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First Solar, Inc.
First Solar Announces Expansion
PHOENIX, Nov. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq:FSLR) announced today that it has entered into new long term module supply agreements with a subsidiary of international investment and funds and asset manager Babcock & Brown (Australia:BNB), and Ecostream Switzerland GmbH, a subsidiary of Econcern BV, which focuses on developing solutions for sustainable energy supply. The new agreements expand contracted module volume by a total of 557MW, allowing for additional sales of approximately $1 billion at an assumed exchange rate of $1.30/E1.00 over the period of 2008 to 2012. The agreements are structured on terms similar to First Solar's existing long term supply agreements.
Investors Title Company
Investors Title Company Announces Third Quarter 2007 Results
CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Nov. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- J. Allen Fine, Chairman of Investors Title Company (Nasdaq:ITIC), announced that for the third quarter ended September 30, 2007, the Company reported net income of $3,857,892, an increase of 5.1% compared with $3,672,069 for the same three-month period in 2006. Net income per diluted share equaled $1.54, an increase of 6.9% compared with $1.44 per diluted share in the same period last year. Net premiums written increased 4.1% to $18,994,453, investment income increased 25.6% to $1,301,878 and revenues increased 6.2% to $23,058,983 compared with the prior year period.
Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Inc.
Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Inc. Announces Second Quarter Earnings
MADISON, Wis., Nov. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Inc. (Nasdaq:ABCW) announced net income of $9.3 million for the quarter ended September 30, 2007, as compared to $9.7 million for the same period last year. For the six month period ended September 30, 2007 net income was $19.2 million as compared to $20.3 million for the same period the previous year.
Radyne Reports Third Quarter Results
PHOENIX, Nov. 5, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Radyne Corporation (Nasdaq:RADN), today reported sales of $38.4 million and earnings of $0.19 per diluted share for the third quarter of 2007. This compares to sales of $32.1 million and earnings of $0.15 per diluted share for the third quarter of 2006. For the first three quarters of 2007, sales were $102.3 million and earnings per diluted share were $0.43 compared to $97.9 million and $0.44 for the same period last year. Sales for the third quarter set a new company record surpassing the previous sales record of $36.8 million set during the fourth quarter of 2005.