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Mirasol Resources Ltd. (MRZ.V)

We are highlighting Mirasol Resources Ltd. (MRZ.V) today, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter. 

Mirasol Resources Ltd. is a junior resource company that trades on the TSX Venture Exchange. The Company focuses on new precious metals exploration, discovery, and development in the Americas. They hold a large portfolio of wholly-owned precious metals prospects in the Patagonia region of Southern Argentina, and a strategic copper-gold property presence in northern Chile. Founded in 2003, Mirasol Resources Ltd. has their headquarters in Vancouver, British Columbia. 

Mirasol has identified a number of new precious metals systems through prospect generation, use of leading-edge technology, and the Company's top level technical talent. The Company maintains aggressive exploration programs focused on new precious metals discoveries and adding value to the project pipeline. Mirasol is led by an internationally recognized management team with an exceptional track record of mineral discovery in South America. 

The flagship Joaquin silver project, which Coeur d'Alene Mines is joint venturing into, contains potential for both high grade silver-gold structures and bulk tonnage material. It is undergoing active exploration. In late 2009, Company geologists discovered the Virginia zone. This is a cluster of high grade silver veins that warrants significant follow up to assess the potential for economic mineralization. 

The Joaquin silver-gold property is located in central Santa Cruz Province, Argentina, 80 kilometers north of the Martha silver mine operated by Coeur d’Alene Mines Corporation and the Manantial Espejo silver-gold mine by Pan American Silver Corporation. Exploration at Joaquin is currently focusing on the La Morocha and La Negra prospects where three rounds of drilling (November 2007- November 2009) have returned significant combinations of silver grades and intercept widths. A fourth round of drilling commenced at La Morocha and La Negra in February 2010. 

Mirasol also has their Virginia-Santa Rita Project. Santa Rita is a 100 percent Mirasol owned, silver-gold property located in western Santa Cruz Province, Argentina. It is 100 kilometers southwest of the town of Las Heras and 100 kilometers southeast of the Perito Moreno town site. 

Mirasol staked the property package in 2004. It was subsequently expanded. The Virginia Vein Zone was discovered in late 2009 by a Mirasol geologist while following up alteration and structural targets in newly acquired claims at Mirasol's 100 percent owned Santa Rita Project. 

The Company’s prospecting program in late 2009 targeted parts of the property that had never been explored. The Julia Vein was discovered in November 2009 and additional new veins in December 2009, and the name “Virginia Vein Zone” was given to describe the newly discovered area with multiple silver-bearing veins. 

In November, Mirasol Resources Ltd. announced that Phase 1 diamond drilling commenced on their 100 percent owned, high-grade Virginia Silver Project located in the prolific epithermal Province of Santa Cruz, Argentina. The first phase 1,500 meter drill program of approximately 25 shallow holes will focus on the 2,200 meter long, high-grade Julia Vein, one of 8 mineralized veins identified to date at Virginia. 

Mirasol's President, Mary Little stated, "Initiation of drilling at the Virginia Silver Project is an important step for Mirasol. The Company is pleased to be testing the Julia Vein within the first year of its discovery in order to validate the high grade silver values returned from systematic channel sampling of this visually impressive vein system."  

Mirasol Resources Ltd. (MRZ.V) closed Thursday’s session at $4.74, up 1.72%, on 120,949 volume.  The 52-week low/high is $1.16/$4.90.

Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RNN)

Greenbackers reported today on Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RNN), FeedBlitz, Stock Traders Chat, OTC Tip Reporter, Penny Invest, Stock Egg, Stock Rich, Cool Penny Stocks, Hot OTC, Bull Rally, SmallCap Voice did earlier, and we choose to report on the Company, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter.  

Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a clinical stage pharmaceutical company that trades on the NYSE Amex. The Company is dedicated to developing and commercializing first in class and market leading therapeutics for cancer, central nervous system (CNS) disorders, sexual dysfunction, and other unmet medical needs. Rexahn also operates key R&D programs of nano-medicines, 3D-GOLD, and TIMES drug discovery platforms. Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc. has their corporate headquarters in Rockville, Maryland. 

Rexahn currently has three drug candidates in Phase II clinical trials. These are Archexin®, Serdaxin®, and Zoraxel™ – all potential best in class therapeutics. They also have a robust pipeline of preclinical compounds to treat multiple cancers and CNS disorders.  

