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Companies from Singapore, Thailand, India, and Philippines Feted at the AIM Asian CSR Awards
Five companies from Singapore, Thailand, India, and the Philippines were awarded at the latest AIM Asian CSR Awards, held last October 26, 2012 at the Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand ACN Newswire

PropThink: Reason To Own STJ Is Gone; Pressure Remains On The Stock
By David MoskowitzShares of St. Jude Medical (NYSE:STJ) fell Thursday after the company announced negative results from the RESPECT trial, which was expected to support U.S. approval of the Amplatzer PFO Occluder (PFO) for the prevention of recurrent cryptogenic stroke ACN Newswire

PropThink: MRK Earnings Upside; Top-Line Miss No Big Deal, Dividend Continues To Support
By David MoskowitzMerck & Co. (NYSE:MRK) reported better than expected earnings Friday morning, with EPS of $0.95 vs. the Street Consensus of $0.93. While 3Q total revenues came in below expectations ($11.49 billion vs. the Consensus estimate of $11 ACN Newswire

PropThink: Expecting Significant AutoloGel Ramp In 2013
By Jason Napodano, CFAShares of Cytomedix, Inc. (OTC:CMXI) have been under heavy pressure the past six months. The stock is off 67% from the highs in May 2012 and 57% from the August 2012 decision by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to grant Coverage with Evidence Development (CED) for AutoloGel (company press release) ACN Newswire

American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc: Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Release
American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (AAM), which is traded as AXL on the NYSE, today reported its financial results for the third quarter of 2012.Third Quarter 2012 Results * Third quarter 2012 sales of $702.9 million, up 8.5% from the third quarter of 2011 * Non-GM sales grew approximately 14% on a year-over-year basis to $198.8 million * Gross profit of $90.7 million, or 12 ACN Newswire

HuMANDATA Launches Stamp CPLD Module of Altera MAX II
HuMANDATA LTD., a manufacturer of various FPGA/CPLD boards in Japan, today released AP68-05, a new stamp size PLCC CPLD module powered by Altera Corp.'s MAX II CPLD (EPM1270F256C5N, EPM2210F256C5N).AP68-05 comes in compact 25.3 x 25.3mm board is so compact that it can be equipped on universal boards by using a 68 pin DIP IC socket. AP68-05 operates with only 3.3V power supply ACN Newswire

CSOP Asset Management Limited: CSOP FTSE A50 ETF Second Batch of Quota Sold Out
CSOP Asset Management, the Hong Kong subsidiary of China Southern Fund, announced it has sold out the second batch of RMB 2 billion-worth of quota for CSOP FTSE A50 ETF (Stock Code:, its RQFII A-Share Exchange Traded Fund product.CSOP was granted a total of RMB 7 billion for CSOP FTSE A50 ETF in two batches ACN Newswire

Eastman Completes Acoustics Extrusion Line in Ghent, Belgium
Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE: EMN) today announced that it has completed its Saflex(R) Q series advanced acoustic polyvinyl butyral (PVB) extrusion line in Ghent, Belgium. The facility produces multi-layer rolls of Saflex(R) Q series sheet for automotive applications ACN Newswire

Ranjeet Sundher, President and CEO of Challenger Deep Resources (TSXV: CDE), Discusses Outlook for Asian Coal Market and Company's Production Plans in Contact Strategy Note Interview
Vancouver, British Columbia, October 25, 2012 - Ranjeet Sundher, President and CEO of Challenger Deep Resources Corp. (TSXV: CDE), sat down recently with the Contact Strategy Note to discuss his outlook for the Asian coal market and his company's production plans.Mr. Sundher is a firm believer that the Asian market for thermal coal is in good shape and poised to grow stronger ACN Newswire

Eastman Announces Third-Quarter 2012 Financial Results
Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) today announced earnings from continuing operations, excluding the items described in Table 4 of the accompanying third-quarter 2012 financial tables, of $1.57 per diluted share for third quarter 2012 versus $1.26 per diluted share for third quarter 2011. Reported earnings from continuing operations were $0.99 per diluted share in third quarter 2012 and $1 ACN Newswire

Avino Silver and Gold (TSXV:ASM) (NYSE-MKT:ASM) Third Quarter Results from Mexico Silver Operations - Video Summary Posted on
Vancouver, British Columbia, October 25, 2012 - Vancouver based Avino Silver and Gold (TSXV:ASM) (NYSE-MKT:ASM) announced third quarter production results from its mine operations in has produced a ""video news alert"" about Avino Silver based on this information. If this link is not enabled, please visit www.InvestmentPitch ACN Newswire

PropThink: More Money, Same Problems; OREX Gains on Public Offering
By Jake KingWord from Orexigen Therapeutics (NASDAQ:OREX) Wednesday that it will be raising capital in the form of an equity offering came as little surprise to investors, and the market is taking the news positively during Thursday's trading session. OREX gapped up from $5.52 at the open and trades at $5 ACN Newswire

EPAM Systems, Inc. Announces Date For Third-Quarter 2012 Earnings Release and Conference Call
EPAM Systems, Inc. (NYSE: EPAM), a leading provider of complex software engineering solutions and a leader in Central and Eastern European IT service delivery, today announced plans to release its third quarter 2012 results after the market closes on Thursday, November 8, 2012. The Company will host a conference call to discuss results on Friday, November 9, 2012 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern ACN Newswire

Intergraph(R) CADWorx(R) DraftPro(TM) Now Compatible With AutoCAD(R) 2013
Intergraph has released an updated version of CADWorx DraftPro that provides full compatibility with AutoCAD 2013. Always 100% free via download, CADWorx DraftPro is the company's new AutoCAD-based intelligent 2D plant design and layout solution that is specification driven, with hundreds of ready-to-use specifications in metric and imperial formats and over 60,000 piping components MarketWire

