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Zacks.com featured expert Kevin Matras highlights: Pilgrim's Corp., Glu Mobile Inc., Array BioPharma Inc., Wausau Paper Corp. and Louisiana-Pacific Corp.

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Chicago, IL – May 23, 2012 - Stocks in this week's article include Pilgrim's Corp. (NYSE: (PPC - Snapshot Report), Glu Mobile Inc. (NASDAQ: (GLUU - Snapshot Report), Array BioPharma Inc. (NASDAQ: (ARRY - Snapshot Report), Wausau Paper Corp. (NYSE: (WPP - Snapshot Report) and Louisiana-Pacific Corp. (NYSE: (LPX - Snapshot Report). Kevin Matras departs from his typical stock screening to find stocks under $10 with explosive potential.

Screen of the Week written by Kevin Matras of Zacks Investment Research:

This screen is a bit of a departure from my normal stock screens. Usually I require my screens to have a minimum price of $10 per share. But I do at times scan for stocks under $10. And that's one of the screens I'm running for myself right now.

My minimum has typically been $10. With over 10,000 stocks out there, this minimum quickly lets me cull down several thousand stocks with a click of a button.

That doesn't mean there aren't any good stocks below that price point, because there are.

And I can recall several sub-$10 stocks in the past that worked out exceptionally well. Maybe it's because I use them sparingly. Or maybe it's because I'm ultra picky in selecting them.

Either way, there can be a place for cheaper stocks in your portfolio sometimes.

And that's what we're looking at today...

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