SOURCE: Stock Market Alerts

October 22, 2007 08:55 ET

Stock Trading Report for Monday: PLTG! October 22, 2007

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

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - October 22, 2007) - Stock Market Alerts' performance stock list includes: Platina Energy Group, Inc. (OTCBB: PLTG), CyberSource Corporation (NASDAQ: CYBS), Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE: SPF) and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL).

Having just recently announced that has entered into an earnest money contract to acquire 150 BOPD production in a 50% joint venture with Bowie Energy, Platina Energy Group, Inc. (OTCBB: PLTG) should have investors watching this company closely.

Early this morning, the company, a fast growing E & P Company, issued a press release announcing that it has entered into a Letter of Intent to acquire a 63-mile pipeline in Texas, including 6 producing wells with cumulative total of 50 barrels of oil and 450 thousand cubic feet of natural gas per day. The transaction is subject to agreement finalization and bank financing. Closing is expected in November. Platina will retain 50% of the acquisition and act as project manager.

Great news for PTLG! Platina's President, Blair Merriam, stated, "This acquisition complements the shallow oil production recently acquired in East Texas. These wells are deeper Smackover formations that historically have produced several billion cubic feet of gas each. In addition to key drilling locations we'll own the only gas transmission pipeline for the area. This acquisition sets the stage for substantial growth in the four county areas between Oklahoma, Arkansas, Texas and Louisiana."

Before the news was released, the stock closed Monday at Twenty Five cents a share.

For Stock Market Alerts' in-depth profile of Platina Energy Group, visit http://www.wallstreetenews.com/HotStocks/PLTG102107/default.aspx

Platina Energy is a fast growing E & P Company. Since its organization in 2005, it has acquired proven producing and proven non-producing reserves. The Company owns rights to German inspired, oil extraction technology currently in the R & D phase. As of recent, the Company has announced the acceleration of a major acquisition mode.

Other Stocks of interest Friday were:

CyberSource Corporation (NASDAQ: CYBS) up 18.3% on 4.6 million shares traded. CyberSource Corporation is a leading provider of electronic payment and risk management solutions. CyberSource solutions enable electronic payment processing for Web, call center, and POS environments. CyberSource also offers industry leading risk management solutions for merchants accepting card-not-present transactions.

Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE: SPF) up 7.8% on 9.2 million shares traded. Standard Pacific, one of the nation's largest homebuilders, has built homes for more than 98,000 families during its 41-year history. The Company constructs homes within a wide range of price and size targeting a broad range of homebuyers.

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) down 1.7% on 46 million shares traded. Apple ignited the personal computer revolution in the 1970s with the Apple II and reinvented the personal computer in the 1980s with the Macintosh. Today, Apple continues to lead the industry in innovation with its award-winning computers, OS X operating system and iLife and professional applications.

The advertisement is provided by Wall Street Enews, a division of Stock Market Alerts LLC, an electronic broadcaster and publisher of this release, and hereafter referred to as "the company." The company received compensation for services performed for Platina Energy Group, Inc. (OTCBB: PLTG). The compensation is two hundred and seventy five thousand shares from third party, First Advisory LLC., who is non-affiliated and may hold a significant position in the stock. The company has sold One Hundred and Eighty Five Thousand of those shares. The company may receive additional shares for extension of its services, and any additional shares will be disclosed at such time that the company is aware of a clients desire to extend the original services. Because the company received compensation for its services, there is an inherent conflict of interest in the company statements and opinions and such statements and opinions cannot be considered independent. The company may have received shares of a company profiled in this release prior to the dissemination of the information in this release. The company may immediately sell some or any shares in a profiled company held by the company and may have previously sold shares in a profiled company held by the company. The company's services for a company may cause the company's stock price to increase, in which event the company would make a profit when it sells its stock in a company. In addition, the company's selling of a company's stock may have a negative effect on the market price of the stock.

The information contained in this press release is for informational purposes only, and not to be construed as an offer to sell or solicitation of an offer to buy any security. The company makes no representation or warranty relating to the validity of the facts presented nor does the company represent or warrant that all material facts necessary to make an investment decision are presented above. Stock Market Alerts LLC is an advertising company and therefore, this release should be viewed for informational purposes only.

The company relies exclusively on information gathered on the public company, such as public filings, press releases and its web sites. Investors should use the advertising information contained in this release as a starting point for conducting additional research on the public company in order to allow the investor to form his or her own opinion regarding the public company. Factual statements contained in this publication are made as of the date stated and they are subject to change without notice. The company is not a registered investment adviser, broker or a dealer.

Investing in the public company that this release is providing service for should be reviewed as speculative and a high-risk and may result in the loss of some or all of any investment.

This release may contain statements that constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. The words "may," "would," "will," "expect," "estimate," "anticipate," "believe," "intend," and similar expressions and variations thereof are intended to identify forward-looking statements.

Contact Information