Epicor Announces New Automotive Aftermarket Leadership Team
Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail, and services organizations, has announced a new management team for its automotive aftermarket business, which serves hundreds of thousands of replacement parts manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, vehicle service providers, and consumers throughout North America and Europe. MarketWire

Provident New York Bancorp to Announce Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2012 Earnings
Provident New York Bancorp (NYSE: PBNY), the parent company of Provident Bank, today announced that it plans to release fourth quarter results for fiscal 2012 after market close on Monday, October 29, 2012. MarketWire

ELA's Higher Education Council Joins Amicus Brief With the American Council on Education in Vance v. Ball State

Nathaniel J. Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary With 2013 - 2014 Multi-City 2 Day Interactive Consumer and Business Symposium, V. E. :: Vision. Excellence.
New York, Washington D.C., Miami, Dallas, Los Angeles, and Chicago have been chosen as the official host cities of the 10 year interactive anniversary celebration of a company founded on the core values instilled in its founder -- Nathaniel J. -- while enlisted in the United States Air Force: Integrity first, Service before self, Excellence in all we do. MarketWire Hits 10,800,000 Monthly Page Views
Super Directories, Inc.-Merrill, New York (OTCQB: SDIR) announced that pages views from its website is up twenty percent from last year. Currently the website has been averaging about 10,800,000 monthly page views, with an average of 4,200,000 monthly visitors. MarketWire

SavATree Encourages Use of Reputable Tree Services Following Hurricane Sandy
With Hurricane Sandy looming, SavATree is encouraging residential and commercial property owners to avoid potential problems by seeking the services of reputable tree companies. MarketWire

Pinnacle Security Enters Strategic Relationship With Monitronics
Pinnacle Security, a leader in the residential security industry, today announced an alliance with Monitronics, one of the nation's fastest growing home security alarm monitoring companies, via a sale of a portion of its existing account portfolio and an agreement for future account sales. MarketWire

1st Enterprise Bank Joins Habitat for Humanity SF/SCV and CalVet to Build Habitat for Heroes Homes for Veterans in Santa Clarita and Los Angeles
1st Enterprise Bank (OTCBB: FENB) joined as the newest partner in the unprecedented collaboration to construct the country's first service enriched Habitat for Heroes veteran village MarketWire

Sadat X: Currently on Tour in Europe
Critically acclaimed, respected and recognized as a leading force behind authentic Hip Hop, Sadat X tours Germany and Switzerland in preparation for his latest anticipated album: Love, Hell or Right (Oct. 17th - Nov. 4th, 2012) thru Canadian label 6 8 2 Records. MarketWire

Mobile Casino Three Thousand Pound Giveaway at
The recently launched mobile casino on for iPad and iPhone devices has seen dramatic growth in the first two weeks since going live. The take up among current desktop Boylegames players and new players who have signed up specifically to play on the mobile site, has exceeded expectations. MarketWire

Rapid Fire Marketing Announces Michael Levinsohn, Esq. Appointed to Advisory Board for Medical Cannabis Management
Rapid Fire Marketing (PINKSHEETS: RFMK) ("the Company") a developer, producer and of vapor inhaler products, announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Medical Cannabis Management (MCM), is proud to announce that it has appointed attorney, Michael Levinsohn, to serve on the Advisory Board of the Company effective immediately. MarketWire

Antitrust Clearance for Sale of SS/L Received by Loral and MDA
Loral Space & Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: LORL) today announced that Loral and MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (MDA) have received notice from the Department of Justice that it has completed its review of the transaction to sell Space Systems/Loral, Inc MarketWire

Columbia Commercial Bancorp Reports Third Quarter 2012 Results
Columbia Commercial Bancorp (OTCBB: CLBC), a single bank holding company for Columbia Community Bank (the Bank), reports a net profit of $294,000, or $0.09 per diluted share for the third quarter of 2012 compared to $133,000 and $211,000, or $0.04 and $0.07 per diluted share, for the second and first quarters of 2012, respectively MarketWire

Pacific Gold Corp. Annual Meeting and Dividend
Pacific Gold Corp. (OTCQB: PCFG)(PINKSHEETS: PCFG), announced today that it is holding its annual meeting at Bally's in Las Vegas, Nevada on November 13, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. in the Palace 1 room. The meeting is open to all shareholders of record as of November 1, 2012. For entrance to the meeting shareholders should bring their proxy card or a reasonable proof of share ownership. MarketWire

Intertape Polymer Group(R) to Exhibit at Pack Expo International 2012 in Chicago
Intertape Polymer Group® Inc. ("IPG®" or the "Company") (TSX: ITP), a leading manufacturer of industrial and packaging products, will be exhibiting at Pack Expo International held at McCormick Place in Chicago from October 28-31, 2012. MarketWire

Global Income Fund Announces 1-for-4 Reverse Stock Split
Global Income Fund, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: GIFD) (OTCBB: GIFD) (the "Company") today announced a 1-for-4 reverse split of the issued and outstanding shares of common stock of the Company, effective as of the start of trading on November 5, 2012. The reverse stock split was approved by the Company's Board of Directors and is intended to enhance shareholder value MarketWire

St. James Infirmary Latest Community-Based Healthcare Group to Oppose Measure B Says No on Government Waste Committee
The overwhelming outpouring of opposition to Measure B, the so-called "Safer Sex" initiative on the Nov. 6th ballot, continued with the announcement by St MarketWire

