Archive for February 2012

Small-Cap Stock Spotlight: Zagg Rises on Strong Earnings Report

Small-Cap Stock Spotlight: Zagg Rises on Strong Earnings Report

Shares of Zagg Inc. (NASDAQ: ZAGG), maker of films, skins, audio and power solutions that protect, personalize and enhance mobile devices, traded as much 12% higher to $11.31 on Tuesday, extending gains for the third day in a row.  The stock saw trading volume hit over 5.22 million shares during the session, versus the 10-day average 1.22 million. ZAGG made - Continue Reading »

Stock Alert For Legend Oil and Gas Ltd. (LOGL)

Legend Oil and Gas (LOGL) is an oil and gas production and exploration company focused on the dual strategy of developing its existing oil producing assets, while actively seeking projects with significant “Blue Sky” potential in the oil-prone shale plays in North America. In 2010, the Company acquired its Piqua property, a 1,040-acre site with 33 active wells in Woodson - Continue Reading »

Stock Report for Pacific Ethanol Inc. (PEIX)

Pacific Ethanol Inc. (PEIX) is a marketer and producer of low-carbon renewable fuels in the Western United States. It also sells co-products, including wet distillers grain (WDG), a nutritional animal feed. Serving integrated oil companies and gasoline marketers who blend ethanol into gasoline, the Company provides transportation, storage and delivery of ethanol through third-party service providers in the Western United - Continue Reading »

Pacific Ethanol Inc. (PEIX) Earnings Run Begins Again Amidst Soaring Crude Prices

Pacific Ethanol Inc. (PEIX) Earnings Run Begins Again Amidst Soaring Crude Prices

Shares of Pacific Ethanol Inc. (NASDAQ: PEIX) jumped as much 30% to reach an intraday high of $1.42 Friday, extending gains into a second day on above-average volume of about 28.22 million shares.  Pacific Ethanol, along with many alternative energy related stocks, saw an interesting spike last week as crude oil rallied to reach $108.50 a barrel. Shares in the - Continue Reading »

Trade Alert for America West Resources Inc. (AWSR)

America West Resources Inc. (AWSR) is an established domestic coal producer engaged in the mining of clean and compliant (low-sulfur) coal. The majority of its coal is sold to utility companies for use in the generation of electricity. During 2010, the Company entered into contracts with four customers to deliver a certain quantity of coal at fixed prices, subject to - Continue Reading »

Trade Alert for Atrinsic Inc. (ATRN)

Atrinsic Inc. (ATRN) operates as a direct to consumer Internet marketing company. Organized as a single segment, it has two principal offerings: full-service, performance-based online marketing solutions and subscription content services. The Company uses a unique cross-platform approach by combining the power of the Internet, mobile technology, traditional marketing and product development. ATRN claims to be one of the top - Continue Reading »

Renewable Energy Stock on Watch: FuelCell Energy Inc. (FCEL)

Renewable Energy Stock on Watch: FuelCell Energy Inc. (FCEL)

Shares in FuelCell Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: FCEL), maker of fuel cell power plants, soared as much as 22% in Wednesday trade as investors welcomed the news that the company will form a joint venture with Germany’s Fraunhofer IKTS to develop projects in Europe. FCEL shares have gained 32.6% in the last five days; 71.7% in the last month; and 0.6% - Continue Reading »

Stock Report for Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies (QTWW)

Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies (QTWW), a fully integrated alternative energy company, engages in the development and production of advanced propulsion systems, energy storage technologies, and alternative fuel vehicles. Its wholly owned subsidiary, Schneider Power Inc., and affiliate Asola Advanced and Automotive Solar Systems GmbH complement the Company’s emerging renewable energy presence through the development and ownership of wind and solar - Continue Reading »

Threshold Pharmaceuticals (THLD) Surges on Positive Pancreatic Cancer Drug Study

Threshold Pharmaceuticals (THLD) Surges on Positive Pancreatic Cancer Drug Study

Shares in Threshold Pharmaceuticals (THLD) traded higher on Tuesday after the biotechnology company reported positive results from a study on its drug for advanced pancreatic cancer, TH-302. The stock set a new 52-week high of $6.65 before closing at $5.01, up 41.9% for the day.  Over 28 million shares traded hands during the session, topping the 10-day average of 2.23 - Continue Reading »

Stock Report for FriendFinder Networks Inc. (FFN)

FriendFinder Networks Inc. (FFN) is an Internet-based social networking and technology company operating several of the most heavily visited Web sites in the world, including AdultFriendFinder.com, Amigos.com, AsiaFriendFinder.com, Cams.com, FriendFinder.com, BigChurch.com and SeniorFriendFinder.com, and social commerce company operating JigoCity Web sites in more than five countries, providing members high quality, daily deals that are relevant to their individual lifestyles. In - Continue Reading »