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  • Performance of Slumdog Portfolio Week of April 20, 2009 0 comments
    Apr 26, 2009 4:20 AM | about stocks: ACAS, AFFX, AMKR, ATPAQ, BRCD, CHK, DRYS, ETFC, GAP, GE, GLBL-OLD, IBOC, IO, JNS, AAL, KATE, LVS, MFGLQ, MGM, MSPD, MTG, NSIT, PAET, PEI, NRG, S, SHO, SKS, SPIL, RCPI, TTI, QRVO, WYN, ZQK

    This week rattled the Slumdog Portfolio and we lost a few slumdogs along the way! The battle between the bulls and bears this week was intense at times making the bulls question whether the rally has legs to continue on. Fortunately for us the bulls prevailed (the charts held up!)and the Slumdog Portfolio ended the week with a good gain and we look set to solidify and add to these gains in the coming week!

    Here is where the Slumdog Portfolio stands:

    EQUITY PRICE ACQUIRED DATE LAST WEEK S.L. CURRENT PRICE STATUS CURRENT VALUE NEW S.L.
    ACAS $2.50 4/8/2009 $2.00 $2.79 Active $1,116 $2.05
    AFFX $3.68 4/8/2009 $3.00 $3.98 Active $1,082 $3.00
    ATPG $5.89 4/8/2009 $5.25 $6.38 Active $1,083 $5.25
    AYR $5.97 4/8/2009 $5.95 $6.94 S.L.d $997  
    BAC $9.55 4/8/2009 $9.30 $9.10 S.L'd $974  
    BRCD $4.65 4/17/2009 $3.90 $5.41 Active $1,163 $4.40
    C $3.04 4/8/2009 $3.25 $3.19 S.L'd $1,069  
    CHK $20.70 4/8/2009 $18.60 $20.80 Active $1,005 $18.60
    DRYS $4.75 4/8/2009 $5.00 $6.80 Active $1,432 $5.50
    ETFC $2.58 4/17/2009 $1.75 $2.48 Active $961 $1.75
    FAS $8.71 4/8/2009 $6.80 $8.41 S.L.'d $781  
    GAP $5.86 4/8/2009 $6.15 $7.47 Active $1,275 $6.15
    GE $11.33 4/8/2009 $10.50 $12.11 Active $1,069 $10.50
    GFIG $3.91 4/8/2009 $3.50 $3.56 S.L'd $895  
    GGP $0.95 4/8/2009 $0.00 $0.00 Zeroed! $0  
    GLBL $5.01 4/8/2009 $4.45 $6.35 Active $1,267 $4.80
    GNW $2.75 4/8/2009 $1.90 $2.15 S.L'd $691  
    HLX $8.57 4/8/2009 $7.30 $8.92 S.L'd $852  
    HUN  $4.12 4/8/2009 $4.00 $4.87 S.L'd $971  
    IBOC $11.53 4/17/2009 $8.75 $11.98 Active $1,039 $8.75
    IO $1.87 4/8/2009 $1.55 $2.38 Active $1,273 $1.55
    JNS $8.18 4/8/2009 $7.30 $9.58 Active $1,171 $7.30
    LCC $3.46 4/8/2009 $3.00 $4.84 Active $1,399 $3.90
    LIZ $4.11 4/8/2009 $3.25 $4.11 Active $1,000 $3.25
    LVS $4.44 4/8/2009 $3.95 $7.42 Active $1,671 $5.35
    MF $5.50 4/8/2009 $4.95 $5.76 Active $1,047 $4.95
    MGM $5.30 4/8/2009 $4.30 $6.08 Active $1,147 $4.30
    MI $7.22 4/8/2009 $5.70 $6.61 S.L'd $789  
    MTG $2.10 4/8/2009 $1.75 $2.42 Active $1,152 $1.80
    NSIT $4.01 4/8/2009 $3.40 $5.55 Active $1,384 $4.20
    PCX $4.50 4/8/2009 $4.00 $5.13 S.L'd $889  
    PEI $5.79 4/8/2009 $4.40 $6.72 Active $1,161 $4.40
    PL $7.10 4/8/2009 $6.90 $7.96 S.L'd $972  
    RRI $4.60 4/8/2009 $4.10 $4.60 Active $1,000 $4.10
    SHO $3.11 4/8/2009 $2.75 $4.59 Active $1,476 $3.00
    SKS $3.54 4/8/2009 $2.30 $4.98 Active $1,407 $3.20
    TTI $4.17 4/8/2009 $4.15 $5.55 Active $1,331 $4.50
    WYN $7.20 4/8/2009 $7.20 $10.11 Active $1,404 $7.20
    XL $7.68 4/8/2009 $7.00 $8.96 S.L.'d $911  
    ZQK $1.35 4/8/2009 $1.10 $1.83 Active $1,356 $1.35
    Total Investment in Slumdogs = $40,000
    Current Value of Slumdog Portfolio = $43,661

    The equities in boldface denote those that we added at the beginning of the week as per my recommendations from the commentary at the end of past week.

