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The Pomerantz Firm Charges Par Pharmaceutical Companies, Inc. With Securities Fraud -- PRX
NEW YORK, July 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- A class action lawsuit has been filed by Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP (www.pomerantzlaw.com) ("Pomerantz") in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, against Par Pharmaceutical Companies, Inc. ("Par" or the "Company") (NYSE:PRX) and certain of its officers, on behalf of purchasers of the common stock of the Company during the period from April 29, 2004 to July 5, 2006, inclusive (the "Class Period"). The complaint alleges violations of Sections 10(b) and 20(a) the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and Rule 10b-5 promulgated thereunder.
Stolt-Nielsen S.A. Purchased 70,750 of its Common Shares
LONDON, July 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Stolt-Nielsen S.A. (Nasdaq:SNSA) (Oslo:SNI) announces that Stolt-Nielsen Transportation Group Ltd. (SNTG), a 100%-owned subsidiary of SNSA, purchased today 70,750 of SNSA Common Shares on the Oslo Stock Exchange at an average price of NOK 129.47 per share (approximately $20.49 at the current exchange rate). The shares were purchased in accordance with the repurchase program announced on August 25, 2005, authorizing Company to purchase up to $200 million worth of its Common Shares or related American Depositary Shares.
Gardy & Notis, LLP
Gardy & Notis, LLP Files Securities Fraud Class Action Against Juniper Networks, Inc. -- JNPR
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., July 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Gardy & Notis, LLP has filed a securities fraud class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California on behalf of purchasers of Juniper Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq:JNPR) stock during a class period of September 1, 2003 and May 22, 2006.
Park National Corporation
Park National Corporation Announces Net Income for Second Quarter 2006 and Declares Dividend
NEWARK, Ohio, July 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Park National Corporation (Park) (AMEX:PRK) today reported net income for the second quarter of 2006. Net income for the three months ended June 30, 2006 totaled $23.886 million, a 3.57 percent decrease from the same period in 2005, when Park earned a net income of $24.770 million. Diluted earnings per share for the second quarter of 2006 were $1.70, 1.16 percent lower than 2005's second quarter diluted earnings per share at $1.72.