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Suntron Corporation Completes 'Going Private' Transaction
PHOENIX, Dec. 12, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Suntron Corporation ("Suntron") (Nasdaq:SUNN), a leading provider of integrated electronics manufacturing solutions, announced today that its 90% stockholder, SUNN Acquisition Corporation ("SUNN"), completed the privatization of Suntron first announced and described in a press release dated October 3, 2007. As a result of the transaction, the former common stockholders of SUNN now own 100% of Suntron's common stock, and public trading of Suntron's common stock has ceased.
Port of Houston Authority
Photo Release -- PHA's H. Thomas Kornegay Named 2008 Houston Area Engineer of the Year
HOUSTON, Dec. 12, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- H. Thomas Kornegay, executive director of the Port of Houston Authority, has been selected by representatives of various Houston engineering organizations as the 2008 Houston Area "Engineer of the Year." Kornegay was named to this annual honor because of a distinguished record of service to his profession, contributions to numerous technical and professional societies as well as civic and humanitarian activities. He will be recognized during the nationwide celebration of Engineers' Week on Friday, February 22, 2008.
The Children's Place, Inc.
The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. Names Richard Paradise Chief Financial Officer
SECAUCUS, N.J., Dec. 12, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Children's Place Retail Stores, Inc. (Nasdaq:PLCE) announced that Richard Paradise, 45, Senior Vice President, Finance, has been named Chief Financial Officer and principal accounting officer, effective December 6, 2007, following the Company's becoming current in all of its SEC filings. Mr. Paradise will continue to report directly to Susan Riley, Executive Vice President, Finance & Administration.
HEICO Corporation Announces Regular Quarterly Conference Call
MIAMI and HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Dec. 12, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- On December 19, 2007, after the NYSE closing, HEICO Corporation (NYSE:HEI-A) (NYSE:HEI) will release its financial results for the fourth quarter ended October 31, 2007. The earnings release will be available through the Internet on the Company's web site at http://www.heico.com
Haynes International, Inc.
Haynes International, Inc. Reports Strong Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2007 Financial Results
KOKOMO, Ind., Dec. 12, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Haynes International, Inc. (Nasdaq:HAYN) today reported net revenues of $161.0 million for the three months ended September 30, 2007 and net income of $17.8 million, or $1.50 per diluted share, compared to net revenues of $114.1 million and net income of $10.3 million, or $1.00 per diluted share, for the same period of fiscal 2006. Revenues for the full fiscal year ended September 30, 2007 were $559.8 million and net income was $66.1 million, or $5.89 per diluted share, compared to net revenues of $434.4 million and net income of $35.5 million, or $3.46 per diluted share, for fiscal 2006.
PIMCO Municipal Advantage Fund
PIMCO Municipal Advantage Fund Inc. Announces Increase in Monthly Common Share Dividend Rate
NEW YORK, Dec. 12, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of PIMCO Municipal Advantage Fund Inc. (the "Fund") (NYSE:MAF), a closed-end management investment company that seeks a high level of current income exempt from federal income taxes, today announced the Fund will increase its monthly dividend from 5.5 cents per common share to 6.0 cents per common share, effective with the next dividend declaration on January 2, 2008.