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Precision Castparts Corp.
Precision Castparts Declares Dividend At Quarterly Board Meeting
PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The board of directors of Precision Castparts Corp. (NYSE:PCP) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of three cents ($0.03) on the company's common stock payable on September 29, 2008, to shareholders of record at the close of business on September 5, 2008.
Home BancShares, Inc.
Home BancShares, Inc. to Present At the 13th Annual Community Bank Conference Hosted by Howe Barnes Hoefer & Arnett, Inc.
CONWAY, Ark., Aug. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Home BancShares, Inc. (Nasdaq:HOMB) announced that it would participate as a presenter in the 13th Annual Community Bank Conference hosted by Howe Barnes Hoefer & Arnett, Inc. to be held in Chicago, IL, on August 19-20, 2008.
Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation
Brower Piven Encourages Investors Who Have Losses in Excess of $100,000 From Investment in MRV Communications, Inc. to Inquire About the Lead Plaintiff Position in Securities Fraud Class Action Lawsuit Before the September 8, 2008 Lead Plaintiff Deadline
BALTIMORE, Aug. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Central District of California on behalf of purchasers of the common stock of MRV Communications, Inc. ("MRV" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:MRVC). Though an earlier complaint alleges a class period of July 24, 2003 through June 5, 2008, other complaints have extended that class period to include March 31, 2003 through June 5, 2008, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Fantasy Hound Dog
Fantasy Hound Dog Introduces a New Way to Play Fantasy Football
MONROVIA, Md., Aug. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Fantasy Hound Dog (FHD) www.FantasyHoundDog.com has introduced Precision League fantasy football, a whole new way to play fantasy football. Precision Leagues, available immediately at fantasyhounddog.com, offers fantasy football players a long-awaited new experience by allowing them to play the role of a fantasy football expert, rather than the traditional role of coach/manager. Many other sites have claimed to offer a new way to play, but in fact, they have only been slightly altered versions of traditional fantasy football. FHD Precision Leagues are truly a new way to play fantasy football.
Auburn National Bancorporation, Inc.
Auburn National Bancorporation, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend
AUBURN, Ala., Aug. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- On August 12th, 2008, the Board of Directors of Auburn National Bancorporation, Inc. (Nasdaq:AUBN) declared a third quarter $0.185 per share cash dividend, payable September 25th, 2008 to shareholders of record as of September 10th, 2008. This represents a 6% increase over dividends declared for the third quarter of 2007. On an annual basis, the cash dividend paid to shareholders has increased in 12 of the last 13 years.
ICU Medical, Inc.
ICU Medical, Inc. Enters First-Ever Agreement With Leading Healthcare Purchasing Network, Premier, Inc.
SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Aug. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- ICU Medical, Inc., (Nasdaq:ICUI), a leading low cost manufacturer of safe medical connectors, custom medical products and critical care devices, on August 7, 2008, entered into a five-year agreement with Premier, Inc., operator of one of the nation's largest healthcare purchasing networks.
MYR Group Inc.
MYR Group Inc. Announces Second-Quarter and First-Half 2008 Results
ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., Aug. 13, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- MYR Group Inc. ("MYR") (OTCBB: MYRG), a leading specialty contractor serving the electrical infrastructure market in the United States, issued second-quarter and first-half 2008 financial results.