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Q.E.P. Co., Inc.
Q.E.P. Co., Inc. Sells Its Stone Holdings Business
BOCA RATON, Fla., July 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Q.E.P. Co., Inc. (Nasdaq:QEPC) (the "Company") announced that last week it sold substantially all of the assets of Q.E.P. Stone Holdings, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company. The Stone Holdings operation manufactures dry set powders and grouts in Georgia and Florida. The Company intends to use the proceeds, after reduction for liabilities retained, to invest in its core businesses and to reduce its bank debt. The net proceeds will be disclosed in the Company's upcoming Form 10-Q for the fiscal second quarter ended August 31, 2007, to be filed with the SEC.
Rand Capital Corporation
Rand Capital Announces Second Quarter Results
BUFFALO, N.Y., July 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Rand Capital Corporation (Nasdaq:RAND) ("Rand"), a business development company (BDC) that provides capital and managerial expertise for small to medium-sized private companies, announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2007. Rand's net asset value increased by $0.03 during the quarter, to close the quarter ended June 30, 2007 at $3.04 per share. This was the sixth consecutive quarterly increase in net assets for Rand. At June 30, 2007, Rand's total investment portfolio was valued at $23 million, which exceeds its cost basis of $13 million, reflecting $10 million in net unrealized appreciation.
Flushing Financial Corporation
Flushing Financial Corporation to Speak At the Keefe, Bruyette & Woods 8th Annual Community Bank Investor Conference
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., July 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Flushing Financial Corporation (the "Company") (Nasdaq:FFIC), the parent holding company for Flushing Savings Bank, FSB, announced that it will be making a presentation at the Keefe, Bruyette & Woods 8th Annual Community Bank Investor Conference on Tuesday, July 31, 2007.
StockGuru.com Announces a New Executive Interview With David Gray of Gray Publishing & Media
DALLAS, July 26, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- John Pentony, Publisher of StockGuru.com, announced today that the web site has released a new exclusive executive interview with David Gray, CEO and Publisher of Gray Publishing & Media, Inc. (Pink Sheets:GPMIJ). During the interview, Mr. Gray discusses his extensive history in electronic case briefs for law students and provides updates on the company's cutting-edge developments that have kept his product the premier electronic student aid in digital case brief software for the 150,000 law students in the U.S.