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Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc.
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. Announces New Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Aug. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc, ("the Company") (Nasdaq:GFED), the holding company for Guaranty Bank, announced today the appointment of Carter M. Peters as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company and of Guaranty Bank effective August 8, 2005. Prior to joining the Bank, Mr. Peters, age 35 was employed by Southern Missouri Bank in Marshfield, Missouri for approximately two years where he served as Chief Financial Officer. Prior to Southern Missouri Bank Mr. Peters was employed by BKD, LLP for approximately eleven years.
EYI Industries Inc
EYI Industries Enters Letter of Intent Worth an Estimated US$210 Million
BURNABY, British Columbia, Aug. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- EYI Industries Inc. ("EYI") (OTCBB:EYII) (http://www.StopDrinkingPoison.com), a marketer of products that promote well-being and a healthy lifestyle, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Letter of Intent ("LOI") for the sale of an undisclosed number of Patented Code Blue(tm) filtration systems over a 2-year period with the Guangzhou CEIEC Enterprise (GROUP) CO. LTD. ("Guangzhou CEIEC"), a subsidiary of The China National Electronics Import & Export Corporation ("CEIEC").
Emulex Reports Record Fourth Quarter Results
COSTA MESA, Calif., Aug. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), the industry's preeminent source for a broad range of advanced storage networking infrastructure solutions, today announced results for its fourth fiscal quarter ended July 3, 2005.
Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc.
Pacific Sunwear Announces, One Thousand Steps, a New Footwear and Accessories Concept
ANAHEIM, Calif., Aug. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc. (Nasdaq:PSUN) announced today that it will introduce a new specialty footwear and accessories concept, One Thousand Steps, in early 2006. The new mall-based concept will be targeted at an 18-24 year old customer and will feature an assortment of casual, fashion-forward, branded footwear, and related accessories.
Dragon International Group Corp.
Dragon International Group Receives US $7 Million Purchase Order
FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dragon International Group Corp., (OTCBB:DRGG) one of China's leading manufacturers and distributors of a wide variety of specialty paper products and packaging materials, has received a purchase order from Shanghai Lunen Industrial Trade Company Limited. Shanghai Lunen Industrial Trade Company Limited has contracted Dragon to supply 5,000 tons of "Hang Kong" holographic film. The purchase order is valued at approximate US $7 million per year.
Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc.
Pacific Sunwear Reports 21 Percent Increase in Second Quarter Net Income, Earnings Per Share Increase 27 Percent
ANAHEIM, Calif., Aug. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc. (Nasdaq:PSUN) today reported that net income for the second quarter of fiscal 2005 increased 21 percent to $21.1 million, compared to $17.5 million for the second quarter of fiscal 2004. Total sales for the second quarter (13 weeks) ended July 30, 2005 were $309.1 million, an increase of 14 percent over total sales of $272.2 million for the second quarter (13 weeks) ended July 31, 2004. Earnings per diluted share increased 27 percent to $0.28 compared to $0.22 per diluted share for the second quarter of fiscal 2004. Same-store sales increased 3.2 percent for the comparable thirteen-week period ended July 30, 2005.
Portrush Petroleum Corp.
Portrush Petroleum to Drill Deep Well at Mission River
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 11, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Portrush Petroleum Corporation (OTCBB:PRRPF) (TSX-V:PSH) has been advised that the operator has signed a contract to drill a deep well to approximately 10,000 feet on its Mission River project in Texas. It is estimated drilling will commence in mid October.