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Market Pulse Announces its AM Stock Picks for Friday, January 7, 2005: PKTX, ASTM, NVLS, PG
ATLANTA, Jan. 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Market Pulse is pleased to introduce our featured stock, ProtoKinetix Inc. (OTCBB:PKTX), to the investment community! ProtoKinetix is new to Market Pulse and is poised to be a significant player in the biotechnology industry! PKTX just had great news out before today's opening bell regarding their synthetic AFGPs exhibiting total lack of toxicity! Investors should be watching this one closely! Other notable stocks that look great lately from a fundamental and technical perspective include:
Minera Andes, Inc.
Minera Andes 2005 Development/Exploration Program Aims to Build on Success of 2004
SPOKANE, Wash., Jan. 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Minera Andes Inc. (TSX Venture Exchange:MAI) (OTCBB:MNEAF) is pleased to report on its success in exploration and development in 2004. The Company made significant strides in its business plan during the year, particularly with development at the advanced-stage Huevos Verdes silver/gold vein, located within the San Jose project area in southern Argentina. In addition, new gold, silver and copper discoveries were made by Minera Andes on its 100 percent-owned exploration projects in Argentina. Management has been active in Argentina for eleven years and has developed a strong expertise in all aspects of conducting exploration/development business therein.
Shazamstocks.com Announces Profile Launch of Veltex Corporation
GRANGER, Ind., Jan. 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Ken Weiner, Publisher of Shazamstocks.com, today announced profile coverage of Veltex Corporation (Pink Sheets:VLXC). The Profile is a comprehensive look at Veltex Corporation, the company's subsidiaries and products. You can view the complete profile at http://profiles.shaazamstocks.com/vlxc/index.htm
SimpleTech Pre-Announces Estimated Results for the Fourth Quarter of 2004 In Line with Previous Guidance
SANTA ANA, Calif., Jan. 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- SimpleTech, Inc. (Nasdaq:STEC), a designer, manufacturer and marketer of custom and open-standard memory solutions based on Flash memory and DRAM technologies, today announced updated revenues and earnings guidance for its fourth quarter of 2004. Based on preliminary data, SimpleTech expects fourth quarter of 2004 revenues to range from $77.0 million to $77.5 million. The company also expects diluted earnings per share of $0.06 for the fourth quarter of 2004.
NEON Communications Group, Inc.
Globix Corp To Present At Seventh Annual Needham Growth Conference
NEW YORK, Jan. 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Globix Corporation (OTCBB:GBXX), a leading provider of application, media and infrastructure management services, announced today that it will be presenting at the seventh annual Needham Growth Conference on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 at 8:00 a.m. EST. Globix CEO, Peter Stevenson will discuss the company and its pending merger with Neon Communications.
ProtoKinetix's Synthetic AFGPs Exhibit Total Lack of Toxicity
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- The management of ProtoKinetix, Inc. (OTCBB:PKTX) has received their first report on the safety (toxicity) of the initial series of newly synthesized antifreeze glycoproteins ("AFGPs") from France's National Institute of Chemistry ("ICSN"). These in vitro assays performed on KB cells (used for toxicology testing) showed that the new chemical structures are totally lacking cytotoxicity even in very high doses.
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Skylink Holidays USA Announces Donation of $2.4 Million Plus Air Transportation to Deliver Medical Supplies to Tsunami Victims
NEW YORK, Jan. 7, 2005 (PRIMEZONE) -- Skylink Holidays USA's General Director, Fernando Virgolino, announced today that the company's program to aid the victims of Asia's tsunami is underway to deliver more than $2.4 million in pharmaceuticals to aid the people in the region. The unique company, comprised of its tour operation, Skylink Holidays USA, www.skylinkholidaysusa.com, the Skylink air consolidation division, www.skylinkus.com for travel professionals only, and Skylink Aviation, its air transportation division, have partnered with international relief agencies to assure the proper distribution of Skylink's donation of medicines and the air transportation to deliver the medicines to those in need, Virgolino explains.