Allied Nevada Gold Corp., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the evaluation, acquisition, exploration, and advancement of gold exploration and development projects. It principally operates the Hycroft Mine, an open pit heap leach gold and silver mine covering approximately 61,389 acres of mineral rights located in the west of Winnemucca, Nevada. The company is also involved in the exploration and development of various exploration properties, including Hasbrouck, Mountain View, Three Hills, Wildcat, Maverick Springs, and Pony Creek/Elliot Dome projects. In addition, the company holds exploration rights to approximately 100 other exploration properties in Nevada. Allied Nevada Gold Corp. was incorporated in 2006 and is headquartered in Reno, Nevada.
Best Stocks For December 2013:Approach Resources Inc. (AREX)
Approach Resources Inc., an independent energy company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of oil and gas properties in the United States. The company primarily holds interests in properties located in the Permian Basin in West Texas, as well as in the East Texas Basin. As of December 31, 2011, it had estimated proved reserves of approximately 77.0 million barrels of oil equivalent, and owned working interests in 638 producing oil and gas wells. Approach Resources Inc. was incorporated in 2002 and is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas.
Best Stocks For December 2013:Elite Ksb Holdings Limited (550.SI)
Elite KSB Holdings Limited, an investment holding company, engages in importing, processing, and distributing chicken, pork, and other meat products primarily in Singapore. It provides a range of chicken, pork, beef, and lamb products. The company offers a range of fresh chicken products, such as fresh dressed chicken, fresh chicken parts, and marinated chicken; and chilled beef, including striploin, sirloin, and ribeye. It also manufactures and supplies various small goods, including sausages, hams, and other gourmet specialties. The company sells its products under the First Choice, Pasar, Chef, Ayam21, Top Fresh, and PERGAS brand names. In addition, it provides third-party slaughtering services to chicken distributors; invests in investment properties; involves in the feedmill business activities; and operates as a food processing specialist. The company offers its products to the supermarkets, hotels, restaurants, chicken rice stalls, food service providers, and wet ma rket stalls. Elite KSB Holdings Limited was incorporated in 2001 and is based in Singapore.
Best Stocks For December 2013:Exceed Company Ltd. (EDS)
Exceed Company Ltd. engages in the design, development, and wholesale of footwear, apparel, and accessories in the People?s Republic of China. The company offers its products under the Xidelong brand name for sports and leisure applications to customers aging between 15 to 35 years. Its products include running, leisure, basketball, skateboarding, canvas, tennis, and outdoor footwear; apparel primarily consisting of sports tops, pants, jackets, track suits, and coats; accessories, such as bags, socks, hats, and caps. The company distributes its products primarily through Xidelong retail stores that are operated by independent third-party distributors and retailers over which the company has limited control. Exceed Company Ltd. is based in Central, Hong Kong.
Best Stocks For December 2013:Seattle Genetics Inc. (SGEN)
Seattle Genetics, Inc., a clinical stage biotechnology company, focuses on the development and commercialization of monoclonal antibody-based therapies for the treatment of cancer and autoimmune diseases in the United States. Its lead product, SGN-35 is in pivotal trial stage used for the treatment of patients with relapsed or refractory hodgkin lymphoma. The company?s other product candidates in various stages of clinical trials include SGN-75, which is in Phase I clinical trials for metastatic renal cell carcinoma and non-Hodgkin lymphoma; ASG-5ME, a preclinical antibody-drug conjugate product candidate for the treatment of solid tumors; dacetuzumab (SGN-40), a humanized anti-CD40 antibody; SGN-70, a humanized anti-CD70 antibody for the treatment of autoimmune diseases; and SGN-19A, a preclinical antibody-drug conjugate product candidate for the treatment of hematologic malignancies. It has collaborations with Bayer Pharmaceuticals Corporation; Celldex Therapeutics, Inc .; Daiichi Sankyo Co., Ltd.; Genentech, Inc.; GlaxoSmithKline LLC; Millennium; and PSMA Development Company LLC. The company also has an antibody-drug conjugates co-development agreement with Agensys, Inc.; and Genmab A/S. Seattle Genetics, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Bothell, Washington.
Best Stocks For December 2013:GeoMet Inc. (GMET)
GeoMet, Inc., an independent energy company, engages in the exploration for, development, and production of natural gas from coal seams and non-conventional shallow gas. Its principal operations and producing properties are located in the Cahaba Basin in Alabama and the central Appalachian Basin in west Virginia and Virginia. The company also owns additional coalbed methane, and oil and gas development rights, principally in Alabama, Virginia, West Virginia, and British Columbia. As of September 30, 2011, it owned approximately 143,000 net acres of coalbed methane, and oil and gas development rights. The company, formerly known as GeoMet Resources, Inc., was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
Best Stocks For December 2013:Texas Roadhouse Inc. (TXRH)
Texas Roadhouse, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates a full-service casual dining restaurant chain. It operates restaurants under the Texas Roadhouse and Aspen Creek names. The company also provides supervisory and administrative services for other license and franchise restaurants. As of December 27, 2011, it owned and operated 294 restaurants; and franchised and licensed an additional 72 restaurants in 47 states in the United States, and Dubai, the United Arab Emirates. The company was founded in 1993 and is based in Louisville, Kentucky.
Best Stocks For December 2013:Tornier N.V. (TRNX)
Tornier N.V., a medical device company, designs, manufactures, and markets devices for joint replacement and soft tissue repair that enable surgical specialists to enhance patients? lives by restoring motion and physical vitality. It principally serves surgeons treat musculoskeletal injuries and disorders of the shoulder, elbow, hand, wrist, ankle, and foot. The company offers approximately 90 product lines, including joint replacement, trauma, sports medicine, and biologic products to treat the extremities. It also provides joint replacement products for the hip and knee in certain international markets. Tornier N.V. sells its products in approximately 35 countries worldwide. The company is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Best Stocks For December 2013:Optiscan Imaging Ltd (OIL.AX)
Optiscan Imaging Limited engages in the development and application of microscopic imaging technologies for medical markets. It offers Pentax ISC 1000, a flexible confocal endomicroscopy system for medical applications; and Optiscan FIVE 1, a handheld fluorescence endomicroscope that is designed for vivo investigations of animal tissues. The company offers its products in Asia, Australia, Europe, the United States, and Canada. Optiscan Imaging Limited was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Notting Hill, Australia.