Q. What is Cyclone Power Technologies?
A. Cyclone Power Technologies is the developer of the award-winning Cyclone Engine – an all fuel, eco-friendly thermal engine with the power and versatility to run everything from power generators fueled by biomass, waste fuels, solar thermal or engine exhaust, to cars, trucks and locomotives. Invented by company founder and CEO Harry Schoell, the patented Cyclone Engine is ingeniously designed to achieve high thermal efficiencies through a compact heat-regenerative process, and to run on virtually any fuel while emitting fewer greenhouse gases and irritating pollutants. Currently in its late stages of development, the Cyclone Engine was recognized by Popular Science Magazine as the Invention of the Year for 2008, and was presented with the Society of Automotive Engineers’ AEI Tech Award in 2006 and 2008.
Q. When was your company incorporated, and when did you start trading?
A. Cyclone started as a limited liability partnership in Florida in 2004. In July 2007, we merged the partnership into a Florida corporation that had recently re-domiciled from California (originally chartered in 1974). We began trading on the OTC Pink Market in July 2007 under the symbol CYPW and now trade on the OTCQB under the same symbol.
Q. How do I buy stock in your company?
A. To purchase shares in Cyclone Power Technologies, please contact a registered broker. The symbol is CYPW and is traded on the OTCQB.
Q. Does Cyclone Power Technologies have a Direct Stock Purchase Plan?
A. Our company does not offer a Direct Stock Purchase Plan, however, the Company does engage in private placements from time to time with accredited or foreign investors.
Q. How do I obtain financial reports on the company?
A. Cyclone Power Technologies financials are available on this site at the Reports tab or on www.OTCMarkets.com under symbol CYPW. Our financial reports are also listed in the SEC Edgar database.
Q. How many employees does Cyclone have currently?
A. As of January 2015, we had 8 full-time employees, 6 contractors and 2 manufacturers under contract.
Q. In terms of intellectual property, how many patents does Cyclone have?
A. As of January 2015, we had 36 issued patents in the U.S. and internationally.
Q. When does Cyclone Power Technologies fiscal year end?
A. The company’s fiscal year ends December 31.
Q. Where is Cyclone Power Technologies corporate office located?
A. 601 NE 26th Court Pompano Beach, Fl. 33064. We welcome shareholders to visit our facility – please call to make an appointment.
Q. Who do I contact for investor information on Cyclone Power Technologies?
A. Contact Frankie Fruge via Email email@example.com.
Q. How can I get current and historical information on your stock price?
A. The current and historical stock chart can be found on the main page of our Investor Relations section.
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Q. How do I replace lost or stolen stock certificates?
A. All questions regarding CYPW stock ownership should be addressed to our transfer agent, Transfer Online.
Q. What happens to a press release once you distribute it?
A. We issue our press releases through a wire service where the release is distributed to hundreds or thousands of news outlets, depending on the circuit. These include print, broadcast and electronic media outlets, and always include the mandatory minimum disclosure points. With the press releases coded at the wire service to the ticker symbol, the information appears instantaneously, giving you, the shareholder, the same access to the information at the same time as brokers, analysts and everyone else. We do not selectively disclose news; that is illegal.
Q. Why don’t you respond to message board posts?
A. Our policy is not to respond to message board posts, positive or negative. Additionally, our staff abides by our policy of not posting to message boards. As a publicly held company, we are held to very strict reporting processes, and we comply quickly and accurately. We disclose all material events. Beyond that, should we determine that a piece of information, positive or negative, that may not necessarily qualify as “material” needs to be included in the public information mix that would enable investors to arrive at educated decisions regarding your company, we issue that information as well. Please continue to rely on our company, and not message boards, for news about us.