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The Stockwinners.com Momentum Portfolio Averages a Short-Term Eighteen Percent Gain
AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 6, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The following is an investment opinion issued by Stockwinners.com. Momentum picks featured in recent Stockwinners.com http://www.STOCKWINNERS.com E-mail alerts registered an average short-term gain of 18 percent. The equities research firm addressed the upward price potential of forty-six publicly traded stocks, in alerts issued over the four months ending January 3rd. Nearly two-thirds of the selections generated double digit gains. On average, the entire group was up 18 percent in eighteen days.
Delhaize America Amends Credit Facility
BRUSSELS, Belgium, Jan. 6, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delhaize Group (Euronext Brussels:DELB) (NYSE:DEG), the Belgian international food retailer, today announced that its U.S. subsidiary Delhaize America has amended its existing revolving credit facility. Delhaize America has no current borrowing on this credit facility. It is in place primarily as backup for possible seasonal liquidity needs.
Carlsberg Breweries Increases Shareholding in Pirinsko to 94.5 Percent
VALBY, Denmark, Jan. 6, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- In August 2002, Carlsberg Breweries (Other OTC:CABHF) acquired 67 per cent of the Bulgarian brewery Pirinsko Pivo. In accordance with Bulgarian legislation, Carlsberg Breweries as majority shareholder has made a public offer for the remaining share capital. As a result of the public offer, Carlsberg Breweries will acquire additional holdings of 27.5 per cent at a price of DKK 28 million (Euro 3.8 million).
Interliant Sells Oracle Professional Services Group to SchlumbergerSema
PURCHASE, N.Y., Jan. 6, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Interliant, Inc. (OTCBB:INIT), a leading provider of managed infrastructure solutions, today announced that it has completed the sale of its Oracle professional services business to SchlumbergerSema, a subsidiary of Schlumberger (NYSE:SLB), through an asset sale transaction. This sale completes the planned divestitures of non-core businesses which Interliant announced on August 5, 2002, when the company filed for reorganization under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.
Viscount Systems Inc.
Viscount Names Liang as MESH CTO
BURNABY, B.C., Jan. 6, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Viscount Systems Inc. (OTCBB:VSYS) President and CEO Stephen Pineau is pleased to announce The Company has appointed Mr. Li Liang as Chief Technology Officer. Mr Liang's primary responsibility will be co-ordinating the implementation phase of Viscount's new MESH product as well as integrating the various MESH modules that have been developed.
Urbitran Completes TRB Transportation Software Project Unique Package Eases Highway Access Planning
NEW YORK, Jan. 6, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Urbitran Associates has completed development of specialized "Impact Calculator" Access Management software for the Transportation Research Board (TRB), under the auspices of the National Academies. This software provides a set of tools to help transportation planners and engineers calculate the effects of changing access conditions along a road. The software is proving to be a valuable resource for transportation agencies, real estate developers, and other organizations concerned with highway capacity and safety.
The Recent Stockwinners.com Options Portfolio Doubles
AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 6, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The following is an investment opinion issued by Stockwinners.com. Selections featured in recent Stockwinners.com http://www.STOCKWINNERS.com Option Picks postings registered an average short-term gain of 105 percent. In the four months ending January 3, the equities research firm addressed the upward price potential of 340 publicly traded stock options. On average, the entire group was up 105 percent in eight days. The postings included two hundred three calls and one hundred thirty-seven puts.