Seniors Helping Seniors of Northern Colorado, a Senior Care Provider, Sponsors Veterans Celebration at Pathways Hospice
Seniors Helping Seniors of Northern Colorado, a compassionate senior care company, is sponsoring a Veteran's Celebration on Monday, November 12, 2012 from 3:00 to 4:00 PM. All members of the Fort Collins and northern Colorado community are invited to attend the free indoor event at Pathways Hospice's Administrative Office and Grief Counseling Center at 305 Carpenter Road in Fort Collins MarketWire

IMAP Global Consumer Report 2012: Expanding Middle Class Creating Unprecedented Opportunity for Game-Changing M&A
An emerging middle class in developing countries is creating unprecedented opportunity for expansion in the consumer brands sector that could result in game-changing mergers and acquisitions this year, according to the new IMAP Global Consumer Report 2012. MarketWire

Extra Holidays by Wyndham Invites Travelers to Book Scariest Last Minute Travel Deals With Destinations in Daytona Beach, Palm Springs & Williamsburg
If you want spooky fun, travel to the world's most haunted places. However, if you want scary good travel deals, try booking with Extra Holidays by Wyndham to one of our destinations in Daytona Beach, Palm Springs and Williamsburg. MarketWire

$409,722 Progressive Jackpot Won at Four Winds New Buffalo on a Penny Slot Machine
Four Winds®, the premier gaming destinations in the Midwest, is pleased to announce that Anita S., from Plymouth, Ind., won a $409,722 jackpot playing the QuarterMillion$ Instant Fortune™ penny slot on Sunday, October 21. Anita came to Four Winds after telling her sister two weeks ago that she was going to win on that specific machine MarketWire

Emerging World Pharma Inc. President Provides Update From Global Pharma Corp. Annual Meeting
Emerging World Pharma Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EWPI) -- Emerging World Pharma president Steve Ignatavicius was in attendance at the annual meeting of the board of directors from the company's strategic partner African Global Pharma Corp. The primary focus of the meeting was the restructuring and consolidation of operations at African Global Pharma Corp. GH. MarketWire Customer Named 2012 Ventana Research Business Leadership Award Winner, the cloud applications company, today announced that customer Scott Travasos, CFO at Blue Shield of California Foundation (BSCF), was recognized by Ventana Research with the Chief Financial Officer Leadership Award in the 2012 Ventana Research Leadership Awards MarketWire

Enterprise Holdings Announces Record Profitability, Fiscal 2012 Highlights and Updated Sustainability Report
Enterprise Holdings -- which owns and operates Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car -- provided highlights of its 2012 fiscal year, including an updated Corporate Sustainability Report. Generating $13 MarketWire

Pathfinder Bancorp, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Earnings
Pathfinder Bancorp, Inc. ("Company"), the mid-tier holding company of Pathfinder Bank, (NASDAQ: PBHC) announced its results for the three and nine-month periods ended September 30, 2012. MarketWire

Santeon Debuts New Live Streaming Platform in Collaboration With Georgetown University and OneBlue.TV
Santeon Group, Inc. (OTCBB: SANT) announced today it will be debuting its new live streaming platform on Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 12:00PM EST as part of an event hosted by Georgetown University's School of Conflict Resolution and OneBlue.TV MarketWire

Send Word Now Prepares to Deliver Critical Alerts in Connection With "Frankenstorm Sandy"
Send Word Now, the leading worldwide provider of emergency notification and incident management services, announced today that the company is fully prepared to assist clients and prospects with any and all emergency alerts as the Eastern Seaboard readies for Hurricane Sandy MarketWire

Trump SoHo Unveils New Pricing for Special Collection of Residences
Trump SoHo Hotel Condominium, rated one of the Top 5 hotels in New York City in Conde Nast's Readers' Choice Awards, continues to impress guests and owners with its superior luxury service and premier lifestyle amenities. In just two years, the hotel has surged to the forefront of New York City's heated hospitality market. MarketWire

All American Energy Holdings, Inc. Announces New Name and Symbol Change
All American Energy Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AAEH) announced today it has completed its name and symbol change, having received formal approval from FINRA. The new name is All American Energy Holdings, Inc. and its new symbol is AAEH which the Company is now trading under. MarketWire

Treasure State Bank Reports Third Quarter 2012 Operating Results
Treasure State Bank ("the Bank") (OTCBB: TRSU), a Montana chartered community bank, today announced: MarketWire

NuVasive Announces PMA Approval of the PCM(R) Cervical Disc System
NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a medical device company focused on developing minimally disruptive surgical products and procedures for the spine, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Premarket Approval (PMA) for the PCM® Cervical Disc System. MarketWire

Sierra Vista Bank Earns $68,000 in 3Q12
Sierra Vista Bank (OTCQB: SVBA) today reported earnings of $68,000, or $0.03 per share compared to earnings of $132,000 or $0.07 per share one year earlier. The quarter reflected a strong net interest margin, and stable asset quality. All financial results are preliminary and unaudited. MarketWire

Bank of the James Reports Strong Year-Over-Year Earnings Growth in Third Quarter, Nine-Month 2012 Financial Results
Bank of the James Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BOTJ) MarketWire

APICS The Association for Operations Management Announces Caterpillar Inc. and Hewlett-Packard as 2012 APICS Corporate Awards of Excellence Winners
APICS The Association for Operations Management today announced Caterpillar Inc. and Hewlett-Packard as 2012 APICS Corporate Awards of Excellence winners. Each year, APICS -- the global leader and premier source of the body of knowledge in supply chain and operations management -- recognizes significant bottom-line and workforce development results achieved through innovation and education. MarketWire

Rivertop Renewables, University of Montana, and MonTEC Celebrate Opening of New Labs and Semi-Works Facility
Today Rivertop Renewables (, a Montana-based renewable chemicals company, in partnership with the University of Montana (UM) ( and the Montana Technology Enterprise Center (MonTEC), celebrated the completed renovation of Rivertop's chemistry labs, office space, and construction of its semi-works facility MarketWire

