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RedChip Companies Inc.
RedChip Visibility Issues Third Quarter 2007 Research Update On Pressure BioSciences
ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 31, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- RedChip Visibility, a division of RedChip Companies, Inc., announced that it has issued a third quarter 2007 research update on Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:PBIO), a life sciences company focusing exclusively on the development and commercialization of pressure cycling technology (PCT), which has multiple applications, including genomic and proteomic sample preparation, pathogen inactivation, the control of chemical reactions (particularly enzymes), immunodiagnostics, protein purification, and food safety.
Bucyrus International, Inc.
Bucyrus International, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2007 Earnings Release and Conference Call
SOUTH MILWAUKEE, Wis., Jan. 31, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Bucyrus International, Inc. (Nasdaq:BUCY), a world leader in the design and manufacture of high productivity mining equipment for the surface and underground mining industries, will release its fourth quarter and full year 2007 earnings report after the close of business on Thursday, February 14, 2008. Bucyrus' quarterly teleconference to discuss fourth quarter and full year 2007 results will be held on Friday, February 15, 2008, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m. Central Time).
Albina Community Bancorp
Albina Community Bancorp Reports a 41 Percent Gain in 2007 Net Income
PORTLAND, Ore., Jan. 31, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Albina Community Bancorp (OTCBB:ACBC), Portland's only certified community development bank, today reported net income grew 41% in 2007 fueled by loan growth and improved net interest margin. Asset quality remained high and net loan charge-offs were low. Net income in 2007 increased to $704,000, or $0.65 per diluted share, from $498,000, or $0.76 per diluted share in 2006. Earnings per share were affected by an increase in the number of shares outstanding. In December 2006, Albina raised $4.5 million in net proceeds from a common stock offering of 417,000 shares.