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OTCPicks.com Announces Profile Coverage on Terrace Ventures
PROSPER, Texas, June 5, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Brian Dean, Publisher of OTCPicks.com, announced today that the website has initiated Profile Coverage of Terrace Ventures Inc. (OTCBB:TVEN) (which will be known as Sporg Technology Corporation pending final merger approval and closing). Sporg (www.sporg.com) is an innovative developer and provider of online software that allows any organization to take complete control over their registration, donation collection and pledging programs.
StockGuru.com and TalkingStocks.com Announce Profile Coverage of Digital Learning Management
DALLAS, June 5, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- John Pentony, Publisher of StockGuru.com, announced today that the web site has initiated Profile Coverage of Digital Learning Management Corporation (OTCBB:DGTL). Coverage was also initiated on affiliated web site TalkingStocks.com as well. Digital Learning is a provider of Learning Solutions. The company offers a broad range of academic programs in Computers and Information Technology, Business & Management, Telecommunications and other Applied Industrial Technologies, culminating in the award of certificates through Bachelor degrees. With its proprietary Internet-based Virtual University Appliance (Learning Management System), its learning institutions and its customers are able to seamlessly implement a 'Blended Learning' environment and provide a powerful learning experience, whether in a traditional classroom setting or delivered online directly to a desktop computer. The Virtual University System is sold as a 'Turn-Key' Appliance with optional 'course cartridges' and offers an end-to-end Campus and Learning Management platform that leverages the Internet to fully integrate all aspects of education, including creating and storing online courseware, resulting in a profoundly effective way to instruct and learn.
First Horizon National Corporation
First Horizon Bank Announces Opening of Bethesda Financial Center
MCLEAN, Va., June 5, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- First Horizon Bank, a full-service financial services company, announced today the opening of its newest financial center at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue in Bethesda, Maryland. The Bethesda location is the company's first full-service financial center in Maryland and is part of First Horizon's continuing commitment to provide high-quality financial counsel and convenience to greater Washington area residents and businesses.
TOUSA Announces Second Quarter Net Sales Orders Update
HOLLYWOOD, Fla., June 5, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Technical Olympic USA, Inc. (NYSE:TOA) announced today that, based on recent sales and cancellation activity, it anticipates 2006 second quarter combined(1) net sales orders will be down between 25%-40% from the second quarter of 2005. In the second quarter of 2005, the Company recorded the highest level of combined net sales orders in Company history. The Company's combined net sales orders are being negatively impacted by decreased demand from the record levels of 2005, a more competitive sales environment, and higher cancellation rates.
SmallCap Sentinel: Identifying and Profiting From Emergent Technology Report Released
IRVINE, Calif., June 5, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The informational report "Analyst Notes: Technology Growth, Emerging Companies & Emerging Markets" has been made available free of charge at www.SmallCapSentinel.com and will address the rise of technology in emerging markets, drawing parallels between companies dominating these spaces and emerging companies. The report will discuss the advent of innovative technology companies including Microsoft (Nasdaq:MSFT), Apple Computer (Nasdaq:AAPL), Yahoo Inc. (Nasdaq:YHOO), and CenterStaging Corp. (OTCBB:CNSC), a next-generation creator of breakthrough forms of video and music entertainment content for worldwide distribution through all channels of the burgeoning digital online and electronic economy.
GlobeOp Financial Services
GlobeOp Names Andrea Dulberg General Counsel
LONDON and NEW YORK, June 5, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- GlobeOp Financial Services (GFS(sm) or GlobeOp(r)), a provider of fund administration and related support services for hedge funds, fund of funds, and high net worth family wealth offices, today announced the appointment of Andrea Dulberg as general counsel, succeeding Alison Gregory, who will assume a new role within GlobeOp leading Enterprise Risk Management. Additionally, Dulberg has been named to GlobeOp's management committee.
Strong Buy for Conexant from DonHarrold.net
SHREVEPORT, La., June 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- DonHarrold.net (IARD #119079, http://www.donharrold.net), rates Conexant Systems Inc. (Nasdaq:CNXT), Taiwan Semicond Mnfcg Co (NYSE:TSM), Companhia Vale Do Rio Doce (NYSE:RIO), and US Steel Corp. (NYSE:X).
Sell Rating for eBay from DonHarrold.net
SHREVEPORT, La., June 4, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- DonHarrold.net (IARD #119079, http://www.donharrold.net), rates eBay Inc. (Nasdaq:EBAY), TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (Nasdaq:AMTD), Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE:KO), and Charter Communications Inc. (Nasdaq:CHTR).