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May 2014

Nuvilex (NVLX): Don't Be Fooled By Quiet Trading

Posted on May 30, 2014
Nuvilex (NVLX): Don't Be Fooled By Quiet Trading It's been a rather quiet week on the trading front for Nuvilex (NVLX), but it's anything but quiet on the corporate front. It's... More »

Nuvilex (NVLX): Proving My Theory Today

Posted on May 01, 2014
Nuvilex (NVLX): Proving My Theory Today The last edition I published on Nuvilex (NVLX) back on April 19th suggested we had finally... More »

April 2014

Nuvilex (NVLX): Now, The News Matters

Posted on April 19, 2014
Nuvilex (NVLX): Now, The News Matters Lately I've made couple of predictions on Nuvilex (NVLX)- our biggest winner over the past... More »

It Happens Two or Three Times a Year

Posted on April 09, 2014
It Happens Two or Three Times A Year Clearly Nuvilex (NVLX) is, so far, the stock of the year for the OTC Journal. Since Mid January... More »

Nuvilex (NVLX): A Huge Step Towards Clinical Trials

Posted on April 01, 2014
Nuvilex (NVLX): A Huge Step Towards Clinical Trials Lost in all the controversy about Nuvilex (NVLX) and its potential upside... More »

March 2014

Nuvilex (NVLX): Shorts Wreak of Desperation: New Highs Imminent

Posted on March 03, 2014
Nuvilex (NVLX): Shorts Wreak of Desperation: New Highs Imminent Imagine my surprise when another hatchet article magically appeared... More »

February 2014

Nuvilex (NVLX): It Just Doesn't Get Any Better: Again

Posted on February 27, 2014
Nuvilex (NVLX): It Just Doesn't Get Any Better: Again This is my third edition in a row on Nuvilex (NVLX)- It's the certainly... More »

The Nuvilex (NVLX) Nightmare: If You're Short

Posted on February 24, 2014
The Nuvilex (NVLX) Nightmare- If You're A Short Seller I wonder if those hatchet men for the short sellers ever get tired of being... More »

Nuvilex (NVLX): It Just Doesn't Get Any Better

Posted on February 20, 2014
Nuvilex (NVLX): It Just Doesn't Get Any Better This is about as good as it gets in Penny Land. How about this month's call on... More »

Buckle In For An Exciting Ride

Posted on February 09, 2014
Buckle In For An Exciting Ride I hope you've enjoyed the first month of 2014- It's been exciting. More »

January 2014

Reefer Madness: Two to Own, One To Avoid

Posted on January 25, 2014
Reefer Madness It's unlikely you're as old as I am. Maybe a few of you have arrived into your 6th decade. I'm a child of the... More »

A Little Faith Goes A Long Way: Nuvilex Breaks Out

Posted on January 24, 2014
A Little Faith Can Go A Long Ways Despite the drubbing the markets have taken this week, it's been a great few days for OTC Journal... More »

September 2013

Nuvilex (NVLX): Just The Facts Please

Posted on September 26, 2013
Nuvilex (NVLX): Just The Facts Please Foundation Medicine (NASDAQ: FMI) came public yesterday, the IPO was priced at $18, and traded... More »

August 2013

Nuvilex (NVLX): Shorts Showing Transparent Desperation

Posted on August 26, 2013
Nuvilex (NVLX): Shorts Showing Transparent Desperation If you happen to read this edition before the market opens tomorrow, and you're... More »

If It's Good Enough For Robert Trump

Posted on August 15, 2013
If It's Good Enough For Robert Trump I got a call at 10:30 last night from a close friend alerting me to a negative article that had... More »

Nuvilex (NVLX): A Second Half Forecast

Posted on August 09, 2013
Nuvilex (NVLX): A Second Half Forecast I realize the whole week has been about LifeApps (LFAP). It was kind of an experiment to see... More »

July 2013

Nuvilex (NVXL) Rockets; LifeApps (LFAP) Next

Posted on July 20, 2013
Nuvilex (NVLX) In the Bag It took a couple of days for the market to figure it out, but last week's news out of Nuvilex (NVLX... More »

Nuvilex (NVLX) Proves Out As Predicted

Posted on July 16, 2013
As Predicted: Nuvilex (NVLX) Proves Out It was just last week- as a matter of fact it was July 11th. I published an update on long... More »

Nuvilex (NVLX): Reaching Base Camp Enroute to the Top

Posted on July 11, 2013
Nuvilex (NVLX): Reaching Base Camp En route to the Top The end game for NVLX is not a $1 stock price. That would be the outcome of... More »