Boca Raton Police Department Leverages VidSys Physical Security Information Management Software for Third Presidential Debate
VidSys, a leading provider of Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software, today announced that it collaborated with the Boca Raton Police Department to protect the Obama and Romney motorcades as they traveled to and from the third presidential debate at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida MarketWire

mPhase Creates New Class of Jump Starters Featuring Fast Recharge Times
mPhase Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: XDSL) announced today that the mPower Jump introduced yesterday is a full powered, portable, rechargeable jump starter that features fast recharge times and fits in a glove box. MarketWire

Moog Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Year End 2012 Earnings Webcast on November 2, 2012
Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A) (NYSE: MOG.B) will release its fourth quarter and year end earnings for the period ended September 29, 2012 on Friday November 2, 2012. In conjunction with this release, Moog will host a conference call beginning at 11:00 a.m. ET, which will be simultaneously broadcast live over the Internet. John Scannell, CEO, and Don Fishback, CFO, will host the call. MarketWire

AMAX to Support New Windows 8 Operating System
AMAX, a leading innovator of High Performance Computing (HPC), dynamic Enterprise IT, and custom Appliance Manufacturing solutions, today announced support for the latest Microsoft® Windows® 8 Operating System for its embedded appliances and various server and workstation platforms MarketWire

Wall Street Communications Clients Earn High Marks and Top Accolades From Industry Pubs and Their Readers
Wall Street Communications today announced that its clients Harmonic, Chyron, iStreamPlanet, Snell, Front Porch Digital, and Vimond have earned a series of key editors' and readers' choice awards, as well as top-100 rankings, from leading industry publications. MarketWire

Oski Deep Bounds 2012 HWMCC Prize Awarded to Chalmers University's Niklas Sorensson and Koen Claessen in Hardware Model Checking Competition
Formal verification services provider Oski Technology (, the first industrial sponsor of the annual Hardware Model Checking Competition (HWMCC), today named Niklas Sörensson and Koen Claessen of Chalmers University from Gothenburg, Sweden, winners of the 2012 Oski Deep Bounds Award. MarketWire

Arxan Technologies to Speak at Droidcon London on Protecting Android Apps Against Reverse-Engineering and Hackers
WHAT: Arxan Technologies, a leading provider of software security solutions that protects the global App Economy, will deliver a presentation by Mark Noctor, EMEA sales director, entitled "Protect Your Business against Reverse Engineering" at Droidcon London MarketWire

SBM Offshore - Yme Platform Update
SBM Offshore confirms thatTalisman and SBM Offshore have today presented a planto the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway regarding repairs of the groutingofthe legs of the Yme platform. MarketWire

Stones Fans Grab Tickets for First Tour in Five Years
After five years away from the stage, The Rolling Stones have returned with four shows to kick off the band's 50th Anniversary celebration. However, the return is coupled with ticket prices that are significantly higher than any other concert event with tickets sold via during the month of October. MarketWire

Employees at TopLine Win Statewide Awards for Outstanding Community Service
The employees of TopLine Federal Credit Union took home three of the four statewide community service awards in TopLine's asset class from the Minnesota Credit Union Network (MnCUN) and the Credit Union National Association (CUNA). The awards represent the highest honors for community service that the Minnesota Credit Union Network bestows upon its member organizations. MarketWire

Sage Communications Receives American Marketing Association D.C. Top Marketer, Outstanding Marketer Awards
Sage Communications, a leading full-service marketing communications, branding, public relations and event planning firm based in the D.C. Metro area, is pleased to announce it has received two American Marketing Association Washington, D.C. (AMADC) awards, the AMADC Top Marketer award and the AMADC Outstanding Marketer award MarketWire

Bingo Slots Halloween Promotion Double Money Costume Party at
Industry leading online bingo site has launched a Halloween costume slot party promotion. A different Halloween costume based slot game will be included each day over a seven day period. Up to two thousand pounds in bingo bonus cash can be won, along with lots of bonus prizes. MarketWire

Double Crown Resources Completes Final Steps for Commencing New Oil Service Operations
Double Crown Resources, Inc. (OTCQB: DDCC), a fully reporting company (hereinafter, "Double Crown"), has been developing new business ventures to supply vital minerals needed for oilfield drilling operations MarketWire

Unemployment Rate Increases for People With Disabilities During Third Quarter, Allsup Reports
During the third quarter of 2012, the unemployment rate for people with disabilities showed a notable increase to 13.7 percent, from 12.9 percent in the previous quarter MarketWire

United Data Technologies (UDT) Raises College Scholarship Funds at Annual Golf Tournament
United Data Technologies (UDT), a leading provider of IT solutions in the Southeast United States, recently held its third annual golf tournament to benefit high school seniors in the greater Nashville community. MarketWire

Viper Motorcycle Company Will Display at the 2012 SEMA Trade Show October 30 - November 2, 2012
Viper Motorcycle Company, a wholly owned division of Viper Powersports, Inc. (OTCQB: VPWI), announced today that it would display at the 2012 SEMA Trade Show. MarketWire

FreshDirect Celebrates 1,000th Philadelphia Customer With $1,000 Donation to Philabundance
FreshDirect, a leading online retailer of fresh foods and grocery items, announced today that the company celebrated reaching their 1,000th customer in Philadelphia on October 25. In honor of FreshDirect's 1,000th customer and as part of their ongoing partnership, FreshDirect will make a $1,000 donation to Philabundance to help support their critical food shortage. MarketWire

