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Katanga Mining Limited (KAT.TO)

Today's Financial News reported previously on Katanga Mining Limited (KAT.TO), and today we choose to report on the Company, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter.

Katanga Mining Limited operates a major mine complex in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The Company produces refined copper and cobalt. They have the potential to become Africa's largest copper producer and the world's largest cobalt producer. Katanga Mining Limited is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange. They have their headquarters in Baar, Switzerland.

The Company’s single-site operation, which comprises brownfield assets and new facilities under construction, will have one of the lowest unit production costs in the world, net of by-product credits. The January 2008 merger with Nikanor PLC, whose adjacent concessions had previously been part of the same mine complex, has consolidated Katanga Mining’s leadership position in the region and is expected to generate significant operating and financial synergies.

Katanga holds a 75 percent stake in two joint ventures with Gécamines, a state-owned mining company in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Katanga is committed to the socio-economic development of the Democratic Republic of Congo and the communities surrounding their operations, and place sustainable development as integral to the way they do business.

All assets and operations of Katanga Mining Limited are located in the Katanga Province of the Democratic Republic of Congo. It is a vast country with immense economic resources, including an estimated 10 percent of the world's copper and 50 percent of its cobalt.

Katanga Mining Limited operates a large-scale copper-cobalt mine complex in the Democratic Republic of Congo through two joint ventures, Kamoto Copper Company (KCC) and DRC Copper and Cobalt Project (DCP). KCC and DCP are engaged in the exploration, refurbishment, and rehabilitation of the Kamoto/Dima mining complex (the Kamoto Project) and the KOV copper and cobalt mine, respectively in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Katanga's assets include the Kamoto Underground Mine and KOV open pit mine, providing sulfide and oxide ores respectively. Their assets also include Kamoto Concentrator and Luilu Metallurgical Plant for the onsite production of refined copper and cobalt.

The Company also has a number of other mines and plants that may be operated initially or at a later stage in the Company's development. These include the open pit mines Mashamba East, Musonoie-T17, and Kananga.

Earlier this month, Katanga Mining Limited announced their financial results for the third quarter of 2010. Total sales for the third quarter of 2010, were US$129.4 million, comprised of US$91.6 million (12,632 tonnes) for copper cathode, US$33.2 million for cobalt metal (902 tonnes) and US$4.6 million for copper concentrate (944 tonnes of contained copper). For the third quarter of 2010, the Company had a gross profit of US $30.3 million and net income of US$21.1 million.

Katanga Mining Limited (KAT.TO) closed Wednesday’s session at $1.25, up 5.04%, on 336,202 volume.  The 52-week low/high is $0.55/$1.66.

Jamba, Inc. (JMBA)

Market Wrap Daily and The Street reported recently on Jamba, Inc. (JMBA), Daily Markets, SmallCap Voice, Penny Omega, Stock Mister, Microcap Voice, Trading Markets, Street Insider, Greenbackers, Penny Invest, StockEgg.com, Hit and Run Candle Sticks did earlier, and we are reporting on the Company as well, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter.

Jamba, Inc. is a holding company, which through their wholly-owned subsidiary, Jamba Juice Company, owns and franchises JAMBA JUICE® stores. Founded in 1990, Jamba Juice is a leading restaurant retailer of better-for-you food and beverage offerings. These include fruit smoothies, juices, and teas, hot oatmeal made with organic steel cut oats, wraps, salads, sandwiches, and California Flatbreads™, and a variety of baked goods and snacks. Jamba, Inc. trades on the NASDAQ Global Market and they have their headquarters in Emeryville, California.

As of October 5, 2010, Jamba Juice had 742 locations consisting of 364 company-owned and operated stores and 378 franchise stores. Jamba continues to create new smoothies, wraps, flatbreads and salads. All Jamba products meet the Company’s strict quality and nutrition guidelines. This means 0g trans-fat, no artificial flavors, and no artificial preservatives.

Jamba said that they target completing 2010 with the following achievements for the year: deliver company store comparable store sales of flat to (3 percent); reduce G&A by 8 to 10 percent (excluding share-based compensation and non-recurring charges) from 2009 levels; and deliver Store-level EBITDA margins of 15 to 17 percent.

They also target growing via franchise development with the addition of 30 to 40 franchise stores; expanding into one additional major international market; adding 3 to 5 licensing agreements in relevant categories; and completing the refranchising of up to 150 company-owned stores.

For 2011, Jamba plans to deliver positive comparable store sales of 2 to 4 percent; and deliver operating profit margin of 18 to 20 percent. They also plan to develop 50 to 70 locations in traditional, non-traditional, and express formats; and control G&A in dollars (excluding litigation charges and other one-time expenses) consistent with 2010 levels.

