Equities remain little changed from their opening levels and the three major indices are all flat.
With uncertainty abound, telecom stocks are in the early lead as the traditionally safe sector sees a stronger bid than others. Verizon (VZ 45.25, +0.36) and Windstream (WIN 10.80, +0.09) are both higher by 0.8%. Meanwhile, Sprint (S 5.12, +0.02) and AT&T (T 37.94, +0.22) are both up near 0.5%.
ONTC – Trade Alert
Up 66.67% in morning trading to $.001 with 30M shares traded
Onteco Corporation is focused on the investment in, and the development of, proprietary technologies that target alternative energy marketplaces domestically and globally. Its current investment focus is within the Energy Saving Lighting Industry. As a result it acquired NexPhase Lighting, Inc., in February 2011. Onteco Corporation (ONTC) announced today that it had entered into a Letter of Intent to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of Cyber Centers International Corporation, a privately-held Florida corporation, (”CCI”), in exchange for the issuance of a number of shares of common stock of the Company. CCI is in the business of interactive money games.
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RGDX – News Alert
Up 36.67% in morning trading to $1.23 with 100K shares traded
Response Genetics, Inc. is a CLIA-certified clinical laboratory focused on the development and sale of molecular diagnostic testing services for cancer. The Company’s technologies enable extraction and analysis of genetic information from genes derived from tumor samples stored as formalin-fixed and paraffin-embedded specimens. The Company’s principal customers include oncologists and pathologists. In addition to diagnostic testing services, the Company generates revenue from the sales of its proprietary analytical pharmacogenomic testing services of clinical trial specimens to the pharmaceutical industry. Response Genetics, Inc. (RGDX) announced today that it has entered into a purchase agreement with GlaxoSmithKline and one of its existing significant stockholders to raise $8.8 million from the private placement of 8,000,000 newly issued shares of its common stock at a purchase price of $1.10 per share.
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FFN – News Alert
Up 19.37% in morning trading to $.74 with 200K shares traded
FriendFinder Networks Inc. is an internet-based social networking and technology company operating several of the most heavily visited websites in the world, including AdultFriendFinder.com, Amigos.com, AsiaFriendFinder.com, Cams.com, FriendFinder.com, BigChurch.com and SeniorFriendFinder.com. FriendFinder Networks Inc. also produces and distributes original pictorial and video content and engages in brand licensing. FriendFinder Networks Inc. (FFN) today released news on improved operating results.
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