolar.com.
Donegal Group Inc.
Donegal Group Inc. Announces Second Quarter Earnings
MARIETTA, Penn., July 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Donegal Group Inc. (Nasdaq:DGICA) (Nasdaq:DGICB) today reported that its net income for the second quarter ended June 30, 2007 increased 5.5% to $10,780,956, or $.43 per share of Class A common stock on a diluted basis, compared to $10,220,583, or $.41 per share of Class A common stock on a diluted basis, for the second quarter of 2006. Net income for the second quarter of 2007 represented a 96.4% increase over net income for the first quarter of 2007 when the Company's insurance subsidiaries experienced increased claim activity attributable to harsh winter weather.
Colony Bankcorp, Inc.
Colony Bankcorp, Inc. Announces Second Quarter Results
FITZGERALD, Ga., July 20, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Colony Bankcorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:CBAN), today reported record quarterly net income of $2,702,000 for the second quarter of 2007, up 3.52 percent from second quarter 2006 net income of $2,610,000. Diluted earnings per share for the second quarter of 2007 were $0.38 per share compared to $0.36 per share for the same year ago period or an increase of 5.56 percent. Annualized return on assets for the quarter was 0.91 percent and return on equity was 13.58 percent, compared to 0.90 percent and 14.80 percent for the same year ago period, respectively. Net interest margin improved to 3.86 percent for second quarter 2007 from 3.70 percent for first quarter 2007; however, due to sluggish loan activity and the flat to slightly inverted yield curve, net interest margin is below the 3.95 percent for second quarter 2006.