Business News Archive - February 17, 2010

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AZZ incorporated (NYSE: AZZ), a manufacturer of electrical products and a provider of galvanizing services today announced a revision to the previously issued revenue and earnings guidance for Fiscal 2010.

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the latest Kelley Blue Book www.kbb.com Market Intelligence data, in the wake of the Toyota recall crisis, brand loyalty has significantly increased for Korean and domestic automakers such as Kia, Hyundai, Chevrolet and Ford.

RENO, Nev., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ormat Technologies (NYSE: ORA), announced today that its project subsidiary has signed a letter of intent with the off-taker, Kenya Power & Lighting Co.

HAIFA, Israel, February 17, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd.

TULSA, Okla., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE: DTG) today reported results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2009.

AZOUR, Israel, February 17, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ituran Location and Control Ltd.

DENVER, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cimarex Energy Co. (NYSE: XEC) today reported fourth-quarter 2009 net income of $104.6 million, or $1.23 per diluted share. A year ago, Cimarex had a fourth-quarter loss of $1.06 billion, or $13.01 per share.

HOUSTON, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Goodrich Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: GDP) today announced that its proved oil and natural gas reserves as of December 31, 2009 increased by 4.5% to 420.6 billion cubic feet equivalent ("Bcfe") of natural gas versus the prior year period.

HOUSTON, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quanta Services, Inc. (NYSE: PWR) today announced that the company will present at the Fifth Annual Piper Jaffray Clean Technology & Renewables Conference to be held on Tuesday, Feb.

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- On December 30, 2009 the Joint Review Panel released its long awaited report assessing the environmental and social impacts of the Mackenzie Gas Project (MGP).

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]