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Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc.
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. Announces a 9% Increase in Quarterly Earnings Per Share
SPRINGFIELD, Mo., April 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:GFED), the holding company for Guaranty Bank, today announced earnings for the first quarter ended March 31, 2004 were $0.35 per share, ($969,000), up from the $0.32 per share ($885,000) the Company earned during the same quarter in the prior year. This represents a 9% increase in quarterly earnings per share.
GulfMark Offshore, Inc.
GulfMark Offshore, Inc. Announces 1st Quarter 2004 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Information
HOUSTON, April 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- GulfMark Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq:GMRK) today announced plans to report earnings for the first quarter and three months ended March 31, 2004, on Thursday, April 29, 2004. The Company will conduct a conference call at 9:00 a.m. EDT on Friday, April 30, 2004, to discuss the results with analysts, investors and other interested parties. Individuals who wish to participate in the conference call should dial (888) 273-9885 in the United States or (612) 332-0820 from outside the country.
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against MasTec, Inc. -- MTZ
BALTIMORE, April 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices Of Charles J. Piven, P.A. today announced that a securities class action was commenced on behalf of shareholders who purchased, converted, exchanged or otherwise acquired the common stock of MasTec, Inc. (NYSE:MTZ) between May 13, 2003 and April 12, 2004, inclusive (the "Class Period").
OptimumCare Reports 2003 Revenues from Continuing Operations up 19%
LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif., April 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- OptimumCare Corporation (OTCBB:OPMC), a behavioral healthcare and temporary healthcare staffing services provider, today announced total revenues from continuing operations for the year ended December 31, 2003, grew 19%, to $6,396,175, compared with $5,392,792 last year. It said the increase came despite a 35% decline in contract management revenues, and that the higher year-to-year results were attributable to both growth and acquisitions in the temporary staffing segment. For the full year, temporary staffing revenues accounted for 58% of total revenues from continuing operations.
Seven Ventures, Inc.
Seven Ventures, Inc. Enters Merger Agreement
SALT LAKE CITY, April 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Seven Ventures, Inc. (OTCBB:SVVI) today announced that it has entered a Merger agreement with Chex Services, Inc. Pending fulfillment of certain conditions, Seven Ventures anticipates closing the merger in mid May.
Advanced Plant Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Advanced Plant Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Files 10-KSB
NEW YORK, April 15, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Advanced Plant Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB:APPI), a company that utilizes whole plants through a proprietary (patent pending) manufacturing process to develop all-natural Whole Plant Pharmaceuticals and Nutritionals, is pleased to announce that it has filed its 10-KSB which can be found on Edgar.com