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Phil, I'd like to offer one totally irrelevant reason to vote for SGP -- the perceived value of Claratin to families familiar with allergies, not stocks.

Three weeks ago, I offered the son of a friend his choice of one share of stock to start a DRP for his high school graduation. Offered were: GE: INTC: PFE; SGP; TX; CMP; MO. I explained, in my meager fashion, what I perceived as the relative strenghts and weaknesses of each. The boy and his parents had never heard of SGP, but Mom is an asthmatic. Once I said thata Schering made Claratin, the choice was immediately made. And oh yes, dad is a nuclear engineer and administrator at the NRC, and mom is a clinical psychologist, so these are not the type of persons prone to snap decisions (note the discounting of Viagra). But talk about scoring one for brand recognition!

Martin
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