Earlier this month, Jamba Juice Company and Sundia Corporation, the nation’s fastest growing produce brand, announced an exclusive licensing agreement to develop and launch an innovative new line of proprietary Jamba-branded fruit cups. The two companies will leverage current health and wellness trends to create a line of great-tasting, better-for-you, nutritionally-boosted fruit cups that can be eaten as a convenient snack or as a supplement to any meal. The product line is expected to launch in grocery, convenience, and other retail outlets in early 2011.

Jamba Juice Company also announced this month that they entered into a non-binding Letter of Intent with International Franchise Inc., a world leader in the franchising segment and a significant global player in the frozen dessert category, for the franchise development of up to 125 locations across Canada over the next 10 years.

“We are excited about the potential to enter our second international market in Canada through the formation of a franchise relationship with International Franchise Inc.,” commented James D. White, Chairman, President, and CEO, Jamba Juice Company. “The successful completion of these discussions would represent another critical step in our strategy of becoming a global healthy, active lifestyle brand.”

Jamba, Inc. (JMBA) closed Wednesday’s trading session at $2.08, up 2.87%, on 783,159 with 2,577 trades.  The average volume for the last 60 days is 736,934.  The 52-week low/high is $1.56/$3.83.

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (GLDD)

Wall Street Resources, SmallCap Voice, and Greenbackers reported on Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (GLDD), and today we highlight the Company, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter.

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation is the largest provider of dredging services in the United States. They are the only U.S. dredging company with significant international operations. The Company is also one of the largest U.S. providers of commercial and industrial demolition services primarily in the Northeast. Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation’s shares trade on the NASDAQ Global Select Market. They have their headquarters in Oak Brook, Illinois.

The Company also owns a 50 percent interest in a marine sand mining operation in New Jersey. It supplies sand and aggregate used for road and building construction. Great Lakes have a 120-year history of never failing to complete a marine project and own the largest and most diverse fleet in the U.S. industry, comprised of over 180 specialized vessels.

To create, maintain, and restore a broad spectrum of port and coastal assets – harbors, waterways, rivers, wetlands, beaches, and storm-eroded shores – the Company uses their sizeable fleet of specialized dredging equipment to excavate and transport the full range of underwater soils. This includes silts, sands, clays, and rock.

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation maintains waterways and harbors. They do this by removing accumulated material. They restore eroded beaches, and rehabilitate damaged wetlands and other aquatic habitats.

The Company deepens existing harbors or builds new ones. Sometimes they create new land masses by removing soils from approved offshore borrow areas and putting them where they expand shorelines or create islands.

Their fleet consists of twelve cutter suction dredges, ten hopper dredges, five bucket dredges, two drill boats, a fleet of hydraulic loaders, barges, booster pumps, state-of-the-art survey vessels, and dozens of other specialized support vessels, as well as land equipment.
Most of the fleet is certified for offshore work, enabling the Company to execute dredging contracts of all sizes and degrees of complexity.

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation serves federal, state, and local governments, as well as foreign governments. They also serve domestic and foreign private concerns, such as utilities and oil companies; general contractors; corporations that commission projects; and nonprofit institutions, such as universities and hospitals, and municipal agencies.

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (GLDD) closed Wednesday’s session at $7.56, up 1.75%, on 451,950 volume with 2,473 trades.  The average volume for the last 60 days is 613,500.  The 52-week low/high is $4.04/$7.67.

Gray Television Inc. (GTN)

Too Nice Stocks reported recently on Gray Television Inc. (GTN), SmallCap Voice, HotOTC.com, Cool Penny Stocks, Stock Rich, Hit and Run Candle Sticks did earlier, and we report on the Company as well, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter.

Gray Television, Inc. is a television broadcast company that trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). They currently operate 36 television stations serving 30 markets.  Each of the stations are affiliated with either CBS (17 stations), NBC (10 stations), ABC (8 stations) or FOX (1 station).  They also currently operate 39 digital second channels including 1 ABC, 4 Fox, 7 CW, 18 MyNetworkTV, 2 Universal Sports Network affiliates and 7 local news/weather channels in certain of their existing markets. Gray Television Inc. has their headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia.

The Company’s primary mission is to provide quality news and entertainment services to the local markets in which they operate. They have a commitment to local interests and a selective acquisition strategy, with these providing growth opportunities.

The Company’s operating results from the third quarter of 2010 exceeded their initial forecasts.  Gray experienced improvements in all major revenue classifications. This included local, national, and political advertising revenue, in the third quarter of 2010 compared to the third quarter of 2009. 

