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Blyth, Inc. Increases Semi-Annual Cash Dividend By $0.02
GREENWICH, Conn., Sept. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Blyth, Inc. (NYSE:BTH), a leader in home decor and home fragrance products, today announced that it has declared a semi-annual cash dividend of $0.19 per share on the Company's common stock for the six months ended July 31, 2004. This represents an increase of $0.02 per share, or approximately 12%, above the most recent dividend. The annual dividend will be $0.36 per share, representing an $0.08 per share, or approximately 29%, increase over the prior year. The semi-annual dividend, authorized at the September 9, 2004 Board of Directors meeting, will be payable to shareholders of record as of November 1, 2004, and will be paid on November 15, 2004.
Turnaround Partners, Inc.
Celgene Chairman and CEO John W. Jackson to Appear on `Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly' September 12th at 9:10 pm EDT
HOUSTON, Sept. 9, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Celgene (Nasdaq:CELG) Chairman and CEO John W. Jackson will appear on "Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly" this Sunday night September 12 at 9:10 pm EDT. Listeners may call in questions live and toll free to Tim Connolly or technical analyst Mike King at 1-866-606-TALK (8255). The Business TalkRadio Network Show may be heard on KSEV AM 700 in Houston, on over 375 affiliate stations nationwide listed at CRN1 www.cableradionetwork.com, or on the Internet at www.businesstalkradio.net. This hour of "Corporate Strategies with Tim Connolly" is hosted by Tim Connolly of Corporate Strategies Merchant Bankers (www.corporate-strategies.net). Noted Economist Mike King of Princeton Research provides live technical analysis for the show.
Global Genomics AB
Global Genomics' Tangerine(R) Gene Expression Profiling Method Published
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 09, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Researchers at Global Genomics(SM) AB (Stockholm, Sweden) are pleased to announce today's publication in the journal Nucleic Acids Research of the tangerine gene expression profiling method. The paper describes the advanced features of tangerine gene expression profiling -- unbiased whole genome coverage, automatic combinatorial gene identification and sensitivity down to 7.5 parts per 10 million transcripts -- and analyzes performance across multiple experiments.
Kinnevik Share Trades in Stockholm under Ticker Code 'KINV'
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Sept. 09, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Investment AB Kinnevik ("Kinnevik") today announced that it has resumed trading under the ticker codes 'KINV A' and 'KINV B'. The Kinnevik shares are listed on the Stockholmsborsen O-list and are included in the Attract40 segment. A board lot in Kinnevik is 100 shares.