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Business News on August 5, 2011 LinkedIn's Net Profit is $ 4.5 Million in Q2
According to the recent research of the social network LinkedIn today announced the first quarter earnings after the listing. In the second quarter of 2011, the revenue and profit exceeded expectations. By the end of June, LinkedIn's revenue rose to $ 121 million, 4 cents earnings per share of. However, analysts had expected it to be $ 112 ACN Newswire

Pioneer Announces Business Results for 1Q Fiscal 2012
Pioneer Corporation today announced its consolidated first-quarter business results for the period ended June 30, 2011.For the first quarter of fiscal 2012, the three months ended June 30, 2011, consolidated net sales declined 10.7% from the first quarter of fiscal 2011, to JPY98,127 million ACN Newswire

/ KILL - NTB Media
Editors and other readers are advised to disregard the news release with the headline, "NTB Media's 'Coca-Cola Trivia Game' on Puts Brands and Fans in Driver's Seat," issued Thursday, August 4, 2011 by NTB Media. The release was issued in error. MarketWire

TCW's Sri-Kumar to Discuss Possible U.S. Recession
The TCW Group (TCW), an international asset-management firm, invites you to participate in a conference call on Monday, August 8 with Komal Sri-Kumar, TCW's Chief Global Strategist and Portfolio Manager of the TCW Global Allocation Funds TGPCX/TGPNX. MarketWire

Popular Mortgage Refinancing Options at Record Low Rates, Says Informa Research Services
Recently, data showed that the U.S. economy grew only 1.3% in the second quarter of this year. As a result, this news pushed 15-year fixed and 5-year adjustable rate mortgages to record low levels, according to Freddie Mac MarketWire

Northwest Pipe Reports Q2 2011 Results and Announces Conference Call
Northwest Pipe Company (NASDAQ: NWPX) today announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2011 and that it will broadcast its second quarter 2011 earnings conference call on Monday, August 8, 2011, at 9:00 am PDT. MarketWire

Excellon Resources Completes Arrangement With Lateegra Gold Adding Multiple Exploration Targets in the Timmins Gold Camp
Lateegra Gold Corp. ("Lateegra" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: LRG) and Excellon Resources Inc. ("Excellon") (TSX: EXN) are pleased to announce the completion of the previously announced arrangement between Excellon and Lateegra (the "Arrangement") pursuant to which Excellon has acquired all of the common shares of Lateegra ("Lateegra Shares") MarketWire

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Aclor, Inc. to Become Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Metiscan, Inc. Through a Share Exchange Transaction
Metiscan, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MTIZ) (hereinafter referred to as "Metiscan") today announced that it has entered into a definitive share exchange agreement with a minority shareholder of Aclor, Inc., a Georgia corporation ("Aclor"), that held 40% of the issued and outstanding shares of Aclor MarketWire

TeleCommunication Systems to Participate in Three Defense Industry Events in August
TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, today announced that the company will showcase its technology solutions at three defense industry events in August. TCS invites attendees to stop by the TCS booth at each event and learn about the company's products and services. MarketWire

Oceanside Software: Fighting the Risk of Credit Card Fraud With PA-DSS 2.0 Certification
Oceanside Software Corporation formally announces PA-DSS 2.0 certification for their flagship product, Oceanside Point-of-Sale. MarketWire Agrees on Terms to Close Target Acquisition; Closing Date Set, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EYSM), an emerging leader in the Local Business Search Market, today announced that it agreed on terms that will allow it to close its pending acquisition and has set the closing for Tuesday, August 9th. MarketWire

PGI Energy Enters Into Joint Venture With Carbon Based Solutions and ProOne Xtreme Lubricants
PGI ENERGY, INC. (PINKSHEETS: PGIE) forms joint venture partnership with Carbon Based Solutions and ProOne Extreme Lubricants, a revolutionary green based, environmentally friendly products manufacturer, for worldwide distribution and sales of its products. MarketWire

Larry Flynt Prevails in Legal Battle With Former Employee
In the latest legal victory for the world renowned publisher of Hustler Magazine, on July 26, 2011, judgment for Larry Flynt was entered in the amount of $160,694.41 against Elizabeth Rene Raymond, a former employee. MarketWire

