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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
  • Climbers And Dogs Stocks Beating The Market Over The Last 5 Days (2/23/13) 0 comments
    Feb 25, 2013 5:15 AM | about stocks: RAI, MO, MCD, CELG, AFL, KYN, EXD, BP, FT, WBA

    Indexes Vs. Portfolios 5 Days %Value Change
    DOW 30 Index 0.14%
    S&P 500 Index -0.51%
    Climbers and Dogs -0.86%
    Russell 2000 Index -1.15%
    Composite Portfolio Total -1.58%
    Pretty Girls and Railroads -1.74%
    Widows and Orphans -2.11%

    Reynolds American Inc RAI 1.70%

    Altria Group Inc MO 1.58%

    McDonald's Corp MCD 1.49%

    Celgene Corp CELG 1.18%

    Aflac Inc AFL 1.09%

    Kayne Anderson MLP Investment Company KYN 0.80%

    Eaton Vance Tax-Advantaged Bond and Options Strategies Fund EXD 0.68%
    BP PLC BP 0.65%

    Franklin Universal FT 0.27%

    Walgreen Co WAG 0.26%

    Disclosure: I am long RAI, MO, MCD, CELG, AFL, KYN, EXD, BP, FT, WAG.

    Stocks: RAI, MO, MCD, CELG, AFL, KYN, EXD, BP, FT, WBA
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