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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
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    Mar 5, 2013 1:00 PM | about stocks: VOD, AAPL, KKR, OZM, CSX, TWO, MT, TOT, GE, GRMN, WAC, HLF, RSO, XIN, BRK.B, JPM, MMM, MSFT



    SymbolCompany NamePricePrice Chg.Price % Chg.Volume (000)Volume % Chg.
    VODVodafone Group Plc Adr$26.371.004%22,170283%
    AAPLApple Inc$433.1013.053%13,26144%
    KKRK K R & Co Lp$19.000.523%1,87950%
    OZMOch-Ziff Cap Mgmt Cl A$9.500.202%609-9%
    CSXC S X Corp$23.640.492%4,3152%
    TWOTwo Harbors Investment$13.140.272%3,50236%
    MTArcelor Mittal Cl A$14.470.272%5,1535%
    TOTTotal S A Adr$50.850.822%713-4%
    GEGeneral Electric Co$23.650.382%17,415-15%



    GRMNGarmin Ltd$35.16-0.25-1%635-13%
    WACWalter Investment Mgmt$46.36-0.77-2%135-50%
    HLFHerbalife Ltd$40.30-0.76-2%1,979-67%
    RSOResource Capital Corp$6.66-0.20-3%1,533204%
    XINXinyuan Real Estate Ads$4.71-0.33-7%1,820442%
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    By Sarah Mishkin in Taipei

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    Disclosure: I am long VOD, AAPL, KKR, OZM, CSX, TWO, MT, TOT, GE, GRMN, WAC, HLF, RSO, XIN, BRK.B, GE, JPM, MMM, MSFT.

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