Smoky Market Foods Releases Status Update, Qualifications to Plans for Financing
Smoky Market Foods, Inc. (OTCQB: SMKY) released today an updated report on the status of its operations since announcing the recruitment of two retail executives in early September MarketWire

Restoration Industry Association Provides Preparation Tips for Hurricane Sandy
The Restoration Industry Association (RIA) offers these tips for homeowners and businesses preparing for Hurricane Sandy. MarketWire

Quantum Announces Pricing of Private Placement of 4.50% Convertible Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2017
Quantum Corp. (NYSE: QTM) announced today that it priced a private placement of $60 million aggregate principal amount of 4.50% Convertible Senior Subordinated Notes due 2017 to be issued to qualified institutional buyers in reliance on Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended MarketWire

Northway Financial, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Earnings
Northway Financial, Inc. (the "Company") (OTCBB: NWYF) reported net income for the quarter ended September 30, 2012 of $2,229,000 compared to net income of $1,030,000 for the quarter ended September 30, 2011. For the nine months ended September 30, 2012, the Company reported net income of $4,635,000 compared to $4,777,000 for the same period in 2011 MarketWire

WVT Communications Group Announces Transfer of Common Stock Listing to NYSE MKT
Warwick Valley Telephone Company (NASDAQ: WWVY), referred to as WVT Communications Group or the Company, the parent company of leading cloud communications pioneers, today announced the pending transfer of the listing of its common stock from the NASDAQ Global Market ("NASDAQ") to the NYSE Euronext's NYSE MKT ("NYSE MKT") MarketWire

VoloMetrix Launches New Sales Module to Dramatically Improve Sales Force Effectiveness
Today, VoloMetrix -- an enterprise SaaS company providing deep insights to improve organizational responsiveness and drive productivity -- announced the VoloMetrix Sales Module MarketWire

Epicor Vision Automotive Aftermarket Software Now Offers Parts Demand Intelligence Integration, Several Additional New Capabilities

Modernizing Medicine Saves Plastic Surgeons Time and Money With EMA Plastic Surgery(TM)
Modernizing Medicine, the creator of the Electronic Medical Assistant™ (EMA), a cloud-based specialty-specific EMR application, announced today that it has launched EMA Plastic Surgery™, a new ONC-ATCB Certified EMR for plastic surgeons. This is the fourth specialty-specific EMR launched by the company, joining EMA Dermatology, EMA Ophthalmology and EMA Optometry. MarketWire

Washingtonian Magazine Profiles Convergent CEO Dave Zier
Dave Zier, Chief Executive Officer of Convergent Wealth Advisors, was recently recognized by Washingtonian magazine in their annual "They Know Money" edition. The publication's November issue ranks the top fee-only advisers in the Washington metro area and hit newsstands this week. MarketWire

Vante Demonstrating "Choice Focused" Line Up of Cutting Edge Thermal Forming Devices and Services at All Price Points at MD&M Minneapolis Booth #705
Vante, a leader in thermal forming devices and services and 2011 Small Business Administration (SBA) Arizona Exporter of the Year, will be demonstrating its dynamic, "Choice Focused" line up of cutting edge offerings at MD&M Minneapolis October 31st through November 1st. MarketWire

SEI Expands Long-Term Relationship With SunTrust
SEI (NASDAQ: SEIC) announced today that it has extended its multi-year strategic partnership with SunTrust Banks, Inc. through 2020. As part of the new agreement, SEI will now handle securities processing functions for SunTrust's Private Wealth Management business. MarketWire

AIVN International Mining News Update
American International Ventures, Inc. (OTCBB: AIVN) (OTCQB: AIVN) is announcing the outcome of its First Annual Mining Summit held in mid-September, 2012 in Reno, Nevada and recent events. MarketWire

MEDIA ALERT: Newly Enhanced ADP National Employment Report(R) to Debut on Thursday, November 1, 2012
WHAT:ADP®, a leader in human capital management services, will release the October 2012 ADP National Employment Report on Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 8:15 a.m. ET. The data will be posted on and issued via a Marketwire news release MarketWire

RiceBran Technologies(TM) Begins Trading Under New Stock Symbol "RIBT"
RiceBran Technologies (OTCQB: RIBT), a global leader in the production and marketing of value added products derived from rice bran, today begins trading under the stock symbol "RIBT." Additionally, Mr. Robert C. Schweitzer, who was appointed to the Board of Directors on October 3, 2012, has been named our new Chairman. As Chairman, he will also lead the Executive Committee. Mr MarketWire

Norton Makes Windows 8 Safer and Faster
Norton by Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC) announced today that its award-winning consumer security products Norton 360, Norton Internet Security, and Norton AntiVirus are fully compatible with the newly released Windows 8 operating system(1). The latest releases are optimized to make Windows 8 safer and faster compared with running Windows Defender on Windows 8 MarketWire

Walter Energy Third Quarter 2012 Results to Include Goodwill Impairment Charge
Walter Energy Inc. (NYSE: WLT) (TSE: WLT), the world's leading, publicly traded "pure-play" producer of metallurgical (met) coal for the global steel industry, today announced that it is anticipating a third quarter non-cash goodwill impairment charge. MarketWire

The Halloween Candy Buy-Back Program Is Back at Bright Side Dental
Bright Side Dental is hosting their 3rd Annual Halloween Candy Buy-Back Program to benefit Operation Gratitude. MarketWire

TASER Q3 Revenues Up 18% to $28.8 Million
TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR), today announced financial results for the third quarter of 2012 ended September 30, 2012. MarketWire

