HomelandDefenseStocks.com Features Spade Defense Index Monthly Update Addressing Recent Port Controversy, New Port Security Technology and Defense Market Performance
Wednesday March 29, 9:00 am ET
Founder Scott Sacknoff Discusses Key Trends Including Recent Defense Budget Proposal, Ongoing World Instability, and a Need to Invest and Replenish Our Defensive and Security Capabilities
POINT ROBERTS, WA--(MARKET WIRE)--Mar 29, 2006 -- www.HomelandDefenseStocks.com (HDS), a global investor and industry news portal for the homeland defense and security sector, presents the Spade Defense Index Monthly Update. Track trends and stay up to the minute with events in the defense sector provided by Scott Sacknoff, President of the Spade Defense Index (AMEX: ^DXS) http://www.spadeindex.com
. The Spade Defense Index® is a modified capitalization-weighted index comprised of publicly traded companies that benchmarks the performance of companies involved with the defense, homeland security, and space marketplace.
In this month's interview, Scott Sacknoff discusses how investments in homeland security and defense have performed as the Index has hit 16 all-time highs so far this year. Mr. Sacknoff also addresses the port controversy and looks at companies positioned to benefit in this area, along with a new technology solution being implemented to improve port security that entails cargo monitoring.
Overall Mr. Sacknoff anticipates the homeland and defense market to continue to grow based on a variety of factors. "There are a number of positive trends. In particular, the recent defense budget proposal, ongoing world instability, and a need to invest and replenish our defensive and security capabilities," states Sacknoff.
Recent online audio interviews:
March 2006: http://homelanddefensestocks.com/Content_Partners/SI/news/mar06.asp
February 2006: http://homelanddefensestocks.com/Content_Partners/SI/news/feb06.asp
January 2006: http://homelanddefensestocks.com/Content_Partners/SI/news/jan06.asp
www.HomelandDefenseStocks.com (HDS), www.BorderandPortSecurity.com (BPS), and www.NationalHomelandSecurityKnowledgebase.com (NHSK), portals within the InvestorIdeas.com content umbrella, offers investors research, news and links to public companies within the homeland security and defense sector. HDS, BPS and NHSK do not make recommendations, but offer unique free information portals to research news, articles, interviews and a growing list of participating public companies in the security industry.
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Additional Homeland Security Content:
HomelandDefenseStocks.com (HDS) provides a variety of global defense and security content through: The "Defense Market Report," by James H. Smith, Homeland Defense Business Correspondent for MSNBC, CNN and the BBC; "The Spade Defense Index" with Scott Sacknoff, "Mallon's Security Report" by Mallon Associates and the HDS Blog all available at: http://www.homelanddefensestocks.com
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