Oxford Lane Capital Corp. Announces Second Fiscal Quarter Dividend of $0.50 per Share
Oxford Lane Capital Corp. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: OXLC) announced today that the Company's Board of Directors has declared a dividend of $0.50 per share with respect to the Company's fiscal quarter ending September 30, 2011 MarketWire

Quidel Receives CE Mark for Its First Molecular Diagnostic Test
Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ: QDEL), a leading provider of rapid diagnostic testing solutions, announced today that it has received the CE Mark for the Quidel® Molecular Influenza A+B Real-Time RT-PCR Assay -- its first molecular diagnostic test MarketWire

Homebuyers Set Their Sights on a Brand New Home at Venue by William Lyon Homes During the Lock & Load Savings Event
Now through August 14, 2011, do not miss the incredible opportunity to lock in a low mortgage rate for up to six months with no additional costs or hidden fees* when you purchase a select Featured Home at the popular Venue neighborhood in the family-friendly community of Vista Del Mar MarketWire

Geopulse Awarded Potash Property by Utah State
Geopulse Exploration Inc. (OTCQB: GPLS) (OTCBB: GPLS) has secured their Potash Property Objective in the State of Utah. The Company was among numerous other Mineral Exploration groups participating in the competitive tender process. Geopulse was recently informed of their success and now await final State approval of Company ownership. MarketWire

Cisco and ITE Collaborate to Provide Education Without Boundaries
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) and the Institute of Technical Education (ITE) today announced the development of a connected learning environment at the ITE campus in Chua Chu Kang MarketWire

Shoshone Silver Announces Letter of Intent Signed With Strategic Investor Group
Shoshone Silver/Gold Mining Company (OTCQB: SHSH) (PINKSHEETS: SHSH) is pleased to announce it has signed a letter of intent with a strategic investor for a substantial cash investment into the Company and additions of experienced management and board members to join the Shoshone team. MarketWire

Hurry to San Carlos Court by William Lyon Homes for Huge Savings During the Lock & Load Event
Offering the lowest prices for new attached homes within the Irvine Village of Portola Springs®, San Carlos Court is a must-have opportunity that just keeps getting better! Hurry to this fast-selling neighborhood for the Lock & Load savings event now until August 14, 2011 and don't miss enormous savings MarketWire

Tenth Anniversary 9/11 Memorial Concert Planned at Our Lady of Angels Cathedral in Downtown Los Angeles
In marking the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, the Angeles Chorale, in partnership with the Cathedral of Our Lady of Angels, will hold a concert free to the public at the iconic cathedral located in downtown Los Angeles, site of the first memorial observance the year following the attacks, as part of the planned nationwide events and observances. MarketWire Announces Receipt of NASDAQ Staff Determination, Inc. (NASDAQ: DIET), a leading provider of convenient at-home diet, fitness and healthy lifestyle solutions, today announced that on August 3, 2011, it received a NASDAQ Staff Determination indicating that the Company did not regain compliance with the minimum $35 million market value of listed securities requirement set forth in NASDAQ Listing Rule 5550(b)(2) MarketWire

Green Star Energies Enters Agreement to Acquire Properties
Green Star Energies, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GSRE) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Letter-of-Intent with a private company to acquire approximately 6,500 acres of leasehold with 115 wells in the Panhandle Field, Hutchinson County, TX. The Panhandle Field is the second largest natural gas field in the United States and was discovered in 1918 MarketWire

Panic! At The Disco Unveil Fall Tour; U.S. Trek Begins October 9th in Reno, Nevada; Central Park Summerstage Headline Show Confirmed for September 1st in NYC; Band Set to Appear This Monday on NBC'S The Tonight Show With Jay Leno
Decaydance/Fueled By Ramen recording group Panic! At The Disco has announced plans for their upcoming fall tour. The dates get underway October 9th at Reno, Nevada's Knitting Factory and then continue through mid-November (see itinerary below). Accompanying P!ATD on all dates will be Foxy Shazam MarketWire

