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Mobile Marketing Association (MMA)
Mobile Marketing Association Announces 2006 Award Finalists
BOULDER, Colo., Nov. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Recognizing the leaders and innovators in the mobile marketing industry, the Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) (www.mmaglobal.com) today announced the finalists for the MMA 2nd Annual Mobile Marketing Awards. The awards will be presented at the MMA Annual Awards dinner and ceremony on November 28 in Los Angeles, following the MMA's Mobile Marketing Forum.
Sempra Energy Reports Higher Third-Quarter 2006 Earnings
SAN DIEGO, Nov. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) today reported earnings of $653 million, or $2.49 per diluted share, in the third quarter 2006, up from $221 million, or $0.86 per diluted share, in the same period last year. Third-quarter 2006 earnings included income of $110 million from discontinued operations, compared with $5 million in the prior-year period.
Entertainment Games, Inc.
eGames to Release First Quarter Fiscal 2007 Results On November 14, 2006
LANGHORNE, Pa., Nov. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- eGames, Inc. (OTCBB:EGAM), a publisher of consumer entertainment PC software games, announced today that it plans to release its financial results for the three months ended September 30, 2006, on November 14, 2006.
Aurora Oil & Gas Corporation
Aurora Oil & Gas Corporation Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., Nov. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aurora Oil & Gas Corporation (AMEX:AOG) today announced the pricing of a public offering of 24 million registered shares of its common stock, including 8 million shares offered by a selling shareholder, at a price to the public of $3.00 per share. Aurora has also granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase a maximum of 3.6 million additional common shares to cover any over-allotments.
ALCO Stores, Inc.
Duckwall-ALCO Stores Reports October Sales Increase of 6.5 Percent
ABILENE, Kan., Nov. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Duckwall-ALCO Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:DUCK) today announced that its sales from continuing operations for the four weeks ended October 29, 2006 (fiscal month of October) increased approximately 6.5% to $34.2 million compared to $32.1 million in the prior-year month, and same-store sales increased 3.9% compared to 4.2% in the same period last year.
Titanium Group Ltd.
Titanium Group Announces Contract With Major Travel Agency in China
SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Titanium Group, Ltd. (OTCBB:TTNUF), a leading biometric and security solutions provider, today announced it has signed a contract to provide its ProAccess FaceGuard security solution to China Travel Service, Ltd (CTS), one of the largest travel agents in Hong Kong. China Travel Service has 40 branches in Hong Kong alone and another 21 branches overseas in 14 countries.
EcoPlus Estimates Multimillion Dollar Profits From International Licensing
CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 2, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The EcoPlus, Inc. (Pink Sheets:ECPL) exhibit at the Water Environment Federation Technical Exhibition (WEFTEC) in Dallas, Texas, saw international interest from Germany, India, and China in its patent pending waste to fuel technology. This interest could translate into significant international licensing fees.