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Credit Acceptance Corporation
Credit Acceptance Announces Fourth Quarter and 2007 Earnings
SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 1, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Credit Acceptance Corporation (Nasdaq:CACC) (referred to as the "Company," "we," "our," or "us") announced consolidated net income of $12.5 million, or $0.40 per diluted share, for the three months ended December 31, 2007 compared to consolidated net income of $8.5 million, or $0.27 per diluted share, for the same period in 2006. For the year ended December 31, 2007 consolidated net income was $54.9 million, or $1.76 per diluted share, compared to consolidated net income of $58.6 million, or $1.66 per diluted share, for the same period in 2006.
STARLIMS Technologies Ltd.
STARLIMS Selected for $1.1 Million LIMS and SDMS Project
HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Feb. 1, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- STARLIMS Technologies Ltd. (Nasdaq:LIMS), a leading provider of laboratory information management systems, or LIMS, today announced that it has been selected by a global biopharmaceutical company based in the United States for a $1.1 million project. The project will include both STARLIMS v10 and the integrated scientific document management system, or SDMS, a module recently released by STARLIMS.
Vital Signs, Inc.
Vital Signs, Inc. Invites You to the 2008 First Quarter Conference Call
TOTOWA, N.J., Feb. 1, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Vital Signs, Inc. (Nasdaq:VITL) is announcing that it intends to release its 2008 first quarter results for the period ended December 30, 2007 on February 7th, 2008 at 4:30 PM (EST). In conjunction with this release and to review the Company's quarterly results, Vital Signs will host a conference call that will be broadcast simultaneously live over the Internet.
WCI Communities, Inc.
WCI Communities, Inc. Denies Unfounded Lawsuit Claims
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla., Feb. 1, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- WCI Communities, Inc. (NYSE:WCI), a leading builder of traditional and tower residences in highly amenitized lifestyle communities, today announced that the Company, and its subsidiary The Resort at Singer Island Properties, Inc. ("RSI"), have been named as defendants in a purported class action brought on behalf of purchasers of hotel condominium units in The Resort at Singer Island. The complaint was filed in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida and alleges that the Company and RSI violated federal securities laws by not registering the offering of these units with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company and RSI believe that the charges are without merit and intend to vigorously defend themselves.
EDAP TMS SA
EDAP Launches First Sonolith I-Sys Unit in Europe
LYON, France, Feb. 1, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- EDAP TMS SA (Nasdaq:EDAP), the global leader in high- intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) for the treatment of prostate cancer, announced today the installation of its newest medical device, the Sonolith I-Sys, at three clinical centers in Poland, Portugal and Norway.
Northrop Grumman Corp.
Northrop Grumman Robots Tackle Security At Sunday's Big Football Game
RESTON, Va., Feb. 1, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) will provide technical support, repairs, and service for Remotec-produced robots being used to bolster security during this Sunday's match-up between the New England Patriots and the New York Giants at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz.
New Show: Real Estate Secrets Begins On KVOS TV
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Feb. 1, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- A new real estate program produced by Milky Way Entertainment (creators of BTV-Business Television and CEO Clips) launches on KVOS TV Sat. Feb. 2 at 4 p.m. PST.
Charles H. Johnson & Associates
Charles H. Johnson & Associates Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Against MBIA, Inc.
MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 1, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Charles H. Johnson & Associates announces that a class action has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of purchasers of MBIA, Inc. ("MBIA" or the "Company") (NYSE:MBI) publicly traded securities during the period January 30, 2007 through January 9, 2008 (the "Class Period").