KEMET Corporation (NYSE: KEM), a leading manufacturer of tantalum, multilayer ceramic, solid aluminum, plastic film, paper and electrolytic capacitors, today announced that it will be presenting at the Stifel Nicolaus Technology, Communications & Internet Conference on February 9, 2011, in San Francisco, CA. The Investor Presentation will be broadcast and posted on the Company's website which can be accessed at http://www.kemet.com/ir. A replay of the broadcast will be available until Friday, March 11, 2011, through the same link.
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During 2010, new solar photovoltaic (PV) demand worldwide approached
10,000 MW, and is expected to grow by double digit percentages annually
for the foreseeable future, if production costs can be driven to
market-competitive levels. In response to interest in photovoltaics for
industrial and utility scale power, ... read more
Amgen (Nasdaq: AMGN) reported adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.17 for the fourth quarter of 2010, an increase of 11 percent compared to $1.05 for the fourth quarter of 2009. Adjusted net income increased 4 percent to $1,103 million in the fourth quarter of 2010 compared to $1,065 million in the fourth quarter of 2009.
Full year 2010 adjusted EPS were $5.21 versus $4.91 in 2009, a 6 percent increase. Full year 2010 adjusted net income increased slightly ... read more
Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) will hold a conference call on Feb. 3, 2011 at 1:30 p.m. PT to review its fourth quarter and fiscal 2010 results. The call will be broadcast live on the Web at http://investor.trimble.com. Investors without Internet access may dial into the call at (800) 528-9198 (U.S.) or (702) 928-6633 (international). The passcode is 39321697.
Trimble applies technology to make field and mobile workers in businesses and government significantly more productive. Solutions are focused on applications ... read more
Sanmina-SCI Corporation ("Sanmina-SCI" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: SANM), a leading global Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) company, today reported financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended January 1, 2011.
First Quarter Fiscal 2011 Highlights
-- Revenue of $1.66 billion
-- Non-GAAP operating margin of 4.2 percent
-- Non-GAAP diluted earnings per share of $0.45
-- GAAP operating margin of 3.7 percent
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CDI Corp. (NYSE: CDI) will report its 2010 fourth quarter and full-year results on Tuesday, February 22, 2011, prior to the opening of the market.
Following the release, management will hold a conference call at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss the company's results. The call can be accessed live, via the Internet, at www.cdicorp.com. A replay will be available for 14 days.
Headquartered in Philadelphia, CDI Corp. (NYSE: CDI) is a leading provider of engineering and information ... read more
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, the nation's leading pediatric research and treatment center devoted solely to children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases, thanks shoppers nationwide for their generosity during the holiday. Top brands such as Kmart, CVS/pharmacy, Dick's Sporting Goods, Williams-Sonoma, Inc., Sterling Jewelers Inc. and their loyal customers opened their hearts and purse strings during a questionable economic climate raising more than $3 million each during the Thanks and Giving campaign. The announcement was made today by ... read more
Belden Inc. (NYSE: BDC), a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission critical applications, today indicated that it will participate in the Stifel Nicolaus Technology, Communications & Internet Conference in San Francisco. Gray Benoist, Senior Vice President and CFO of Belden, will present at 12:45 p.m. Eastern on February 9. This event is a "fireside chat" style presentation and a webcast will be available in the investor relations section of the Company's Web site at http://investor.belden.com. ... read more
FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FTI) announced today that it has signed an agreement with China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) for the manufacture and supply of subsea production equipment for the Liuhua 4-1 development project. The award has a value of approximately $85 million in revenue to FMC Technologies.
The Liuhua 4-1 development project will contain eight subsea trees and tie-back to the existing Liuhua 11-1 field. It is located in water depths between 850-1,000 feet (260-300 meters) in the South ... read more
Large numbers of middle-aged women worldwide could reduce their risk of developing cardiovascular disease (stroke, heart attack and heart failure) and its complications by lowering their blood pressure, researchers report in Hypertension: Journal of the American Heart Association.