The Company is leveraging a powerful, multi-faceted discovery engine consisting of small signaling molecule discovery, computational modeling and nanotechnology-based drug targeting and delivery. The Company’s strategy is to continue building a significant product pipeline of innovative medicines that they will commercialize alone or with pharma partners. 

The Company’s core scientific expertise in signal transduction is producing a drug portfolio with significant potential clinical value.  Their research determined that by “tuning”  the cell signaling pathways to shut down uncontrolled cell growth resulting in cancer, they could similarly tune the cell signaling pathways related to CNS-based conditions as Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, depression, and sexual dysfunction. 

Their Serdaxin® is a best-in-class therapy for treating depression, and potentially Parkinson’s Disease and Alzheimer’s Disease. Their Zoraxel™ is a first-in-class CNS-based therapy for treating sexual dysfunction. Their Archexin® is a first-in-class AKT-inhibitor therapy for treating various cancers, such as pancreatic cancer, renal cell carcinoma (RCC), glioblastoma, and cancers of the ovary and stomach. 

In November, Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced that the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office issued U.S. Patent 7,833,998 entitled, “Oral Neurotherapeutic Cephalosporin Sulfoxide and Sulfone-containing Compositions.” The patent covers neurotherapeutic pharmaceutical formulation for cefazoline sulfone, cefazoline sulfoxide, ceftriaxone sulfoxide, and ceftriaxone sulfone for treating neurological disease and behavioral and cognitive disorders. It also covers several novel compounds. 

Rick Soni, President of Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc., noted, “New patent coverage for these cefazolin and ceftriaxone groups broadens our CNS-related portfolio and strengthens our intellectual property position as well.” 

Rexahn Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RNN) closed Thursday’s trading session at $1.13, up 15.19%, on 3,215,268 volume with 4,591 trades.  The average volume for the last 60 days is 234,254.  The 52-week low/high is $0.625/$3.68.

Tandy Leather Factory, Inc. (TLF)

SmallCap Voice and Today’s Financial News reported earlier on Tandy Leather Factory, Inc. (TLF), and we are reporting on the Company today, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter. 

Founded in 1980, Tandy Leather Factory, Inc. together with their subsidiaries operates as a retailer and wholesale distributor of leather and related products. The company operates in three segments: Wholesale Leathercraft, Retail Leathercraft, and International Leathercraft. The Company’s shares trade on the NASDAQ Global Market. Tandy Leather Factory, Inc. has their corporate headquarters in Fort Worth, Texas.  

The Wholesale Leathercraft segment operates a chain of warehouse distribution units in North America. The Retail Leathercraft segment operates a chain of retail stores under the Tandy Leather Company name in North America. The International Leathercraft segment operates combination wholesale and retail stores outside of North America. As of December 31, 2009, it operated one store under the Tandy Leather Factory name located in Northampton, the United Kingdom. 

The Company’s product lines consist of leather, leatherworking tools, buckles and adornments for belts, leather dyes and finishes, saddle and tack hardware, and do-it-yourself kits. They distribute their products through their 29 Leather Factory stores, located in 19 states and 3 Canadian provinces, 76 Tandy Leather retail stores, located in 36 states and 6 Canadian provinces, and one combination wholesale/retail store located in the United Kingdom. 

Tandy Leather Factory, Inc. serves individuals, wholesale distributors, tack and saddle shops, institutions, western stores, craft stores, youth groups, summer camps, schools, equine-related shops, cobblers, and dealers. They also serve other large volume purchasers, manufacturers, and retailers. 

Today, Tandy Leather Factory, Inc. reported that sales for the month of November were $5.9 million, up 15 percent from $5.2 million in November 2009. Year to date sales are up 9 percent to $53.7 million in the current year compared to $49.5 million last year. 

Retail Leathercraft's sales rose 20 percent to $3.2 million compared to November 2009 sales of $2.7 million. Wholesale Leathercraft posted sales of $2.6 million for November, up 9 percent from November 2009 sales of $2.3 million. International Leathercraft's sales rose 26 percent to $160,000 in the current month compared to November 2009 sales of $127,000. 

Tandy Leather Factory, Inc.’s Chief Executive Officer and President, Jon Thompson, commented, "We set a sales record in November -- highest sales in one month in our history -- and almost hit the $6 million mark. Sales were solid all month, further strengthened by Black Friday and Saturday. We ran a 24% sales gain in those two days, compared to the same two days last year." 

