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IASA Announces 'Call for Papers' Program for 2007 Annual Educational Conference
DURHAM, N.C., July 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- On August 1, 2006, the Insurance Accounting and Systems Association (IASA) will begin accepting presentations which will be evaluated for possible inclusion in the educational offerings at the 2007 IASA Annual Educational Conference & Business Show. Individuals, member companies and industry volunteers can submit potential topics and suggested speakers on the IASA website, www.iasa.org, via the "Call for Papers" link. The deadline for submissions is September 1, 2006.
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc.
Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. Announces New Stock Repurchase Plan
SPRINGFIELD, Mo., July 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Guaranty Federal Bancshares, Inc. (Nasdaq:GFED), the holding company for Guaranty Bank, announced that its Board of Directors has approved a new common stock repurchase program. The program authorizes the repurchase of up to 250,000 shares of its common stock, representing approximately 8.5% of outstanding shares. The program will allow the Company to repurchase it shares as opportunities arise at prevailing market prices in the open market or in unsolicited privately negotiated transactions. The extent to which the company repurchases its shares and the timing of such repurchases will depend upon market conditions and other corporate considerations.
Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc.
OSG to Announce Second Quarter Fiscal 2006 Earnings on August 8, 2006
NEW YORK, July 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (NYSE:OSG), a market leader in providing energy transportation services, announced today that it plans to release its second quarter fiscal 2006 results on Tuesday, August 8, 2006, and will host a conference call at 11:00 a.m. ET on the same day to discuss results for the quarter. All shareholders and other interested parties are invited to participate by calling (800) 231-5571 within the United States and (973) 582-2952 for international calls. A webcast of the conference call and an accompanying slide presentation will be available on Overseas Shipholding Group's website at http://www.osg.com in the Investor Relations Events and Webcasts section.
Wireless Age Communications
Wireless Age Retail Unit Signs Agreement to Become a SaskTel Full Service Dealer
TORONTO, July 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wireless Age Communications, Inc. (OTCBB:WLSA), a leading supplier of solutions to the Canadian wireless industry, today announced that its retail business unit, Wireless Age Communications Ltd., signed agreements with its Telco partner, SaskTel, to expand its service offering in its Saskatchewan-based locations to include High Speed Internet service, Max(tm) Entertainment Services, Dial-up Internet, Wireless Internet and HomeNet Services. Wireless Age operates five successful retail locations in the province currently retailing the cellular products and services of SaskTel.
Ocwen Financial Corp.
Ocwen Financial Corporation Schedules Conference Call, 2nd Quarter 2006 Results
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., July 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ocwen Financial Corporation (NYSE:OCN) will hold its conference call on Thursday, July 27, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. (ET) to review the Company's operating results. These events will follow Ocwen's 2nd Quarter 2006 earnings release. The press release will also be available on the Ocwen Financial Corporation Shareholder Relations website at www.ocwen.com.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Board Declares Quarterly Dividends
LOS ANGELES, July 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The board of directors of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.30 per share on Northrop Grumman common stock, payable September 9, 2006, to shareholders of record as of the close of business August 28, 2006. The board also declared a dividend of $1.75 per share on the company's Series B convertible preferred stock, payable October 16, 2006, to shareholders of record as of the close of business October 2, 2006.
SmallCap Sentinel: Building a Better Beverage Company
IRVINE, Calif., July 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- "The last few months have been extraordinary for Clearly Canadian (OTCBB:CCBEF), which on the heels of Hansen's splash in the market has positioned itself on multiple fronts to reclaim its honored residence among beverage luminaries," said SmallCap Sentinel analyst D.R. Clark. "The last few months have seen the company announce double digit revenue gains, add basketball superstar Steve Nash to the team, gain important financing and continue to alter the course of the company that once sat atop the alternative beverage market."
Dow Jones & Company
Jane Bancroft Cook Trust Amends Trading Plan
NEW YORK, July 25, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dow Jones & Company (NYSE:DJ) announced that a charitable trust established by the late Jane Bancroft Cook, a former Dow Jones director and major stockholder, has amended its prearranged Rule 10b5-1 trading plan.