Lithia Motors Announces Acquisition of Toyota Store, Sale of CJD Store
Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE: LAD) announced that we acquired Bitterroot Toyota in Missoula, Montana. The store will be named Lithia Toyota of Missoula, and adds $45 million in estimated annual revenues. The new location complements our existing Chrysler Jeep Dodge store in Missoula, which was acquired in 2003. We now operate two of the four leading franchises in the community. MarketWire

1st Capital Bank Announces Hire of Mark Andino as Chief Operating Officer
1st Capital Bank (OTCBB: FISB): 1st Capital Bank ("Bank") today announced the hire of Mark Andino as the Bank's Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr MarketWire

Implant Sciences Provides QS-B220 Qualification Testing Update

Emerald Oil, Inc. Hosting Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call
Emerald Oil, Inc. ("Emerald" or the "Company") (NYSE MKT: EOX) plans to announce its third quarter 2012 financial and operational results on Thursday, November 8, 2012 after the close of trading on the NYSE MKT. The Company will host a conference call on Friday, November 9, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m. Mountain Time) to discuss financial and operational results for the quarter. MarketWire

AlumiFuel Power Enters Into Strategic Business Development Agreement With New York Investment Firm
Early production stage hydrogen generation company AlumiFuel Power Corporation (OTCBB: AFPW) (the "Company"), announced today that it has entered into a corporate development agreement with a New York City advisory investment firm that specializes in developing strategic partnerships and capital options for emerging growth companies with dynamic technology and growth prospects MarketWire

3M Health Information Systems Wins InterSystems Breakthrough Application Award for Innovations in Meeting Complex Healthcare Challenges
InterSystems Corporation, a global leader in software for connected care, today announced that its application partner 3M Health Information Systems has been recognized with the InterSystems Award for Breakthrough Applications at the ninth annual Connected Health Symposium in Boston MarketWire

HKN Moves Listing of Common Stock From NYSE MKT to OTCQB
HKN, Inc. (NYSE MKT: HKN) ("HKN" or "the Company") announced that it has voluntarily decided to move the listing of its stock from the NYSE MKT to the OTC Markets' OTCQB marketplace. HKN expects to commence trading on the OTCQB effective October 31, 2012. MarketWire

ITC Ruling That BDT Customers Directly Infringe Claims of Overland Storage Partitioning Patent Was Not Changed; Ruling Strengthens Overland Storage Mail Slot Patent
Overland Storage (NASDAQ: OVRL), a trusted global provider of effortless data management and data protection solutions across the data lifecycle, today announced that the U.S. International Trade Commission ("ITC") has released a Notice of Commission Decision in the infringement action filed by Overland Storage against IBM, Dell and BDT MarketWire

LNG Exports Could Mean Big Business for Texas and Louisiana, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The production of natural gas from shale formations throughout the U.S. has been nothing short of a game changer. Natural gas is being produced from the U.S. in record amounts, reserves are at an all-time high, and prices are at historic lows. MarketWire

U.S. Industrial Manufacturing Industry Slips in 2012, Shows Signs of Hope for Growth in 2013, an Industrial Info News Alert
Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The Great Recession and the following years of recovery have taken their toll on the Industrial Manufacturing Industry in the U.S MarketWire

Docu-Drama "Top Priority: The Terror Within" Comes to Santa Monica's AMC 7
Fleur De Lis Film Studios announced that its award-winning feature documentary "Top Priority: The Terror Within" will open the American Film Market with the screening at the AMC 7 in Santa Monica, CA on October 31, 2012 at 3PM MarketWire

Northland Receives Dispensation for 90 Tonnes Trucks
Northland Resources S.A. (TSX: NAU)(FRANKFURT: NPK)(OSLO: NAUR)(OMX: NAURo) ("Northland" or the "Company") has been granted dispensation for 90 tonnes trucks by the Swedish Transport Authority ("STA"). MarketWire

AngloGold Ashanti West Wits Employees Start Return to Work
AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU) is pleased to report that most workers have started returning to the three West Wits mines this morning. These workers join their colleagues at the Vaal River operations who returned to work on Monday, 22 October and Tuesday, 23 October 2012. MarketWire

TECHNICOLOR Teams with Warner Bros. as a Reference Customer for Technicolor's End-to-End Digital Studio Platform
MEDIA ALERT Technicolor Teams with Warner Bros. as a Reference Customer forTechnicolor's End-to-End Digital Studio Platform Technicolor launches its digital studio backbone to integrate studios,Technicolor and third-party service providers on an open digital platformwith key functionality and tools to meet the demands of content creators and distributors MarketWire

DSM to acquire Cargill's cultures and enzymes business
Royal DSM, the global LifeSciences and Materials Sciences company, announcedtoday that it has reached agreement with Cargill to acquire Cargill'sculturesand enzymes business in an all cash transaction for a total enterprisevalue ofEUR85 million. Subject to customary conditions, the transaction is expectedtoclose in the next couple of months MarketWire

Successful Completion of GTF Maintenance Shutdown

TECHNICOLOR: Third quarter 2012: Strong revenue growth, continued deleveraging Amplify 2015 on track
Third quarter 2012:Strong revenue growth, continued deleveragingAmplify 2015 on trackParis (France), 26 October 2012 - The Board of Directors ofTechnicolor(PARIS: TCH) met to review the Group's revenues for the third quarterof 2012 MarketWire

HP.ITA Corporation Engages Auditors to Perform Financial Audits to Go Public in the U.S. Stock Market
HP.ITA Corporation (fka Provimex, Inc.), a Nevada corporation founded in 2004, announced today that the Company has engaged PLS CPA, an independent San Diego-based PCAOB-registered auditing firm, to perform the audit of the Company's financial statements and those of HP.ITA Joint Stock Company, a Vietnamese company, in order go public in the U.S. stock market. MarketWire

