Archive for June 2011

Stock Alert for Achillion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ACHN)

Achillion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ACHN) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of innovative treatments for infectious diseases. Within the anti-infective market, it is currently concentrating on the development of antivirals for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C and the development of antibacterials for the treatment of resistant bacterial infections. As of December 31, 2009, ACHN focused - Continue Reading »

Stock Alert for Fibrocell Science Inc. (FCSC)

Fibrocell Science Inc. (FCSC) is a biotechnology company focused on the development of personalized autologous cell therapies for aesthetic, medical and scientific applications.  The Company’s clinical development product candidates are designed to improve the appearance of skin injured by the effects of aging, sun exposure, acne and burn scars with a patient’s own, or autologous, fibroblast cells produced by its - Continue Reading »

Is Apple leveraging LQMT Technology to Tap into ZAGG Opportunity?

Is Apple leveraging LQMT Technology to Tap into ZAGG Opportunity?

Liquidmetal Technologies’ (OTCBB: LQMT) shares remained flat at today’s opening bell after surging 8% to $0.49 yesterday on rumors that the company’s amorphous alloy technology could be implemented in the Apple’s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 5, which is expected to be released in September with a new case design. The stock hit as much as $0.564 in the intraday trading, while - Continue Reading »

Stock Alert for PharmAthene Inc. (PIP)

PharmAthene Inc. (PIP) is a biodefense company engaged in the development and commercialization of medical countermeasures against biological and chemical weapons. The Company’s lead product development programs include: SparVax, a second generation recombinant protective antigen (rPA) anthrax vaccine and a third generation anthrax vaccine with potential for improved potency and stability; Valortim, a fully human monoclonal antibody for the prevention - Continue Reading »

Stock Alert for Gulf Resources Inc. (GFRE)

Gulf Resources Inc. (GFRE) manufactures and trades bromine, crude salt and specialty chemical products in China. The Company operates through its two wholly owned subsidiaries; Shouguang City Haoyuan Chemical Co. Ltd., which primarily produces and distributes bromine and crude salt; and Shouguang Yuxin Chemical Industry Co. Ltd., which focuses on manufacturing and selling chemical products. Elemental bromine is used to - Continue Reading »

Stock Alert for Liquidmetal Technologies Inc. (LQMT)

Liquidmetal Technologies Inc. (LQMT) is a materials technology company engaged in the development and commercialization of products made from amorphous alloys. Its Liquidmetal family of alloys consists of a variety of proprietary coatings, powders, bulk alloys and composites that utilize the advantages offered by amorphous alloy technology.  The Company develops, manufactures, and sells products and components from bulk amorphous alloys - Continue Reading »

Small-cap Stock to Watch – Harbin Electric rebounds on Takeover offer Progress

Small-cap Stock to Watch – Harbin Electric rebounds on Takeover offer Progress

Harbin Electric Inc. (NASDAQ: HRBN) jumped 59% yesterday after its board of directors agreed to sell the company  for $24 a share in cash to Tech Full Electric Company Limited, a firm wholly owned by Tianfu Yang, HRBN’s chairman and CEO.  Shares surged another 8% in today’s morning trade off momentum of the deal, which values HRBN at $750 million. - Continue Reading »

Stock Alert for Level 3 Communications Inc. (LVLT)

Level 3 Communications Inc. (LVLT) is an international provider of fiber-based communications services. Since 1998, the Company has been focused on delivering premier services over one of the world’s most advanced, IP-optimized networks. LVLT owns and maintains over 54,000 intercity route miles. It offers a comprehensive portfolio of network offerings that spans Internet Protocol (IP) services, broadband transport, colocation services, - Continue Reading »

Stock Alert for Acura Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ACUR)

Acura Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ACUR) is a specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in research, development and commercialization of product candidates intended to potentially deter abuse and misuse utilizing its proprietary Aversion and Impede technologies.  The Company’s Aversion technology platform has been successfully utilized in developing multiple opioid analgesic products candidates. Its portfolio of product candidates includes opioid analgesics to relieve pain while - Continue Reading »

Stock Alert for Harbin Electric Inc. (HRBN)

Harbin Electric Inc. (HRBN) is developer and manufacturer of a wide array of electric motors with a focus on innovative, customized, and value-added products. Its major product lines include industrial rotary motors, linear motors, and specialty micro-motors. The Company’s products are purchased by a broad range of domestic and international customers, including those involved in the energy industry, factory automation, - Continue Reading »