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Following is a list of 31 companies with a market cap between $200-1000 mn, consensus EPS growth rates for 2011 and 2012 greater than 50%, and a PEG ratio of less than 0.5.

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Company Name

EPS Current Yr Growth (%)

EPS Next Yr Growth (%)

EPS Current Yr PE/Growth

EPS Next Yr PE/Growth

Market Cap (mil)

FLWS

1800FLOWERS.COM

400

146.67

0.16

0.18

204.76

FTEK

FUEL TECH INC

225

74.95

0.17

0.3

213.07

CPWM

COST PLUS

89.66

69.09

0.21

0.16

224.62

SEH

SPARTECH

129.17

92.73

0.15

0.11

226.27

GRB

GERBER SCIENTIF

220

243.75

0.28

0.07

247.37

OTCPK:PULS

PULSE ELECTRONIC

207.41

62.65

0.11

0.22

252.67

SAIA

SAIA INC

540.63

74.47

0.04

0.17

263.69

BIOS

BIOSCRIP INC

114.29

200

0.27

0.05

268.7

LF

LEAPFROG

135.71

95.45

0.17

0.12

279.82

CDI

CDI CP

1400

68.89

0.02

0.29

290.42

RENT

RENTRAK CORP

1053.33

92.05

0.04

0.26

298.46

INSP

INFOSPACE INC

412.5

84.15

0.1

0.28

320.55

AHS

AMN HEALTHCARE S

454.17

138.35

0.11

0.16

338.18

GMXR

GMX RESOURCES IN

85

198.2

0.39

0.06

343.57

ISTA

ISTA PHARMA

240

216.18

0.26

0.09

358.84

SRI

STONERIDGE INC.

142.86

54.62

0.08

0.14

373.79

INAP

INTERNAP NETWORK

148

69.35

0.39

0.5

374.47

CGI

CELADON GROUP

191.43

52.45

0.14

0.34

376.33

MYE

MYERS INDS INC

52.25

55.33

0.36

0.22

376.91

FSS

FED SIGNAL CP

314.29

111.03

0.07

0.1

405.62

MRGE

MERGE HEALTHCARE

83.33

63.64

0.32

0.25

409.5

ENV

ENVESTNET INC

594.44

65.6

0.05

0.29

415.54

TNP

TSAKOS ENERGY

504.17

82.53

0.04

0.13

497.92

VVI

VIAD

215.79

66.67

0.19

0.38

508.99

DY

DYCOM INDS INC

152.94

70.23

0.26

0.34

608.85

MOTR

MOTRICITY INC

63.25

54.97

0.35

0.26

613.95

XUE

XUEDA EDUCATION

100

55.56

0.28

0.33

686.94

TBI

TRUEBLUE INC

63.85

60.16

0.4

0.26

766.12

CALX

CALIX INC

84.81

51.9

0.29

0.31

783.78

PKD

PARKER DRILLING

275

79.17

0.08

0.16

815.18

SBIB

STERLING BANCSHA

1158.33

141.3

0.06

0.2

896.02

Here are some of the specifics about these companies, including a brief description of their business, growth rates (topline and bottomline) and valuation:

1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. is a florist and gift shop. The company offers a range of products, including fresh-cut flowers, floral arrangements and plants, gifts, popcorn, gourmet foods and gift baskets, cookies, chocolates, candy and wine. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.05 and next year is 0.12. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to decline 1.91% current year and grow 4.91% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 26. Out of four analysts covering the company, one is positive and has a buy recommendation and three have hold ratings.

Fuel Tech, Inc. is an integrated company that uses a range of advanced technologies to provide boiler optimization, improvement and air pollution reduction and control solutions to utility and industrial customers globally. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.23 and next year is 0.4. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 21.56% current year and grow 20.26% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 22.11. Out of eight analysts covering the company, two are positive and have buy recommendations and six have hold ratings.

Cost Plus, Inc. is a specialty retailer of casual home furnishings and entertaining products in the United States. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.55 and next year is 0.93. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 4.23% current year and grow 3.54% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 10.94. One analyst covers the company and has a buy recommendation.

Spartech Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, is an intermediary processor of engineered thermoplastics, polymeric compounds and concentrates. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.37 and next year is 0.71. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 5.52% current year and 5.19% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 10.37. Out of four analysts covering the company, one is positive and has a buy recommendation and three have hold ratings.

