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Chemical Financial Corporation
Chemical Financial Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter 2007 Earnings
MIDLAND, Mich., Jan. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Chemical Financial Corporation's (Nasdaq:CHFC) Board of Directors today announced 2007 fourth quarter net income of $9.8 million, or $0.41 per diluted share, versus net income of $11.2 million, or $0.45 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2006.
Metalink Schedules Fourth Quarter and Annual Results Conference Call for 2007
YAKUM, Israel, Jan. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Metalink Ltd. (Nasdaq:MTLK) today announced that its fourth quarter and annual results conference call for 2007 will be broadcast "live" in listen-only mode via its website on Monday, February 4th, 2008 at 9:00 AM (EST). Metalink's fourth quarter and annual results for 2007 will be released at 7:30 AM EST on the same day.
Tyson Foods, Inc.
Tyson Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2008 Results
SPRINGDALE, Ark., Jan. 28, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE:TSN) today reported $0.10 diluted earnings per share for the first fiscal quarter ended December 29, 2007, compared to $0.16 diluted earnings per share in the same quarter last year. Sales for the first quarter of fiscal years 2008 and 2007 were $6.8 billion and $6.6 billion, respectively. Operating income was $84 million compared to $145 million and net income was $34 million compared to $57 million for the first quarter of fiscal years 2008 and 2007, respectively. In the first quarter of fiscal 2008, we recorded an $18 million non-operating gain on the sale of an investment. Additionally, we recorded $6 million of severance charges related to the FAST initiative.