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See my portfolios beating the market! I have disclosed my personal stock portfolios in this web site.

Currently open positions are listed below on this page. Performance reports of each portfolio can be found in the “Portfolio Summary” page.  And see my market timing calls in the “Market Timing Calls” page.

Additionally, I will post my picks of the day on this page as often as possible.  These are the stocks that I think are poised to rise in price based on my fundamental and technical analysis.

If you like the information provided here, please tell your friends about this web site too.

All information provided in this web site is absolutely for free. Please use your own discretion when trading your own stocks and annuities. I am not advocating purchase of any particular stock.

Alex


Quick Updates:

6/26/07:
As my market timing is indicating, I have added some short positions. 

6/17/07:
I have picked some exchange traded funds.  Please see my picks of the day below.

5/24/07:
I have posted my picks of the day below.

5/15/07:
I am still fully invested.  No change in market call yet!

4/30/07:
I have listed all my closed trades below.  Please see “Trade History”.

4/23/07:
Rising oil prices pushed the major averages to close slightly lower today.

4/16/07:
Market looks very Bullish at the moment.  I am keeping my fully invested status until my market timing call changes.


FinViz.com Heat Chart for Today:


Picks of the Day:

(For exit strategy, use my market timing calls.  Or, use 15% trailing stop.)
Date Symbols Type Comment
6/26/2007 ALTU, ARNA, VRTX Short Market timing has changed.  Short selections.
6/17/2007 DIG, SLX, EWS Long Funds
5/30/2007 EPRS, CNCN Long Stocks making 52-week price high
5/24/2007 MCZ, NEXM Long Stocks under $5.

Current Positions:

Portfolio 1
Company Symbol Purchase Date Type Quantity Cost / Share Cost Basis Industry
CECO Envirnmtl CECE 3/22/2007 Long 230 $17.32 $3,984.00 Pollution Control (Equip)
Clarient Inc CLRT 4/4/2007 Long 1500 $2.50 $3,755.00 Healthcare (Instruments)
Commerce Enrgy EGR 4/9/2007 Long 1400 $2.98 $4,177.00 Utility (Electric)
Movie Star Inc MSI 3/22/2007 Long 1300 $3.10 $4,035.00 Apparel (Clothing)
Nighthawk Sys NIHK 4/10/2007 Long 8000 $0.21 $1,709.00 Instruments (Control)
Peace Arch Ent PAE 3/23/2007 Long 2800 $1.47 $4,121.00 Media (Radio\TV)
Rio Narcea Gold RNO 4/4/2007 Long 1000 $4.31 $4,305.00 Mining (Gold\Silver)
Sonic Innovtns SNCI 3/23/2007 Long 650 $7.81 $5,075.00 Healthcare (Products)
Synthetech Inc NZYM 3/23/2007 Long 4500 $0.92 $4,133.75 Drug (Biomedical\Genetic)
Theragenics TGX 3/22/2007 Long 800 $4.85 $3,877.00 Healthcare (Products)

Portfolio 2
Company Symbol Purchase Date Type Quantity Cost / Share Cost Basis Industry
Arkona Inc ARKN 3/23/2007 Long 5700 $1.25 $7,132.00 Software (Business)
Barry RG DFZ 3/26/2007 Long 680 $10.24 $6,963.33 Apparel (Shoes)
Cal Dive Int’l DVR 4/10/2007 Long 300 $14.40 $4,321.00 Petroleum (Field Services)
Diomed Hldgs DIO 3/23/2007 Long 4700 $1.05 $4,942.00 Healthcare (Instruments)
GigaMedia Ltd GIGM 3/22/2007 Long 500 $13.96 $6,982.00 Internet (Svc Provider)
Golden StarRsc GSS 3/26/2007 Long 1500 $4.56 $6,847.00 Mining (Gold\Silver)
NexMed Inc NEXM 3/22/2007 Long 5000 $1.41 $7,057.00 Drug (Ethical)
Rubicon Minrls RBY 3/23/2007 Long 3800 $1.33 $5,061.00 Mining (Gold\Silver)
Terra Inds TRA 3/22/2007 Long 370 $18.84 $6,970.40 Chemical (Fertilizers)
U S Home Sys USHS 4/10/2007 Long 400 $14.52 $5,807.00 Retail (Building Products)
Vicon Inds VII 3/22/2007 Long 700 $10.15 $7,105.00 Business Svc (Sec\Safety)
Wits BasinPrMnl WITM 3/23/2007 Long 4700 $1.09 $5,130.00 Mining (Gold\Silver)
Zoom Tech Inc ZOOM 4/10/2007 Long 1800 $1.79 $3,229.00 Computer (Peripheral Eqp)


