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Top 10 performing security stocks for September.

Top 10 Performing Security Stocks for September

                        %         Stock
Company/Symbol          Increase  Price   Analysis

Smith & Wesson Holding  40%       $13.88  Smith & Wesson posted record
SWHC                                      1Q results of revenue of $47.6
                                          million, up 49 percent, and
                                          net income of $3.4 million up
                                          25 percent.
Implant Sciences Corp.  34%        $3.45  Implant Sciences received a
IMX                                       $3.6 million U.S. Army
                                          contract for explosives-
                                          detection systems following a
                                          2006 fiscal year with revenue
                                          up 115 percent.
Force Protection        32%        $8.37  Force Protection is up more
FRPT.OB                                   than tenfold during the past
                                          year. The company recently
                                          reported record 2Q sales of
                                          $56 million in and a net
                                          profit of $1.2 million for the
                                          same period.
LaserCard Corp.         31%       $13.04  LaserCard recently announced
LCRD                                      receipt of a $1.2 million
                                          order, its third of ten
                                          anticipated orders under a
                                          subcontract valued at
                                          approximately $11 million, for
                                          the LaserCard optical memory-
                                          based national ID card project
                                          in a Middle Eastern country.
Eastern Company         28%       $28.00  Stock jumped over $3 the day
EML                                       after the electronic and
                                          mechanical lock manufacturer
                                          announced a 3 for 2 stock
                                          split on August 28th.
ImageWare Systems       24%        $1.96  IW announced that it was
IW                                        selected by GE Security to
                                          deliver biometric identity
                                          management for the Picture
                                          Perfect UNIX-based enterprise
                                          access control and security
                                          management system.
Network Engines Inc.    20%        $2.12  Network Engines announced it
NENG                                      was named one of New England's
                                          fastest growing technology
                                          companies in Deloitte's
                                          Technology Fast 50 Program.
Xenonics Holdings       17%        $1.70  Illumination products
XNN                                       manufacturer announced that
                                          the company has received two
                                          purchase orders from the
                                          Defense Logistics Agency for
                                          more than $2 million.
Synergx Systems Inc.    17%        $1.58  Security/life-safety-system
SYNX                                      manufacturer secured a new
                                          order for approximately $2.5
                                          million to provide various
                                          electronic systems in lower
                                          Manhattan for the New York
                                          City Transit Authority.
Optelecom-NKF Inc.      17%       $10.33  Optelecom announced that the
OPTC                                      Beijing Metro System has
                                          selected its technology for a
                                          video surveillance and
                                          communication system as part
                                          of renovations ahead of 2008
                                          Olympic Games.

List excludes stocks valued below $1 or whose revenue is not derived
primarily from security.
Data and analysis provided by Publishers of
Investment Guide to Security Stocks[c]
Chart: Mike Moran
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Date:Dec 1, 2006
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