QuickLogic to Present at the Multimedia Day -- Audio/Video Processing Technology Forum in Taiwan
QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK), the leader in low power Customer Specific Standard Products (CSSPs), today announced that Paul Karazuba, QuickLogic's Senior Marketing Manager, is scheduled to present at the Multimedia Day -- Audio/Video Processing Technology Forum Taipei, Taiwan. MarketWire

Growth, Increased Profitability and Pursuit of Acquisitions Highlight Network Global Logistics' Financial Performance
The year-to-date financial performance of Network Global Logistics, a worldwide provider of mission-critical supply chain, transportation and logistics services, is marked by strong growth and the pursuit of selected acquisition targets. MarketWire

32nd Annual Global Conference for Christian Business Leaders on September 25-29, 2011
The Fellowship of Companies for Christ International (FCCI) will host its annual global leadership conference on September 25-29 at the Ritz-Carlton in Key Biscayne, just 10 miles from Miami International Airport MarketWire

ECU Silver Mining Inc. Announces Filing of Information Circular
ECU Silver Mining Inc MarketWire

Mammoth Energy Group on Acquisition Hunt
Mammoth Energy Group Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MMTE), a lithium and alternative energy mining company, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary Compania Lithium Investments Limitada of Chile is currently on an acquisition hunt for additional lithium projects in Argentina and Chile. MarketWire

dPollution International Inc. (RMGX) Issues Update Letter to Shareholders
dPollution International Inc. (PINK SHEETS: RMGX), developer of the Start fuel efficiency and emission reduction device, today updated its shareholders on the company's recent business-building activities in an open letter from President and Chief Executive Officer Rocco Di Fruscia. MarketWire

Strong Demand in Industry for Harvest Automation's 1st Product
Harvest Automation Inc. is a material handling company developing robotic enabled automation equipment for the Agriculture industry. Many Agriculture sectors rely on vast numbers of manual laborers for crop production. Current labor trends and aggressive federal and state legislation are driving labor shortages and creating legal issues for growers across the country MarketWire

IEC Electronics Announces $5.2 Million Award
IEC Electronics Corp. (NYSE Amex: IEC) announces that it recently received an order from one of its Military and Defense customers. This order is valued at more than $5.2 million, and deliveries will commence during IEC's fiscal 2012 and continue through 2013. This opportunity may have follow on orders for this program. MarketWire

Dorchester Minerals, L.P. Announces Second Quarter Results
Dorchester Minerals, L.P. (the "Partnership") (NASDAQ: DMLP) announced today the Partnership's net earnings for the quarter ended June 30, 2011 of $9,770,000, or $0.31 per common unit. MarketWire

Beauty Research Reviews Boscia Skin Care
Beauty Research, a beauty blogging web site, recently reviewed skin care products from Boscia, a brand originally from Japan that has focused on providing beauty products that do not contain preservatives. Boscia prides itself on delivering effective yet gentle skin care that combines nature and technology to improve the condition of the skin. MarketWire

ChinaSF Honored in National Award From the American Chamber of Commerce Executives
ChinaSF ( was recognized in the prestigious Going International Award presented to the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce by the American Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) at the 2011 ACCE Convention awards dinner held in Los Angeles yesterday evening MarketWire

The Early Bird Can Win the Prize This August at Barona Resort & Casino
If caffeine doesn't get you moving in the mornings, the new Early Bird Power Giveaway program at Barona Resort & Casino will. On Monday and Tuesday mornings throughout the month of August, Club Barona members have a chance to win a share of $50,000 in myFREEPLAY prizes during the Early Bird Power Giveaway starting at 6 a.m. MarketWire

Life Insurance Settlement Association Releases Fall Conference Program
The Life Insurance Settlement Association (LISA) has released the agenda for its 17th Annual Life Settlement Conference and announces its life settlement investor workshop. This year's event is taking place in Atlanta, GA on October 3-5, 2011 at the Ritz Carlton-Buckhead. MarketWire

SOHM Announces New Anti Diarrheal Products Launch in Indian Market
SOHM, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SHMN), a generic pharmaceutical manufacturer that produces and markets generic drugs covering all major treatment categories with global headquarters in North America, has introduced anti diarrheal products in the Indian market through its Indian manufacturing and marketing facility, with a view to grab the sizeable share in the Indian market under the brand name DIORAC. MarketWire