Tandy Leather Factory, Inc. (TLF) closed Thursday’s session at $44.72, up 7.03%, on 28,157 volume with 63 trades.  The average volume for the last 60 days is 5,086.  The 52-week low/high is $3.33/$5.97.

Thomas Group, Inc. (TGIS)

Stock Fortune Teller reported previously on Thomas Group, Inc. (TGIS), and we are highlighting the Company today, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter. 

Founded in 1978, Thomas Group, Inc. is an international, professional services firm that trades on the NASDAQ Capital Market. The Company specializes in organization change management and operations improvement. Known for Breakthrough Process Performance, Thomas Group creates and implements customized improvement strategies for sustained performance improvements in all facets of the business enterprise. Thomas Group has offices in Dallas, Boston, and Washington, D.C. 

The Company’s unique brand of process improvement and performance management services enable businesses to enhance operations, improve productivity and quality, reduce costs, generate cash, and drive higher profitability. They work with their clients to produce superior operational and financial performance. 

Thomas Group integrates and deploys the most relevant continuous process improvement (CPI) methods and tools. Their executives use their expertise to listen carefully to client problems and then translate them into workable solutions. They work personally and directly with client leadership to deliver cultural and process-based solutions that achieve exceptional operating results. 

The Company offers services in culture and change management, finance and administration, marketing and sales, operations, product and service innovation, and supply chain management. They serve aerospace and defense, government, healthcare, and transportation and logistics sectors. 

Thomas Group equips organizations to look beyond the results from data gathering and begin to understand the business process itself and its impact on operations improvements. This is accomplished by improving operational and decision processes, enhancing processes to optimize supply chain, sales, marketing, etc., establishing a foundation for consistent metrics, and utilizing initiatives and goals/objectives that can align performance.  

It is also accomplished by building operational performance processes, creating and installing value-stream maps, building profile and competency metrics for operations, providing performance visibility across the enterprise, and utilizing simulation and modeling to enable operations improvements. 

Furthermore, it is accomplished by leveraging methodologies and tool frameworks for success, applying methodologies that can improve operational effectiveness (PVM, Lean, Six Sigma, etc.), as well as assessing human capital and available resources to be deployed against the right initiatives. 

Thomas Group, Inc. (TGIS) closed Thursday’s trading at $1.95, up 5.41%, on 47,108 volume with 149 trades.  The average volume for the last 60 days is 4,959.  The 52-week low/high is $1.10/$4.70.

Cenveo Inc. (CVO)

The Street, Investor Update, Wall Street Greek, and Zacks.com reported on Cenveo Inc. (CVO), and we choose to report on the Company today, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter. 

Cenveo Inc. is a leader in the management and distribution of print and related products and solutions.  They provide their customers with low-cost alternatives within their core businesses of labels and forms manufacturing, packaging and publisher offerings, envelope production, and printing. The Company supplies one-stop solutions from design through fulfillment.  Cenveo has a network of production, fulfillment, content management, and distribution facilities across the globe. Cenveo Inc. trades on the New York Stock Exchange and they have their headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut. 

Cenveo, Inc. is the third largest graphics communication company in North America. Cenveo encompasses more than two dozen entities in over 100 facilities across the U.S., as well as manufacturing operations in Asia, South America, and Central America. The Company is one of the top suppliers of printed labels to North America’s leading pharmaceutical, food, beverage, and consumer products companies. 

Their label brands include Dealer, Discount, Lancer, and Synergy. Together, they process hundreds of thousands of orders each year for more than 40,000 resale distributors. In addition, the Company’s Rx Technology and Nashua units are leaders in prescription drug labels for pharmacies nationwide. Their Nashua Brand also produces retail and grocery store shelf labels as well as pressure sensitive labels. 

Cenveo Inc.’s label product facilities offer clients custom printing in a variety of stocks, inks, and processes. The Company can print on virtually anything, including paper, foil, metal, plastic, clear and opaque film, as well as synthetic materials. 

This week, Cenveo, Inc. announced that through their subsidiaries, the Company has acquired Impaxx, Inc., the sole owner of Gilbreth Packaging Solutions, Inc., from affiliates of Aurora Capital Group, a Los Angeles private equity firm.  Gilbreth operates a state of the art facility located in Croydon, Pennsylvania. Gilbreth has approximately 75 employees. Gilbreth uses multiple printing technologies as a full-service manufacturer and marketer of full body shrink sleeves (FBSS), tamper evident neck bands and medical & electronic tubing. 

