SOURCE: Stock Market Alerts

February 09, 2010 08:35 ET

Ahead of the Bell: China Armco Metals -- February 9, 2010

NOTE TO EDITORS: The Following Is an Investment Opinion Being Issued by Stock Market Alerts LLC.

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - February 9, 2010) - Stock Market Alerts' performance stock list includes: China Armco Metals, Inc. (OTCBB: CNAM), Alcoa, Inc. (NYSE: AA), Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) and Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE).

China Armco Metals, Inc. (OTCBB: CNAM) announced that it has received approval to list its common stock on NYSE Amex. The Company anticipates it will begin trading on NYSE Amex beginning Wednesday, February 10, 2010 under the symbol CNAM.

Commenting on the listing, Mr. Kexuan Yao, CEO and Chairman of China Armco Metals, Inc., stated, "We are extremely pleased to receive approval for listing from the NYSE Amex. This is an important step in the growth of our company as we look to enhance our corporate visibility and strengthen our shareholder base. We have worked hard to position our company to meet the stringent requirements of the exchange and are honored to join the NYSE Amex group of companies. We are confident that this listing will significantly enhance our corporate image in the U.S. capital markets as we continue to grow our business in the coming years."

The stock closed yesterday at $3.45 cents a share.

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Alcoa, Inc. (NYSE: AA) down 0.9% on 39.4 million shares traded. Alcoa, Inc. is one of the world leaders in the production and management of primary aluminum, fabricated aluminum and alumina combined, through its active and growing participation in all major aspects of the industry.

Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) down 3.9% on 10.2 million shares traded. Newmont Mining Corporation is one of the leading mining companies in the U.S.

Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE) down 2.1% on 4.7 million shares traded. Nucor and affiliates are manufacturers of steel products, with operating facilities primarily in the U.S. and Canada.

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