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Toll Brothers, Inc.
Toll Brothers' Website to Broadcast December 8, 2005 Fiscal 2005 Year End Earnings Conference Call Live
HORSHAM, Pa., Nov. 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Toll Brothers, Inc., (NYSE:TOL) (www.tollbrothers.com), the nation's leading builder of luxury homes, will broadcast live on its website, www.tollbrothers.com, a conference call to discuss its results for fiscal year end 2005 and its outlook for fiscal 2006. The event, scheduled for 2:00 p.m. (EST) on Thursday, December 8, 2005, will follow announcement of the Company's fourth quarter and fiscal 2005 results for earnings, revenues, contracts and backlog earlier the same day. The call will be hosted by Robert I. Toll, chairman and chief executive officer.
December 12 Deadline to File as Lead Plaintiff in the Pomerantz Litigation Against Lipman Electronic Engineering, Ltd. -- LPMA
NEW YORK, Nov. 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Pomerantz Haudek Block Grossman & Gross LLP ("Pomerantz") reminds investors that the deadline to ask the Court to appoint you as lead plaintiff for the Class in the class action against Lipman Electronic Engineering, Ltd. ("Lipman" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:LPMA) is December 12, 2005. The Pomerantz class action was filed in the United States District Court, Eastern District of New York, on behalf of public investors who purchased the common stock of Lipman on the Nasdaq National Market and/or the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange during the period of October 4, 2004 through September 27, 2005, inclusive (the "Class Period").
Port of Houston Authority
PHA Commission Delivers Bayport, Security, Capital Improvement Matters
HOUSTON, Nov. 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The Port of Houston Authority (PHA) commission approved several recommendations involving contract awards, bids and proposals, professional services and general administrative and operational matters during its public meeting on Monday, November 28, 2005 at the PHA Executive Office Building. Chairman Jim Edmonds presided over the meeting with Vice Chairman Kase Lawal, Commissioner Steve Phelps, Commissioner Jim Fonteno, Commissioner Jimmy Burke, Commissioner Cheryl Thompson-Draper, and Commissioner Janiece Longoria.
TOUSA Declares Cash Dividend
HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Nov. 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Technical Olympic USA, Inc. (NYSE:TOA) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.015 per share on the Company's outstanding common stock. The cash dividend will be payable on December 20, 2005, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 9, 2005.
ViroPharma Incorporated Announces Public Offering of Common Stock
EXTON, Pa., Nov. 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq:VPHM) today announced that it plans to offer 7,000,000 shares of its common stock in a public offering. ViroPharma also intends to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,050,000 shares of common stock. A preliminary prospectus supplement relating to the offering will be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission but remains subject to completion.
Understanding The Quantum World and Scientific History
GREEN VALLEY, Ariz., Nov. 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Science is truly one of the deepest, the most complex, and the most relevant forms of knowledge in human history. It deals with such aspects as life, energy, matter and molecules. But even until now, the study of science has been based on empirical knowledge since the time of Galileo and this fact brings out the call for a deeper form of scientific research which leads to the quantum world. In his groundbreaking new picture book "Language of Nature: Quantum World Revealed," author David Judd Nutting presents to the world his views and in-depth study on science, nature and the world itself.
Syndication Net Reports Greater Than Expected Earnings for 3rd Quarter 2005, Anticipates Continued Growth Resulting From HTRG & Associates Operations
WASHINGTON, Nov. 28, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Syndication Net, Inc. (OTCBB:SYCI) reported 3rd Quarter 2005 gains of .02 cents per share, up from losses of .05 per share reported for the same period last year. "A $275,000 profit for the quarter is a great start but, in my opinion, only the beginning," said Sorrentino (CEO Syndication). The Company's new subsidiary, HTRG & Associates did not come on line until September 1st, 2005 and the 3rd Quarter filing included only the first 30 days of its Real Estate appraisal operations. The Company anticipates continued revenue growth into the 4th quarter as it will include HTRG's first full financial reported period and the addition of the real estate development activities as a compliment to the real estate appraisal business.