SOURCE: Stock Market Alerts

October 25, 2006 09:27 ET

Stock Trading Report for Wednesday! October 25, 2006

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MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - October 25, 2006) - Stock Market Alert's performance stock list includes: ER Urgent Care Centers (PINKSHEETS: ERUG), United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ: UTHR), SIGA Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: SIGA), Acorda Therapeutics (NASDAQ: ACOR).

ER Urgent Care Centers (PINKSHEETS: ERUG) has released additional news that should have the attention of speculative investors this morning. Yesterday after the stock markets closed, the company announced the completion of its first quarter financial statements.

This is more good news from the company! According to the press release, most significant is a 66% increase in revenues for the first quarter of 2006. "We are very proud of the results of the first quarter. The organization has started the year off on the right track and is headed in the proper direction for continued success," said Jerry Miller Founder and Director.

The company's numbers show first quarter revenues of $447, 347 and a breakeven earnings per share, versus a loss of (0.01) for the same period last year.

This is a stock for speculative investors to watch! Last week the company announced the acquisition of Family Physicians of Tampa Bay, Inc., an acquisition expected to add $1,000,000 in gross revenues and $300,000 to ERUG's bottom line.

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

A profile of ER Urgent Care Centers can be found at: http://www.wallstreettradingalerts.com/ERUG102406.html

Before the company's news was released, the stock closed on Tuesday at around Twelve cents a share.

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.

Other Stocks of interest yesterday were:

United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ: UTHR) up 9% on 2.4 million shares traded. United Therapeutics is a biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialization of unique products for patients with chronic and life-threatening cardiovascular, cancer, and infectious diseases.

SIGA Technologies Inc (NASDAQ: SIGA) up 6.5% on 4.5 million shares traded. SIGA Technologies Inc is a developer of pharmaceutical agents and vaccines.

Acorda Therapeutics (NASDAQ: ACOR) up 3.4% on 4.9 million shares traded. Acorda Therapeutics is a biotechnology company developing therapies for SCI, MS and related nervous system disorders.

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