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First Horizon National Corporation
First Horizon Home Loans Implements FAMUS System to Improve Broker Service
IRVING, Texas, Nov. 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Wholesale account executives for First Horizon Home Loans now have a new automation system in place to enhance their service to mortgage brokers across the nation. First Horizon, one of the country's leading lenders, has introduced FAMUS, an automated loan engine designed specifically for brokers originating non-prime loans. The system provides brokers a direct link that gives them access to current rate sheets and guidelines 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The FAMUS system was developed by First Horizon.
Scientific Industries Reports First Quarter Earnings
BOHEMIA, N.Y., Nov. 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Scientific Industries Inc. (OTCBB:SCND), reported today net income of $77,600 ($0.8 per basic share) and net sales of $802,900 for the three months ended September 30, 2006, compared to net income of $96,900 ($0.10 per basic share) and net sales of $890,000 for the three months ended September 30, 2005.
California-based OurWeddingWebsites.com Launches Internationally
SAN DIEGO, Nov. 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- OurWeddingWebsites.com, the interactive, customized online communication and keepsake creators for weddings, announces they are expanding globally. For three years founder Erin Feldman has crafted elegant, personal wedding sites for California couples, and with the wedding website trend established as the latest accessory to weddings, she welcomes international clients from all cultures and countries.
Pacific CMA Inc.
Pacific CMA Announces Record Revenues for the 9 Months Ended September 30, 2006
JAMAICA, N.Y., Nov. 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pacific CMA, (AMEX:PAM), a global freight forwarding/logistics services company delivering goods primarily through the air and sea gateways of Asia and the United States, today announced its financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2006. The 2005 results have been restated to reflect reclassification of expenses related to the Company's Series A convertible redeemable preferred stock, per SFAS no. 150. Therefore, expenses that had been recorded in other income (expense) in past filings have been reclassified under "Increase in the net loss attributable to common stockholders," following Net income (loss) in the statement of operations.
Harsco Corporation Increases Dividend by More Than 9 Percent
HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) today increased the Company's dividend rate by more than nine percent, declaring a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.355 per share, or $1.42 per share on an annualized basis. The previous rate was $0.325 per quarter, or $1.30 on an annualized basis. The increased dividend is payable February 15, 2007 to stockholders of record as of January 16, 2007.
Crown Crafts, Inc.
Crown Crafts, Inc. Appoints Sales Manager for Hispanic Market
GONZALES, La., Nov. 14, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Crown Crafts, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB:CRWS) today announced the appointment of Rosa Hearn as Sales Manager for the Hispanic market. Ms. Hearn comes to the Company with over 10 years of previous sales and management experience. In her new capacity, Ms. Hearn will be developing new and existing opportunities within the Hispanic market. The appointment of Ms. Hearn shows the Company's dedication to the growing Hispanic market which consists of approximately 40 million consumers in the United States.