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Search Engine Marketing Professional Organization
SEMPO Launches 1st Search Engine Marketing Agency Salary Survey
WAKEFIELD, Mass., Feb. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Search Engine Marketing Professional Organization (SEMPO), www.sempo.org, today announced it is launching its first ever salary survey of agency search engine marketing (SEM) professionals. SEMPO released the results of its in-house SEM survey in January. The results can be found at
Law Offices of Eric J. O'Bell, L.L.C.
Law Offices of Eric J. O'Bell, LLC Announce Initiation of Investigation Into EnerNOC, Inc.
METAIRIE, La., Feb. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Law Offices of Eric J. O'Bell, LLC ("O'Bell") announce that it is commencing an investigation into EnerNOC, Inc. ("EnerNOC" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:ENOC) to determine whether it has violated federal securities laws by issuing materially false and misleading statements to shareholders in regard to its November 2007 public stock offering. EnerNOC, a demand response and energy management solutions provider, recently announced a larger than expected $9 million earnings loss for the 4Q 2007. EnerNOC revealed that ballooning operational and compensation expenses were outpacing revenue growth. Shares of the Company have fallen almost 30 percent since the announcement of the adverse news, closing today at $13.76 per share. On November 19, 2007, EnerNOC sold 2.5 million shares in a secondary offering at $43.00 per share.
MBT Financial Corp.
MBT Financial Corp. Announces Quarterly Dividend
MONROE, Mich., Feb. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- On February 28, 2008, the Board of Directors of MBT Financial Corp. (Nasdaq:MBTF) declared a quarterly cash dividend of eighteen (18) cents per common share. Dividends will be paid on April 15, 2008 to shareholders of record as of March 28, 2008. Based on the February 28, 2008 closing price of $8.415 per share, MBT Financial Corp. has an annualized dividend yield of 8.56% per common share.
ATC Technology Corporation
Aftermarket Technology Corp. Announces $50 Million Stock Repurchase Plan Under Rule 10b5-1
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Feb. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Aftermarket Technology Corp. (Nasdaq:ATAC), today announced that it has been authorized by its Board of Directors to repurchase up to $50 million of its common stock beginning March 4, 2008 and continuing through December 31, 2008, subject to conditions of the repurchase plan.
GenTek Inc. Announces Update On Progress of Its Share Repurchase Program
PARSIPPANY, N.J., Feb. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- GenTek Inc. (Nasdaq:GETI) announced today an update on the status of its 10b5-1 share repurchase plan. Through February 28, 2008, the company has repurchased 404,479 shares of its common stock, representing approximately 4% of its total shares outstanding.
HEICO Corporation Reports Strong Fiscal 2008 First Quarter Results
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. and MIAMI, Feb. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- HEICO Corporation (NYSE:HEI-A) (NYSE:HEI) today reported that net income increased 27% to $10,086,000, or 37 cents per diluted share, for the first quarter of fiscal 2008 from $7,921,000, or 30 cents per diluted share, for the first quarter of fiscal 2007.
PAB Bankshares, Inc.
PAB Bankshares, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2008 Dividend, Schedules 2008 Annual Shareholder Meeting
VALDOSTA, Ga., Feb. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- On Wednesday, February 27, 2008, the Board of Directors for PAB Bankshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:PABK) approved a quarterly dividend in the amount of 14.5 cents ($0.145) per share payable on April 15, 2008 to the Company's stockholders of record as of March 31, 2008. The first quarter 2008 dividend is consistent with the 14.5 cents ($0.145) per share dividend paid in each of the previous four quarters.
Wilshire Bancorp, Inc.
Wilshire Bancorp Declares Cash Dividend
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Wilshire Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:WIBC), the holding company for Wilshire State Bank, announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.05 per common share. The dividend will be payable on or about April 15, 2008, to shareholders of record at the close of business on March 31, 2008.