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Toll Brothers, Inc.
Toll Brothers Joins Fortune 500
HORSHAM, Pa., April 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL), (www.tollbrothers.com), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, today announced its entry into the Fortune 500 of America's Largest Companies. Fortune magazine highlighted Toll Brothers, No. 477 in the group (based on revenues), for its revenue growth of 40% and net income growth of 57.5% in FY 2004 and its 25% average annual growth rate in shareholders' equity since 1994. The Company ranked No. 264 in the Fortune 500 in FY 2004 net income, No. 107 in FY 2004 net profit margin and No. 36 among all companies in ten-year earnings per share growth, producing a 25% compound average annual rate of EPS growth from 1994 to 2004. Within the Fortune 500, the Company's Total Return to Investors ranked No. 27 and No. 20 for FY 2004 and the ten-year period from 1994 to 2004, respectively.
Film & Music Entertainment
World Premiere of Waking Up Dead is Set For Chicago
HOLLYWOOD, April 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Film and Music Entertainment, Inc. (Pink Sheets:FLME) in association with Eris Productions and PTP Productions announced today that Waking Up Dead will make its world premiere this week in Chicago. The feature length documentary will be featured at the Chicago International Documentary Festival on Saturday, April 9, 2005.
Resolutions From OMX's Annual General Meeting
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 07, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Shareholders at the OMX Annual General Meeting convened earlier today in Stockholm voted in favor of all resolutions proposed at the meeting, including:
Orsus-Xelent Announces Nine-Month Revenues and Earnings, Other Summary Information From Recent 8-K
NEW YORK, April 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Orsus-Xelent, a China-based designer of mobile phones, today issued summary information primarily contained in the company's 8-K filed April 4, 2005. The 8-K was filed pursuant to a Securities Exchange Agreement, effective March 31, 2005, in which Orsus-Xelent's holding company, United First International Limited (UFIL), completed a reverse merger into Universal Flirts Corp. (OTCBB:UNVF).