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SmallCap Sentinel: Separation From the Pack in the Homeland Defense Sector
IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 4, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- There was a time when the stock market was ravenously searching for the next red-hot homeland defense play as if they were dot coms in 1999. Investors and venture capital firms were chasing the next-big-thing in security technologies across the board and it seemed every company that made or hoped to make any product at all was finding a way to adapt their widget and create a de facto homeland defense revenue stream.
Nalco and Stepan Create First Integrated Enhanced Oil Recovery Platform
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 4, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nalco Holding Company (NYSE:NLC) and Stepan Company (NYSE:SCL) announced today the formation of a joint venture to globally market custom engineered chemical solutions for increased production of crude oil and gas from existing fields. The dramatic increase in the price of crude oil has created renewed interest in enhanced oil recovery (EOR) technologies.
Law Offices of Howard G. Smith
Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Announces Investigation On Behalf of Shareholders of Hardinge Inc.
BENSALEM, Pa., Sept. 4, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Law Offices of Howard G. Smith announces that it is investigating potential claims against Hardinge Inc. ("Hardinge" or the "Company")(Nasdaq:HDNG) concerning possible securities violations between February 22, 2007 and February 21, 2008 related to, among other things, the Company's business and financial performance.
Nalco Guidance Updated; Investor Day Webcast Tomorrow
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 4, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nalco Holding Company (NYSE:NLC) updated its medium-term earnings guidance in advance of Investor Day presentations tomorrow at its headquarters in Naperville. A Webcast of the presentations will be available through the investor portion of the company's Web site at www.nalco.com beginning at 9 a.m. EDT.
Christopher & Banks Corporation
Christopher & Banks Corporation Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
MINNEAPOLIS--Christopher & Banks Corporation (NYSE: CBK) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.06 per share, to be payable October 7, 2008 to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 22, 2008.
USA Recycling Industries, Inc.
Voyager Petroleum Retains Worth Capital, LLC as Financial Advisor to Maximize Shareholder Value
HINSDALE, Ill., Sept. 4, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Voyager Petroleum Inc. (OTCBB:VYGO) (Frankfurt:DXD) is pleased to announce that it has retained Worth Capital, LLC as its financial advisor to evaluate strategic alternatives to maximize shareholder value. The investment banking services are to include buy-side and sell-side representation in mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures.
Web.com Announces $20 Million Stock Repurchase Authorization
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Sept. 4, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Web.com (Nasdaq:WWWW), a leading provider of online marketing for small businesses, today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized the repurchase of up to $20 million of the Company's outstanding common shares over the next eighteen months.