They experienced positive period over period results in the first and second quarters of 2010 and that trend continued in the third quarter of 2010. The Company has benefited and continues to believe that they are well positioned to benefit from further expected increases in political advertising in 2010.  Their revenues have increased, and they also continue to focus on controlling their operating costs.

Total revenue increased $18.9 million, or 28 percent, to $85.3 million for the three-month period ended September 30, 2010 compared to the three-month period ended September 30, 2009. This reflects increases in political, local, national, and internet advertising revenue, retransmission consent revenue, production, and other revenue and consulting revenue.

Local, national, and internet advertising revenue increased because of increased spending by advertisers in an improving economic environment. Political advertising revenue increased due to increased advertising from political candidates and special interest groups in advance of elections in November 2010.

Retransmission revenue increased because of the improved terms of their retransmission contracts compared to those in effect during the three-month period ended September 30, 2009.

The Company continued to earn consulting revenue from their agreement with Young Broadcasting, Inc. This agreement was effective August 10, 2009, and the increase in revenue from the agreement was due to it being in place for only a portion of the three-month period ended September 30, 2009.

Gray Television Inc. has continued to expand their internet initiatives in each of their markets.  Their focus has been to expand local content to attract additional traffic to their websites.

Gray Television Inc. (GTN) closed Wednesday’s trading session at $1.87, up 7.47%, on 700,461 volume with 709 trades.  The average volume for the last 60 days 245,375.  The 52-week low/high is $0.52/$4.88.

Cantronic Systems Inc. (CTS.V)

Today we are reporting on Cantronic Systems Inc. (CTS.V), here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter.

Cantronic Systems Inc. manufactures, distributes, and provides training and services in the fields of infrared vision and video security surveillance technologies. The Company specializes in passive and active infrared cameras, infrared illuminators, low light infrared sensitive CCD cameras, and long-range night vision surveillance systems for demanding homeland security and surveillance applications. Cantronic Systems Inc.’s shares trade on the TSX Venture Exchange. The Company has their headquarters in Coquitlam, British Columbia.

Cantronic, via their U.S. subsidiary QWIP Technologies, Inc., holds a worldwide, exclusive license from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) to produce and sell infrared detectors and sensors based on Caltech's Quantum Well Infrared Photodetector technology.

Cantronic, via their China subsidiaries Cantronic Security Systems (China) Co. Ltd., Beijing Advanced Videoinfo Technology Co. Ltd. (AVINFO), Shenzhen Huanghe Digital Technology Co. Ltd. (Yellow River), and Actiontop Electronics (Shenzhen) Co. Ltd. provides digital networked video surveillance solutions to government and corporate customers in China.

In late September, Cantronic Systems Inc. announced that they entered a strategic cooperative agreement with International Far Eastern Leasing Co., Ltd. (IFELC) to provide a leasing credit facility of up to RMB5 billion (approximately C$765 million) to customers pursuing Safe City and other video surveillance projects. IFELC is a leading provider of financial leasing in China and is owned by Sinochem Group, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P., Government of Singapore Investment Corporation, and China International Capital Corporation Limited.

Safe City is a Chinese government-mandated initiative to deploy networked surveillance camera systems in more than 660 medium-sized to large cities across China. Cantronic was recently selected as primary contractor for the RMB25-million Safe City project of Haicheng City in the province of Liaoning.

Earlier this month, Cantronic Systems Inc. announced the appointment of Mr. Kevin Tao Su to the position of Chief Financial Officer. This appointment took effect on November 19, 2010. Mr. Su holds CPA designation in the United States, CGA designation in Canada, ACCA designation in United Kingdom, and CPA designation in China.

Prior to joining Cantronic Systems Inc., Mr. Su was a senior accountant with Ernst & Young LLP Vancouver office for three and half years. Prior to joining Ernst & Young LLP, Mr. Su was a partner in McCormack, Su & Company Inc. CGAs in Canada for 4 years. Mr. Su also has more than 10 years accounting and auditing experience in China.

Cantronic Systems Inc. (CTS.V) closed Wednesday’s trading session at $0.30, up 5.26%, on 93,054 volume.  The 52-week low/high is $0.22/$0.48.

BlueLinx Holdings Inc. (BXC)

We are reporting on BlueLinx Holdings Inc. (BXC), here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter.

BlueLinx Holdings Inc., operating through their wholly owned subsidiary BlueLinx Corporation, is a leading distributor of building products in North America. BlueLinx offers products from over 750 suppliers to service approximately 11,500 customers nationwide. These include dealers, industrial manufacturers, manufactured housing producers, and home improvement retailers.