May 2013

Guess The Chart; The Nuvilex (NVLX) Hard Bounce

Posted on May 20, 2013
Guess The Chart Guess this chart and send me an email with your guess. In fact, if you... More »

Nuvilex (NVLX): I'm Starting To Believe the Buyins.net Short Report

Posted on May 17, 2013
I'm Starting To Believe It I'll admit I was a little skeptical about the reports coming out of Buyins.net claiming 207 million shares... More »

Nuvilex (NVLX): The Long Term Picture

Posted on May 11, 2013
Nuvilex (NVLX): The Long Term Picture As of Friday's close, NVLX is now up... More »

Nuvilex (NVLX) Rockets and Achieves Short Term Price Target

Posted on May 09, 2013
Nuvilex (NVLX) Price Target Achieved Here's an excerpt from last weekend's edition entitled "The Perfect Edition- An Idea for Everyone" regarding recent OTC Journal superstar... More »

Nuvilex (NVLX) Breakout

Posted on May 02, 2013
Nuvilex (NVXL) Breakout Tomorrow is going to be very interesting for NVLX. The stock broke out today on nearly 6 million shares, which is the highest volume we've seen for 2... More »

April 2013

Nuvilex (NVLX): I Love It When A Plan Comes Together

Posted on April 22, 2013
Nuvilex (NVLX): I Love It When A Plan Comes Together As predicted in the weekend edition, NVLX is enjoying a nice breakout on very... More »

Nuvilex (NVLX) Surging Anew and Looking Higher

Posted on April 20, 2013
Nuvilex (NVLX): Surging Anew And Looking Higher With all the distractions in the world between the horrific events out of Boston and... More »

A Look Back At A Huge Winner; Nuvilex (NVLX) Gets More Love from Forbes

Posted on April 13, 2013
Nuvilex (NVLX) Gets More Love From Forbes.com In case you're a shareholder of NVLX you'll want to know this. If you're not a shareholder... More »

Nuvilex (NVLX): Forbes Give NVLS More Love Today

Posted on April 05, 2013
By The Time You Read This- Nuvilex (NVLX) Could Be Higher The media seems to be falling in love with Nuvilex (NVLX). The company's... More »

March 2013

And The Winner? Today- Nuvilex (NVLX)

Posted on March 25, 2013
And The Winner Is? Nuvilex (NVLX) It's a bit of a horse race today, but so far the winner is Nuvilex (NVLX). More »

Nuvilex (NVLX): Get Great Ink- Breaking Out

Posted on March 22, 2013
Nuvilex (NVLX) Trying Again and Succeeding Back on March 1st I published an edition entitled "Nuvilex (NVLX): Persistence... More »

Nuvilex (NVLX): Persistance Breaking Down Resistance

Posted on March 01, 2013
Nuvilex (NVLX): Persistance Breaking Down Resistance One of my old ideas looks like it's coming back to life, and there appears... More »

June 2009

OTCJ: Froth On the Stock Market Cappuccino; Discontinuing Coverage on

Posted on June 07, 2009
Froth On the Stock Market Cappuccino Starting to Form Valuations in the small and microcap world are slowly but surely starting to rise to more reasonable levels. If the market were a cappuccino, one might say it has been missing the best part- the froth. After last year's severe drubbing, small and... More »

January 2009

OTCJ: eFood; From Cripple To Triple- XLF Trade Update

Posted on January 29, 2009
eFoodSafety (OTC BB: EFSF): From Cripple To Triple Apparently, the stock market loves the recent move by EFSF's board to oust the existing management and move in a new direction. Freedom2's Martin Schmieg is being embraced by microcap investors who are bidding up the stock. I have been following the... More »

OTCJ: eFoodSafety Dishes The Goods Tomorrow

Posted on January 21, 2009
eFoodSafety (OTC BB: EFSF) Dishes The Goods Tomorrow Tomorrow at 9AM Eastern time the new CEO of eFoodSafety will be hosting a conference call to bring shareholders up to date on the pending transaction with Freedom2 and update the current status. For those who are following the story, you now know... More »

OTCJ: eFood 1 Ups Obama: China Energy Leads BB Micros

Posted on January 14, 2009
What a week- what a day. The Good, the Bad, and the Hideously Ugly. The market is getting murdered again- The 30 year Treasury rocketed again as financials and energy stocks were crushed. Another three days of irrational fear. The November lows look like they could be tested, which is what a lot of... More »

November 2008

OTCJ: NVTL and SWIR Withdrawn, China Energy in the Media

Posted on November 09, 2008
China Energy (OTC BB: CGYV): Media Starting To Catch On EENEWs.net is a web portal committed to all things "Green". EE is short for "Environment and Energy", and the publisher describes its web portal as the "the leading source for comprehensive, daily coverage of environmental and energy policy and... More »

