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2011-08-08 05:00:00

UNION CITY, Calif., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ABAXIS, Inc. (Nasdaq: ABAX) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved the repurchase of up to an aggregate of $40,000,000 of its Common Stock. The repurchases will be made from time to time on the open market at prevailing market prices or in negotiated transactions off the market. Clint Severson, chairman and chief executive officer of Abaxis, commented "We believe that the repurchase program is a good investment of...

2011-07-29 08:30:00

CHICAGO, July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com releases details on a group of stocks that are currently members of the exclusive Zacks #5 Rank List - Stocks to Sell Now. These stocks are currently rated as a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell): Park Electrochemical Corp. (NYSE: PKE) and Shanda Interactive Entertainment Ltd ADR (Nasdaq: SNDA). Further, Zacks announced #4 Rankings (Sell) on two other widely held stocks: Air Methods Corporation (Nasdaq: AIRM) and Abaxis, Inc. (Nasdaq: ABAX)....

2011-07-28 15:00:00

UNION CITY, Calif., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ABAXIS, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, today reported financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2011. Quarterly highlights include: Revenues of $36.0 million, up 3% over last year's comparable quarter. North America revenues of $29.7 million, up 7% over last year's comparable quarter. Medical market sales of $7.2 million, up 11% over last year's...

2011-07-19 07:00:00

UNION CITY, Calif., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, has scheduled a conference call to discuss its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2012, ended June 30, 2011. The call will be at 4:15 p.m. ET on Thursday, July 28, 2011. The Company will report financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2012 after the market closes on Thursday, July 28, 2011....

2011-06-07 07:00:00

UNION CITY, Calif., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, today announced the Company's Animal Health group has added two new rapid diagnostic tests, the VetScan Canine Parvovirus Rapid Test and the VetScan Giardia Rapid Test. The VetScan Canine Parvovirus Rapid Test was launched in March 2011 and the VetScan Giardia Rapid Test began selling in May 2011 and both rapid tests have been well...

2011-05-31 07:00:00

UNION CITY, Calif., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, announced today that Don Wood, chief operations officer, will present at Jefferies' 2011 Global Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at 11:30 a.m. ET at the Grand Hyatt New York. About Abaxis Abaxis develops, manufactures, markets and sells portable blood analysis systems for use in any veterinary or human patient-care...

2011-05-18 15:54:00

UNION CITY, Calif., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, announced today that Don Wood, chief operations officer, will present at ThinkEquity's Second Annual Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 8:00 a.m. ET. The conference will be held at The Princeton Club in New York City. About Abaxis Abaxis develops, manufactures, markets and sells portable blood analysis systems for...

2011-05-16 11:00:00

UNION CITY, Calif., May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, today announced the Company was awarded the Presidential "E" Award for Exports by U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Gary Locke at the Department's headquarters in Washington, D.C. The "E" Awards are the highest recognition any U.S. entity may receive for making a significant contribution to the expansion of U.S. exports....

2011-05-11 15:27:00

UNION CITY, Calif., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, announced today that it was awarded $650,000 from the Kansas Bioscience Authority to help set up the first laboratory testing facility for veterinarians nationwide in Olathe, Kansas. The authority's board of directors on May 9, 2011 approved the three-year grant during meetings in Wichita, Kansas. In January 2011, Abaxis formed a...

2011-05-03 07:00:00

UNION CITY, Calif., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, announced today that Clint Severson, chairman and chief executive officer, will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2011 Health Care Conference on Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. Pacific Time. The conference will be held at the Encore at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. About Abaxis Abaxis develops, manufactures and...


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