Researchers found that high systolic blood pressure (the pressure when the heart contracts) is a powerful risk factor for cardiovascular complications in middle-aged and older women all over the world.
The proportion of potentially preventable and reversible heart disease is almost 36 percent ... read more
IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced the Virtual Desktop for Smart Business, a new workforce mobility offering that provides anytime, anywhere access to personal desktops from mobile devices -- including tablets, netbooks, laptops and thin clients.
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The IBM Virtual Desktop allows Windows or Linux desktops to be hosted and managed centrally, thus lowering the cost and complexity of managing PC environments through rapid deployment of new applications, automatic software updates and reducing the need for help desk requests. ... read more
EASEUS Software, the leading provider of affordable, scalable partition management, data recovery and disaster recovery utilities, today announced availability of its newly upgraded hard disk and partition manager - EASEUS Partition Master 7.0.1. It comes with new features to support managing hard drive up to 4TB, including GPT drive and RAID. This version is the first hard disk manager software supporting disks over 2TB and will free users from 2TB partition/disk limit size.
With this new feature, EASEUS Partition Master 7.0.1 ... read more
Telmar, a global supplier of advertising media information software and services, today announced the first ever market level planning systems for out of home media using the landmark TAB Eyes-On metrics. Clients of Telmar's software systems are now able to integrate market level data, working up from site level planning to execute media plans.
Telmar announces the complete integration of the Traffic Audit Bureau's (TAB) Eyes-On Data into its suite of media planning services. Telmar's integration of Eyes-On data ... read more
Women in Technology (WITSM), the premier organization
contributing to the success of professional women in the Washington,
D.C.-area technology community, today announced the call for nominations
for the 12th Annual Women in Technology Leadership Awards.
This year, WIT debuts two new award categories: Education IT and ... read more
Computer hardware can be—and usually is—a substantial investment,
especially for a company. Once purchased and put to use, that company is
going to depend on it for being the backbone of its day-to-day
activities. Not simply the add-on to business processes that it used to
be, ... read more
The chemical industry is at a turning point, as shifts in demographics,
society, environment, macroeconomics and technology bring a new set of
challenges and opportunities in the new decade. Business leaders will
need to identify the megatrends that will impact the sector’s long-term
growth, as well ... read more
USA, Inc., a subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation, part of MISUMI
Group, Inc. (Tokyo:
9962), is pleased to kick off 2011 with a special promotional offer
to first-time purchasers of products from the company’s new 2011 Metric
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Solera Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLH), the leading global provider of software and services to the automobile insurance claims processing industry, today announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter ended December 31, 2010 on Wednesday, February 2, 2011 after the market close. A conference call will be hosted by Tony Aquila, Solera's founder, chairman and CEO, and Renato Giger, Solera's CFO, at 5:00 p.m. EST that evening.
The conference call will be webcast live in ... read more
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has become aware of a United States market recall of all lots of alcohol prep pads, swabs and swabsticks manufactured by the Triad Group and marketed under various brand names. The Triad Group recall has been initiated due to concerns about potential microbial contamination of the alcohol products with Bacillus cereus that could potentially lead to life-threatening infections.
Some of these alcohol prep pads from Triad may have been included in U.S. packaging for ARIXTRA® Starter Kits manufactured ... read more
NetWitness Corporation, creator of the enterprise standard in network monitoring announced the unveiling of NetWitness Spectrum at next month's RSA Security Conference. NetWitness Spectrum is a revolutionary approach to automating malware analysis that replicates the knowledge, process, and workflow of world-class malware analysts to enable the identification of advanced and zero-day malware.
"Security leaders have chosen NetWitness because of the precision and rigor we bring to network monitoring. We give them transparency," said Tim Belcher, Chief Technology Officer, NetWitness Corporation. "Previous ... read more