The Stock Pickers Digest Hotline – Friday, September 4, 2009

GREY ISLAND SYSTEMS INTERNATIONAL $0.34, symbol GIS on Toronto, has renegotiated the terms of the friendly takeover offer it received from WebTech Wireless (symbol WEW on Toronto) last month.

WebTech’s main product is its Quadrant fleet-management system, which lets dispatchers know where their vehicles are… Read More

Two growth stocks with gains ahead

ALARMFORCE INDUSTRIES $4.80 (Toronto symbol AF: SI Rating: Speculative) (1-800-267-2001; www.alarmforce.com; Shares outstanding: 12.2 million; Market cap: $58.4 million) sells two-way voice alarm systems and monitoring services in Canada and the U. S.

AlarmForce’s system differs from others because it lets emergency operators verify an alarm… Read More

Stock Pickers Digest Hotline – Friday, July 17, 2009

ALIMENTATION COUCHE-TARD, $16.50, symbol ATD.B on Toronto, rose over 20% this week after it reported sharply higher earnings in the latest quarter.

In the three months ended April 26, 2009, Couche-Tard’s earnings rose 145.2%, to $38 million, or $0.20 a share, from $15.5 million, or… Read More

Stock Pickers Digest Hotline – Friday, June 26, 2009

INTERNATIONAL ROAD DYNAMICS, $0.80, symbol IRD on Toronto, continues to sign new contracts.

This week, the company announced that it has signed two new deals involving weigh-station systems for trucks: One is with the state of Wisconsin, and the other is with Georgia. Taken together,… Read More

Pick of the Junior Technology Stocks: Choose Tucows over RDM Corp.

TUCOWS $0.48 (Toronto symbol TC; SI Rating: Speculative) (1-800-371-6992; www.tucowsinc.com; Shares outstanding: 73.1 million; Market cap: $35.1 million) sells Internet domain names, email and other web-based services to more than 9,000 web hosts and Internet service providers in 100 countries.

At www.tucows.com, Tucows maintains a library… Read More

The Stock Pickers Digest Hotline – Friday, June 6, 2008

TUCOWS INC., $0.70, symbol TC on Toronto, provides domain name registrations and other services to over 9,000 Web-hosting companies and Internet service providers. It provides registration for such top domains as .com, .net, and .org, as well as 17 country-code domains, including .ca, .us and… Read More

Pick of the Technology Stocks – Outlook is Bright for Aastra and Tucows

AASTRA TECHNOLOGIES $25.82 (Toronto symbol AAH; SI Rating: Speculative) (905-760-4200; www.aastra.com; Shares outstanding: 16.0 million; Market cap: $413.7 million) develops and markets products and systems for accessing communication networks, including the Internet.

In the three months ended March 31, 2008, Aastra’s revenues fell 8.6%, to $140… Read More

Updating Tucows Inc., Pulse Data and Oilexco Inc.

TUCOWS INC. $0.70 (Toronto symbol TC; SI Rating: Speculative) (1-800-371-6992; www.tucowsinc.com; Shares outstanding: 73.8 million; Market cap: $51.6 million) provides domain name registrations and other services to over 9,000 Web-hosting companies and Internet service providers. It provides registration for such top domains as .com, .net,… Read More