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CanAm Uranium Corp.
BUYINS.NET Reports CanAm Uranium Corp Has Approximately 2.6 Million Shares Shorted Since January 2007
LAS VEGAS, May 30, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- CanAm Uranium Corp. (OTCBB:CAUI) announced today that BUYINS.NET, www.buyins.net, is re-iterating coverage of CanAm Uranium Corp. after releasing the latest short sale data to May 2007. From January to May 2007 approximately 34.4 million total aggregate shares of CAUI have traded for a total dollar value of nearly $38.2 million. The total aggregate number of shares shorted in this time period is approximately 2.6 million shares. The CAUI SqueezeTrigger price of $1.11 is the volume weighted average short price of all short selling in CAUI. The first of several short squeezes began when CAUI closed above $0.85, where approximately 529,000 shares have been shorted. To access SqueezeTrigger Prices ahead of potential short squeezes beginning, visit http://www.buyins.net.
Waste Management and Teamsters Local 396 Agree On New Contract
CORONA, Calif., May 30, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Waste Management of the Inland Empire today announced that its Corona and Chino employees voted to accept the company's contract offer to Teamsters Local 396. The new contract, which is valid for five years, covers 152 drivers and technicians. The previous contract expired on March 31, 2007.
Home BancShares, Inc.
Home BancShares, Inc. to Present At the Stephens, Inc. Spring Investment Conference
CONWAY, Ark., May 30, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Home BancShares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOMB) announced that it would participate as a presenter at the Stephens, Inc. Spring Investment Conference to be held in New York, New York, on June 6-7, 2007.
Izard Nobel LLP
Schatz Nobel Izard, P.C. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against Sterling Financial Corporation
HARTFORD, Conn., May 30, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The law firm of Schatz Nobel Izard, P.C., which has significant experience representing investors in prosecuting claims of securities fraud, announces that a lawsuit seeking class action status has been filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania on behalf of all persons who purchased or otherwise acquired the common stock of Sterling Financial ("Sterling" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:SLFI) between April 27, 2004 and May 24, 2007, inclusive (the "Class Period").
HEICO Reports Record Sales and Operating Income for Second Quarter Fiscal 2007
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. and MIAMI, Fla., May 30, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- HEICO Corporation (NYSE:HEI-A) (NYSE:HEI) today reported that net income increased 25% to $9,407,000, or 35 cents per diluted share, for the second quarter of fiscal 2007 from $7,542,000, or 28 cents per diluted share, for the second quarter of fiscal 2006. For the first six months of fiscal 2007, net income increased 21% to $17,328,000, or 65 cents per diluted share, from $14,291,000, or 54 cents per diluted share, in the first six months of fiscal 2006.