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Blyth, Inc. Comments on Fiscal 2006 Full-Year Outlook
GREENWICH, Conn., April 19, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Blyth, Inc. (NYSE:BTH), a leading designer and marketer of home fragrance and home decor products, today announced that, based on management's expectations at this time, Earnings Per Share for the fiscal year ending January 31, 2006 are expected to be between $2.20 and $2.25. Management's previously issued E.P.S. guidance was $2.35 to $2.40 for the full year. The new estimate reflects lower than expected sales and earnings for the first quarter, due primarily to weakness in the North American Direct Selling segment markets. These markets are experiencing increased party-plan channel competition and fewer active independent consultants than last year's first quarter.
VillageEDOCS Completes $800,000 Private Placement
TUSTIN, Calif., April 19, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- VillageEDOCS (OTCBB:VEDO) today announced its relationship with Barron Partners LP, a private investment partnership. This initial funding has been used for the acquisition of Resolutions and additional provisions in our relationship will enable us to continue our acquisition strategy.
Brodsky & Smith, LLC
Law Offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Class Action Lawsuit against PETCO Animal Supplies, Inc. -- PETC
BALA CYNWYD, Pa., April 19, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Law Offices of Brodsky & Smith, LLC today announces that a securities class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of shareholders who purchased the common stock and other securities of PETCO Animal Supplies, Inc. ("PETCO" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:PETC), between November 18, 2004 and April 14, 2005 inclusive (the "Class Period"). The class action lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of California.
The Bull Market Report
The Bull Market Report Provides Investment Analysis of the Retail Sector
PRINCETON, N.J., April 19, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Bull Market Report (http://www.bullmarket.com), a long-term growth and income-generating focused investment newsletter, announced today that it has provided to trial and paid subscribers investment analysis of the retail sector, including Wal-Mart (NYSE:WMT), Target (NYSE:TGT), Costco Wholesale (Nasdaq:COST) and Home Depot (NYSE:HD).