Accomplished Service Provider Industry Sales Executives Join Cisco
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today announced the appointment of Neal Oristano as vice president, global service provider market segment sales. Oristano joins Cisco from Juniper Networks where he was senior vice president of Americas service provider sales for the past seven years. MarketWire

Healthline Networks to Participate In HealthTech: Next Generation
Healthline Networks, the fastest growing provider of intelligent health information services, today announced that Dean Stephens, president and COO, will moderate an mHealth panel at the first HealthTech: Next Generation Conference on Aug. 12. The event will take place at the Hilton San Francisco Airport Bayfront Hotel in Burlingame. MarketWire

J. P. King Real Estate Auction Sells Florida Bank-Owned Properties for $8.88 Million
In a four-day series of five auction events, J. P. King Auction Company sold 129 properties for $8.8 million. The events, which began on July 27 in Pensacola and concluded on Saturday, July 30 after events in Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Panama City and Orlando, were conducted on behalf of Hancock Bank. MarketWire

First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. to Present at Raymond James 2011 Bank Conference
First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. ("First Midwest") (NASDAQ: FMBI), the holding company of First Midwest Bank, today announced that it will present at the Raymond James 2011 Bank Conference to be held in Chicago, Illinois on August 10, 2011. Michael L. Scudder, First Midwest's President and Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present at the conference on Wednesday, August 10th at 2:10 P.M MarketWire

Healthient Introduces the SmartShake
Healthient, Inc. (OTCBB: SNAX) today announced the SmartShake, its newest product in a growing line of "better for you" snacks and beverages sold under its SnackHealthy brand. Rich, decadent, and delightful, Smart Shake is available in Milk Chocolate and Vanilla Cream. Each serving of SmartShake contains 5 grams of fiber and 13 grams of whey protein MarketWire

RBS N.V.: Expected Part VII Scheme
5 August 2011Structured Retail Products issued by RBS N.V.: Expected Part VII SchemeOn 19 April 2011, the Boards of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc(RBSG), The Royal Bank of Scotland plc (RBS plc), RBS Holdings N.V. andThe Royal Bank of Scotland N.V. (RBS N.V MarketWire

London Bridge Quarter Public Realm Redevelopment Hits New Milestone
Many of London Bridge Station's 350,000 daily passengers are now enjoying dramatically improved concourse facilities as a major milestone was reached last weekend in London Bridge Quarter's creation of a 21st century public realm around one of the capital's key transport hubs. MarketWire

First Resort Responds to Introduction of San Francisco Anti-Pregnancy Center Ordinance
Following is First Resort's media statement in response to an anti-pregnancy center ordinance introduced Tuesday by San Francisco Supervisor Malia Cohen and City Attorney Dennis Herrera. In the weeks and months to come, First Resort will be standing in firm opposition to the passage of this ordinance. MarketWire

Swordfish Financial, Inc. Prepares to Make Proposal to U.S. Treasury
Swordfish Financial, Inc. (OTCQB: SWRF) (PINKSHEETS: SWRF) to make proposal to U.S. Treasury to use private cash and assets to solve the current debt obligation problem. MarketWire

Elegant Martini Wines Fit Every Holiday Fete
Ring in the "most wonderful time of the year" with wines that stand up to every occasion. Luscious red wines from Louis M. Martini® Winery make the perfect pairing this holiday season -- both given as generous gifts and paired with this season's festivities. MarketWire

Now Through August 14th, Lock & Load for Incredible Savings at Magnolia Lane in Elk Grove by William Lyon Homes
This summer, buyers can move one step closer to living their dream of homeownership at Magnolia Lane in Elk Grove. Now through August 14, 2011 William Lyon Homes is offering their Lock & Load event, an incredible opportunity to lock in a low mortgage rate for up to six months with no hidden fees, which is available on select homes when someone purchases by August 14, 2011 MarketWire

