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Oakley to Web Cast Financial Analyst Day
FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., June 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Oakley, Inc. (NYSE:OO) today announced that it will provide a live Web cast of its financial analyst day presentations on Tuesday, June 20 from approximately 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time (PDT). Oakley's Chief Executive Officer Scott Olivet, President Colin Baden, Chief Operating Officer Link Newcomb, Chief Financial Officer Richard Shields, and other members of the senior management team, will provide an overview of strategic business initiatives and discuss areas of growth for the company.
The Fascinating Story of Young Chimney Sweeps
CONVENT STATION, N.J., June 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- The compelling tale of climbing boys in 19th century London comes alive in Stephen B. Hauge's Dark Against the Sky. The coming-of-age journey of this "band of brothers" anchors this poignant story of camaraderie and adventure.
Dow Jones & Company
Dow Jones & Company to Webcast Second Quarter 2006 Earnings Conference Call
NEW YORK, June 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dow Jones & Company announced today that its second quarter 2006 earnings will be released before the market opens on Thursday, July 20, 2006. The Company's earnings conference call with financial analysts will be accessible to the media and general public via a live Internet webcast beginning at 10:00 a.m., Eastern time, and through a dial-in conference line.
MEDirect Latino, Inc.
MEDirect Latino Inc. Records 10th Consecutive Double Digit Month on Month Revenue Increase
POMPANO BEACH, Fla., June 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- MEDirect Latino Inc. (Pink Sheets:MLTO) (www.medirectlatino.org), the first national provider of direct-to-consumer Medicare reimbursed medical products focused exclusively on chronic diseases afflicting the Hispanic community, today announced record results for May 2006 in gross billings and new patient shipments. MEDirect Latino reports gross billings of $1,294,852 during the month, a 12.6% increase over April billings of $1,150,413. The Company's gross product profit margins remained unchanged at 78%. Total new patient shipments for May numbered 6,499, an increase of 20.10% over April shipments of 5,411. The Company's 'patient hold journal' (approved and pending shipment for regulatory processing), closed the month with 7,599 additional customer orders, an increase of 23.4% over the April patient hold journal of 6,158. MEDirect Latino expects to monetize its approved and pending patient orders in May, which is typical to the Company's model.
Dow Jones Indexes
Component Change Made to Dow Jones EPAC Select Dividend Index
NEW YORK, June 13, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, today announced component changes in the Dow Jones EPAC Select Dividend Index, which measures the stock performance of the top 100 dividend paying companies by yield in developed markets in Europe, Pacific, Asia and Canada.