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TASER International, Inc.
TASER International Clarifies Discovery Issue in Patent Litigation
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., May 31, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- TASER International, Inc. (Nasdaq:TASR), a market leader in advanced electronic control devices, clarifies the protective order in TASER v. Stinger (Federal Case CV07-0042-PHX-MHM) patent infringement lawsuit. This order was granted to obtain schematics and samples of the competitor's product to evaluate for infringement of TASER International's issued patents. This is a standard operating procedure in litigation discovery when competitive information must be shared under protection by the courts.
Southern California Gas Company
The Gas Company Customers Save Through Bill-Assistance Program
LOS ANGELES, May 31, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- More low-income customers are now are eligible to receive a 20 percent discount on their Southern California Gas Company (The Gas Company) natural gas bill, due to new income guidelines that go into effect June 1 for qualified customers enrolled in the money-saving, state-sponsored California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE) program.
GenTek Inc. Announces the Sale of the Concord, Ont. Property
PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 31, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- GenTek Inc. (Nasdaq:GETI) announced today that it has completed the sale of its Concord, Ontario property. This site was formerly operated by the Noma Wire and Cable Harness Assembly business and was retained by GenTek following the sale of the Noma business.
Quanex Building Products Corporation
Quanex Fiscal Second Quarter 2007 Results
HOUSTON, May 31, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Quanex Corporation (NYSE:NX) today reported fiscal second quarter 2007 results for the period ending April 30, 2007. Net sales were $519.4 million compared to $507.2 million a year ago, and income from continuing operations was $32.8 million versus $42.8 million in the year ago period. Diluted earnings per share from continuing operations were $0.84 compared to $1.07 in the second quarter last year. Diluted earnings per share were $0.84. The latest 12 months return on invested capital was 15.7% compared to 19.1% a year ago.