Lock & Load Savings Event -- Set Your Sights on a Brand New Home at ThreeSixty by William Lyon Homes
Act now to lock in a low mortgage rate for up to six months with no additional costs or hidden fees*, plus load up with a new washer, dryer and refrigerator at no cost**! Get ready to Lock & Load and purchase a selected Featured Home at The Flats and The Court at gated ThreeSixty at South Bay by August 14, 2011 and take advantage of remarkable opportunities MarketWire

S&B Industrial Minerals Financial Results for the Half Year 2011 (IFRS)
S&B announces (S&B) (ATHEX: ARBA) Half Year 2011 Financial Results. MarketWire

TicketNetwork Advisory -- Outside Lands Festival Attracts Nearby Music Fans
When the Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival comes to San Francisco's Golden Gate Park on August 12, 57% of its attendees will have travelled 100 miles or less to hear bands like Muse, Phish, and Arcade Fire, according to data from the TicketNetwork exchange. Of that number, 43% will be from San Francisco itself. MarketWire

Brambleton Town Center Tenants Named Best of Suburbia
Brambleton Town Center congratulates two of its tenants, Misguided Angels (Best Clothing Boutique) and Fox Theater (Best Movie Theater), for being winners in I Am Modern Magazine's "Best of Suburbia" issue. I Am Modern Magazine is a social media experience for moms and women, comprised entirely of reader-generated content specific to the DC Metro region MarketWire

AnyMeeting Launches New Webinar Series Hosted by Leading Industry Professionals
AnyMeeting, the completely free web conferencing and webinar service, today announced that it is launching a new free webinar series designed to provide helpful tips and valuable information for entrepreneurs and small business owners. Each webinar in the series will be hosted by a leading industry professional, with the first webinar presented by marketing expert Michael Daehn. MarketWire

New Tagged Mobile Apps Introduce Localized Chat and Meet-Up
Tagged, the leading social network for meeting new people, today unveiled major updates to its free iOS and Android applications that enable its over one hundred million members to chat in real-time and meet-up with other local members. MarketWire

Counsel for Lead Plaintiffs Announce Settlement of Wachovia Preferred Securities and Bond/Notes Litigation for $627 Million

Vertro, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2011 Results on Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Vertro, Inc. (NASDAQ: VTRO) today announced it will release its second quarter 2011 financial results on Wednesday, August 10, 2011, after market close. Details for interested parties are as follows: MarketWire

According to Farmland Marketing Group, Real Cash Returns Make Farmland One of the Most Well Rounded Investment Vehicle Available
Over the last 20 years total returns on farmland have averaged nearly 11% with almost no volatility. MarketWire

Merge Healthcare Completes Acquisition of Ophthalmic Imaging Systems (OIS)
Merge Healthcare (NASDAQ: MRGE), a leading provider of enterprise imaging and interoperability solutions, and Ophthalmic Imaging Systems (OIS) (OTCBB: OISI), one of the country's top providers of digital imaging and informatics solutions for ophthalmology and other medical specialties, announced today the completion of Merge's acquisition of Ophthalmic Imaging Systems (OIS) (OTCBB: OISI). MarketWire

Argentina Announces Cancellation of Brady Bond Exchange Offer
The Republic of Argentina ("Argentina") today announced the cancellation of its invitation (the "Invitation") to the owners of each series of bonds specified in the table below (collectively, the "Brady Bonds") to tender their Brady Bonds in exchange for certain new securities (collectively, the "New Securities") and a cash payment. MarketWire

Strathmore & Korea Electric Power Corp. Enter Into a Binding Heads of Agreement for a Phased US $45 Million JV Development of Gas Hills Uranium Properties, Wyoming

On the Road Again
Like Austin icon Willie Nelson, virtual events leader ON24 is on the road again -- and Austin is the next stop in the company's summer Road Show MarketWire

Dr. Jill Biden Attends The Meat House's Operation: Thank You! Event, Raising Over $23,000 for the Chaplain Emergency Relief Fund
The Meat House, a national gourmet butcher shop and grocer, raised over $23,000 at its 8th Annual Operation: Thank You! event at The Redhook Brewery in Portsmouth, NH on July 24th. All of the money raised is donated to the Chaplain Emergency Relief Fund (CERF), which provides quick financial help for military members and their families during times of financial hardship and unforeseeable events. MarketWire