Robert G. Burton, Sr., Cenveo Chairman and Chief Executive Officer stated: "The acquisition of Gilbreth expands our specialty packaging into the growing shrink sleeve market. Gilbreth's product line complements Cenveo's existing offerings and will create immediate cross-selling opportunities for both companies' customers.” 

Cenveo Inc. (CVO) closed Thursday’s trading session at $5.65, up 4.63%, on 380,826 volume with 2,194 trades.  The average volume for the last 60 days is 357,588.  The 52-week low/high is $4.80/$14.00.

Coral Gold Resources, Ltd. (CLH.V)

All Penny Stocks, Penny Stock DD, Investment House, The Best Newsletters, The Street, The Stock Advisors, and Trading Markets reported earlier on Coral Gold Resources, Ltd. (CLH.V), and we report on the Company today, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter. 

Incorporated in 1981, Coral Gold Resources, Ltd. is exploring a portfolio of strategically-located claim blocks along the Cortez gold trend in north-central Nevada known as the Robertson Project.  Robertson adjoins Barrick Gold Mines' Cortez Mine, one of the lowest cost Au producers in Nevada. Coral Gold Resources, Ltd.’s key objective is to move Robertson towards production by upgrading inferred resources to higher categories (reserves) and by producing a PEA (preliminary economic assessment). Coral Gold Resources, Ltd.’s shares trade on the TSX Venture Exchange. The Company has their headquarters in Vancouver, British Columbia. 

The Cortez gold trend lies southwest of the renowned Carlin trend. The Cortez and Carlin trends represent the United States' key gold region, accounting for three-quarters of the country's gold output. Coral's primary properties (Robertson, Excluded, Norma Sass and Ruf) lay in the south Crescent Valley region. Coral owns 100 percent interest in the Robertson claims. 

The Excluded Claims operate under a 61/39 joint venture (carried interest) with Barrick Gold Mines. Norma Sass and Ruf are joint ventures with Levon Resources Ltd. Coral Gold Resources, Ltd. also holds 100 percent interest in the Lander Ranch and Blue Nugget claims, located immediately north of Robertson. 

Drilling at Robertson and a resulting 3-D resource block model has increased the property's inferred gold resource estimate to 3.4 million ounces. This latest calculation, prepared by Beacon Hill Consultants of Vancouver is fully 43-101 compliant and calculated on the basis of US$850 gold and recoveries of 70 percent.  

The Company notes that gold assays from drilling completed in 2008 and 2010 are not included in the current 3.4-million-ounce gold-inferred resource. This data is being input into a new resource estimate. All the latest drilling and new metallurgical work will be used in a new NI 43-101-compliant independent Preliminary Economic Assessment. A PEA is designed to illustrate the project viability in the current cost environment. 
 

In November, Coral Gold Resources Ltd. announced results from a further three diamond core holes drilled at Corals Robertson property in Crescent Valley Nevada. These holes are part of a 15 hole diamond core program which Coral started September 16, 2010. The holes, CC10-4 to CC10-6 are vertical and range from 400 to 600 feet in depth (122 to 183 meters) and focus on the Altenburg Hill zone. The drill program is currently on the 12th hole. 

Coral Gold Resources, Ltd. (CLH.V) closed Thursday’s trading session at $0.65, up 3.17%, on 45,345 volume.  The 52-week low/high is $0.28/$0.85.

CTI Industries Corporation (CTIB)

Taglich Brothers reported recently on CTI Industries Corporation (CTIB), CRWE Finance, CRWE Wall Street, PennyTrader.com did earlier, and we highlight the Company, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter. 

CTI Industries Corporation develops, manufactures, and supplies flexible film products in the United States and internationally. The Company also provides value-added design, engineering, and production for flexible film products. Additionally, they produce, market, and sell novelty products, principally balloons. These include foil balloons, latex balloons, punch balls, and other inflatable toy items. CTI Industries Corporation’s shares trade on the NASDAQ Capital Market. The Company has their headquarters in Lake Barrington, Illinois. 

CTI also produces flexible containers for home and consumer use for the storage and preservation of food and personal items; and flexible films for food and other packaging and commercial applications. They also produce specialty film products for various applications. The Company markets their products primarily through independent sales representatives, distributors, wholesalers, and retail chains. 

