HEADLINE STOCKS-U.S. small/midcap stocks to watch on Feb 25

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Feb 25 (BestGrowthStock) – Some small and midcap stocks to watch on
Thursday:

METROPCS COMMUNICATIONS INC (PCS.N: ), $6.63, up 6 pct

The low-cost wireless carrier reported a quarterly profit
that topped market estimates as subscriber additions rose from
the previous quarter with an improving economy. [ID:nSGE61O0HR]

ANSYS INC (ANSS.O: ), $42.55, down 3 pct

The engineering simulation software maker posted a modestly
better-than-expected quarterly profit, as revenue from software
licenses grew sluggishly, and forecast a largely in-line 2010.
[ID:nSGE61O0J6]

IMPAX LABORATORIES (IPXL.O: ), $15.80, up 6 pct

The company posted better-than-expected fourth quarter
results. [ID:nWNAB1852]

SUNESIS PHARMACEUTICALS INC (SNSS.O: ), $0.99, up 11 pct

The company said it plans to start a late-stage trial of
its experimental cancer drug, voreloxin, in the second half of
2010, after the U.S. health regulator advised it on the drug’s
development [ID:nSGE61O0K1] EMCOR GROUP INC (EME.N: ), $22.76,
down 4 pct

The construction and engineering company’s quarterly profit
fell 35 percent, hurt by higher expenses, and it forecast
full-year earnings below market estimates.

CAPITALSOURCE INC (CSE.N: ), $5.00, down 5 pct

The commercial lender posted a wider-than-expected
fourth-quarter loss, hurt by a drop in investment income
coupled with sequentially higher provision for bad loans.
[ID:nSGE61O0I6]

TITAN INTERNATIONAL INC (TWI.N: ), $7.75, down 5 pct

The company, which supplies tires and assemblies for
off-highway vehicles, posted a wider quarterly loss as demand
for the company’s products fell across segments.
[ID:nSGE61O0I9]

TRIQUINT SEMICONDUCTOR INC (TQNT.O: ), $7.15, up 6 pct

The wireless communications products supplier posted a
quarterly profit that edged past Wall Street expectations,
forecast better-than-expected first quarter. [ID:nSGE61N0M1]

REVLON INC (REV.N: ), $16.11, up 8 pct

The cosmetics maker posted a higher fourth-quarter profit (Read more your timing to make a profit.)
helped by higher sales of its ColorSilk hair color, but said it
expects 2010 results to be negatively impacted by currency
devaluation in Venezuela. [ID:SGE61L0KU]

GREEN PLAINS RENEWABLE ENERGY (GPRE.O: ), $15.90, down 6 pct

The company proposed to offer 5,000,000 shares of its
common stock. [ID:nGNW85083a]

CALPINE CORP (CPN.N: ), $11.24, Wednesday’s close

The power company reported a narrower fourth-quarter loss
that was in line with analysts’ estimates, helped by a 15
percent improvement in commodity margins due to strong hedges
from its West region. [ID:nSGE61O0FD]

SMITH MICRO SOFTWARE INC (SMSI.O: ), $7.73, Wednesday’s close

The software maker posted better-than-expected fourth
quarter results. [ID:nWNAB1389]

INTERDIGITAL INC (IDCC.O: ), $25.95, Wednesday’s close

The wireless technology firm posted better-than-expected
fourth quarter results. [ID:nWEN0768]

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(Reporting by Mansi Dutta in Bangalore)

HEADLINE STOCKS-U.S. small/midcap stocks to watch on Feb 25