This week's stock chart includes nine companies that have recently become public, moved their headquarters to San Diego, or recently joined NASDAQ, according to Irving Katz, director of research at San Diego Securities Inc.
New names on the chart include:
Advanced Marketing Systems, a supplier of prepackaged educational materials and books to Price Club and other wholesale membership clubs. It became a public company this week at 13 and closed Monday at 12 7/8.
Chopp Computer, a supercomputer manufacturer.
Gascard Inc., a fuel-management and payment systems company.
Lancer Pacific Inc., an orthodontic company.
Mycogen, a biotechnology company.
Smith Laboratories, a diagnostic testing laboratory.
TCS Enterprises Inc., Tom C. Stickel's multipurpose financial services company.
Additionally, the chart once again includes Fabulous Inns of America and Personal Computer Products Inc., which now trade over-the-counter on NASDAQ.