SOURCE: Stock Market Alerts

July 18, 2007 09:10 ET

Wednesday's Stock to Watch: UCPI! July 18, 2007

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

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - July 18, 2007) - Stock Market Alerts' performance stock list includes: Unicorp, Inc. (OTCBB: UCPI), Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC), Pogo Producing Company (NYSE: PPP), Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT).

Investors keep your eyes on Unicorp Inc., (OTCBB: UCPI) again. Yesterday, a press release was issued by Stratum Holdings, Inc., which noted that its wholly owned subsidiary, Petroleum Engineers, Inc. has recently been engaged by Unicorp to plan and supervise field operations at a major new acquisition in South Louisiana. Unicorp has acquired a total of 15 wells in the Welsh Field located in Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana, and has identified remedial opportunities in nine of the wells. Field operations have already been completed to restore production in two of the shut-in wells.

UCPI has made numerous announcements recently, including that the company already has five working projects producing oil.

UCPI closed Tuesday at Thirty-Three cents a share.

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Unicorp, Inc. is primarily engaged in the acquisition, development, exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas. Its focus is on aggressively acquiring working interests in crude oil and natural gas properties with the intent of exploration and development or by enhancing production through the use of modern development techniques such as horizontal drilling, satellite technology and 3-D seismic. The company's goal is to achieve a high return on its investment by limiting its up-front acquisition costs, by quickly developing its acquisitions and by practicing a sound and smart approach to oil and gas exploration and development.

Other Stocks of interest yesterday were:

Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) up 1.4% on 121.3 million shares traded. Intel, the world leader in silicon innovation, develops technologies, products and initiatives to continually advance how people work and live.

Pogo Producing Company (NYSE: PPP) up 13.9% 11.7 million shares traded. Pogo Producing Company explores for, develops and produces oil and natural gas. Headquartered in Houston, Pogo owns approximately 5,100,000 gross leasehold acres in major oil and gas provinces in North America, 6,354,000 acres in New Zealand and 1,480,000 acres in Vietnam.

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) up 5.7% on 71.3 million shares traded. Applied Materials, Inc. is the global leader in Nanomanufacturing Technology™ solutions with a broad portfolio of innovative equipment, service and software products for the fabrication of semiconductor chips, flat panels, solar photovoltaic cells, flexible electronics and energy efficient glass.

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