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Toll Brothers, Inc.
Toll Brothers to Webcast Its Presentation At Goldman Sachs' First Annual Housing Conference
HORSHAM, Pa., Feb. 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Joel H. Rassman, Chief Financial Officer of Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) (www.tollbrothers.com), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, will participate on the Homebuilding Panel at the Goldman Sachs First Annual Housing Conference on Monday, February 12, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. EST.
Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati
FHLBank Cincinnati Announces Fourth Quarter 2006 Results
CINCINNATI, Feb. 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati (FHLBank) today released unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter and the year ended December 31, 2006. Net income for the quarter increased $5.7 million, or 9.1 percent, compared to the fourth quarter of 2005. For the full year, net income increased $33.4 million, or 15.2 percent, over 2005. Assets rose 5.5 percent compared to year-end 2005 and were up 1.9 percent from September 30, 2006. Mission Asset Activity - which comprises the FHLBank's two main lines of business, Credit Services and the Mortgage Purchase Program - grew 14.0 percent during 2006, compared to year-end 2005. The FHLBank also added $14.5 million to retained earnings in the fourth quarter for a full year increase of $47.7 million, bringing the total to $255.5 million as of December 31, 2006.
T-3 Energy Services, Inc.
T-3 Energy Services, Inc. Announces Its Market Expansion Into Norway With Gefro Oilfield Services
HOUSTON, Feb. 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- T-3 Energy Services, Inc. ("T-3") (Nasdaq:TTES) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Gefro Oilfield Services ASA ("Gefro") to market T-3 products and services and to also serve as an authorized repair center from its facility located in Stavanger, Norway. The agreement supports T-3's continued international expansion plans by providing T-3 products and services in another strategically active international oilfield equipment and service market.
XOMA to Present At Two Investor Conferences in February
BERKELEY, Calif., Feb. 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- XOMA Ltd. (Nasdaq:XOMA) announced today that J. David Boyle II, XOMA's vice president of finance and chief financial officer, will present an overview of XOMA's business strategy and an update of the company's pipeline and collaborations at the BIO CEO & Investor Conference on Monday, February 12 at 11:45 a.m. Eastern time at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York, N.Y. Mr. Boyle's presentation will be followed immediately by a breakout question and answer session. Parties interested in scheduling one-on-one meetings are invited to contact Amy Deiner at email@example.com. An audio webcast of the presentation will be available live on the XOMA website at http://investors.xoma.com/events.cfm. An archived version of the webcast will be available for 90 days following the presentation.
SYSCO Declares 149th Consecutive Quarterly Dividend
HOUSTON, Feb. 9, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.19 per share, payable on April 27, 2007, to common shareholders of record at the close of business on April 6, 2007.