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Dow Jones Indexes
Visa to Join Dow Jones Wilshire 5000 Composite Index
NEW YORK, April 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, and Wilshire Associates, a leading global investment services and consulting firm, today confirmed that Visa (United States, Financial Services, V) will be added to the Dow Jones Wilshire 5000 Composite Index(sm).
StockGuru Welcomes Metro One Development, Inc.
DALLAS, April 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- John Pentony, Publisher of StockGuru.com, announced today that the web site has initiated Profile Coverage of Metro One Development, Inc. (OTCBB:MODI). Metro One Development, Inc. plans to develop business as a custom builder and property developer in the greater Toronto area. The company plans to acquire and renovate, either on a contract or speculative basis, properties for development or repurpose, after feasibility studies into the strong real estate appreciation potential of an area. Metro One Development, Inc. plans to strategically target growing affluent areas. As a broad spectrum developer and innovator that intends to cater to the consistently strong greater Toronto real estate market, the company intends to offer unique and exclusively designed -- and of exceptional quality -- housing, commercial, retail and industrial properties.
Himax Technologies, Inc.
Himax Technologies Schedules First Quarter 2008 Results Conference Call
TAINAN, Taiwan, April 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Himax Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:HIMX) today announced it will hold a conference call with investors and analysts on April 30, 2008 at 7:00 a.m. in Taiwan to discuss results of the Company's first quarter 2008 and business outlook. This will be 7:00 p.m. in New York on Tuesday, April 29, 2008.
inVentiv Health, Inc.
Stonefly Communications Group Wins Five-Year Agency of Record Assignment with Patheon
COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 14, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Stonefly Communications Group, an inVentiv Health company (Nasdaq:VTIV) and a purpose-driven healthcare advertising agency, recently won a five-year agency of record assignment from Patheon, a leading global provider of drug development and manufacturing services to pharmaceutical, biotech and specialty pharmaceutical companies.