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LTX-Credence Lowers Guidance for Second Fiscal Quarter
MILPITAS, Calif., Feb. 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LTX-Credence Corporation (Nasdaq:LTXC), a global provider of focused, cost-optimized ATE solutions, today announced that it is lowering its financial guidance for the Company's second fiscal quarter ended January 31, 2009 due to continued weakness in the semiconductor capital equipment industry.
Commonwealth Bankshares, Inc.
Commonwealth Bankshares, Inc., Norfolk, VA, Reports 2008 Fourth Quarter Earnings and Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
NORFOLK, Va., Feb. 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Commonwealth Bankshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:CWBS) today reported that total assets reached $1.1 billion at December 31, 2008. This is an increase of 28.7% or $242.2 million from the $843.1 million reported at December 31, 2007. Loans reached a record $1.0 billion while total deposits grew 33.3% to end the year at a record $763.0 million. Based on the Company's strong capital and solid foundation the directors of Commonwealth Bankshares, Inc. declared a quarterly cash dividend in the amount of $0.08 per share on its common stock, payable February 27, 2009, to shareholders of record as of February 16, 2009. The payment represents an annual yield to shareholders of approximately 5.8% based on the Company's stock recent trading price. This is the first quarterly dividend declared in 2009.
Cymer Reports Fourth Quarter and 2008 Operating Results
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cymer, Inc. (Nasdaq:CYMI), the world's leading supplier of light sources used by chipmakers to create advanced semiconductor chips, today announced operating results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2008.
Dow Jones Indexes
Component Changes Made to Dow Jones Select Dividend Indexes
NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, today announced component changes in the Dow Jones EPAC Select Dividend Index and Dow Jones Sweden Select Dividend 15 Index.
SB Financial Group
Rurban Announces RDSI Banking Systems Agreement With Marshall County State Bank
DEFIANCE, Ohio, Feb. 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Rurban Financial Corp. (Nasdaq:RBNF), a leading provider of full-service community banking, investment management, trust services and bank data and item processing, today announced that Marshall County State Bank in Varna, Illinois, has selected RDSI Banking Systems to be its data and item processing partner. RDSI will be providing core data and item processing services and support of banking products. RDSI services approximately 120 community banks in ten states.
Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc.
21st Consecutive Year of Record Earnings Announced by Hampton Roads Bankshares
NORFOLK, Va., Feb. 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HMPR), the financial holding company for Bank of Hampton Roads, Shore Bank and Gateway Bank & Trust, today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and year-ended December 31, 2008.
AudioCodes Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Results
LOD, Israel, Feb. 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AudioCodes Ltd. (Nasdaq:AUDC), a leading provider of Voice over IP (VoIP) technologies and Voice Network products, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2008.
GeoPharma Announces Fiscal Year 2009 Third Quarter Earnings
LARGO, Fla., Feb. 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GeoPharma, Inc. (Nasdaq:GORX) (the "Company") announced its fiscal year 2009 third quarter results for the period ended December 31, 2008, reporting revenues of $13,112,972 for the quarter representing a decrease of approximately 28% versus the same period a year ago. Revenues for the nine month period ended December 31, 2008 were $49,178,027 representing an increase of 58% as compared to the nine month period ended December 31, 2007.
Triangle Capital Corporation
Triangle Capital Corporation Announces $3.8 Million in Acquisition Financing for Inland Pipe Rehabilitation
RALEIGH, N.C., Feb. 11, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Triangle Capital Corporation (Nasdaq:TCAP) ("Triangle" or the "Company"), a leading specialty finance company that provides customized financing solutions to lower middle market companies located throughout the United States, today announced that it closed a $3.8 million subordinated debt and warrant investment in Inland Pipe Rehabilitation Holding Company ("Inland Pipe"). Triangle's investment was made in support of an acquisition and represents the Company's second investment in Inland Pipe. In June, 2008, Triangle invested $8.0 million in subordinated debt and received a warrant to purchase up to 2.5% of Inland Pipe's membership interests. Inland Pipe provides maintenance, inspection, and repair for piping, sewers, drains, and storm lines by utilizing several of the industry's leading technologies including pipe bursting, cured-in-place-pipe, and spiral wound piping.