Magnum Hunter Agrees to Acquire North Dakota Williston Basin Properties for $57 Million

DrNatura(R) Responds to Recent Colon Cleanse Article
A recent article published in the Journal of Family Practice cited the dangers of colon cleansing. The article focused on colonic irrigation, while offering one case study using a 'colon cleanser' of an unspecified type. No new scientific data or evidence was provided in the article. MarketWire

TAB Bank Partnership With Fair Credit Foundation Provides Assistance to Families in Need
TAB Bank has long partnered with non-profit organizations locally in Utah for the purpose of providing financial assistance and other resources. Many of these charitable organizations were founded with the goal of providing support and tools to low to moderate income individuals and families MarketWire

ResortQuest Offers Travel Package in Honor of Charleston's Ranking as No. 2 U.S. City in Travel + Leisure's World's Best Awards 2011
Travel + Leisure® magazine recently announced the results of its World's Best Awards for 2011, which honors the top hotels, cities, islands, cruise lines and airlines worldwide. This year, Charleston, S.C. was rated the No. 2 best city to visit in the U.S. and Canada, the highest-ever ranking for Charleston on T+L's annual list. MarketWire

DS-Concept Factoring, Inc. Relocates Its North America Headquarter to New York
DS-Concept Factoring, Inc., the North American Representative Office of DS-Concept Factoring GmbH is an international trade finance company engaged in import and export factoring and specializes in cash-flow solutions for SME's with revenues between $10M to $100M. The office at 650 Fifth Avenue in the heart of Plaza District will accommodate the current staff of DS-Concept Factoring, Inc MarketWire

ASM International N.V. Publishes Interim Financial Report for the Six-Month Period Ended June 30, 2011
ASM International N.V. (NASDAQ: ASMIand Euronext Amsterdam: ASM) today published its Interim, IRFS based,FinancialReport for the six-month period ended June 30, 2011. This report includesanInterim Management Board Report, a responsibility statement andConsolidatedCondensed Interim Financial Statements prepared in accordance with IAS 34(Interim Financial Reporting) MarketWire

Landmark Year for Platinum Studios
Platinum Studios, Inc. (OTCBB: PDOS), an entertainment company that controls an international library of over 5,000 comic book characters which it adapts, produces and licenses for all forms of media, has been highlighted in entertainment trade publication Daily Variety. MarketWire

Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. Employs John Tonner as Chief Operating Officer
Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. (NASDAQ: CWCO), which develops and operates seawater desalination plants and water distribution systems in areas of the world where naturally occurring supplies of potable water are scarce or nonexistent, today announced that Mr. John Tonner will join the Company's executive management team as Chief Operating Officer on September 1, 2011. MarketWire

Shared Deals Made Simpler Using Bettervite; Turns Social Networks Into Profit Centers
Co-founders Milburn Miranda and Thomas Thomas today announced Bettervite, a consolidator of deals for tomorrow's shopping champions who want to share and save, while using their social networks to generate new revenue streams. MarketWire

ERHC Energy Inc. Announces Third Quarter Investor Conference Call
ERHC Energy Inc. (OTCBB: ERHE), a publicly traded American company with oil and gas assets in West Africa, today announced plans for its third quarter investor conference call. All parties interested in ERHC Energy are encouraged to participate in the call Friday, August 12, 2011 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m. Central Time). MarketWire

SMAA Q2 Earnings Report
SMA Alliance, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SMAA) announces its filing of its second fiscal quarter results of operations ended June 30, 2011. MarketWire

Last COBRA Subsidy Recipients Face 186% Increase in Monthly Premiums: eHealthInsurance Offers Five Tips for Life After COBRA
Today eHealthInsurance (NASDAQ: EHTH), the leading online source of health insurance for individuals and families, released five tips to help the last recipients of the federal COBRA subsidy find affordable health insurance alternatives to COBRA coverage after their subsidy ends. MarketWire

Dreamstime Selects LEWIS PR as Agency of Record
Dreamstime, a leading stock photography community, has engaged global communications agency LEWIS PR to implement a media relations and thought leadership campaign in North America. MarketWire

