SOURCE: Wall Street News Alert

February 21, 2006 08:33 ET

Hot Stock Watch: ERUG Is on the Move! February 21, 2006

NOTE TO EDITORS: The Following Is an Investment Opinion Being Issued by Wall Street Capital Funding.

WESTON, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 21, 2006 -- Wall Street News Alert's "stocks to watch" this morning are: ER Urgent Care Centers (OTC: ERUG), Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ), Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN), and Pfizer Inc (NYSE: PFE).

One stock that may be on investor's radar screens as the markets begin trading this morning is ER Urgent Care Centers (OTC: ERUG). Friday after the stock markets closed, the company issued a press release announcing the completion of its 2003 and 2004 audits.

This news may excite investors, as according to the company, there were improvements in every major category: increase in revenues, increase in centers, decrease in expenses, decrease in net loss of over $430,000. "These audits tell us we are clearly headed in the right direction," says Jerry Miller, Founder and Director.

According to the press release, you can see in the chart below, 2005 has also shown major improvements. The first quarter of 2005 will soon be out, showing impressive gains.

                  Revenues         Centers

2003              $416,617            02

2004              $630,089            03

2005            $1,225,000            05
Wall Street News Alert is putting aggressive investors on high alert to continue watching this company! The company has now served over 18,000 patients at less than a third of the cost of an emergency room visit. The company also stated that in keeping with their business plan and their current projections, 2006 will continue levels of growth that exceed past years.

Prior to Friday's press release, the stock closed at Twelve cents a share.

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In case you are not familiar with the company: ERUC Management Company Inc. operates ER Urgent Care Centers in the South Florida area. The "true, bona-fide," "Urgent Care Center" is a one-stop shop where patients can receive premier health care, after-hours, at a fraction of the cost of emergency room visits. With the "Urgent Care Center" model, emergency rooms will no longer lose money on ER patients with minor injuries and illnesses, and the HMOs will no longer have to pay exorbitant claims for non-admitted patients. ER Urgent Care Centers create a win-win situation for everyone, filling the financial and service gap between primary care physicians (PCPs) and hospital emergency rooms.

ER Urgent Care Center is a provider for Amerigroup, Avmed, Humana, Aetna, Medicaid/Medipass/Medi-Kids, Total Health Choice, United Health Care, Beech Steet, Dimension Health, Assist Card, Cigna, Corvel, Health Insurance Plans and many more.

Stocks showing interesting activity Friday at the close of the regular trading day were: Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) up 0.1% on 6.7 million shares traded, Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) up 1.2% on 9.4 million shares traded, and Pfizer Inc (NYSE: PFE) up 0.04% on 25 million shares traded.


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