Gerber Scientific, Inc. through its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, distributes and services automated equipment and software worldwide. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.16 and next year is 0.55. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to decline 1.29% current year and grow 4.45% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 17.89. Out of two analysts covering the company, one is positive and has a buy recommendation and the other has a hold rating.

Pulse Electronics Corporation, formerly Technitrol, Inc., is a producer of precision-engineered electronic components and modules. The company’s electronic components and modules are used to manage, transmit and regulate electronic signals and power in virtually all types of electronic products. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.28 and next year is 0.45. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to decline 1.53% current year and grow 6% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 13.53. Out of four analysts covering the company, two are positive and have buy recommendations and the other two have hold ratings.

Saia, Inc. is an asset-based trucking company that provides a variety of transportation and supply chain solutions to a range of industries, including the retail, chemical and manufacturing industries. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.77 and next year is 1.34. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 10.87% current year and 7.41% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 12.35. Out of eight analysts covering the company, four are positive and have buy recommendations and four have hold ratings.

BioScrip, Inc. is a specialty pharmaceutical healthcare organization that partners with patients, physicians, healthcare payors and pharmaceutical manufacturers to provide access to medications and management solutions to optimize outcomes for chronic and other complex healthcare conditions. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.15 and next year is 0.45. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 9.46% current year and 4.71% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 10.47. All four analysts covering the company are positive and have buy recommendations.

LeapFrog Enterprises Inc., incorporated in 1997, designs, develops and markets a family of technology-based learning platforms and related content for infants through age twelve, both at home and in schools worldwide. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.19 and next year is 0.37. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to decline 0.09% current year and grow 8% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 11.72. Out of seven analysts covering the company, five are positive and have buy recommendations, one has a sell recommendation and the other has a hold rating.

CDI Corp. provides engineering and information technology outsourcing and professional staffing services to its customers. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.45 and next year is 0.76. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 10.13% current year and 8.49% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 20.04. Out of four analysts covering the company, one is positive and has a buy recommendation and three have hold ratings.

Rentrak Corporation operates in two business divisions: Home Entertainment, and Advanced Media and Information (AMI). Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.58 and next year is 1.11. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 8.18% current year and 16.27% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 24.37. Out of six analysts covering the company, three are positive and have buy recommendations and three have hold ratings.

InfoSpace, Inc. develops search tools and technologies that assist consumers with finding content and information on the Internet. The company offers search services that enable Internet users to locate and view content, information, merchants, individuals, and products online. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.21 and next year is 0.38. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 1.09% current year and 1.84% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 23.31. Out of six analysts covering the company, two are positive and have buy recommendations and four have hold ratings.

AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. is a provider of healthcare staffing and management services. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.17 and next year is 0.4. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 31.57% current year and 8.02% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 21.78. Out of eight analysts covering the company, two are positive and have buy recommendations, one has a sell rating and five have hold ratings.

GMX Resources Inc. is a pure play independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company. The Company is focused on the development of Haynesville/Bossier Shale and Cotton Valley Sands in the Sabine Uplift of the Carthage, North Field of Harrison and Panola counties of East Texas. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.19 and next year is 0.55. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 43.52% current year and 41.52% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 11.04. Out of 15 analysts covering the company, six are positive and have buy recommendations, two have sell ratings and seven have hold ratings.

ISTA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a commercial stage, multi-specialty pharmaceutical company developing, marketing and selling its own products in the United States. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.17 and next year is 0.54. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 16.65% current year and 19.17% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 19.85. Out of three analysts covering the company, two are positive and have buy recommendations and the other has a hold rating.

Stoneridge, Inc. is an independent designer and manufacturer of highly engineered electrical and electronic components, modules and systems for the medium- and heavy-duty truck, automotive, agricultural and off-highway vehicle markets. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 1.19 and next year is 1.84. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 15.57% current year and 17.53% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 7.82. Out of three analysts covering the company, two are positive and have buy recommendations and the other has a hold rating.

Internap Network Services Corporation is an Internet solutions and data Center Company providing a suite of network optimization and delivery services and products that manage deliver and distribute applications. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.12 and next year is 0.21. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 2.85% current year and 9.34% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 34.33. Out of eight analysts covering the company, three are positive and have buy recommendations and five have hold ratings.

