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Stock Trading Catalysts - Our Top Catalyst Picks outperformed by an Average 10%

|Includes: Acme Packet, Inc. (APKT), AVGO, CELG, DEL, GLAD, HOMB, MDC, OSIS

One of's 12 point stock pick strategy includes selecting stocks with the best catalyst.

Catalysts are events stemming from both inside the organization and from external factors.

In the 3 week performance of our 02/01 pick, 79% of our stock outperformed S&P 500 index. 38% of these stocks gained more than 10%. The Average gain of our top 10 recommendation was 10.6%. During this period, S&P 500 gained 1.83%.

Catalysts related to earnings, valuation, and growth gets higher weight in our final stock pick, and others like splits, moving average cross-over generally gets lesser weight.

Click here to get our latest catalysts pick for Feb 2010.

Below is the past performance of our good catalyst stock pick for our 02/01 pick.

Symbol Company StockJupiter Performance
APKT Acme Packet, Inc. 41%
BRCM Broadcom Corporation 15.2%
CELG Celgene Corporation 5.4%
Del Deltic Timber Corporation 3%
GLAD Gladstone Capital Corporation 23%
HOMB Home BancShares, Inc. 4.3%
MDC M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. 4.8%
OSIS OSI Systems, Inc. 9.3%
PCU Southern Copper Corporation 11.6%

Disclosure: no positions in the above stocks