Businessmen Bank on Marijuana as Colorado's Green Rush Approaches in the Medical Marijuana Industry With Hemp, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HEMP) Leading the Charge
Hemp, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: HEMP) -- With 12 days to the Presidential Elections and marijuana and hemp being voted on in states all across America, mass media exposure could not have come at a better time. According to the article in Newsweek magazine, "If current polls hold, voters in Washington State and Colorado will vote to legalize marijuana.. MarketWire

MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 10/26
Romney surge, education, solar, algae as fuel, gasoline independence, mortgage, online health, security; 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 Successfully Shows Homeowners How to Drop Principal/Payments on Home Loans With Mortgage Guide
Homeowners will benefit from billions of dollars to reduce principal and rates on their mortgages in troubled times. will help thousands get their fair share. The money was set aside for homeowners with hardship thanks to pressure on U.S. Banks from Congress, the Justice Department and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, as well as 49 state attorneys MarketWire

RMJM UK Announces Business Restructuring
The Global Architecture firm RMJM has restructured its UK business to safeguard its ability to service its clients and to preserve the employment of its Architects in the UK. All 120 UK jobs have been secured as a result of the restructuring. MarketWire

Market Research Report -- Green Light Weight Packaging Offers Cost Savings and Consumer Approval has announced the addition of the new report "Lightweight Packaging," to their collection of market reports. MarketWire

New Market Research Report -- Social Networks Aggressively Venturing Into Social TV Market has announced the addition of the new report "Social TV Market: Global Advancements Forecasts & Analysis (2012 - 2017)," to their collection of market reports. MarketWire

SDRL - Seadrill reach 64.23% ownership in Asia Offshore Drilling Ltd, mandatory cash offer to be launched
After close of trading on Oslo Bors on 25October 2012 Seadrill Limited ("Seadrill") has acquired 12,190,858 sharesofAsia Offshore Drilling Limited (the "Company", OSE: AOD). The shares wereacquired at a price of US$5.0 per share (equals NOK28.71 based on theUSD/NOKexchange rate set by the Norwegian Central Bank on 25 October). MarketWire

Ericsson third quarter report 2012
* Sales decreased -2% YoY and -1% QoQ. * Networks decreased YoY due to weaker sales in parts of Europe, China,Korea and Russia as well as continued decline in CDMA equipment sales. Thiswas partly offset by strong development in North America. Operating marginwas stable QoQ. * Global Services increased sales 19% YoY MarketWire

Statoil: 2012 Third Quarter Results
Statoil's (OSE:STL, NYSE:STO) third quarter 2012 net operating income wasNOK40.9 billion, a 4% increase compared to NOK 39.3 billion in the thirdquarter of2011. "Statoil delivered solid financial results in the quarter. By ramping upnewfields, we have grown production year to date by 10% compared to the sameperiodlast year, and 8% compared to the 2011 average MarketWire

Vindicia Named a Fastest Growing Private Company in the San Francisco Bay Area for Second Consecutive Year
Vindicia, the leading provider of marketing and selling automation for the Digital Economy, today announced that it has made this year's San Francisco Business Times' "Top 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies" list for the second consecutive year MarketWire

Sarissa Resources Announces Letter of Intent to Form Joint Venture and Access Project Financing Update
Sarissa Resources Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SRSR) ("Sarissa"), through its wholly-owned subsidiary Nio-Star Corp. ("Nio-Star" or "the Company"), is pleased to release this update on the previously announced Letter of Intent ("LOI") signed in July. MarketWire

Venoco, Inc. Announces Conference Call to Discuss Third Quarter 2012 Financial and Operating Results
Venoco, Inc. announced that it will host a conference call to discuss third quarter 2012 financial and operating results on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 beginning at 11:00 AM Eastern Time. MarketWire

Saxena White P.A. Files Securities Fraud Class Action Against Knight Capital Group, Inc.
Saxena White P.A. has filed a securities fraud class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey against Knight Capital Group, Inc. ("Knight" or the "Company") (NYSE: KCG) on behalf of investors who purchased or otherwise acquired the common stock of the Company during the period from January 19, 2012 through August 1, 2012 (the "Class Period") MarketWire

Stonegate Bank Declares Dividend
The Board of Directors of Stonegate Bank (OTCBB: SGBK) today declared a cash dividend of $0.04 per common share, payable on November 26, 2012. This dividend is payable to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 9, 2012. Based on 8,239,334 common shares currently outstanding, the November 26, 2012 dividend represents a payout of approximately $329,573. MarketWire

Koninklijke Ten Cate NV : TenCate trading update for the third quarter of 2012
Highlights of the third quarter of2012 MarketWire

AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) Reports Third Quarter Results
For the third quarter of 2012, AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) generated diluted earnings attributable to its shareholders from continuing operations of $0.58 per share versus $0.66 per share in the prior year's quarter, which included a $0.07 per share benefit from the gain on the sale of our Belgian joint venture investment and a $0 MarketWire

REMINDER: Webcast Alert: AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) to Announce Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Results
AMCOL International Corporation (NYSE: ACO) announces the following Webcast: MarketWire

Vacon Oyj: SHARE REPURCHASE 26.10.2012
Vacon Plc ANNOUNCEMENT 26.10.2012 GlobeNewswire

Intervest Offices & Warehouses SA: Interim statement on the third quarter of 2012 of the board of directors for the period 01.07.2012 to 30.09.2012
Increase of operating distributable result: 16 % for the first nine months of 2012; 10 % in the third quarter of 2012 GlobeNewswire

Intervest Retail SA: Interim statement on the third quarter of 2012 of the board of directors for the period 01.07.2012 to 30.09.2012
Increase of operating distributable result: 4 % in the first nine months of 2012 (4 % in the third quarter of 2012) GlobeNewswire

