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MediciNova to Present At the Rodman and Renshaw 5th Annual Global Healthcare Conference
SAN DIEGO, May 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- MediciNova, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company that is publicly traded on the Nasdaq Global Market (Nasdaq:MNOV) and the Hercules Market of the Osaka Securities Exchange (Code Number:4875), today announced that Shintaro Asako, Chief Financial Officer of MediciNova, will present a company overview at the Rodman and Renshaw 5th Annual Global Healthcare Conference on Monday, May 19, 2008 at 8:40 a.m. local time (2:40 a.m. Eastern time). The conference is being held at the Le Meridien Beach Plaza Hotel in Monaco, Monte Carlo.
PICO Holdings, Inc.
PICO Holdings, Inc. to Host Investor Update Conference Call and Webcast On May 19 At 4:30 PM Eastern Time/1:30 PM Pacific Time
LA JOLLA, Calif., May 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- PICO Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:PICO) today announced that senior management will host an Investor Update conference call and audio webcast on Monday, May 19 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time/1:30 p.m. Pacific time. On the call, management will provide a summary of a presentation made at the Company's annual shareholders' meeting (to be held on May 16, 2008) for those investors who were unable to attend the meeting, followed by a question and answer session.
Auburn National Bancorporation, Inc.
Auburn National Bancorporation, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend
AUBURN, Ala., May 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- On May 13th, 2008, the Board of Directors of Auburn National Bancorporation, Inc. (Nasdaq:AUBN) declared a second quarter $0.185 per share cash dividend, payable June 25th, 2008 to shareholders of record as of June 10th, 2008. This represents a 6% increase over dividends declared for the second quarter of 2007. On an annual basis, the cash dividend paid to shareholders has increased in 12 of the last 13 years.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Begins Installing New Engines On Joint STARS
MELBOURNE, Fla., May 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) two undefinitized contracts, worth $300 million collectively, to complete non-recurring engineering, flight test/certification and begin production of new engines for the service's E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (Joint STARS) fleet. The E-8C is a modified B707-300 series commercial aircraft that detects, locates, classifies, tracks and targets hostile ground movements, communicating real-time information through secure data links.
J. Alexander's Corporation
J. Alexander's Corporation Announces Switch to the NASDAQ Stock Market
NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- J. Alexander's Corporation (AMEX:JAX) announced today that it will switch the listing of its common stock from the American Stock Exchange to The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC(r). The change will be effective May 28, 2008, and the Company will continue to trade on NASDAQ under the ticker symbol JAX.
Hancock Holding Company
Hancock Holding Company Announces Quarterly Dividend
GULFPORT, Miss., May 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Hancock Holding Company (Nasdaq:HBHC) today announced that the company's board of directors approved a regular second quarter 2008 common stock cash dividend of $0.24 per share.
Adams Golf Announces Results for First Quarter 2008
PLANO, Texas, May 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Adams Golf (Nasdaq:ADGF) today reported net sales of $28.0 million for the first quarter ended March 31, 2008 compared to $27.8 million for the comparable period of 2007, a gain of 1% year-over-year. The Company reported net income of $0.8 million, or $0.11 per diluted share, for the first quarter ended March 31, 2008, compared to net income of $3.8 million, or $0.49 per diluted share, for the comparable period of 2007.