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Over 10 years of investing experience, I use dividend reinvestment to accumulate stocks. I view myself as a Long-Long investor, very rarely (if ever) making short term trades. My three model portfolios--Widows and Orphans, Climbers and Dogs, and Pretty Girls and Railroads, are basically each 1/3... More
  • Pretty Girls And Railroads Stocks Beating The Market Year To Date (2/23/13) 0 comments
    Feb 25, 2013 5:16 AM | about stocks: WAB, VHI, UNP, SRE, PCLN, PCL, PSX, PM, MSC, LAD, KMI, JNJ, HON, GWR, DUK, CP, COG, BPT, AB, ABBV

    Indexes Vs. PortfoliosY/T/D % Value Change
    Widows and Orphans8.06%
    Composite Portfolio Total6.28%
    Pretty Girls and Railroads5.49%
    Climbers and Dogs5.25%
    Russell 2000 Index4.89%
    DOW 30 Index4.38%
    S&P 500 Index3.64%

    Alliancebernstein Holding LPAB30.68%

    Valhi IncVHI27.04%

    Phillips 66PSX21.14%

    Cabot Oil & Gas CorpCOG20.55%

    BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty TrustBPT19.51%

    Norfolk Southern CorpNSC18.85%

    Canadian Pacific Railway LtdCP16.42%

    Genesee & Wyoming IncGWR14.35%

    AbbVie IncABBV13.76%

    Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies CorpWAB11.73%

    Philip Morris International IncPM11.69%

    Lithia Motors IncLAD10.98%

    Honeywell International IncHON10.72%

    Priceline.com IncPCLN10.37%

    Duke Energy CorpDUK10.01%

    Johnson & JohnsonJNJ9.62%

    Plum Creek Timber Company IncPCL9.53%

    Sempra EnergySRE8.25%

    Union Pacific CorpUNP8.19%

    Kinder Morgan IncKMI

    8.17%

    Disclosure: I am long WAB, VHI, UNP, SRE, PCLN, PCL, PSX, PM, MSC, LAD, KMI, JNJ, HON, GWR, DUK, CP, COG, BPT, AB, ABBV.

    Stocks: WAB, VHI, UNP, SRE, PCLN, PCL, PSX, PM, MSC, LAD, KMI, JNJ, HON, GWR, DUK, CP, COG, BPT, AB, ABBV
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