CTI has been manufacturing metallized balloons since 1977. They were the first company to introduce and mass produce the product into the marketplace. The Company also manufactures a large selection of latex products, including punchballs, twisties, and waterbombs. Their latex is offered in a variety of colors (crystal, standard, metallic, pearl) and "all-around" printed designs. 

All processes in the manufacturing of metallized balloons from the time of receipt of the base metallized film to the finished product are conducted at CTI's plant in Barrington, Illinois. The Company designs and makes much of their own equipment. This includes conversion equipment, photopolymer plates, and manufacturing heads. All printing is conducted at their facility on advanced equipment. 

Recently, CTI Industries Corporation announced their results of operations for the third quarter of 2010 and for the nine month period ended September 30, 2010. Consolidated net sales for the third quarter of 2010 were $10,962,000 compared to consolidated net sales of $10,175,000 for the third quarter of 2009, an increase of 7.7 percent. They earned net income of $243,000 or $0.08 per share (basic and diluted) for the third quarter of 2010 compared to net income of $205,000 or $0.07 per share (basic and diluted) for the third quarter of 2009, an increase of 18.5 percent. 

For the nine month period ended September 30, 2010, consolidated net sales were $36,337,000 compared to $30,558,000 for the same period in 2009, an increase of 18.9 percent. For this nine month period in 2010, net income was $1,449,000 or $0.49 per share (basic and diluted) compared to net income of $707,000, or $0.25 per share (basic and diluted) for the same period of 2009. 

CTI Industries Corporation (CTIB) closed Thursday’s trading session at $5.79, up 1.05%, on 44,026 volume with 109 trades.  The average volume for the last 60 days is 40,801.  The 52-week low/high is $2.14/$9.74.

Deswell Industries Inc. (DSWL)

The Street reported earlier on Deswell Industries Inc. (DSWL), and we highlight the Company today, here at the QualityStocks Daily Newsletter. 

Trading on the NASDAQ Global Market, Deswell Industries Inc. manufactures injection-molded plastic parts and components, electronic products and subassemblies, and metallic products. The Company manufactures these for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and contract manufacturers at their factories in the People’s Republic of China. Deswell Industries Inc. has their headquarters in Macao, the People's Republic of China. 

The Company produces a wide variety of plastic parts and components used in the manufacture of consumer and industrial products including cases and key tops for calculators and personal organizers; cases for flashlights, telephones, paging machines, projectors and alarm clocks; grips and rods for fishing tackle; and toner cartridges and cases for fax and photocopy machines. The Company’s customers include N&J Company, Digidesign Inc., and Vtech Telecommunications Ltd. They sell their products in Asia (Hong Kong, Japan and China), the United States, and Europe (Germany and Italy). 

They also produce printed circuit board assemblies using surface mount (SMT) and finished products such as telephones, telephone answering machines, sophisticated studio-quality audio equipment and computer peripherals such as CD-ROM drives and LAN and sound cards. SMT is the method of assembling printed circuit boards in which components are fixed directly into the surface of the board, rather than being inserted into holes.  

In assembling printed circuit boards, Deswell purchases packaged boards with the active components already mounted. The use both Pin Through Hole Technology and Surface Mount Technology interconnection technologies to assemble the other components onto the PCBs. Metal products manufactured by Deswell include metallic molds and accessory parts used in audio equipment, telephones, and copying machines.  

Deswell Industries Inc.'s plastic injection molding process consists of three phases. These are Mold Design and Production, Plastic Injection, and Finishing. The metallic manufacturing operation consists mainly of two major processes. These are Mold Fabrication and Sheet Metal Stamping. 

The primary raw materials used by the Company in the manufacture of their plastic parts are various plastic resins, mostly ABS (acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene). They currently obtain their plastic resins from suppliers in Hong Kong, Japan, and Taiwan. Deswell uses in excess of 9,600,000 pounds of plastic resins annually. 

The Company purchases more than 500 different component parts from more than 100 suppliers. They purchase from suppliers in Japan, Taiwan, Korea, Hong Kong, and elsewhere. 

Deswell Industries Inc. (DSWL) closed Thursday’s trading session at $3.15, down 0.32%, on 15,302 volume with 63 trades.  The average volume for the last 60 days is 20,714.  The 52-week low/high is $2.91/$5.32.

