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Aquila's 2005 Utility Earnings Increase Over 2004; Yearly Net Loss Per Share Narrows
KANSAS CITY, Mo., March 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Aquila, Inc. (NYSE:ILA) today reported a fully diluted loss of 60 cents a share for the year ended December 31, 2005, or a net loss of $230 million, compared to a loss of $1.13 per fully diluted share, or a net loss of $292.5 million, in 2004. Annual sales were $1.3 billion in 2005 versus $971 million in 2004. Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) for the continuing and discontinued electric and gas utility businesses were $326.1 million in 2005, a $40.6 million increase over 2004 levels.
Walt Disney Internet Group
Photo Release -- FamilyFun.com Offers Feast O' Green for St. Patrick's Day
NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif., March 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Gather your little lads and lasses for St. Patrick's Day fun on FamilyFun.com! Who says you have to wear green, when you can eat it! Celebrate St. Paddy's Day with the ultimate "Green Cuisine" feast, including pesto with pasta, green garlic bread, homemade limeade, green green salad and a kiwi dessert. FamilyFun.com, the premier online family resource for creative solutions, offers parents great ideas, practical advice and fun stuff to do with their children. The St. Patrick's Day "Green Cuisine" can be found at www.familyfun.com.
United Online, Inc.
United Online to Present at JPMorgan Global Internet Conference
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., March 7, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- United Online, Inc. (Nasdaq:UNTD), a leading provider of consumer Internet subscription services, today announced that the company will present at the JPMorgan Global Internet Conference on March 13, 2006 in New York, NY at the Westin New York Times Square. Mark R. Goldston, chairman, CEO, and president, and Charles Hilliard, executive vice president, finance and CFO, will present at 9 a.m. ET (6 a.m. PT).
Australian Health Management Deploys GMT Planet Workforce Management Solution Resulting in Significant Cost Reductions and Enhanced Customer Service
SYDNEY, Australia and ATLANTA, March 6, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- GMT Corporation, a global supplier of workforce management software and services, today announced that Australian Health Management (AHM), a leader in private health care with over 111,416 members, has deployed GMT Planet(TM), the award-winning workforce management solution that enables organizations to drive customer loyalty while reducing their single largest controllable expense -- labor. GMT is showcasing its entire line of workforce management solutions this week in Stand No. 100 at Customer Management World in Sydney, Australia.