Financial Tides portfolio additions:
VMSLO is a model portfolio I have on Marketocracy. These are stocks that trade under 100K per day, have hit new highs in at least 50% of the last 20 trading sessions and have positive price action today and the last 5 days. BarChart is used as my screener and these stock have a buy signal of at least 80% on BarChart.
- CATM -- Cardtronics
- MSPD -- Mindspeed Technologies
- NTRI -- NutriSystems
- KVU -- Structured Products Trust
- ACV -- Alberto-Culver
- MGLN -- Magellan Health Service
This fund is a continuation of the fund I used to win the Strategy Lab Open sponsored by Investor Place Media and MSN Money Central.
Recently the 12 month return on this fund was 47.65%vs, the S&P 500's return of 28.43%; it beat the index by 19.22% . Since the fund's inception on 1/3/2008 the fund has returned 59.26% vs. the S&P 500 negative 17.11%; beating the index by 76.37%
The public page of this fund on Marketocracy is VMSLO.
Jim Van Meerten is an investor who writes on financial matters here and on Financial Tides. Please leave a comment below or email FinancialTides@gmail.com
Disclosure: I hold no position in any of these stocks at the time of publication