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National Automation Services, Inc. (NASV) 

The QualityStocks Daily Newsletter would like to spotlight National Automation Services, Inc. (NASV). Today, National Automation Services, Inc. closed trading at $0.015, up 47.06%, on 2,014,181 volume with 58 trades. The stock’s average daily volume over the past 60 days is 157,161 with a 52-week low/high of $0.013/$0.158. During today's trading session, the stock traded an all-time record number of shares. 

National Automation Services, Inc. (NASV) is a public holding company focused on designing, engineering, installing and maintaining automated control systems for such business applications as waste water treatment, water treatment, airport security, bottling plants, power plants, metals, mining, breweries, food processing, tire making, textiles, plastics and nearly all production activities.  

Dominant players in the $500 Billion national and international automation controls market include Siemens, Honeywell, Fisher Controls, Johnson Controls and others. In addition to the multi-nationals, it has been estimated that there could be as many as 300 local and regional firms providing automation control services. In general, these companies have an edge on the larger behemoths because they can better respond to the needs of local business and municipalities.  

Unfortunately, for these smaller companies, they compete in a limited market space, have stunted growth prospects and have no way of monetizing their asset value. NAS aims to capitalize on this condition by acquiring and integrating the strongest local and regional players into a new organization that would allow for the synergies and efficiencies of a national company while keeping the competitive advantages of decentralized management and service.  

Of the 300 local and regional automation companies, 42 meet the company’s acquisition criteria; 11 of which have been targeted for acquisition over the next two years. NAS projects year-end 2010 revenues of more than $47 Million and year-end 2011 revenues of over $140 Million predicated on meeting its targeted acquisition schedule. With a solid business plan in place, NAS has a firm foundation to generate strong cash flow and increase shareholder value over the long-term. Disclaimer

National Automotion Services, Inc. Blog

National Automation Services, Inc. News:

National Automation Services (NASV) New Audio Interview of Bob Chance, CEO of NASV is now at SmallCapVoice.com

National Automation Services, Inc. Operations Update

National Automation Services, Inc. Expands Operations Into California

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 34,923,982 volume with 163 trades.  The average 60-day volume is 48,003,952 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

Micro Identification Technologies Inc. (MMTC)

The QualityStocks Daily Newsletter would like to spotlight Micro Identification Technologies Inc. (MMTC) Micro Imaging Technology closed trading at $0.006 on 2,526,600 volume with 22 trades.  The average 60-day volume is 509,598 with a 52-week low/high of $0.0048/$0.08.  

Micro Identification Technologies Inc. (MMTC) is focused on becoming a global leader in developing, supporting and marketing rapid systems and processes that detect and identify microbial organisms. For several years the company has been working on the development of a breakthrough, laser-based microbial identification technology. This technology has been designed to be extremely fast and easy to use while not relying on conventional chemical or biological processing, fluorescent tags, gas chromatography or DNA analysis.

The system works by measuring scattered light intensity as individual microbes pass through a laser beam. The intensity pattern of the scattered light is a direct consequence of the size, shape and external and internal optical characteristics of the microbe. By measuring scattered light at specific angles, MIT’s system detects and differentiates objects the size of bacteria, protozoa, yeasts and molds.

The company’s technology offers significant advantages over today’s methods of microbial detection, including lower cost, rapid results, easier use and the ability to test for multiple bacteria in one process. The system is statistically based and includes a unique MIT Microbe Library of pre-measured light scattering identifiers - or fingerprints - derived from the measurements of tens of thousands of individual microbes for each species and subspecies to be detected.

MIT’s technology has the potential to revolutionize the $5 billion rapid microbial test market by annually saving thousands of lives and tens of millions of dollars. Since 1998, the industry has had an annual expansion of 9.2 percent - with growth projections for 30 percent annually. MIT is well positioned with its cutting-edge microbial technology as demand continues to soar as a result of major health, safety and homeland security issues. Disclaimer

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Micro Identification Technologies Inc. News:

MIT Reports a Successful Webinar Presentation of the Technologies and Operations of Its Bacterial Identification System

(MMTC) MIT to Conduct a Webinar Demonstrating the Ease of Use and Efficiency of Its Bacteria Identifying MIT 1000 System

MIT Receives Additional Funding

True 2 Beauty (TRTB)

