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MMC Energy, Inc.
MMC Energy, Inc. Files Claims Against Former CEO
NEW YORK, April 21, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- MMC Energy, Inc. (Nasdaq:MMCE), today stated that it has filed an arbitration claim against Karl W. Miller, its former CEO. MMC's Statement of Claim alleges, among other things, that Mr. Miller fraudulently induced MMC to enter into a Separation Agreement in connection with his removal as CEO, that Mr. Miller breached his obligations under the Separation Agreement, and that he has tortiously interfered with MMC's business relations.
Meade Instruments Corporation
Meade Instruments Announces Cash Proceeds of $8 Million With the Divestiture of Weaver and Redfield Sport Optics Brands
IRVINE, Calif., April 21, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Meade Instruments Corp. (Nasdaq:MEAD), a leading designer and manufacturer of optical products, including telescopes, riflescopes, binoculars and microscopes, today announced that it has signed and closed separate agreements to divest its Weaver(r) and Redfield(r) brands to two buyers for cash proceeds of approximately $8 million. The Company plans to continue in the sports optics business with the Simmons(r) brand of riflescopes, binoculars and other sports optics.
Market Leader, Inc.
HouseValues Schedules Earnings Call May 6
KIRKLAND, Wash., April 21, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- HouseValues, Inc. (Nasdaq:SOLD) today announced it will host a conference call and live Webcast to discuss first quarter financial results on May 6, 2008 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time. To listen to the live conference call, please dial 719-325-4888. A live webcast of the call will be available from the Investor Relations section of the company's Web site at http://www.housevaluesinc.com. An audio replay of the call will also be available to investors beginning at 7:30 p.m. Eastern time through midnight Wednesday, May 7th by dialing 719-457-0820 and entering the passcode 6994715#.
Net 1 UEPS Technologies
Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. to Host Conference Call to Review Third Quarter Results
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, April 21, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:UEPS) ("Net1" or the "Company") today announced it will host a conference call to review its third quarter results on May 9, 2008, at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time. The results will be released on May 8, 2008, after the market closes.
MBT Financial Corp.
MBT Financial Corp. Announces First Quarter 2008 Earnings
MONROE, Mich., April 21, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- MBT Financial Corp. (Nasdaq:MBTF), the parent company of Monroe Bank & Trust, reported first quarter 2008 net income of $2.6 million, or $0.16 per diluted share, compared to the $3.7 million, or $0.22 per diluted share earned in the first quarter of 2007.
MSC.Software to Host First Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast On May 7, 2008
SANTA ANA, Calif., April 21, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- MSC.Software Corporation (Nasdaq:MSCS), the leading global provider of enterprise simulation solutions including simulation software and services, today announced that it will host its conference call to discuss first quarter financial results on Wednesday May 7, 2008 at 1:30 pm Pacific (4:30 pm Eastern). The press release announcing first quarter earnings will be issued after the market closes on May 7, 2008.