SOURCE: Market Pulse

April 18, 2005 08:45 ET

Stocks to Watch for Monday, April 18, 2005: SWKD - Small World Toys Launches New Product Line Called Active Edge!

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

ATLANTA, GA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 18, 2005 -- Market Pulse is pleased to introduce our featured stock, Small World Kids, Inc. (OTC BB: SWKD), to the investment community! Small World Kids is new to Market Pulse and is a leading manufacturer, marketer and distributor of high-quality specialty toys and educational products for children! SWKD has had several excellent news announcements out lately and one again before today's opening bell regarding the launch of a new product line! Investors should be watching this one closely! Other notable stocks that look great lately from a fundamental and technical perspective include:

Cree Inc. (NASDAQ: CREE) : Market Outperform

Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) : Bearish

Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) : Bearish

Recommendation Meanings

These recommendations are investment opinions of and reflect the stock's potential to move over the next one to four weeks of trading. This analysis is done from a technical and fundamental perspective.

After Friday's Bell Market Commentary

On Friday, the Labor Department said import prices climbed 1.8% in March due in large part to the spike in crude-oil prices. The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbling more than 400 points in three days. On the week, the Dow fell 3.6%, the Nasdaq gave up 4.6% while the S&P 500 was down 3.3%. The Dow ended down 191.24 points, or 1.9%, to 10,087.51. The Nasdaq Composite Index fell 38.56 points to 1,908.15, marking a six-month low. The S&P 500 Index fell 19.43 points, or 1.7% to 1,142.62.


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