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Northrop Grumman Corp.
Space Technology Hall of Fame Inducts Northrop Grumman
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been inducted into the Space Technology Hall of Fame's "Class of 2003" for the development of a new class of integrated circuits originally designed to improve satellite communications, but which later enabled a new generation of cell phones and other wireless products.
Revised timetable for AvestaPolarit Degerfors Stainless
STOCKHOLM, April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- AvestaPolarit has undertaken a review of the timetable for phasing out production of long products at its Degerfors Stainless unit. The closure of the melt shop, initially scheduled for the summer 2003, will be postponed to the end of September. As in the earlier plan the rolling mill will continue operation for a period after closure of the melting shop. No final date has been set for this; a firmer indication of the timing should be available by the end of June.
FindProfit.com Reviews "Five Under $5 Must-Own Stock" Holdings
PRINCETON, N.J., April 10, 2003 (PRIME ZONE) -- FindProfit (www.findprofit.com), an investment advisory service that delivered a +73% audited return in 2002, announced today that it has provided to trial and paid subscribers its latest investment research and analysis into its "Five Under $5 Stocks You Must Own Now!". Two of FindProfit's "Must-Own Under $5 Stocks" include Autobytel (Nasdaq:ABTL) and E-LOAN (Nasdaq:EELN).
Advanced Lighting Technologies, Inc
Advanced Lighting Technologies Announces APL Engineered Materials Awarded DARPA Funding
SOLON, Ohio, April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) --Advanced Lighting Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB:ADLTQ) announced today that APL Engineered Materials, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Advanced Lighting Technologies, Inc., has been awarded $2.7 million in funding over the next three years, from DARPA through the Army Aviation and Missile Command (AMCOM) to develop a new arc discharge light source for its High Efficiency Distributed Lighting ("HEDLight") project.
Chitwood & Harley
25 Days Left To File Lead Plaintiff Papers In Class Action Against Provident Financial Group, Inc., Chitwood & Harley LLP Reminds Investors -- PFGI
ATLANTA, April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Chitwood & Harley LLP is plaintiff's counsel in a previously filed class action lawsuit pending in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, brought on behalf of the purchasers of securities of Provident Financial Group, Inc. ("PFGI" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:PFGI), including capital securities issued by Provident Capital Trust II, between March 30, 1998 and March 5, 2003 (the "Class Period").
Chitwood & Harley
Chitwood & Harley LLP Announces Securities Fraud Suit Against Accredo Health, Inc. for Purchasers of Securities Between June 16, 2002 and April 7, 2003 -- ACDO
ATLANTA, April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) - Chitwood & Harley LLP announces that a class action lawsuit is pending in the United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, against Accredo Health, Inc. ("Accredo Health" or the "Company"), (NASDAQ:ACDO). The suit was filed on behalf of purchasers of the common stock of Accredo Health, Inc. between June 16, 2002 and April 7, 2003, inclusive ("Class Period").
Chitwood & Harley
4 Days Left to File Lead Plaintiff Papers in Class Action Against Unumprovident Chitwood & Harley LLP Reminds Investors -- UNM
ATLANTA, April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Chitwood & Harley LLP announces that a class action lawsuit is pending in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee, against UnumProvident, Corp., and certain of its officers and directors. Suit was brought on behalf of purchasers of the common stock of UnumProvident, Corp., (NYSE:UNM), between May 7, 2001 and February 4, 2003, inclusive ("Class Period"). (Subsequently, one plaintiff has alleged a class period that ends instead on March 7, 2003.)
CORRECTION: New restructuring measures for increased competitiveness
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, April 10, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Board of Directors of the SAS Group has today provided the SAS Group management team a mandate to implement comprehensive restructuring measures to ensure the Group's profitability, long-term competitiveness and efficient flight operations for the Group's airlines.