October 2008

OTCJ: Thoughts For Managing The Fear; Pickle Panned

Posted on October 18, 2008
Managing The Fear Factor In 1698 London coffee shop owner John Castaing posted a list of stock and commodity prices called "The Course of the Exchange and Other Things". This was the first known stock exchange, and fostered a network of coffee house exchanges. The first speculative bubble known as the... More »

September 2008

OTCJ: Yes, The Sky Is Finally Falling

Posted on September 29, 2008
Yes, The Sky Is Finally Falling I thought I'd seen it all with the end of the Savings and Loan industry in the 80's, the '87 crash, the dotcom demise of 2000, 911, and Enronitis. Today, I've started a new chapter in the ugly experience book that is getting longer than it should be. Hindsight has proven... More »

August 2008

OTCJ: A Plethora Of Blogging: PhotoChannel, Platina, and eFood Reviewed

Posted on August 30, 2008
A Plethora Of Blogging: PhotoChannel, Platina, and eFood Reviewed I've been buried in some new ideas for the post summer market environment. It's been a long time since I've delivered any new ideas. As is my policy, I avoid anything more than a trading idea over the summer months, and bring out some... More »

OTCJ: Spicy, eFood, and Platina In the News

Posted on August 23, 2008
Special Note Sorry for the lack of content of late. I was on a hectic road trip this past week, and couldn't cover some of the week's events. Today's edition is a review of a couple of very exciting and promising developments for three of the stocks I follow. No, I haven't been vacationing all summer... More »

July 2008

Natural Health Care

Posted on July 18, 2008
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June 2008

Friday's Meltdown and Special Announcement

Posted on June 22, 2008
Special Announcement: Limited Service Until July 1st It's time for a little vacation. Normally, when I take a trip, it's somewhere there's an internet connection and I keep up to date on my notebook computer. Next week I won't have that option. I'll be out of touch with the electronic world temporarily... More »

May 2008

OTCJ: eFood Update: Moderate Sales Growth with Buckets of IP

Posted on May 13, 2008
eFood Update: IP Plentiful- Sales "Moderate" After reading today's rather comprehensive update from eFoodSafety, one word popped into my head- Truthful- this is probably a darn good 25,000 foot view of where the company is in the process of commercializing it's IP (Intellectual Property) portfolio... More »

March 2008

eFoodSafety: The Winds Of Change Are About To Howl

Posted on March 06, 2008
eFoodSafety (OTC BB: EFSF): The Winds Of Change Are About To Howl I cover a number of situations in the OTC Journal, but the one I get most questions, observations, whining, and complaining about is eFoodSafety. It's probably because of the unmet expectations in 2007. Whether the company was too optimistic... More »

February 2008

Two Bear Market Trades For Right Now

Posted on February 17, 2008
Two Bear Market Trades For Right Now Can you make money on the long side in a Bear Market? Sure, but you have to change your approach. In a Bull Market, you can buy momentum stocks for a trade. Another words, if a stock is going up, you can buy it, as it will often keep going up- sometimes for many... More »

November 2007

eFoodSafety Takes on MRSA Staph

Posted on November 20, 2007
Special Announcement: The OTC Journal's Web Site Will Be Down for maintenance over the Thanksgiving Weekend. You will not see images in your past editions. If you want to visit the site, you won't be able to get it to come up. It will be back up prior to the resumption of trading on the 26th. Also... More »

eFoodSatfety's Immune Bar To Be Found Everywhere

Posted on November 06, 2007
Special Announcement: The OTC Journal web site will be down for routine maintenance tomorrow and Thursday. It should be functioning normally by the weekend. eFoodSatfety (OTC BB: EFSF): Trying to Earn Your Respect Maybe this company is not moving foward fast as you would like, but EFSF is trying to... More »

October 2007

eFoodSafety: Ending the Silence With Style

Posted on October 29, 2007
Correction from Weekend Edition - My new price target for Apple Computer (NASDAQ: AAPL) is now $225 - not $125 which was a typo I didn't catch. eFoodSafety (OTC BB: EFSF): Ending The Silence With Style They say silence can be deafening, and anyone listening to EFSF for the past four months has completely... More »

September 2007

It'a Go Time; Nighthawk and eFoodSafety in the News

Posted on September 18, 2007
A Reminder- The Priceless Half Hour It's a light bulb moment. By the way, it's a little hypocritical of me to put up an image of an incandescent light bulb to use as a metaphor for a new and exciting idea. For those of you who have been following my ideas, you know I am a strong advocate of Cree (NASDAQ... More »

