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Picks in Review - NQ, GNC, MKTG, VHS, KIOR

|Includes:GNC, KiOR, Inc. (KIOR), MKTG, NQ, VHS

Let's look at some of my past picks and see how they performed.

While the broader market fell dramatically since the beginning of August, my picks have performed extremely well.  Below are the results.

On 8/2/11, I suggested going short on NQ and GNC.  NQ closed at 7.75 on Aug 2.  Today it's at 6.47.  It traded as low as 5.97 on 8/8/11.  GNC closed 24.42 on Aug 2.  Today it's at 23.52.  It traded as low as 21.51 on 8/9/11. 

On 8/5/11, I suggested going long on MKTG at 12.70.  Today it's at 15.12.  It traded as high as 15.99 on 8/10/11.

On 8/10/11, I suggested going long on VHS at 12.63 and KIOR at 10.04. VHS trades at 14.54 and as high as 14.71 on 8/15/11.   KIOR trades at 10.94 and as high as 11.80 on 8/11/11.