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Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Valassis Communications, Inc. -- VCI
BALTIMORE, Oct. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action was commenced on behalf of shareholders who purchased, converted, exchanged or otherwise acquired the common stock of Valassis Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VCI) between April 25, 2002 and October 23, 2002, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Moore-Handley Reports Results of Operations for the Quarter Ended September 30, 2004
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Oct. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Moore-Handley, Inc. (Pink Sheets:MHCO), a Birmingham-based distributor of hardware and home center products, reported net income of $110,000 or $0.07 per diluted share for the quarter ended September 30, 2004 vs. a net income of $28,000 or $0.02 per diluted share for the same period in 2003.
Coastal Technologies, Inc.
SmartData, Inc. and Netcoast Communications, Inc. Complete Merger
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- SmartData, Inc. and Netcoast Communications, Inc. (Pink Sheets:NCST) announced that the merger between the two companies was completed following the approval by their respective stockholders. Additionally, the stockholders approved changing the name of the company from Netcoast Communications, Inc. to SmartData, Inc. At the opening of business on Tuesday, October 26, 2004, the merged company's (Pink Sheets:SDAI) stock symbol changed to SDAI and began trading on the over the counter bulletin board or "Pink Sheets". The company's headquarters will be located in Richfield, OH.
Toll Brothers, Inc.
Toll Brothers' November 4, 2004 Presentation at the UBS Building & Building Products CEO Investor Conference to Be Webcast Live
HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa., Oct. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL), (www.tollbrothers.com), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, will make a presentation to the investment community via a live audio webcast at the UBS Building & Building Products Investor Conference on Thursday, November 4, 2004 at 9:10 a.m. EST.
Continental Energy Corp.
Continental Energy Appoints James D. Eger to its Board of Directors
DALLAS, Oct. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Continental Energy Corporation (OTCBB:CPPXF) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed James D. Eger, its Secretary & CIO, to serve on its Board until the Company's next annual meeting of shareholders. He succeeds Gary D. Wine, who resigned early this month to pursue personal interests in Peru. The Board also appointed Mr. Eger to serve as Acting CFO.
Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc.
Third Quarter 2004 Earnings Correction
NEW YORK, Oct. 27, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- In the Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (NYSE:OSG) third quarter of 2004 earnings release issued today, the gain on securities transactions for the third quarter of 2004 reflected in Appendix 1 should have been $0.03 per share rather than $0.12 per share. This error had no effect on reported earnings. The revised table reflecting this correction is presented below.