    For the coming week here is the recommended Slumdog Portfolio. New additions are noted in boldface. The price used to acquire the new additions is the closing price on April 24, 2009. Also, a new column named Super Select has been added and certain slumdogs carry this special notation. What "Super Select" means is that these slumdogs are Buys not only on daily charts but also on weekly charts!

     

    EQUITY PRICE ACQ DATE LAST WEEK S.L. CURRENT PRICE STATUS CURRENT VALUE NEW S.L. SUPER SELECT
    ACAS $2.50 4/8/2009 $2.00 $2.79 Active $1,116 $2.05  
    AFFX $3.68 4/8/2009 $3.00 $3.98 Active $1,082 $3.00 Yes
    AMKR $3.92 4/24/2009   $3.92 NEW! $1,000 $3.30 Yes
    ATPG $5.89 4/8/2009 $5.25 $6.38 Active $1,083 $5.25  
    BRCD $4.65 4/17/2009 $3.90 $5.41 Active $1,163 $4.40 Yes
    CHK $20.70 4/8/2009 $18.60 $20.80 Active $1,005 $18.60 Yes
    DRYS $4.75 4/8/2009 $5.00 $6.80 Active $1,432 $5.50  
    ETFC $2.58 4/17/2009 $1.75 $2.48 Active $961 $1.75 Yes
    GAP $5.86 4/8/2009 $6.15 $7.47 Active $1,275 $6.15 Yes
    GE $11.33 4/8/2009 $10.50 $12.11 Active $1,069 $10.50  
    GLBL $5.01 4/8/2009 $4.45 $6.35 Active $1,267 $4.80 Yes
    IBOC $11.53 4/17/2009 $8.75 $11.98 Active $1,039 $8.75  
    IO $1.87 4/8/2009 $1.55 $2.38 Active $1,273 $1.55  
    JNS $8.18 4/8/2009 $7.30 $9.58 Active $1,171 $7.30 Yes
    LCC $3.46 4/8/2009 $3.00 $4.84 Active $1,399 $3.90  
    LIZ $4.11 4/8/2009 $3.25 $4.11 Active $1,000 $3.25 Yes
    LVS $4.44 4/8/2009 $3.95 $7.42 Active $1,671 $5.35  
    MF $5.50 4/8/2009 $4.95 $5.76 Active $1,047 $4.95 Yes
    MGM $5.30 4/8/2009 $4.30 $6.08 Active $1,147 $4.30  
    MSPD $1.81 4/24/2009   $1.81 NEW! $1,000 $1.20 Yes
    MTG $2.10 4/8/2009 $1.75 $2.42 Active $1,152 $1.80  
    NSIT $4.01 4/8/2009 $3.40 $5.55 Active $1,384 $4.20  
    PAET $2.87 4/24/2009   $2.87 NEW! $1,000 $1.95 Yes
    PEI $5.79 4/8/2009 $4.40 $6.72 Active $1,161 $4.40 Yes
    RRI $4.60 4/8/2009 $4.10 $4.60 Active $1,000 $4.10  
    S $4.18 4/24/2009   $4.18 NEW! $1,000 $3.60 Yes
    SHO $3.11 4/8/2009 $2.75 $4.59 Active $1,476 $3.00  
    SKS $3.54 4/8/2009 $2.30 $4.98 Active $1,407 $3.20 Yes
    SPIL $6.39 4/24/2009   $6.39 NEW! $1,000 $5.70 Yes
    STSI $5.00 4/24/2009   $5.00 NEW! $1,000 $4.15 Yes
    TTI $4.17 4/8/2009 $4.15 $5.55 Active $1,331 $4.50 Yes
    TQNT $3.94 4/24/2009   $3.94 NEW! $1,000 $3.00 Yes
    WYN $7.20 4/8/2009 $7.20 $10.11 Active $1,404 $7.20 Yes
    ZQK $1.35 4/8/2009 $1.10 $1.83 Active $1,356 $1.35  
    Total Investment in Slumdogs = $47,000
    Value of Slumdog Portfolio April 25, 2009 = $50,661

     

     

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