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Much Shelist Freed Denenberg Ament & Rubenstein
Chicago Law Firm Much Shelist Reminds Investors that Only Four Days Remain to File Lead Plaintiff Petitions, or until January 20, 2004, for Securities Fraud Lawsuit on Behalf of Investors in Excelsior Mutual Funds -- UMBIX, UMEQX, UMGVX, UMITX
CHICAGO, Jan. 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The deadline for investors in Excelsior Mutual Funds to move for lead plaintiff in a securities fraud class action pending in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf of purchasers, redeemers and holders of shares of the Excelsior Mutual Funds set forth below (the "Funds") between November 14, 1998 and November 14, 2003, inclusive ("Class Period") is rapidly approaching.
Toll Brothers, Inc.
Toll Brothers' Website to Broadcast its February 5, 2004 "First Quarter 2004 Outlook" Conference Call Live
HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa., Jan. 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, will broadcast live on its website, www.tollbrothers.com, a conference call to discuss its preliminary results and outlook for first quarter and fiscal year 2004. The event is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. (EST) on Thursday, February 5, 2004. It will follow announcement of the Company's first quarter 2004 preliminary results for home building revenues, contracts and backlog before the market opens on Thursday, February 5, 2004. The call will be hosted by Robert I. Toll, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc.
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. Announces a 14% Increase in Earnings per Share for Six Months Ended December 31, 2003
SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Jan. 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc, (Nasdaq:GFED), the holding company for Guaranty Bank, today announced earnings for the second quarter ended December 31, 2003, were $0.33 per share, ($923,000) up from the $0.31 per share ($868,000) the Company earned during the same quarter in the prior year. This represents a 6% increase in quarterly earnings per share. Earnings for the six-month period ending December 31, 2003 were $0.72 per share, ($2,000,000) up from the $0.63 per share, ($1,764,000) the Company earned during the same period in 2002. This represents a 14% increase in earnings per share when compared to the same period in the prior year.
Obedience to God -- New book outlines meaning of obedience to God's will
ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Myrtice Robinson, a self-proclaimed "Holy Ghost filled" servant of God, describes the differences between obedience and disobedience to God. She also details the consequences for each according to the will of God in her new book, The Power of Obedience (now available through 1stBooks).
The Greatest Athlete of All Time -- New book features fantastic, but nearly forgotten sports legend
ORANGE, Calif., Jan. 16, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The world has seen many exceptional athletes, people that can run like the wind, hit a baseball out of the park or score three pointers like they're going out of style. However, one rarely finds an athlete that not only excels at more than one pro-sport, but also beats even the best at their own game. Ellsworth Vines did just that. He and his son, Ellsworth Vines III, reveal his remarkable story in the new book titled The Greatest Athlete of All Time (now available through 1stBooks).