Business News Archive - May 06, 2010

HOUSTON, May 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Endeavour International Corporation (NYSE-Amex: END) (LSE: ENDV) today reported operational and financial results for the first quarter of 2010.

COLUMBUS, Ohio, May 6 /PRNewswire/ --Wind and Solar Jobs for Ohio, a coalition of businesses and organizations advocating for a more competitive environment for wind and solar projects in Ohio, today launched an intense three-week effort to push for passage of pending legislation before the summer recess to get Ohio back in the game for renewable power development. Renewable energy investment in Ohio's fledgling wind farm sector is being crippled by the state's out-of-date taxation model as developers race to secure federal stimulus dollars.

MILAN, May 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SunPower Corp.

WUHAN, China, May 6 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Automotive Systems, Inc.

IRVINE, Calif., May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Kelley Blue Book www.kbb.com today announces the latest results from the company's all-new 'Automotive Brand Indicator' (ABI), showing Toyota dropping from the top spot among all brands to No. 2, boosting Ford to No. 1 for Q1 2010.

INDIANA, Pa., May 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Superior Well Services, Inc.

LONDON, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Light-Emitting Diode (LED) and Organic Light-Emitting Diode (OLED) devices will enhance their presence into the general lighting market, including residential, retail display outdoor, and off-grid applications, over the next three years.

COVINGTON, La., May 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE: HOS) announced today results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2010.

SAN ANTONIO, May 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pioneer Drilling Company, Inc. (NYSE Amex: PDC) today reported financial and operating results for the three months ended March 31, 2010.

OKLAHOMA CITY, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Chaparral Energy, Inc. announced today that it will hold a conference call on Thursday, May 13, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern / 10:00 a.m. Central to discuss its first quarter 2010 financial and operating results.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.