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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
  • Composite Portfolio Midday Report (3/1/13) 0 comments
    Mar 1, 2013 12:49 PM | about stocks: XIN, FRO, HLF, ALSK, MGA, EBIX, RAI, AB, VZ, KLAC
    Dow Jones Industrial Average +0.25%
    NASDAQ Composite +0.20%
    S&P 500 +0.19%
    Russell 2000 +0.10%
    Widows and Orphans +0.25%
    Pretty Girls and Railroads +0.16%
    Climbers and Dogs -0.18%
    Cumulative +0.08%


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    Portfolio Movers
    GainersToday's Market Change
    Xinyuan Real Estate Co Ltd
    Frontline Ltd
    Herbalife Ltd
    Alaska Communications Systems Group Inc
    Magna International Inc
    LosersToday's Market Change
    Ebix Inc
    Reynolds American Inc
    AllianceBernstein Holding LP
    Verizon Communications Inc
    KLA-Tencor Corp

    Disclosure: I am long XIN, FRO, HLF, ALSK, MGA, EBIX, RAI, AB, VZ, KLAC.

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