The Company employs approximately 2,000 people, and they have their headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia. They operate their distribution business from sales centers in Atlanta and Denver, and their network of 60 warehouses. BlueLinx Holdings Inc.’s shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).

BlueLinx has 60-plus company-owned locations, 50-plus reloads, and a fleet of more than 600 trucks and over 1,000 trailers. They service all major metropolitan areas in the contiguous 48 states. BlueLinx sells to more than 11,500 customers operating 25,000 locations across the United States, Mexico, Canada, and the Caribbean Islands.  As an independent distributor, BlueLinx has expanded their product offering to include more than 10,000 products and 70,000 SKUs.

Recently, BlueLinx Corporation announced their plans to expand into key Outdoor Living markets with their portfolio of ultra low maintenance Composite and PVC decking product lines from A.E.R.T. and Royal Mouldings. During 2010, BlueLinx launched the Century Deck™ 100 percent PVC decking line from Royal Mouldings. The Company is developing plans to expand this product line into additional key markets throughout the U.S.

This year has also seen extensive growth with the A.E.R.T. MoistureShield® Composite Decking product line and BlueLinx continues to add these environmentally friendly products into new distribution locations in key markets. BlueLinx also joined earlier this year with Barrette Outdoor Living to launch the Xpanse™ Greater Outdoors full line of vinyl fence, railing, lattice, sheds, and garden accent products. These offer their customers a complete array of industry leading durability products with long lasting beauty.

Earlier this month, BlueLinx Holdings Inc. reported financial results for the third quarter ended October 2, 2010. Revenues increased 3.4 percent to $464.7 million from $449.4 million for the same period a year ago. The increase reflects a 5.9 percent increase in structural product sales and a 2.5 percent increase in specialty product sales.

Gross profit for the third quarter totaled $49.9 million, down 9.7 percent from $55.3 million in the prior-year period. Gross margins decreased to 10.7 percent from the 12.3 percent generated in the year earlier period. The decline in gross margin was largely driven by a sharp decline in underlying wood-based product prices during the quarter.

The Company incurred a net loss of $14.9 million, or $0.48 per diluted share for the third quarter of 2010. This is compared to a net loss of $13.5 million, or $0.44 per diluted share, for the third quarter of 2009.

"Our overall performance for the third quarter was impacted by a lack of improvement in actual housing starts and continued deterioration of wood-based product prices," said BlueLinx President and CEO George Judd. "Total housing starts for the quarter fell 0.8 percent from year-earlier levels, while prices for key grades of structural wood products dropped 20 percent on average from the end of the second quarter. The price volatility seen in the last six months is some of the worst I have seen in my 25 years in this industry. This volatility in the wood markets had a negative impact on our margins during the quarter as our inventories returned to current market values. Despite this challenging environment, we increased sales by 3.4 percent while controlling our operating costs and generated approximately $33 million in cash from operations during the third quarter."

BlueLinx Holdings Inc. (BXC) closed Wednesday’s trading at $3.78, up 1.89%, on 61,118 volume with 284 trades.  The average volume for the last 60 days is 117,371.  The 52-week low/high is $2.24/$6.32.

Astrotech Corporation (ASTC)

Wise Alerts, Market Wrap Daily, PennyTrader Publisher, and OTC Picks reported yesterday on Astrotech Corporation (ASTC), Stock Traders Chat, Stock Hot Tips, and Greenbackers did earlier, and we highlight the Company, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter.

Astrotech Corporation is a leading provider of commercial aerospace services. The Company is a commercial aerospace enterprise that provides spacecraft payload processing and government services, designs and manufactures space hardware, and commercializes space technologies for use on Earth. They have led the commercial space industry for 25 years, preparing and sending satellites, cargo, and science into space. Astrotech Corporation trades on the NASDAQ Capital Market. They have their headquarters in Austin, Texas.

The Company serves their government and commercial satellite and spacecraft customers with their pre-launch services from their Astrotech Space Operations (ASO) subsidiary and incubates space technology businesses now focusing on two companies. One is 1st Detect Corporation, which is developing a mini-mass spectrometer first developed for the International Space Station. The second is Astrogenetix, Inc., which is developing biotech products in space and has recently developed a vaccine candidate for Salmonella.

Astrotech Corporation offers satellite and spacecraft pre-launch processing, payload processing and integration, and space hardware design and manufacturing. They also offer third party space access acquisition and integration, microgravity commercial drug development, space technology product commercialization for Earth applications, and Government Services.

