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Avantair, Inc. Announces Fiscal Second Quarter 2008 Financial Results
CLEARWATER, Fla., Feb. 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Avantair, Inc. (OTCBB:AAIR) (OTCBB:AAIRU) (OTCBB:AAIRW), the only publicly traded stand-alone fractional operator and the sole provider of fractional shares in the Avanti P.180 aircraft, today announced financial results for its fiscal second quarter ended December 31, 2007.
The Rosen Law Firm PA
Investor Notice: The Rosen Law Firm Announces Investigation of Securities Claims Against Opnext, Inc.
NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Rosen Law Firm today announced its ongoing investigation of civil securities claims against Opnext, Inc. ("Opnext" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:OPXT) concerning allegations that Opnext issued a materially inaccurate Registration Statement and Prospectus in connection with the Company's Initial Public Offering ("IPO") on February 14, 2007.
Tufco Technologies, Inc.
Tufco Technologies, Inc. Announces Fiscal Year 2008 First Quarter Results; Announces 100,000 Share Buyback Program
GREEN BAY, Wis., Feb. 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Tufco Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:TFCO), the largest provider of branded contract wet and dry wipes converting in North America and a leader in specialty printing services and business imaging products, today announced that fiscal year 2008 first quarter sales were $24,818,000, down 8% from fiscal year 2007 first quarter sales. Net income per diluted share for the 2008 first quarter was $0.01 per share compared to $0.03 net income per diluted share for the first quarter of 2007.
1st Pacific Bancorp
1st Pacific Bancorp to Present At Wunderlich Securities 2008 West Coast Bank Conference
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- 1st Pacific Bancorp (Nasdaq:FPBN), the holding company for 1st Pacific Bank of California, today announced that Vince Siciliano, president and chief executive officer, is scheduled to present at the Wunderlich Securities 2008 West Coast Bank Conference in Chicago. 1st Pacific's presentation is on Monday, February 25, 2008, at 10:25 a.m. Central Standard Time.
Merit Medical Systems, Inc.
Merit Medical Reports Record 4Q Revenues and Net Income Up 55 Percent
SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, Feb. 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:MMSI), a manufacturer and marketer of proprietary disposable devices used primarily in cardiology and radiology procedures, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2007.
Joy Global Inc.
Joy Global Inc. Announces Completion of the Acquisition of Continental Global Group, Inc.
MILWAUKEE, Feb. 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Joy Global Inc. (Nasdaq:JOYG), a world leader in high-productivity mining solutions, announced that it has completed the acquisition of N.E.S. Investment Co. and thereby its subsidiary, Continental Global Group, Inc., a worldwide leader in conveyor systems for bulk material handling in mining and industrial applications. The purchase price was funded in part through available cash and credit resources and a new $175 million term loan supplement to Joy Global's existing credit facilities.
Occidental Petroleum Corp.
Occidental Expands Share Repurchase Program
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) announced today that its Board of Directors increased the number of shares authorized for repurchase by 20 million shares. Since beginning the program in October 2005, the company has repurchased approximately 52.4 million shares, leaving 22.6 million shares to be repurchased from time to time in the open market or otherwise. The share repurchases will continue to be funded solely from available cash from operations and are subject to market conditions and other factors.
ACI Worldwide, Inc.
ACI Worldwide, Inc. to Release December 2007 Quarterly and Annual Financial Results
NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- ACI Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq:ACIW) today announced that it will hold a conference call on February 19, 2008 at 8:30 a.m. EST to discuss the December 31, 2007 quarterly and annual financial results. Interested persons may access a real-time audio broadcast of the teleconference at www.aciworldwide.com/investors or use the following numbers for dial-in participation: U.S./Canada: (800) 340-8364, International/Local: (706) 634-2207. Please provide your name, the conference name ACI Worldwide, Inc. and conference code 34083464.