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Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc.
OSG and Euronav Acquire Four Modern ULCCs
NEW YORK, April 29, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (NYSE:OSG) announced today that it has agreed, jointly with its Tankers International pool partner Euronav, to acquire four modern double hull Ultra Large Crude Carriers (ULCCs) of 442,000 deadweight tons from the Hellespont Group. These unique three million barrel vessels, three built in 2002 and one in 2003, will be renamed TI Africa, TI Americas, TI Asia and TI Europe and will trade in the Tankers International VLCC pool ("TI"), increasing the size of the pool to over 46 vessels.
Capital Research Group, Inc
Hot Stocks To Watch for Thursday, April 29, 2004: LPLHA, LU, SUNW, MSFT
WESTON, Fla., April 29, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- TheSUBWAY.com names LocatePlus Holdings Corp. (OTCBB:LPLHA) to its Stock Watch List. LPLHA is new to TheSUBWAY.com, and we expect great things from this stock! Watch this company; it has announced great news, and we think it is due to make a move in the near term! Other stocks highlighted include:
JC Chasez Releases Free Downloadable Bonus Track on Immediatek's NetBurn
RICHARDSON, Texas, April 29, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- JC Chasez, best known for being one-fifth of *NSYNC, has chosen NetBurn Secure(tm) to premiere a previously unreleased bonus track on his website www.musicfreedom.com that fans can download for free. Using the NetBurn Secure(tm) technology, the song will have the best protection available against online music piracy. NetBurn Secure is a new form of copy control technology that enables artists to release digital tracks securely.
FCIA Announces Results of the 8Gbs Disk Vote
SAN FRANCISCO, April 29, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Fibre Channel Industry Association (FCIA) and its sister association, the Fibre Channel Industry Association-Japan (FCIA-J), today announced that its members have ratified the extension of the Fibre Channel roadmap to include 8Gbs Fibre Channel (8GFC) for copper backplanes and copper cable storage device interconnects. Fibre Channel is the major technology used in disk drives, drive controllers, intra-cabinet and short distance inter-cabinet storage area networking applications. The vote supports the ANSI INCITS T11 Technical Committee development of the 8Gbs Fibre Channel electrical (copper) interface in its FC-PI-4 standard and ensures that Fibre Channel continues to provide the highest performance available for storage interconnects.
UTi Worldwide to Present at The Baird 2004 Growth Stock Conference
RANCHO DOMINGUEZ, Calif., April 29, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- UTi Worldwide Inc. (Nasdaq:UTIW) today announced that it will present at Robert W. Baird's 25th Annual Growth Stock Conference on Thursday, May 6, 2004, at 10:50 a.m. EDT, at The Four Seasons Hotel, 120 East Delaware Place, Chicago, Illinois.
FindProfit.com Provides Updated Investment Coverage of Steel Stocks
PRINCETON, N.J., April 29, 2004 (PRIMEZONE) -- FindProfit (www.findprofit.com), an investment service that delivered a +67% audited return in 2003, announced today that it has provided to trial and paid subscribers investment coverage of the steel stocks, including coverage of U.S. Steel (NYSE:X) and International Steel Group (NYSE:ISG).