The QualityStocks Daily Newsletter would like to spotlight True 2 Beauty (TRTB). Today, True 2 Beauty closed trading at $0.23, up 4.07%, on 436,788 volume with 110 trades.  The average 60-day volume is 90,708 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

True 2 Beauty Blog

True 2 BeautyNews:

A New Audio Interview with Alex Hbaiu, President and CEO of True 2 Beauty, Inc., is now at SmallCapVoice.com

True 2 Beauty Inc. CEO Alex Hbaiu to Be Interviewed on MYOB, the Radio Show for Entrepreneurs by Entrepreneurs

True 2 Beauty, Inc. Expands Production With New 39,000 Square Ft Building in City of Commerce, California

Daulton Capital Corp. (DUCP.OB) Minimizes Risk in Volatile Industry

To Daulton Capital Corp., a finance company specializing in gold and other natural resource investments, one of the keys to stability in a notoriously unstable industry is in finding ways to minimize risk. The company has developed a limited risk portfolio of international exploration and mining opportunities, based on the objective of option and joint venture projects with major and junior mining companies through to final production.

The company’s approach to risk limitation rests on the application of a number of principles that Daulton feels must be applied to every project and associated transaction:

• Transparent and ethical management 
• Responsible and community-strengthening business best practices 
• DAULTON’s ability to identify opportunities and their risk-reward potential 
• Managing investment risks in exploration by establishing joint ventures 
• Engagement of industry experts and latest exploration technologies 
• Efficient investor communication practice for building a strong shareholder base, providing continuous access to capital 
• Increasing industry visibility through other resource industry contacts and large institutional investors.

This approach is now being applied to two major projects located in Canada’s Yukon Territory, where findings suggest the best new Canadian gold opportunity in years. The Hunker Project, located in the heart of the famous Klondike Placer Gold District, and the Balarat Project (known by locals as the Battle Project), located in the White Gold District, are Daulton’s current focus. The area has produced some outstanding drill results by junior exploration companies, including a recent report by Underworld Resources showing significant gold mineralization thicknesses, including 3.39 g/t over 104 meters.

For additional information, visit the company’s website at www.DaultonCapital.com 

Micro Imaging Technology, Inc. (MMTC.OB) CEO Michael W. Brennan Interviewed by The Wall Street Transcript

Today, The Wall Street Transcript (TWST) announced the publication of its Medical Research, Diagnostic Substances & Life Science Tools Report, which offers a comprehensive review of the sector to investors and industry executives. The special feature contains expert industry commentary through in-depth interviews with public company CEOs, Equity Analysts and Money Managers.

Companies include: AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN); Lab Corp. (NYSE: LH); Medtronic (NYSE: MDT); Abbott (NYSE: ABT); Agilent (NYSE: A); Alexion (NASDAQ: ALXN); Allscripts (NASDAQ: MDRX); Alnylam (NASDAQ: ALNY); Amerisource (NYSE: ABC); Amylin (NASDAQ: AMLN); Array (NASDAQ: ARRY); Beckman Coulter (NYSE: BEC); Biogen (NASDAQ: BIIB); Bruker Corporation (NASDAQ: BRKR); CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS); Cardinal (NYSE: CAH); Catalyst Health Solutions (NASDAQ: CHSI); and many more.

TWST provided a brief excerpt of the in depth interview conducted with Michael W. Brennan, Chairman and president of Micro Imaging Technology, Inc. During the interview, Mr. Brennan discussed the outlook for his company for investors.

The excerpt is provided below:

TWST: Briefly, what does the technology do?

Mr. Brennan: It has a capability of identifying any microbe, which includes all bacteria – fungi, spores, mold and anything that’s in the microbe range. The bacteria family is the largest family of living organisms in the world. Some are good and some are very bad. We have proven through two world-renowned independent testing laboratories that we have that capability, and we’ve been certified by the only certifying body in the world, AOAC, that these tests are almost instantaneous and at an unbelievably low cost per test. When I say almost instantly, we’ve proven that we can do a bacteria test within five minutes of getting a sample, and it’s somewhere in the order of only $0.10 a cost per test.

So those are the quantitative components that we’re bring to the market. And we absolutely believe that our technology can save thousands of lives and multimillion dollars in health care costs by identifying pathogenic bacteria within our target market, food safety and health protection. Every time you pick up the paper, you see about the beef, lettuce, pepper, peanut and all other food product recalls. All of those things are contaminated by basically three bacteria: E. coli, salmonella and listeria. That’s 90%-plus of all the pathogens, and food safety is our immediate focus. As I mentioned, we are certified for listeria and in the process of getting E. coli and salmonella done probably by early next year.

