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ChinaCast Education Corporation
ChinaCast Education Corporation to Release Third Quarter Results On November 13 and Host Conference Call On November 14
BEIJING, Nov. 2, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- ChinaCast Education Corporation (Nasdaq:CAST), one of the leading e-learning and training services providers in China, today announced it will release financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2007, after the U.S. market closing on Tuesday, November 13, 2007. A conference call to discuss the third quarter financial results, operating performance and business outlook will be held on Wednesday, November 14, 2007, at 8:30 am ET. The discussion will feature remarks by Ron Chan, Chairman and CEO, and Tony Sena, CFO.
TRACON Pharmaceuticals to Present At the Rodman & Renshaw 9th Annual Healthcare Conference
SAN DIEGO, Nov. 2, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- TRACON Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (TRACON), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of products for oncology and ophthalmology treatment, today announced that the company will be presenting at the Rodman & Renshaw 9th Annual Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, November 7, 2007, at 1:00pm EST at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City.
Roy Jacobs & Associates
Roy Jacobs & Associates Investigating Insight Enterprises Inc. for Possible Securities Law Violations
NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Roy Jacobs & Associates announces that it is investigating possible securities and other legal violations regarding the announcement today by Insight Enterprises Inc. ("Insight" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:NSIT) that its net earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2007 decreased 46% which appears attributable to a much greater than expected decline in the Company's software business. Insight shares are down over 22% on greatly increased trading volume. The stock drop has wiped out almost $300 million in shareholder value.
OHA Investment Corporation
NGP Capital Resources Company Schedules Earnings Teleconference
HOUSTON, Nov. 2, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- NGP Capital Resources Company (Nasdaq:NGPC) (the "Company") today announced that it plans to publicly release its financial results for the quarter ending September 30, 2007 on November 9, 2007. The Company invites all interested persons to participate in its conference call on November 12, 2007 at 11:00 am Eastern Time. The dial-in number for the call is (877) 681-3373. International callers should dial (719) 325-4873. The pass code for the conference call is 3429166.
Hikvision to Adopt Techwell's Next Generation TW2864 4-in-1 Video Decoder
SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 2, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Techwell, Inc. (Nasdaq:TWLL), a leading designer of mixed signal video semiconductor solutions for the security surveillance, automotive, and consumer electronics markets, today announced Hikvision plans to adopt Techwell's next generation TW2864 4-in-1 video decoder for their future DVR, DVS and PC DVR Card applications. Featuring the latest H.264 video and audio compression algorithms, Hikvision is the leading developer of China's rapidly growing video surveillance industry. Utilizing Techwell's latest generation highly integrated, feature rich NTSC/PAL video decoder surveillance IC will enable Hikvision to strengthen its DVR platform as well as build on its leadership position in the China and international markets. Techwell will be demonstrating the TW2864 4-in-1 video decoder and other integrated security solutions at the 11th Annual China Public Security Expo Nov 1-4, 2007 located in the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center Booth Number: C001,C002,C131,C132.
Energy XXI Announces Fiscal 1st Quarter 2008 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call
HOUSTON, Nov. 2, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Energy XXI (Bermuda) Limited (Nasdaq:EXXI) (AIM:EXXS), (AIM:EXXI) today announced it will host a conference call on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2007, at 10 a.m. EST (3 p.m. London time) to discuss fiscal first-quarter financial and operating results for the period ended Sept. 30, 2007. Earnings will be released through global newswire services prior to the opening of trading on the London Stock Exchange's AIM system on Nov. 13 and will be available at www.energyxxi.com.