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Riverview Bancorp, Inc.
Riverview Bancorp Inc. Earns $793,000 in First Quarter; Net Loans Increase 15 Percent to $764 Million
VANCOUVER, Wash., July 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Riverview Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:RVSB) today reported that following a $2.75 million addition to its loan loss reserve, net income for the first quarter of fiscal 2009 was $793,000, or $0.07 per diluted share, compared to $2.8 million, or $0.25 per diluted share in the first quarter of fiscal 2008. The increased loan loss provision is due partly to trends in the risk rating migration of certain loans in the loan portfolio, as well as regional market conditions with regard to the decrease in home and land values.
Meade Instruments Corporation
Meade Instruments Announces Q1 Fiscal 2009 Conference Call and Webcast
IRVINE, Calif., July 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Meade Instruments Corp. (Nasdaq:MEAD) today announced that it will release its first quarter fiscal 2009 results after the market close on Thursday, July 17, 2008. Management will conduct a conference call to discuss results on Thursday, July 17, 2008 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time.
QLogic 8Gb Adapter, Now Shipping, Helps IBM System x Clients Drive Further Efficiencies
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., July 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- QLogic Corp. (Nasdaq:QLGC), a leader in networking for storage and high performance computing (HPC), today announced it is now shipping QLogic(r) 2500 Series 8Gb Fibre Channel adapters for IBM System x servers. The 2500 Series host bus adapters (HBAs) are key contributors to a "greener" data center and are set apart from all other 8Gb HBAs with Dynamic Power Management and Cool HBA(tm) technologies -- two breakthrough innovations developed under the QLogic Star Power Green Initiative.
Amelot Holdings, Inc.
Amelot Holdings, Inc. Announces Barbados Project Update
CHEYENNE, Wyo., July 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Amelot Holdings, Inc. (Pink Sheets:AMHD) is pleased to announce that the company is less than 6 weeks away from the official start up of its Barbados subsidiary.
Lime Energy Added to Russell Microcap Index
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill., July 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Lime Energy Co. (Nasdaq:LIME) today announced it has been added to the Russell Microcap Index after the Russell Investment Group reconstituted its comprehensive set of U.S. and global equity indexes on June 27, 2008.
Entegris' Newest Chemical Filters Address Airborne Molecular Contamination Challenges
SAN FRANCISCO, July 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Entegris, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENTG) today launched two new chemical filtration products at the SEMICON West 2008 trade show in San Francisco, July 15-17. The SiLVERSET and Scanner Pre-Filter System products support the industry's next-generation advances in lithography by controlling airborne molecular contamination (AMC) in and around the photobay.
Entegris' Newest Wafer Handling Products Support Industry Move to Next-Generation Processing
SAN FRANCISCO, July 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Entegris, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENTG) unveiled several new advanced wafer handling products at the SEMICON West 2008 trade show held in San Francisco, July 15-17. The products support the industry's move to next-generation wafer processing including 450mm wafers and lower capacity 300mm wafer carriers that improve the utilization of process materials, equipment and overall fab throughput.
Entegris Introduces Materials Science-Enabled Solutions for Photovoltaic Fabs
SAN FRANCISCO, July 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Entegris, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENTG) today announced the introduction of a broad portfolio of substrate handling and contamination control product lines used in photovoltaic fabs. These products, developed from 40 years of leading-edge performance in semiconductor and other high technology applications, enable the productivity, performance and technology of solar cell-making operations through advanced materials science expertise.
New Entegris Filters Enable Sub-45 Nanometer Semiconductor Processes
SAN FRANCISCO, July 15, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Entegris, Inc. (Nasdaq:ENTG) today introduced new additions to its Torrento(tm) and Impact(r) families of liquid filters at the SEMICON West 2008 trade show in San Francisco, July 15-17. The filters set a new standard in the reduction of wafer defects in advanced photolithography and wet etch and clean applications by controlling nano-scale contamination in the manufacturing of advanced, sub-45 nanometer semiconductor devices.