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Old National Bancorp
Old National Reports 21.7 Percent Increase in Fourth-Quarter Earnings From Continuing Operations Over Fourth Quarter of 2004; Full-Year Earnings From Continuing Operations Represents a 33.7 Percent Increase Over 2004
EVANSVILLE, Ind., Jan. 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Old National Bancorp (NYSE:ONB) today announced fourth-quarter earnings from continuing operations of $19.5 million, or $.28 per share. This compares with income from continuing operations of $18.9 million, or $.28 per share, in the third quarter of 2005 and $16.4 million, or $.23 per share, in the fourth quarter of 2004. Net income, which includes results from discontinued operations, mirrored income from continuing operations for the fourth quarter of this year as the impact of the sales of all discontinued operations were completed during the third quarter.
Mediware Information Systems, Inc.
Mediware Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2006 Results
LENEXA, Kan., Jan. 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Mediware Information Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:MEDW) reported total revenue for the second quarter of fiscal 2006 of $9.4 million compared to $9.2 million for the second quarter of fiscal 2005. Operating income for the quarter just ended was $383,000 versus $1.5 million for the prior year quarter. Net income for the quarter just ended was $398,000, or 5 cents per basic and fully diluted share, compared to net income of $949,000, or 12 cents per basic and fully diluted share in the comparable quarter of fiscal 2005. Second quarter results were affected by transition costs associated with hiring a new chief executive officer, annual tradeshows, and non-cash stock option compensation expense.
The Nomination Committee Proposes Seven Members to Metso Board of Directors
HELSINKI, Finland, Jan. 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Nomination Committee established by the Metso Annual General Meeting on April 4, 2005, proposes to the next Annual General Meeting, which is planned to be held on April 4, 2006, that the number of board members be increased from six to seven. The Committee proposes Christer Gardell, Managing Partner of Cevian Capital, and Professor Yrjo Neuvo be elected as new members of the Metso Board.
Marco's Franchising, LLC
Long Time Vegas Resident to Open Marco's Pizza in Vegas
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 31, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Steve Sholy, a longtime Vegas resident, opened a Marco's Pizza Store at 6430 W. Lake Mead Road, on the city's west side this past weekend. Marco's Pizza, a Toledo, OH 27-year-old chain, entered the Vegas market last year and the new site marks the fourth store in the Las Vegas Area.