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Sierra Gold Corporation
Sierra Gold Corporation is in Negotiations for On-Going Development Financing
TORONTO, April 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Sierra Gold Corporation (Pink Sheets:SGCP) is negotiating with different investment groups for on-going development financing. The funds will be utilized for the acquisition of production equipment and for operational expenses. The investment groups are presently evaluating documentation provided by Sierra Gold. An onsite visit is being planned for later this month by one of the groups.
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.
NASDAQ Announces First Quarter 2007 Results
NEW YORK, April 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc. ("NASDAQ(r)"); (Nasdaq:NDAQ), today reported first quarter 2007 net income of $18.3 million, or $0.14 per diluted share, an increase of $0.3 million from $18.0 million, or $0.16 per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2006.
Heritage Oaks Bancorp
Heritage Oaks Bancorp Earns $1.5 Million in First Quarter, Loans Increase 23 Percent, Deposits Rise 6 Percent
PASO ROBLES, Calif., April 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Heritage Oaks Bancorp (Nasdaq:HEOP), the parent company of Heritage Oaks Bank, today reported solid loan and deposit growth, along with continued strong asset quality, contributing to first quarter profits. For the first quarter of 2007, net income was $1.5 million, or $0.23 per diluted share, compared to $1.6 million, or $0.24 per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2006.