The Company’s new initiative is End-to-End Mission Assurance. It enables Astrotech to support their satellite customers from conceptual design through orbital insertion and command and control. In addition, through other business initiatives such as Astrogenetix and 1st Detect, Astrotech Corporation continues to pave the way in the commercialization of space by translating space-based technology into terrestrial applications.

Yesterday, Astrotech Corporation announced that their Astrotech Space Operations subsidiary has won a fully-funded task order under the $35 million Vandenberg Air Force Base (VAFB) indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract. The Company will provide facilities and payload processing services from their VAFB location in support of NASA's National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS) Preparatory Project (NPP) mission scheduled to launch October 25, 2011.

With the award of the NPP Mission, Astrotech has now been awarded six out of seven of the NASA VAFB IDIQ Missions awarded to date. From Titusville, Florida, Vandenberg Air Force Base, California and the Sea Launch Home Port facilities in Long Beach, California, Astrotech Space Operations provides all support necessary for government and commercial customers to successfully process their satellite hardware for launch. This includes advance planning; use of unique facilities; and spacecraft checkout, encapsulation, fueling, and transport.

Astrotech Corporation (ASTC) closed Wednesday’s trading session at $1.27, down 13.61%, on 1,044,689 volume with 1,291 trades.  The average volume for the last 60 days is 151,506.  The 52-week low/high is $0.9999/$4.06.  

Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies, Inc. (AERT)

FeedBlitz and Microcap Voice reported earlier on Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies, Inc. (AERT), and we highlight the Company today, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter.

Since 1989, Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies, Inc. (AERT) has pioneered the use of recycled polyethylene plastic in the manufacture of composite building materials. With their constantly evolving portfolio of patented and proprietary recycling technologies, AERT has been widely recognized as a leader in resource conservation innovation and received the EPA Award for Environmental Excellence for their process of converting scrap plastic to composite outdoor decking. AERT trades on the OTC Bulletin Board. The Company has their headquarters in Springdale, Arkansas.

AERT converts reclaimed plastic and wood fiber waste into quality outdoor decking systems, fence systems, and door and window components. They are the exclusive manufacturer of ChoiceDek® decking. This decking is available in multiple colors.

In May of 2010, AERT entered into a multi-year, exclusive agreement with BlueLinx Corporation for the distribution of AERT manufactured ChoiceDek® decking and accessories to Lowe's home improvement warehouses throughout the U.S.  BlueLinx will provide delivery to a network that encompasses nearly 1,700 Lowe's retail outlets through their state-of-the-art, nation-wide distribution system.  ChoiceDek has been sold exclusively through Lowe's stores since 2002 and in 2005 AERT was named Lowe's Lumber Supplier of the Year.

AERT's MoistureShield® decking program is expanding and products are now available throughout the U.S. The Company operates manufacturing facilities in Springdale and Lowell, Arkansas and recently commenced operations at their Green Age recycling facility in Watts, Oklahoma. The Company recently received an ESGR Patriot Award for their support of Guard and Reserve Units in the U. S. Armed Forces.

Recently, Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies, Inc. unveiled to their distributors and dealers the Company's next generation innovations in patent pending green technologies. The Company was founded in 1988 and this is their 4th generation and the first in the series of innovative new green composite products designed to positively compete against PVC and PVC capstocks.

"These new technologies represent over five years of research, development, and innovation. Our new Green Age Plastic Reclamation and Reformulation Center now opens the door for the utilization and commercialization of higher, more performance oriented, recycled plastics through the implementation and production of green MoistureShield® products," stated Brent Gwatney, Vice President of MoistureShield Sales. "We are showcasing the 'true value of green' to our distributors which will be formally unveiled at the International Builders Show in Orlando, Florida early next year."

This month, Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies, Inc. announced that sales for the quarter ended September 30, 2010 were $16.2 million, down 15 percent from $19.1 million for the third quarter of 2009. The revenue reduction was due primarily to reduced economic activity in the remodeling sector and subsequent reductions in inventory levels at the Company’s distributors.

Third quarter gross margin improved from 0 percent in 2009 to 14 percent this year. They recorded an operating loss of $0.7 million for this year's third quarter, an improvement from the $3.1 million operating loss (after the $5.1 million accrual) reported for the three months ended September 30, 2009.

AERT continues to add new equipment and systems to increase production and control costs while improving quality. New products are being developed in response to customer needs and market opportunities. New production capacity will be required during the coming years. This is to supply the growing demand for high quality and low cost composite building products.

Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies, Inc. (AERT) closed Wednesday’s trading at $0.18, up 20.00%, on 509,264 volume with 91 trades.  The average volume for the last 60 days is 61,327.  The 52-week low/high is $0.19/$0.49.