We had a very good Webinar presentation recently. The whole point was to show how simple it is to use the system. You take a sample of your unknown, the bacteria suspected, all identification processes start similarly – although, most take days and costs hundreds of dollars. With ours, you take a sample of what your suspected pathogen is, put it in a little testing vial with clean water, put it in our system, hit a button on the PC console, it says “identified.” Within much less than five minutes, it will tell you the identification of the bacteria you’re looking for, or if it’s none of those, it will tell you “none”. It’s really that simple. We took everybody from start to finish yesterday in this Webinar in probably 15 minutes, and it takes us less than half a day to train a lab technician to be able to fully use and understand our system.

So where do we stand right now? It was a long process, because we have the hardware, which is elegant and is being manufactured for us by a world-class manufacturing organization. We have software that we developed in conjunction with California Institute of Technology, Caltech. Then we have laboratory procedures, and then we have the certification of the outside labs. For a small company, those are really ambitious projects or programs. Where we’re at right now is at the final stages of getting the product built by a world-class manufacturer company, a company called OSI Systems (OSIS). From a hardware point of view, the systems are really simple. But the whole concept, we think, is revolutionary.

It is a huge marketplace and rapidly growing. The number of food products that had been recalled just in the past year is amazing. There is another submarket that the people aren’t even aware of, and that’s food products for animals. The important part is our government. Although it’s talked a lot about doing some regulation, when it comes to food products, there is no real, true regulation. There was a big article last week about Texas closing down a food processing plant in San Antonio that was responsible for putting out contaminated chopped vegetables that have killed six people over the last few months, and had been traced to that company. But there is no real government regulation that says, “This is what you should do with your product before you put it out to the public.” 

If you add all that together, we are really seriously talking about a worldwide marketplace that is $8 billion to $10 billion just for testing annually. At the moment we have very few systems installed, a system with U.S. Department of Agriculture, USDA, at the Japanese Ministry of Food Safety, several systems in Malaysia for their food safety people and in some independent laboratories, where food processors send their product for testing.

National Automation Services, Inc. (NASV.PK) to Settle Outstanding Debt

Today before the opening bell, National Automation Services, Inc. announced that it is in the process of settling outstanding debt with its creditor(s). In progress for some time, this initiative is anticipated to positively impact the company’s bottom line and nearly obliterate all debt on the company’s balance sheet in the applicable fiscal period.

This move will also allow National Automation to move forward steadfastly as it executes a strategic acquisition strategy. As mentioned in prior press releases, the company plans to acquire targeted automation firms throughout the U.S. in the first quarter of 2011 with the goal of capitalizing on the synergies and efficiencies possible by consolidating a portion of the highly fragmented automation industry.

Mainland Resources (MNLU.OB) on Track and on Time with Haynesville Shale Drilling

Mainland Resources Inc. is an oil and gas exploration company focused on acquiring and developing leases in emerging gas regions, with a primary focus on the Haynesville Shale in Mississippi.

The company today announced it has penetrated the top of the target Haynesville Shale at a depth of 19,980 feet at its Burkley-Phillips #1 well on the Buena Vista prospect, which was developed to explore this largely unexplored section of the Haynesville Shale.

As of today, Mainland is drilling ahead at 20,078 feet on its vertical well and the company said it remains on track to reach the programmed depth of 22,000 feet. Upon meeting this goal, the company will log and evaluate the shale selection with Schlumberger and industry leading technology to confirm reservoir parameters. The evaluation is also hoped to confirm the company’s contention that an extensive natural fracture system exists within the Haynesville Shale.

Recognizing the well’s full potential will allow the company to better estimate its production rates.

“Mainland is now drilling into the primary target interval of the Haynesville Shale. Our exploration concept is that the Buena Vista structure has the potential for a significant accumulation of gas, and based on our past experience in the Haynesville Shale, this prospect could result in multiples of reserves and value when compared to our successful De Soto Parish development. The analysis of the data currently being captured from this well will enable us to more accurately define potential gas reserves and production rates,” Nick Atencio, Mainland CEO stated in the press release.

To date, Mainland has spent $7.6 million drilling the well in a “timely and cost efficient manner.”

 

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