Celadon Group, Inc. is engaged in the business of truckload carriers. As a dry van truckload carrier, the Company transports full trailer loads of freight from origin to destination without intermediate stops or handling. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.61 and next year is 0.93. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 6.56% current year and 11.07% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 17.96. Out of 10 analysts covering the company, eight are positive and have buy recommendations, one has a sell recommendation and one has a hold rating.

Myers Industries, Inc. manufactures a diverse range of polymer products for industrial, agricultural, automotive, commercial and consumer markets. Myers Industries manufactures plastic reusable material handling containers and pallets and produces plastic horticultural pots, trays and flower planters. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.56 and next year is 0.88. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to decline 0.02% current year and grow 1.42% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 12.19. Out of three analysts covering the company, two are positive and have buy recommendations and one has a hold rating.

Federal Signal Corporation is a global manufacturer and supplier of safety, security and communication equipment; street sweepers and other environmental vehicles and equipment, and vehicle-mounted, aerial platforms for fire fighting, rescue, electric utility and industrial uses. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.29 and next year is 0.61. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 8.2% current year and 10.66% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 10.67. Out of five analysts covering the company, three are positive and have buy recommendations and two have hold ratings.

Merge Healthcare Incorporated develops healthcare information software solutions and delivers related services. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.29 and next year is 0.61. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 67.13% current year and 13.45% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 16.2. Out of four analysts covering the company, two are positive and have buy recommendations and two have hold ratings.

Envestnet, Inc. is a provider of technology-enabled, Web-based investment solutions and services to financial advisors. The company’s integrated technology platform allows financial advisors to provide their clients with investment solutions and services. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.42 and next year is 0.69. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 65.45% current year and 21.21% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 19.16. Out of six analysts covering the company, five are positive and have buy recommendations and one has a hold rating.

Tsakos Energy Navigation Limited is a provider of international seaborne crude oil and petroleum product transportation services. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.54 and next year is 0.99. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 4.48% current year and 12.48% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 10.95. Out of eight analysts covering the company, two are positive and have buy recommendations, one has a sell recommendation and five have hold ratings.

Viad Corp is engaged in providing exhibition, event and retail marketing services in North America, the United Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates, as well as travel and recreation services in the United States and Canada. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.6 and next year is 1. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 6.3% current year and 5% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 25.18. One analyst covers the company and has a hold rating.

Dycom Industries, Inc. is a provider of specialty contracting services. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.43 and next year is 0.73. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 3.41% current year and 7.47% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 23.62. Out of five analysts covering the company, three are positive and have buy recommendations, one has a sell rating and one has a hold rating.

Motricity, Inc. is a provider of mobile data solutions and services that enable wireless carriers to deliver mobile data services to their subscribers. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.64 and next year is 0.99. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 29.54% current year and 25.65% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 14.44. Out of seven analysts covering the company, four are positive and have buy recommendations, one has a sell rating and two have hold ratings.

Xueda Education Group is engaged in providing tutoring services for primary and secondary school students in China with a focus on offering personalized tutoring services. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.36 and next year is 0.56. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 49.68% current year and 38.69% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 18.27. Out of three analysts covering the company, two are positive and have buy recommendations and one has a hold rating.

TrueBlue, Inc. is a provider of temporary blue-collar staffing. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.69 and next year is 1.1. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 8.96% current year and 10.03% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 15.76. Out of 10 analysts covering the company, six are positive and have buy recommendations and four have hold ratings.

Calix, Inc.(Calix) is a provider of communications access systems and software that enable communications service providers (CSPs) to connect to their residential and business subscribers. The company enables CSPs to provide a range of revenue-generating services, from basic voice and data to broadband services, over legacy and access networks. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.83 and next year is 1.26. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to grow 41.99% current year and 21.84% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 16. Out of six analysts covering the company, three are positive and have buy recommendations and three have hold ratings.

Parker Drilling Company is a provider of contract drilling and drilling-related services. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.3 and next year is 0.54. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to decline 3% current year and 26.66% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 12.99. Out of four analysts covering the company, two are positive and have buy recommendations and two have hold ratings.

Sterling Bancshares, Inc. is a bank holding company. The Company provides commercial and consumer banking services in the metropolitan areas of Houston, San Antonio, Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas through the 58 banking centers of the Bank. Its EPS forecast for the current year is 0.13 and next year is 0.3. According to consensus estimates, its topline is expected to decline 1.09% current year and 9.01% next year. It is trading at a forward P/E of 28.92. Out of 15 analysts covering the company, two are positive and have buy recommendations and 13 have hold ratings.

Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

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