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eDOORWAYS Corporation (EDWY)

The QualityStocks Daily Newsletter would like to spotlight eDOORWAYS Corporation (EDWY) eDoorways Corporation closed trading at $0.0013, up 7.69%, on 2,750,529 volume with 14 trades. The stock’s average daily volume over the past 60 days 4,280,257 with a 52-week low/high of $0.0007/$0.09.

eDOORWAYS Corp. (EDWY) is committed to solving lifestyle problems for consumers while driving traffic to suppliers and service providers who offer innovative merchandise and solutions. The company has the potential to completely change the future landscape of business by offering a unique and comprehensive service that saves consumers valuable time and money. By uniting a consumer with the larger global consumer community, retailers, and manufacturers in an effective new way, eDOORWAYS promotes “dynamic” commerce, as opposed to the static model currently in existence.

The Company plans to capitalize on several emerging new trends. These newly created opportunities include: the large success of Web 2.0 Internet community service offerings such as MySpace, the movement towards niche marketing and targeted advertising, the introduction of new technologies that enable instantaneous, online presentation of information, and the rising consumer preference for using the Internet to gain information before making purchasing decisions.

eDOORWAYS plans to introduce local services using a city-by-city strategy that will minimize capital requirements, reduce staffing requirements, and optimize generated revenues. Ten major cities are targeted for launch in the first year. Advertising, PR campaigns and viral word-of-mouth will be used to give a public presentation to experts as well as educate the market.

The key benefits offered to consumers include a higher level of engagement with vendors, trusted information from other consumers, and superior customer service. Revenues will be generated through advertising placement fees, premium services, preferential placement fees, and a percentage of sales transactions. eDOORWAYS' progressive vision and professional management team makes it an attractive investment opportunity. Disclaimer

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eDOORWAYS Corporation News:

eDoorways International Corporation Retains ATG Capital Solutions to Assist with Investor Relations

eDoorways International Corporation Closes Multi-Million Dollar Financing Deal

eDoorways International Corporation Unveils New Technology to the International Marketplace

IDO Security Inc. (IDOI)

The QualityStocks Daily Newsletter would like to spotlight IDO Security Inc. (IDOI). Today, IDO Security Inc. closed trading at $0.0017, up 6.25%, on 7,156,332 volume with 48 trades.  The average 60-day volume is 47,646,244 with a 52-week low/high of $0.0004/$0.0061.

IDO Security, Inc. (IDOI), headquartered in New York with a subsidiary in Israel, focuses on developing solutions for shoes-on weapons metal detection. The company's flagship product, the patented MagShoe™ system, instantly and accurately detects metal items concealed on or in footwear, ankles or feet without requiring the removal of shoes. Taking only 3-4 seconds to scan, the detection system solves possibly the most problematic issue in the security checkpoint routine.

The MagShoe is produced at the company's main manufacturing facility in Rishon LeZion, Israel where it offers local sales and support via a worldwide network of industry-leading distributors and system integrators. Designed for security and loss prevention at high-security venues and checkpoints, IDO Security's products are currently in use at international airports, cruise lines, government agencies and other locations requiring strong security.

The company's detection systems employ state-of-the-art sensors and algorithms to detect weapons and other controlled metal articles. By providing accurate measurements, the MagShoe solutions keep false alarms at minimum - detecting potentially dangerous items while ignoring metal typically found in footwear such as heels, zippers and ornaments. The advanced technology reduces the number of manual inspections required, allowing personnel to focus on the real threat.

President and Director Michael L. Goldberg guides the direction of the company with an extensive business and legal background spanning more than 30 years. Prior to joining IDO Security, Mr. Goldberg spent 17 years as the Chairman, CEO and one-time President of RX Medical Services, a medical company that owned and operated small rural hospitals, clinical laboratories and MRI/CT centers across the US. He has served on the boards and as a member of audit and compensation committees for a number of public companies.
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IDO Security Inc. News:

IDO Security to Exhibit and Train Its Distributors on the New 3G and 3G/4 Models in China

IDO Security Delivers First Order for the New MagShoe(TM) 3G Weapons Metal Detection System to Spain

IDO Security, Inc. Introduces New Safety Rails System Designed to Complement the MagShoe(TM) 3G Series

Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC)

The QualityStocks Daily Newsletter would like to spotlight Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC) Today, the Uranium Energy Corporation closed trading at $6.08, up 1.00%, on 1,180,500 volume with 3,121 trades.  The average 60-day volume is 964,923 with a 52-week low/high of $2.11/$6.18.

Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC) today announced that its president and CEO Amir Adnani will be joined by other members of the company’s management team to ring The Closing Bell® at the New York Stock Exchange tomorrow to commemorate the beginning of uranium production in South Texas.

