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Dialysis Corporation of America
Dialysis Corporation of America Announces Acquisition of Ohio Dialysis Center
LINTHICUM, Md., Feb. 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Dialysis Corporation of America (Nasdaq:DCAI) announced the acquisition of a dialysis center in Columbus, OH. The center has a total of twenty-one treatment stations, and an anticipated initial patient census of between 42 and 45 patients. Columbus has been an area of interest for the company for some time and this facility, along with the company's Delaware County facility currently under development, will provide the type of initial market penetration the company desires.
Ultra Uranium Corp.
Ultra Uranium Receives 43-101 Technical Report On Slovak Uranium Deposits
VANCOUVER, B.C., Feb. 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Ultra Uranium Corp. ("Ultra") (TSX-V:ULU) is pleased to announce its receipt of a National Instrument 43-101 compliant Technical Report on Ultra Uranium's Kalnica-Selec Uranium Project located in Western Slovakia authored by independent geologist Dr. Bohumil (Boris) Molak, PhD., P.Geo (BC), a qualified person under National Instrument 43-101.
Vales Consulting Group LLC
Business Process Outsourcing: Joe Vales and Gil Parker Launch World-Class Buyers Column for SharedXpertise Forums
NEW YORK, Feb. 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Joseph Vales and Gil Parker, the market leaders in providing business development and marketing services to the global Software industry, Information Technology Outsourcing (ITO) industry, and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) industry, are the authors of the "World-Class Buyer" column in the Thinking Points section of SharedXpertise's forums (www.sharedxpertise.org). SharedXpertise is the world's definitive source of expert-and-peer based knowledge and insights for organizations examining or engaged in business process and function transformation through outsourcing, offshoring or shared services. Thinking Points is a collection of columns from the thought leaders in the shared services and business process outsourcing industries.
OrderPro Logistics Inc. Commences Southwest Region Expansion
TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- OrderPro Logistics, Inc. (Pink Sheets:OPLO) announced today that it has begun the launch of a market expansion and roll up strategy relating to its logistical services and transportation divisions into the Southwest region of the United States. This expansion is expected to be achieved primarily through acquisitions related to the Company's core transportation business segment, as well as, through add on business and services provided by its technology and assembly divisions. With each acquisition candidate, OrderPro will assess logistics opportunities as well as more profitable installation services and technology solutions to brand name customers within this region.
First Solar, Inc.
First Solar, Inc. Announces 2006 Fourth Quarter and Year-end Financial Results
PHOENIX, Feb. 13, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq:FSLR) today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year, ended December 30, 2006. Quarterly revenues were $52.7 million, up from $40.8 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2006 and up from $13.6 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2005. Revenues for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2006 were $135.0 million, up from $48.1 million in fiscal year 2005. Net income for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2006 was $8.0 million or $0.11 per share on a fully diluted pro-forma basis, compared to net income of $4.3 million or $0.06 per share on a fully diluted pro-forma basis for the third quarter of fiscal 2006 and a net loss of $7.2 million for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2005 or $(0.11) per share on a fully diluted pro-forma basis. Net income for fiscal 2006 was $4.0 million or $0.05 per share on a fully diluted pro-forma basis compared to a net loss of $6.5 million for fiscal 2005 or $(0.10) per share on a fully diluted pro-forma basis.