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Alico Announces Default On Mortgage Note Receivable
LA BELLE, Fla., April 22, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alico, Inc. (Nasdaq:ALCO), a land management company, announced today that the Ginn Companies has defaulted on its contract with the Company's subsidiary, Alico-Agri Ltd, related to the purchase of property in Lee County, Florida.
Ambassadors Group, Inc
Ambassadors Group Reports Results for the First Quarter of 2009
SPOKANE, Wash., April 22, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ambassadors Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:EPAX), a leading provider of educational travel experiences, announced $0.28 fully diluted per share loss for the quarter ended March 31, 2009, a 3 percent improvement over $0.29 fully diluted per share loss for the first quarter of 2008. Net loss was $5.3 million and $5.5 million for the quarters ended March 31, 2009 and 2008, respectively.
Rush Enterprises, Inc.
Rush Enterprises, Inc. Reports First Quarter Results
SAN ANTONIO, April 22, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rush Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq:RUSHA) (Nasdaq:RUSHB), which operates the largest network of commercial vehicle dealerships in North America and two John Deere construction equipment dealerships in Southeast Texas, today announced results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2009.
Heritage Oaks Bancorp
Bill Filippin Joins Heritage Oaks Bank as Senior Vice President/Commercial Lending Group Manager
PASO ROBLES, Calif., April 22, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Heritage Oaks Bancorp (Nasdaq:HEOP), the parent company of Heritage Oaks Bank, today announced that Bill Filippin has joined the bank as Senior Vice President/Commercial Lending Group Manager. In his new role, Bill will be responsible for overseeing the bank's lending activity in northern San Luis Obispo County.
Northrim BanCorp, Inc.
Northrim BanCorp Earns $2.0 Million or $0.31 Per Share in 1Q09
ANCHORAGE, Alaska, April 22, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Northrim BanCorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:NRIM) today reported first quarter 2009 profits of $2.0 million, or $0.31 per diluted share, compared to $946,000, or $0.14 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2008 and $2.1 million, or $0.34 per diluted share, in the first quarter a year ago.
Rome Bancorp, Inc.
Rome Bancorp Reports Record First Quarter Earnings Per Share and Dividend Declaration
ROME, N.Y., April 22, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rome Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq:ROME), the holding company of The Rome Savings Bank (the "Bank"), announced today the Company's results of operations for the three month period ended March 31, 2009. Net income for the Company for the quarter ended March 31, 2009 increased to $707,000 or $0.11 per diluted share, compared to $700,000 or $0.10 per diluted share in the first quarter of 2008. These results represent the highest level of first quarter earnings per share for the Company since its inception in 1999. The Company has recorded record earnings per share for three of its last four quarters. Diluted outstanding shares decreased to 6.6 million in the current quarter compared to 7.3 million in the first quarter of 2008 as a result of treasury stock purchases over the past year.