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QUARTER. A measure of length, equal to four inches. Vide Measure.

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During the first quarter, 156 new leases, aggregating approximately 699,000 s/f were signed at an average annual base rent of $11.
Borgata once again was the leader in the market in slot win per unit in the first quarter.
After posting a sizable increase in 1996, real personal consumption expenditures jumped 5 1/2 percent at an annual rate in the first quarter of 1997.
5 million for the first quarter, compared with operating income of $1.
This is the best year the MLS has ever had for the first quarter," said Greg Williams, manager of the Sault Ste.
Other Expenses of $3,829,124 were $1,347,958 greater in first quarter of 2007 than in first quarter of 2006.
05 million, an increase of 28% from the first quarter of 2004.
After decelerating in 1995, real business fixed investment rose at a 12 1/2 percent annual rate in the first quarter of 1996, with sizable advances for both equipment and structures.
Financial expenses during the first quarter of 1994 were NIS 912,000 ($307,000) as compared to NIS 384,000 ($129,000) in the first quarter of 1993.
The overall first quarter financial performance is indicative of NewMarket's successfully maturing business model.
For the whole six months, though, the sluggishness of the first quarter still remained evident--only one sub-market other than the CBD saw leasing grow from the same period of 2003, resulting in a 13% drop in velocity from last year countywide to 1.
The cost of sales without depreciation as a percentage of revenues was 73% during the first quarter of 1994, as compared to 88% for the same period in 1993, mainly due to the cost reduction program implemented in June 1993, as well as improvements in production processes.