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Network Security Stocks, Water Stocks and Alternative Energy Stocks Covered In Newly Updated Reports From SecurityStockWatch.com

RYE BROOK, N.Y. (PRESSWIRE) - Oct. 27, 2005 - Network security stocks, water stocks, and alternative energy stocks are highlighted in updated reports now available at SecurityStockWatch.com. Computer Associates (NYSE: CA), Juniper (Nasdaq:JNPR); Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC), Verisign (Nasdaq: VRSN); Aqua America (NYSE: WTR); and SIEMENS (NYSE:SI) are among the most notable companies included in these reports based on recent developments.

Computer Associates (NYSE: CA) recently announced that its Board of Directors has authorized the repurchase of an additional $200 million in Company shares during fiscal year 2006, for an annual total of up to $600 million.

Juniper (Nasdaq:JNPR) recently announced it has acquired Acorn Packet Solutions, Inc. in a cash transaction valued at up to approximately $8.7 million.

Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC) recently announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire BindView Development Corporation a global provider of agent-less IT security compliance software. The all-cash transaction, which is subject to regulatory and BindView shareholder approvals, is valued at approximately $209 million.

Verisign (Nasdaq: VRSN) recently reported revenue of $415 million for the third quarter of 2005, a 28 percent increase compared to the same period of 2004.

Aqua America (NYSE: WTR) recently announced today that it purchased a total of nine water and wastewater utility systems in the third quarter. Coupled with the company's 15 purchases in the first half of 2005, Aqua America has expanded its national footprint with 24 acquisitions so far this year.

SIEMENS (NYSE:SI) recently announced that Siemens Power Generation (PG) is expanding its business portfolio by acquiring Wheelabrator Air Pollution Control, Inc., a leader in the design and supply of air pollution reduction products and solutions for the coal-fired power and industrial markets.

These October 2005 reports are now available on www.SecurityStockWatch.com :
- The Investment Guide To Security Stocks - analysis of 350+ security stocks:
  www.securitystockwatch.com
- Alternative Energy Stock Research Report - analysis of 80+ companies:
  www.securitystockwatch.com Oil prices are heading higher which alternative
  energy companies will benefit?
- Water Stock Research Report - analysis of 70+ companies: 
  www.securitystockwatch.com Demand for water is growing faster than population
  growth. These water companies may benefit.

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