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Media Sentiment Reports the Sentiment Measurements For July 31, 2006 - August 11, 2006
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- California News Tech (OTCBB:CNTE), a leading technology company, today announced the results for the sentiment predictions of the last two weeks of July. Media Sentiment(r) provided near real-time Thumbs Up /Thumbs Down predictions for a total of 223 companies as they released earnings between July 31, 2006 and August 11, 2006, and rated the sentiment behind 44% of the symbols as positive and 56% as negative. During the same period both the Nasdaq and the New York Stock Exchange reflected this negative sentiment prediction. The Nasdaq Composite Index realized about a -1.4% return and the NYSE Composite Index realized about a -1.1% return.
TASER International, Inc.
TASER International Announces Formation of Senior Executive Advisory Board
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Aug. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- TASER International, Inc. (Nasdaq:TASR), a market leader in advanced electronic control devices today announced the formation of a new Senior Executive Advisory Board (SEAB) that will provide the Company with a team of professionals with extensive military, homeland defense and law enforcement experience to advance the goal of supplying the military and government agencies with the benefits of the TASER(r) technology.
Market Pulse Announces Corporate Profile On Mobilestream Oil, Inc.
ATLANTA, Aug. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mobilestream Oil, Inc. (Pink Sheets:MSRM) announced that the company is now profiled on Market-Pulse.com. Mobilestream Oil is an innovative, worldwide petroleum research, engineering and development company. Mobilestream is an oil and natural gas exploration company focused on using its proprietary technologies for reverse polymerization and pyrolysis of materials and to maximize the output of under-utilized and non-producing oil wells in order to squeeze out every last ounce of production. Individuals interested in more information on the company can view the profile at http://www.market-pulse.com/msrmprofile.htm.
Unique Pizza and Subs
Unique Pizza and Subs Introduces The Victory Lane Pizza and The Qualifier Sub
PITTSBURGH, Aug. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Unique Pizza and Subs Corporation (Pink Sheets:UPZS) a Delaware Corporation, has positioned themselves to secure another large segment of pizza consumers, hungry, loyal, NASCAR fans, by adding two additional Unique signature lines to its menu, The Victory Lane Pizza and The Qualifier Sub. On July 22, the No. 98 Unique Pizza and Subs NASCAR made its world wide debut at the King Taco 200 (Irwindale Speedway) and with a long term agreement with Phelps MotorSports, owner of the No. 98 car, UPZS felt it was only prudent and necessary to bring the NASCAR branding to its menu. NASCAR fans are considered by many to be the most loyal fans of any sport and in the Pittsburgh market Unique Pizza has been building that same brand loyalty over the last fifteen years with its own customers. That is why Unique Pizza and Subs has partnered with Phelps MotorSports to sponsor the No. 98 for years to come, combining extremely loyal pizza eaters with dedicated and loyal NASCAR fans.
HEICO Corporation Announces Regular Quarterly Conference Call
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. and MIAMI, Aug. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- On August 30, 2006, after the NYSE closing, HEICO Corporation (NYSE:HEI.A) (NYSE:HEI) will release its financial results for the third quarter ended July 31, 2006. The earnings release will be available through the Internet on the Company's web site at http://www.heico.com.
Home BancShares, Inc.
Home BancShares, Inc. Declares $0.025 Per Share Dividend
CONWAY, Ark., Aug. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Home BancShares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOMB) Board of Directors declared a regular $0.025 per share quarterly cash dividend payable September 25, 2006, to shareholders of record September 5, 2006. This dividend represents a $0.005 per share, or 25% increase over the dividend paid the previous quarter.
O2Micro International Limited
Key Reader System Patent Continuation Issued to O2Micro
GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman, Aug. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- O2Micro(R) International Limited (Nasdaq:OIIM) (SEHK:0457), a leading supplier of innovative power management, and security components and systems, was issued 14 claims under United States patent number 7,065,591 for its reconfigurable Flash Media Reader system; a continuation of the invention issued August 2004 under United States patent number 6,779,059.
O2Micro International Limited
O2Micro Granted Continuation for LCD Panel Power Supply Invention
GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman, Aug. 16, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- O2Micro(r) International Limited (Nasdaq:OIIM) (SEHK:0457), a leading supplier of innovative power management and security components and systems, was granted 34 claims under United States patent number 7,075,245 for its Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) Panel Power Supply Architecture; a continuation of the invention issued August 2005 under United States patent number 6,936,975.