TradeDoubler AB : New Nomination Committee in TradeDoubler AB (publ)
The Annual General Meeting on 8 May 2012 adopted principles for appointing a new Nomination Committee. The Committee shall be composed of representatives appointed by the three largest shareholders (by number of votes) wishing to appoint a representative as well as the chairman of the Board of Directors GlobeNewswire


STMicroelectronics Starts High-Volume Production of Motion and Orientation Sensor Solutions for Windows 8-Based Tablets
MEMS sensors and sensor-hub solution from ST begin shipping in third-party Windows 8-based tablets and convertible laptops GlobeNewswire

Tablet Wars: How does AAPL's iPad Mini Stack-up?
PrintMedia-Data UG /Tablet Wars: How does AAPL's iPad Mini Stack-up?. Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

MPLX LP Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering of Common Units
FINDLAY, Ohio, Oct. 26, 2012 - MPLX LP (MPLX), a Delaware limited partnership and a subsidiary of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC), announced today that it has priced its initial public offering of 17,300,000 common units at $22 per common unit GlobeNewswire

Vizrt Ltd. : Notice of Annual Meeting of Shareholders 2012
Bergen, Norway, October 26, 2012. Vizrt Ltd. (Oslo Main List: VIZ) GlobeNewswire

Telenor signs agreement with new Indian partner
Telenor Group has on 26 October 2012, through its new wholly owned Indian entity, Telewings Communications Pvt. Ltd. (Telewings), signed a partnership agreement with Lakshdeep Investments & Finance Pvt. Ltd (Lakshdeep), a company controlled by Mr. Sudhir Valia. This is a financial investment by Mr. Valia in his personal capacity GlobeNewswire

Restated historical figures for 2011 and 2012
We refer to the notice to the Oslo Stock Exchange dated 24 October 2012 regarding accounting consequences for the third quarter. GlobeNewswire

Storebrand ASA : Bond issue
Storebrand ASA - bond issue GlobeNewswire

Neste Oil inaugurates Europe's first pilot plant for producing microbial oil from waste and residues
Neste Oil CorporationPress release26 October 2012 at noon (EET) GlobeNewswire

Sika strengthens fire protection market position and know-how
Sika AG / Sika strengthens fire protection market position and know-how . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

SpareBank 1 SMN: Supplementary Information
SpareBank 1 SMN has published "Supplementary Information" as at q3 2012, containing fuller details of the Group's financial and economic position. The report is enclosed, in English only. GlobeNewswire

Imtech: Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders 10 December 2012
Gouda, The Netherlands - Royal Imtech N.V. (IM-AE, technical services provider in Europe) announces an Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders, to be held on Monday 10 December 2012. GlobeNewswire

Maurel et Prom : 20,000 bopd threshold crossing in Gabon
    Paris, 26 October 2012 No. 20-12 GlobeNewswire

Rezidor initiates a MEUR 13-15 optimisation and cost savings programme
The Rezidor Hotel Group initiates an optimisation and cost savings programme estimated at MEUR 13-15 to support our Route 2015 targets of increased profitability GlobeNewswire

Rezidor Hotel Group: Interim Report January-September 2012
Third quarter, 2012 GlobeNewswire

Atea Services & Software Releases Jumpstart 2012 To Speed Up Client Deployment and Improve Visibility, Control & Manageability
Atea ASA /Atea Services & Software Releases Jumpstart 2012 To Speed Up Client Deployment and Improve Visibility, Control & Manageability . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

DSM to acquire Cargill's cultures and enzymes business
Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, announced today that it has reached agreement with Cargill to acquire Cargill's cultures and enzymes business in an all cash transaction for a total enterprise value of €85 million. Subject to customary conditions, the transaction is expected to close in the next couple of months GlobeNewswire

Aker Solutions increases fabrication capacity in northern Norway
26 October 2012 - Aker Solutions has acquired a fabrication facility in Sandnessjøen, Norway, to increase its fabrication capacity in the Norwegian Sea and further north. The purchase is part of Aker Solutions' northern Norway strategy. GlobeNewswire

Beter Bed: Operating profit falls by 35% in third quarter
Third quarter: GlobeNewswire

Interim Report 1 April - 30 September 2012 (6 months)
This is a correction of the announcement from 08:00 26.10.2012 CEST. Reason for the correction: Misprint regarding revenue in bullit points.   1 April - 30 September 2012 (6 months) GlobeNewswire

Lindab's report for the Third Quarter 2012
Third quarter 2012 GlobeNewswire

Pöyry Oyj : Intermin Report 1 January - 30 September 2012
PÖYRY PLC  Interim Report 26 October 2012 at 8:30 a.m. GlobeNewswire

Nobia: Improved margins
Net sales for the third quarter amounted to SEK 2,863 million (3,109). Organic growth was a negative 5 per cent (0). Operating profit excluding net restructuring costs of SEK 26 million (113) amounted to SEK 142 million (126), corresponding to an operating margin of 5.0 per cent (4.1) GlobeNewswire

Clariant AG : Clariant and Wilmar establish Joint Venture for amines and selected amines derivatives
Clariant AG /Clariant AG : Clariant and Wilmar establish Joint Venture for amines and selected amines derivatives . Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters ONE.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

CellaVision AB: Interim report January - September 2012
Continued marginal improvements and strengthened market position through the addition of a new distribution partner GlobeNewswire

Good profit performance by SpareBank 1 SMN
SpareBank 1 SMN posted a profit of NOK 816m in the first nine months of 2012, an increase of NOK 71m over the same period last year. The Bank reinforced its position in both the retail and corporate market. GlobeNewswire

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