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A Life Journey Worth Taking -- Author Ed Jones Shares His Life From Outhouse to Outer Space
PUYALLUP, Wash., Jan. 9, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Life's journey is not always easy. With a positive attitude and firm belief in the Lord, everything just becomes a challenge worth taking. This is what author Ed D. Jones learned through his own journey. He faced it, accepted it, survived it, and came out as a stronger person than before. He never gave up. He just kept on trying. And that's how he was able to move From Outhouse to Outer Space. As he shares this photo-journal biography, he hopes you'll find something interesting that's worth following.
Momenta Pharmaceuticals to Present At The 27th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jan. 9, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:MNTA), a biotechnology company specializing in the characterization and engineering of complex drugs, today announced that Craig Wheeler, Chief Executive Officer, will deliver a corporate presentation at the 27th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on Thursday, January 15th at 2:00 pm PST. The conference will be held at the Westin St. Francis Hotel, San Francisco, California.
Brodsky & Smith, LLC
Law Office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of Investor Options in Possible Sale of thinkorswim Group Inc.
BALA CYNWYD, Pa., Jan. 9, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating the legal ramifications of the proposed acquisition of thinkorswim Group Inc. ("thinkorswim" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:SWIM) by TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. ("TD Ameritrade"). TD Ameritrade has offered thinkorswim shareholders $3.34 a share for their stock plus 0.398 shares of TD Ameritrade stock (approximately $5.37 per share based on TD Ameritrade closing price of $13.48 on January 7, 2009), for a total of approximately $8.71 for each share of thinkorswim. The deal is valued at approximately $606 million. The transaction undervalues thinkorswim stock, which traded at over $10.70 a share as recently as September 2008 and traded at over $17.00 in 2008, both more than the current TD Ameritrade offer price.