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  • Successful Economic Policies? For Whom?
    September 7, 2010Last week, in the wake of another uptick in the official unemployment rate, the administration continued to claim that their economic policies were working, just not fast enough.  This administration inherited an unemployment rate of 7.7% and promised a peak of no higher... More »
    Nov. 19, 2010 SLV, GLD
  • Iraq - An End or an Escalation?
    August 30, 2010Amid much fanfare last week, the last supposed “combat” troops left Iraq as the administration touted the beginning of the end of the Iraq War and a change in the role of the United States in that country.  Considering the continued public frustration with the war... More »
    Nov. 19, 2010 SLV, GLD
  • Let the Housing Market Normalize!
    August 23, 2010Recently there have been some encouraging signs that Congress is finally willing to admit what should have been evident two years ago.   Even after a $150 billion bailout, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are still bankrupt and should be abolished.  Indeed Rep. Barney... More »
    Nov. 19, 2010 SLV, GLD
  • Pharma Emulating Biotech to Boost R&D Productivity
    Faced with multiple challenges of patent expirations, generic competition, increased government regulation, and most of all- low R&D productivity, many large pharmaceutical companies have decided a solution to their problem is to reorganize their research organizations to more resemble that... More »
    Nov. 19, 2010 PFE, LLY, Pharma
  • Flip, Flop and Friday - Options Expiration Spectacular!
    Flip, flop & fly I don't care if I die Don't ever leave me don't ever say goodbye Things were going according to plan (even though the plan was horrifying) and everyone was happy but then Uncle Ben had to screw it up this morning when "The Bernank," speaking in Germany, indicated... More »
    Nov. 19, 2010 CMG, DIA, IWM
  • IDO Security (IDOI.OB) Now Covering Five Continents
    The increasingly popular “shoes-on” detection system called MagShoeTM, the flagship product of IDO Security (IDOI.OB), has been finding buyers all over the world, primarily for use in airport and prison security. The system is a quick and easy way of checking around the feet, an area... More »
    Nov. 19, 2010 IDOI
  • Debt Resolve, Inc. (DRSV.OB) Granted Fifth U.S. Patent
    Yesterday, Debt Resolve, Inc. announced that U.S. Patent No. 7,831,523 (‘523 Patent) dated November 9, 2010, was issued to Debt Resolve through their non-revocable worldwide license, for the settlement of consumer debt. This patent follows four other historic patents for online dispute... More »
    Nov. 19, 2010
  • Stock Guru Featured Company: Infrax Systems (IFXY.OB)
    Offering a series of interrelated operational management, communications, and grid security related products and services known as Secure Intelligent Energy Platform (SIEP), Infrax Systems provides a comprehensive and unified solution for communications and applications management of the Smart... More »
    Nov. 19, 2010
  • Stock Guru Featured Company: Macrosolve, Inc. (MCVE.OB)
    A leading developer and marketer of mobile technologies, apps, and solutions, MacroSolve is positioned to become a leader in the mobile app space. The company is primarily focused on the market for mobile business apps to small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), which is projected to be an... More »
    Nov. 19, 2010
  • India Ltd. (REDF) Video Chart for Friday, November 19, 2010
    After a strong climb in September, REDF has pulled back but is still holding a good portion of the gains.  More importantly, it is holding a support level and holding over the 200 day moving average.  It is on watch to continue to hold and possibly make another move as a bullish harami... More »
    Nov. 19, 2010 REDF