PriceSmart Announces July Sales
PriceSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ: PSMT) today announced that for the month of July 2011, net warehouse club sales increased 23.8% to $149.8 million, from $121.0 million in July a year earlier. For the eleven months ended July 31, 2011, net warehouse club sales increased 22.8% to $1,526.9 million from $1,243.7 million for the eleven months ended July 31, 2010 MarketWire

Clean Energy Alliance Expands Its West Coast Presence
Clean Energy Alliance, Inc. (CEA), the national association of clean energy business incubators, announced that PortTechLA, a technology center and business incubator adjacent to the Port of Los Angeles, has become the 24th member of CEA. MarketWire

IGSM Launches EARTHSTREAM.TV Enterprise Service
IGSM GROUP INC. (PINKSHEETS: IGSM) today announced the launch of the Earthstream.TV Enterprise Service. MarketWire

Crude Carriers Corp. Reports Second Quarter 2011 Results
Crude Carriers Corp. (NYSE: CRU) MarketWire

Trellis Earth Products Files Patents on Proprietary Bioplastics Resins
Trellis Earth Products, Inc. ("Trellis" or the "Company"), a rapidly growing supplier and manufacturer of branded biodegradable food packaging and plastic bags made with renewable resources, announced that it has filed two new patents for bioplastics technology with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). MarketWire

New Hope for Immune Therapy for Children and Young Adults With Type 1 Diabetes: Founder of Orban Biotech's Landmark Findings for Abatacept Published in The Lancet
Orban Biotech announced today that its C.E.O., Dr MarketWire

As Ruby Pipeline Begins Service, El Paso Corporation Continues Growth Projects, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Late last week, natural gas transmission and production company El Paso Corporation (NYSE:EP) (Houston, Texas) officially announced that the company's Ruby Pipeline had begun service. MarketWire

Western Refining Benefits From Pricing Advantage in Second-Quarter 2011, an Industrial Info News Alert

U.S. Concrete Reports Second Quarter 2011 Results
U.S. Concrete, Inc. (NASDAQ: USCR) today reported net income from continuing operations of $2.5 million, or $0.21 per share, for the second quarter of 2011, compared to a net loss from continuing operations of $14.4 million in the second quarter of 2010. Included in second quarter 2011 net income from continuing operations was an approximate $4 MarketWire

Cubic Corp. (NYSE: CUB) Reports Financial Results for the Quarter Ended June 30, 2011
Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB) today reported its financial results for the third quarter ended June 30, 2011. While sales and earnings were lower than the unusually high third quarter of last year, third quarter earnings were the highest quarter in the nine-month period this year and the second highest quarter ever MarketWire

La Mancha Posts Record Net Earnings for the Second Quarter
La Mancha Resources Inc. (TSX: LMA) (FRANKFURT: LMA) MarketWire

MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 8/5
Medical records, titanium in Chile, LED lighting, brain-controlled computer, mortgage rates, debt limit fault; this week on MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon. MoneyTV is the internationally syndicated television program all about money and what makes it happen, (http://www.moneytv MarketWire

Mr. Kwang Suk Lee Appointed New Vice Chairman of Leo Motors
Leo Motors, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: LEOM) appointed Mr. Kwang Suk Lee as a new Vice Chairman of its Korea branch. Mr. Lee has careers both in the government and entrepreneurial sectors. Before joining Leo, he has run Tianjin Sambu Center Co., Ltd. as a chairman which made Samsung Mobile Phones in China. Mr. Lee has a Master's degree from the Graduate School of Yonsei University majoring in Economics. MarketWire

Delhaize Group Strongly Accelerates Revenue Growth in the Second Quarter
---------------------------------------------------------------------------Financial Highlights Second Quarter 2011 (at identical exchange rates)----------------------------------------------------------------------------- Group revenue growth of +3.9% (-4 MarketWire

Galapagos announces half year results 2011

Investors Question True Weight of US Credit Rating - Equity Research on MetroPCS Communications, Inc. and Verizon Communications Inc.
Today, released its industry report highlighting MetroPCS Communications, Inc. (NYSE: PCS) and Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ). Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at MarketWire