Uranium Energy Corp. (UEC) is a U.S.-based exploration and development company focused on near-term uranium production in the U.S. The company’s operations are managed by professionals who have earned a reputable profile through many decades of hands-on experience in the key facets of uranium exploration, development and mining.

Uranium Energy controls one of the largest databases of historic uranium exploration and development in the nation. Using this knowledge base, the company has acquired and is advancing exploration properties of merit throughout the southwestern U.S., a region known as being the most concentrated area for uranium mining in the United States.

The Company’s fully licensed and permitted Hobson processing facility is central to all of its projects in South Texas. Well financed to execute on its key programs, Uranium Energy's Palangana is-situ recovery project is fully permitted, and its Goliad in-situ recovery project is in the final stages of mine permitting for production.

The company’s strategy of acquiring exploration databases and leveraging those databases to generate acquisition targets has proven to be effective thus far. With plans to continue aggressively pursuing this strategy, Uranium Energy Corp is well positioned to capitalize on the world’s first significant alternative energy boom. Disclaimer

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Uranium Energy Corp. News:

Uranium Energy Corp to Ring NYSE Closing Bell to Celebrate the Transition to Uranium Producer

Uranium Energy Corp Begins Production at Palangana ISR Project

Uranium Energy Corp Completes $27.5 Million Financing

True 2 Beauty (TRTB)

The QualityStocks Daily Newsletter would like to spotlight True 2 Beauty (TRTB). Today, True 2 Beauty closed trading at $0.16, up 6.67%, on 22,000 volume with 6 trades.  The average 60-day volume is 72,782 with a 52-week low/high of $1.00/$0.02.

True 2 Beauty (TRTB) is a leading manufacturer and distributor of sexual potency pills and liquid products in the United States, with expansion efforts underway in other parts of the world. The company's line of current products currently include Libigrow (for men), Libigirl (for women), Libiliquid Shots and Libiliquid Relaxation Drinks. Made from only natural ingredients, the products are regarded as the most powerful over the counter herbal sexual and performance supplements available on the market.

In addition to being sold online, Libigrow products are sold throughout the U.S. in convenience stores, liquor stores, smoke shops, vitamin stores, independent grocers, and adult boutique stores, with potential in larger chains such as CVS, Walgreens and GNC to name a few. In fact, a major retail pharmacy chain has begun a regional trial in eight of their stores in southern Florida in preparation for a nationwide roll-out to begin in early 2011 for select Libigrow products – the first step to national expansion within the retail pharmacy chain network.

The company has recruited a trained and highly qualified full-time staff. In addition to their talented and well-seasoned designers, the company employs a team of photographers, web designers, a marketing and advertising director and assistant director, account managers in sales, in-house customer service representatives, a commercial ads designer and editor, and an in-house printing team for all promotional material.

Alex Hbaiu leads the company as CEO, president and director. He published several research articles and findings during his employment at Eli Lily Research Labs where he had the opportunity to work with some of the most talented and educated doctors and scientists in the world. Although founded with very little capital, via Mr. Hbaiu's expert leadership Librigrow has grown to over $10,000,000 in sales via "word of mouth" advertising alone. Disclaimer

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IDO Security, Inc. (IDOI) Goes To China

When IDO Security first developed MagShoe™, the foot level security scanning device that eliminates the need for passengers to remove their shoes, it’s doubtful that anyone in or out of the company fully anticipated the level of interest around the world that would be generated. And now, based upon growing demand in the area, the company is traveling to China to train distributors on the latest iterations of MagShoe.

The International Marketing Manager for the company, Dani Werber, said of the trip, “We are most excited to be able to introduce our new state of the art models to the Asian marketplace, especially given our earlier success in placing the MagShoe™ in China. The strong interest shown in the new and improved models by our distributors is a testament to what we believe will be a much greater revenue opportunity throughout Asia as we see continued interest throughout Europe and the remainder of the world.”

MagShoe is seen by the company, and increasingly by airport and other security operations around the world, as filling a critical void in today’s systems by extending screening to the area around the lower legs and feet, an area not adequately covered by standard scanning systems. The product’s advanced design increases accuracy and minimizes safety concerns, without requiring the user to go through the trouble of removing their shoes. MagShoe integrates seamlessly with existing detectors, is very quick and easy to use, and is highly cost effective. But perhaps most importantly, with all the current complaints about the invasiveness and inconvenience of security checks, MagShoe is timely, perfectly filling a worldwide need.