August 2007

eFoodSafety in Rite Aid; Nighthawk Numbers Strong

Posted on August 14, 2007
Normally, I like to provide a feature edition on a company, one company at a time. However, there was great news out of my two favorite penny stocks this morning, so I was forced to combine the two news events into one edition. Today's news clearly demonstrates both of these ideas are delivering growth... More »

July 2007

Carmen Electra Endorses EFSF's PurEffect: Beautiful

Posted on July 11, 2007
eFoodsafety (OTC BB: EFSF): PurEffect is Pure Beauty For Shareholders Remember PurEffect? eFoodSafety's answer to Pro Active. You're going to love what has finally happened with this product- Well, you're going to love it if you own the stock. If you don't, you're going to wish you did before today... More »

June 2007

eFoodSafety: Just When You Least Expect It!!

Posted on June 28, 2007
eFoodSafety (OTC BB: EFSF): Just When You Least Expect It!! So typical of this time of year. When the good news out of EFSF hit the tape this morning, I was traveling and couldn't get out my coverage until long after the market closed. This is the time of year I usually write editions musing about stocks... More »

Do You Still Love Me Now?

Posted on June 02, 2007
Comments in the BLOG There was only one new BLOG for your review this past week. I had to publish more commentary on the continuing sell off in Commerce Planet (OTC BB: CPNE). Technically, as far as I am concerned, all levels of resistance have now given way, and there is no longer any telling where... More »

May 2007

eFoodSafety: Takes the B Out of Boredom

Posted on May 01, 2007
eFoodSafety (OTC BB: EFSF): Takes the B Out of Boredom OK stocks- time to wake up from your two month nap. Haven't seen much of the OTC Journal lately? There's a reason for that- not much to report. For some reason, we seem to have entered some sort of news vacuum on the current followings. NIHK running... More »

March 2007

eFoodSafety: Cinnergen Distribution Blazing Trail For Other Products

Posted on March 26, 2007
Important Notice: I am becoming more enamored with the idea of looking for dividend situations in the microcap world. The Bad Toys spin off of Southland Health Services- albeit taking a long time- looks very promising. There is a lot going on behind the scenes- it is all adding up to a strong comfort... More »

eFoodSafety: Zero Sum Game This Week

Posted on March 21, 2007
eFoodSafety (OTC BB: EFSF): Zero Sum Game This Week eFoodSafety provided a little excitement this week with two events that really couldn't have been more opposite. The company put out 3rd quarter numbers Monday after the close. They have an unusual fiscal year, and the quarter covered November and... More »

Cinnergen in WalMart

Posted on March 07, 2007
Cinnergen In WalMart The product you see pictured here is carrying EFSF for the time being, and I like the way things are shaping up. Today, just as the market opened, EFSF announced it will be shipping the product to 500 of the 3800 WalMart locations, with the remainder to begin receiving shipments... More »

February 2007

The Planet Descends While eFoodSafety Surges

Posted on February 15, 2007
The Party Takes A Turn For the Worst- The Planet Descends The stock and the company that could do no wrong has finally given investors something to think about and come back to earth a little. If you are concerned about the news that has come out of Commerce Planet over the past couple of days, you... More »

Drinking the Kool-Aid: Musings of a Grizzled Microcap Vet

Posted on February 10, 2007
Comments in the BLOG The BLOG is chock full of new entries over the last 48 hours. Readers have been asking for updates on NIHK, EFSF, CPNE, PNWIF, and USEI. I complied on all of the above, and posted new thoughts- fresh starting Thursday. We are having a great time with several of these ideas, and... More »

January 2007

eFoodSafety Defies Gravity: Introduces Cholesterol Product

Posted on January 23, 2007
Comments in the BLOG In light of the recent big moves in some of the stocks the OTC Journal is covering, I have updated most of the price targets, and more importantly, the SSLs (suggested stop losses). We are in a hot market right now, but don't forget last summer when the microcap world got clobbered... More »

eFoodSafety: Cinnergen Sales Rocketing

Posted on January 18, 2007
Comments in the BLOG I have some 411 on why PNWIF is climbing the charts so rapidly- to be disclosed in the weekend edition. The stock is closing in rapidly on my short term target price of $4 (122% return from September 23rd when I introduced the company), but there are those who believe this stock... More »

eFoodSafety: Moving From Millions To Tens of Millions

Posted on January 10, 2007
Here's the definition of a good penny stock trade. Find a microcap company that has been quiet of late. Take a look at the company's products and potential. Look for catalytic events that could get the stock moving up the charts. If you like the story, accumulate the stock at the low end of its trading... More »