Rica Foods, Inc. (Amex: RCF) announced Friday (5 January) that there is no reason, other than external factors, that could influence the stock price drop. "Our current market price does not reflect the strength or condition of our company. We are excited about our future,'' Mr. Calixto Chaves, RCF's Chairman, said. "There is no fundamental reason why the price of our stock has decreased, but we feel comfortable with our company's performance," Mr. Chaves concluded.