AUXILIO, Inc. (AUXO) Expands Contract Adding Three Hospitals and Further Notoriety

AUXILIO, Inc., the nation’s pioneering Managed Print Services (MPS) company focused on the health care industry, recently announced an expansion of its MPS contract with Sutter Health’s California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC) to include the remainder of Sutter’s West Bay Region, which includes Sutter Medical Center of Santa Rosa, Sutter Lakeside Hospital, Sutter Novato Medical Campus and the Sutter Pacific Medical Foundation.

According to company, the expanded relationship is a direct result of the confidence earned over the last five years by successfully executing a print services program at CPMC. Sutter Health is one of the country’s largest community-based non-profit health care providers, with 24 hospitals in more than 100 communities in northern California.

In the press release AUXILIO also announced that it has signed a Master Services Agreement (MSA) with Sutter Health Corporate to allow other interested hospital executives throughout the Sutter Health network to take full advantage of AUXILIO’s services. The MSA further strengthens AUXILIO’s business relationship with the health care provider’s network of hospitals.

“We are honored to provide Sutter Health’s West Bay Region with our resources and expertise to support its delivery of quality patient service to northern California residents,” stated Joseph J. Flynn, chief executive officer of AUXILIO. “We appreciate our Company’s long standing relationship with California Pacific Medical Center, and we are excited by the opportunity to expand our services, cost savings programs and operational efficiencies to the Sutter West Bay.”

“AUXILIO’s performance and execution of its MPS program has been a very valuable service that saved CPMC thousands of dollars and greatly increased our internal customer service over the past five years,” commented Craig Vercruysse, Sutter West Bay Region Chief Information Officer. “We are looking forward to extending that service to the Sutter West Bay facilities and enhancing our relationship with AUXILIO.”

Throughout 2010, AUXILIO has experienced unprecedented growth in the MPS market for health care. So far this year the company has been awarded five new MPS contracts which include over 15 hospital campuses and associated off-site facilities, significantly increasing the company’s revenues. Boasting 100% customer retention, the company achieves continuous multi-million dollar saving for its customers which is illuminated by its unparalleled level of service and solutions.

Eagle Ford Energy Inc. (EFRDF) Reports Successful Well in Texas

Eagle Ford Energy Inc. reported that the company has successfully drilled a horizontal well on its leasehold acreage in Texas. Eagle Ford Energy Inc. conducts its exploration and production activities through Dyami Energy LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of the company.

The Matthews Dyami #1-H well was drilled by Dawsey Operating LLC to a vertical depth of 5,100 feet and a measured depth of 8,500 feet. The well was extended 3,300 feet horizontally through the Eagle Ford Shale

Eagle Ford Energy Inc. said that during the drilling operation, the company logged the well and took thirty-six core samples from various formations. These formations included the San Miguel, Austin Chalk, Eagle Ford and Buda Zones. The core samples were sent to various labs for analysis. The company said that it would design a completion program based on this analysis.

The Matthews Dyami #1-H well was drilled on the Matthews lease, a 2,629 acre tract located in Zavala County, Texas. Eagle Ford Energy Inc. has an eighty five percent working interest in the Matthews lease, which is adjacent to other areas in Zavala County where extensive development is ongoing by other companies.

Raser Technology (RZTI) Finalizes Transaction to Launch New Electric Automotive Company

Prominent technology company Raser Technologies, Inc. announced on Tuesday that it has finalized a transaction to form a new electric automotive company with a small group of private investors. Led by California investor Carl E. Berg, the plan will be focused initially on trucks and SUVs for fleet customers.

In the transaction, Mr. Berg will capitalize the new company with $4.5 million, which will be used as working capital for the new company. Mr. Berg will receive $2.5 million in cash, $1.5 million of which was paid at closing and the remainder is to be paid by December 20, 2010. Additionally, Raser receives a 39% interest in the new company and will retain the right to appoint one of the three members of the company’s board of directors.

Mr. Berg commented, “I am very pleased with the acquisition and the opportunity for rapid growth in the electric vehicle market based on Raser’s strategic position, orders and their E-REV truck technology. I believe that this automotive company will offer a completely new kind of work truck to help electrify the largest segment of the automobile business and convert thousands of soft orders into deliveries over the next few years.”

Kraig Higginson, Raser Technologies chairman, commented, “We have been working on separating the automotive and renewable energy segments, and believe that this will allow both businesses to operate and attract capital more efficiently. We have been successful in the development of a very promising E-REV powertrain technology. We are pleased that it will soon be offered commercially in America’s most popular vehicle, the pick-up truck, by an exciting new electric vehicle company. The new company plans to begin delivering the first extended range electric trucks to fleet customers beginning the end of this year.”

 

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