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Wall Street News Alert: NCII Is on the Move! April 20, 2007

NOTE TO EDITORS: The Following Is an Investment Opinion Being Issued by Wall Street Capital Funding.

WESTON, FL -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 04/20/07 -- Wall Street News Alert's "stocks to watch" this morning are: NATCO International Incorporated (OTCBB: NCII), Monogram Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGRM), E*TRADE FINANCIAL Corporation (NASDAQ: ETFC) and Spansion Inc. (NASDAQ: SPSN).

It looks as if NATCO International Inc. (OTCBB: NCII) is onto something big, and aggressive investors should pay close attention! Thursday after the stock markets closed, the company announced that Photo Violation Technologies Corp. (PVT), a private company that will take over NATCO pursuant to an executed binding Letter of Agreement, has been nominated by IBM and named a finalist for the CIOCAN (Chief Information Officer Association of Canada) Best of IT Award.

This is great news for the company, and the second such announcement in two days. A judging panel comprised of five seasoned IT professionals narrowed the entries down to four finalists. Attendees at CIOCAN's CIO Peer Forum, to be held in Vancouver on April 19, will judge the finalists and select the winner. IBM, who is providing software support for PVT, nominated the Vancouver-based company for the award.

On Tuesday the company announced that IBM has nominated PVT for the British Columbia Technology Industry Association's (BCTIA) Most Promising Start-Up Award.

This is huge news. This award acknowledges an early-stage (less than three years old) technology company with commercially available products that demonstrates significant potential, creativity and a promising future.

"It's a tremendous achievement for our company, our technology and our employees to be selected as a finalist," said Fred Mitschele, PVT President & CEO.

Wall Street News Alert is continuing to place Aggressive Investors on alert to monitor the progress of NATCO International! The deal with PVT will allow PVT (now a private company) to be traded publicly.

Founded in 2004 by Mitschele, a 20-year parking industry veteran, PVT has developed a line of products that is Revolutionizing the Parking Industry(TM). Their PhotoViolationMeter(TM) (PVM) is an easy-to-use solution that gives customers Every Way To Pay(TM). Customers have a variety of payment options, including coin, credit card, debit card, smart card and pay-by-phone. The meters also have a programmable Grace Period(TM) feature and No Fine(TM) feature that prevent users from receiving parking violations.

Photo Violation Technologies is a private, Vancouver-based company with affiliates in Europe and Asia that has developed a patented, technologically innovative parking meter system -- the PhotoViolationMeter(TM). Photo Violation Technologies Corp. has successfully forged relationships with Fortune 500 companies and global suppliers such as IBM, Honeywell and Motorola. These relationships ensure the future success of Photo Violation Technologies Corp. on a global scale. Photo Violation Technologies Corp. is proud to be working with these partners to develop the most sophisticated parking system. Together they are Revolutionizing the Parking Industry(TM) by Perfecting How People Park(TM) through the PhotoViolationMeter(TM) solution.

Before the news was released, the stock closed Thursday at $2.96 a share.

For Wall Street News Alert's updated profile of NATCO International visit http://www.WallStreetNewsAlert.com/HotStocks/NCII041907/default.aspx.

Monogram Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGRM) up 9.4% on 28.2 million shares traded. Monogram is advancing individualized medicine by discovering, developing and marketing innovative products to guide and improve treatment of serious infectious diseases and cancer. The Company's products are designed to help doctors optimize treatment regimens for their patients that lead to better outcomes and reduced costs. The Company's technology is also being used by numerous biopharmaceutical companies to develop new and improved antiviral therapeutics and vaccines as well as targeted cancer therapeutics.

E*TRADE FINANCIAL Corporation (NASDAQ: ETFC) down 4.7% on 28.9 million shares traded. The E*TRADE FINANCIAL family of companies provides financial services including trading, investing, banking and lending for retail and institutional customers.

Spansion Inc. (NASDAQ: SPSN) down 19.9% on 18.6 million shares traded. Spansion is a leading Flash memory solutions provider, dedicated to enabling, storing and protecting digital content in wireless, automotive, networking and consumer electronics applications.

Market Commentary:

"In the U.S., the Conference Board noted that March leading economic indicators were up by 0.1%, signifying a slowing economy. Now economists say they expect a slowing rate of growth throughout the summer," stated Sonja Rudd in Wall Street News Alert's daily commentary continued at: http://www.WallStreetNewsAlert.com.

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