6. USA Technologies ( USAT) Company Profile: USA Technologies is a supplier of cashless, remote management, reporting and energy-management services. Shares of USA Technologies ramped higher in January after the company said revenue in its fiscal second quarter jumped 60% from a year earlier to $6 million, while its net loss narrowed to a penny a share from a loss of 19 cents. Shares pulled back slightly in March after USA Technologies announced it raised nearly $11 million in a private placement of common stock. In April, USA Technologies announced a collaboration with Verizon Wireless for connectivity that enables wireless point-of-sale payments at vending machines via credit and debit cards. Current Share Price: $2.89 (April 26) 2011 Total Return: 180% Analyst Ratings: Janney Montgomery Scott is the only research firm with coverage of USA Technologies, rating the stock a "hold" with a price target of $1.25. TheStreet Ratings has a "sell" recommendation on USA Technologies, citing disappointing return on equity.