Top Considerations of Credit Rating Results - Equity Research on Leap Wireless International, Inc. and Telephone & Data Systems, Inc.
Today, released its industry report highlighting Leap Wireless International, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEAP) and Telephone & Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE: TDS). Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at MarketWire

New Credit Ratings, Consequences & Considerations - Equity Research on Fiserv, Inc. and DST Systems, Inc.
Today, released its industry report highlighting Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV) and DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE: DST). Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at MarketWire

Weight of Credit Rating Upcoming Changes - Equity Research on The Corporate Executive Board Company and Gartner, Inc.
Today, released its industry report highlighting The Corporate Executive Board Company (NYSE: EXBD) and Gartner, Inc. (NYSE: IT). Full fundamental and technical analysis is available at MarketWire

Changes to Credit Ratings, Market Dynamics to Consider - Research Report on Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation and Hibbett Sports, Inc.
Today, announced its research report highlighting Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (NASDAQ: BGFV) and Hibbett Sports, Inc. (NASDAQ: HIBB). Full content and research is available at MarketWire

Credit Rating & Resulting Market Influences - Research Report on Cerner Corporation and Quality Systems, Inc.
Today, announced its research report highlighting Cerner Corporation (NASDAQ: CERN) and Quality Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: QSII). Full content and research is available at MarketWire

Investors Look to Hedge Rating Adjustments - Research Report on AeroVironment, Inc. and Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc.
Today, announced its research report highlighting AeroVironment, Inc. (NASDAQ: AVAV) and Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SPR). Full content and research is available at MarketWire

Levi & Korsinsky Notifies Investors With Losses on Their Investment in Dendreon Corporation of Class Action Lawsuit and the October 4, 2011 Lead Plaintiff Deadline
Levi & Korsinsky announces that a class action lawsuit has been commenced in the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington at Seattle on behalf of purchasers of Dendreon Corporation ("Dendreon") (NASDAQ: DNDN) who purchased shares between January 7, 2011 and August 3, 2011 (the "Class Period"). MarketWire

Intergraph(R) CADWorx(R) & Analysis University 2011 Alumni Discount Expires August 15th
The Intergraph CADWorx & Analysis University 2011 (CAU2011) $400 alumni discount for individuals who have attended a previous CADWorx University Conference expires August 15, 2011 MarketWire


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Tikkurila Oyj: Ilmarinen's holdings in Tikkurila increased to 10.12 percent (Announcement pursuant to the Securities Markets Act, Chapter 2, Section 10)
Tikkurila OyjStock Exchange ReleaseAugust 5, 2011 at 4.45 p.m. (CET+1) GlobeNewswire

Trimble has filed an application to redeem minority shares in Tekla Corporation

President and CEO Jouni Hartikainen resigns
Elcoteq SEStock Exchange Release August 5, 2011 at 15:00 (EET) GlobeNewswire

Outlook very uncertain due to lenders' actions - negotiations with Platinum Equity terminated
Elcoteq SEStock Exchange Release August 5, 2011 at 15:00 (EET) GlobeNewswire


TradeDoubler named preferred network in Europe
The digital marketing company TradeDoubler has been named the preferred affiliate network in Europe in a survey among more than 1,000 affiliates, conducted by the trade association for affiliate and performance marketing A4U. GlobeNewswire


AirFrance KLM July 2011 traffic
Passenger GlobeNewswire

Sanoma's Interim Report 1 January-30 June 2011: New structure for speeding up the digital transition and growth

Sanoma renews its organisation
Stock Exchange Release 5/8/20118:15 GlobeNewswire

Central government payments gave a deficit
Swedish central government payments resulted in a deficit of SEK 3.7 billion in July, which is SEK 2.2 billion higher than The Debt Office's latest forecast. GlobeNewswire

Notification of Change in Shareholding
Metro International S.A., the international newspaper group, hereby announces in accordance with the "Law of 11 January 2008 on transparency requirements for issuers of securities", where Luxembourg is the home Member State (the "Transparency Law"), a change in shareholding. GlobeNewswire

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