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  • Nokia-Alcatel On The Rise As Predicted

    The contents below were sent to premium subscribers before the start of this week.

    Alcatel-Lucent merges with Nokia

    In the next few weeks, there may be a catalyst for Alcatel-Lucent or Nokia stock moving up: quarterly results. Nokia reports on April 30, 2015. If the results are good, Nokia will rally. Similarly, Alcatel-Lucent reports on May 7 2015.

    Where Nokia and Alcatel-Lucent fit for the DIY value: portfolio:

    Volatility is higher this month even with barely more than half the portfolio invested, the rest in cash. As the model unfolds we will be closer in beating the indices:

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    The approximate peak to trough return is -3.63% and +1.58% since the subscription was launched. This is an acceptable level of volatility, because if the asymmetric upside plays out, only then will the portfolio beat the index while leaving room to start new opportunities.

    The equity exposure is 60% (long only).

    The model portfolio's total account value is: $142,240.00

    Tags: NOK, ALU
    Apr 22 8:27 AM | Link | 1 Comment
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    All stock pick performance, returns, changes are done through real time, shareable model portfolio:

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    The Good ("buy" with ~25% upside):

    the Bad (stock was a "buy the dip" call last year):

    Tags: IMOS, HIMX
    Apr 06 9:21 AM | Link | Comment!
  • Beat The Market In 2014

    Update: Find my portfolio on

    Measured over 1 full year, beat the market:

     3 mo6 mo1 year
    Nasdaq (NASDAQ:QQQ)6.6%9.2%19.2%


    Subscribers may experience paper losses over the short-term (3 mo, 6 mo) but it's what counts over the year.

    Tags: BBRY, AMD, ALU
    Jan 05 8:36 AM | Link | 2 Comments
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