Trade History:

Portfolio 1
Symbol Type Open Close Initial Price Final Price Shares Initial Cost Final Cost Net
ARNA Short 3/5/2007 3/22/2007 11.88 11.45 250 2965 2867.5 97.5
VRTX Short 3/5/2007 3/22/2007 29.21 28.57 100 2916 2862 54
ONXX Short 3/5/2007 3/22/2007 24.14 27.22 80 1926.2 2182.6 -256.4
SCL Short 3/2/2007 3/22/2007 26.55 27.64 110 2915.5 3045.4 -129.9
ALXN Short 3/2/2007 3/22/2007 37 39.34 80 2955 3152.2 -197.2
VNDA Short 3/2/2007 3/22/2007 23.71 23.82 125 2958.75 2982.5 -23.75
NEXM Long 2/1/2007 3/2/2007 1.04 1.27 3000 3125 3805 680
ADG Short 11/2/2006 11/27/2006 14.91 18.25 120 1784.2 2195 -410.8
BVSN Long 10/19/2006 3/5/2007 0.87 1.88 879 766.3368 1647.52 881.1832
BVSN Long 10/19/2006 3/5/2007 0.87 1.9 1621 1413.233 3079.9 1666.6668
RMTR Long 10/19/2006 11/3/2006 4.51 3.5 300 1355.308 1045 -310.3077
RMTR Long 10/19/2006 3/2/2007 4.51 2.75 350 1581.192 957.5 -623.6923
NGNM Long 10/19/2006 1/29/2007 1.5 1.58 2000 3005 3155 150
CTIB Long 10/17/2006 2/28/2007 4.95 4.73 620 3074 2927.6 -146.4
BRCD Long 10/11/2006 3/2/2007 8.16 9.01 370 3024.2 3328.7 304.5
UVE Long 10/4/2006 3/5/2007 2.45 3.58 1250 3067.5 4470 1402.5
ISIG Long 8/21/2006 11/2/2006 3.15 2.32 500 1577.5 1155 -422.5
ISIG Long 8/21/2006 2/28/2007 3.15 3.22 500 1577.5 1605 27.5
CRWS Long 8/17/2006 2/28/2007 2.8 3.97 1400 3925 5553 1628

Portfolio 2
Symbol Type Open Close Initial Price Final Price Shares Initial Cost Final Cost Net
NRF Long 2/7/2007 3/2/2007 18.13 14.55 200 3633 2903 -730
ISSC Long 1/31/2007 3/5/2007 18.55 19.45 250 4644.5 4855.5 211
THK Long 11/8/2006 2/28/2007 2.97 3.2 1700 5056 5433 377
FCSE Long 11/8/2006 2/6/2007 1.85 1.23 2700 5002 3313.89 -1688.11
CHTR Long 11/8/2006 3/2/2007 2.7 3.01 1400 3787 4207 420
NTRZ Long 11/7/2006 3/5/2007 2.18 3.1 2200 4803 6813 2010
FTGX Long 11/7/2006 3/2/2007 4.65 8.58 850 3959.5 7286 3326.5
CKSW Long 11/6/2006 3/2/2007 3.3 3.35 1250 4132 4180.5 48.5
IBIN Long 11/2/2006 2/28/2007 1.77 1.4 1700 3016 2373 -643
CYRO Long 11/1/2006 1/29/2007 1.26 1.14 3200 4039 3641 -398
BWLRF Long 11/1/2006 3/5/2007 1.41 1.601 2800 3955 4475.8 520.8
WAVX Long 10/31/2006 1/29/2007 3.15 2.54 1000 3157 2493 -664
REMC Long 10/31/2006 3/2/2007 1.88 1.51 2200 4143 3315 -828
TSYS Long 10/30/2006 3/2/2007 3.18 3.56 1500 4777 5333 556
MAG Long 10/30/2006 3/1/2007 4.81 5.11 1000 4817 5103 286
NAPS Long 10/27/2006 2/28/2007 4.85 3.91 1000 4857 3903 -954
LMC Long 10/27/2006 3/2/2007 12.19 10.45 399 4865 4162.55 -702.45
QD Long 10/26/2006 3/5/2007 2.54 3 1980 5036.2 5933 896.8
HRSH Long 10/26/2006 3/2/2007 3.22 2.45 1580 5094.6 3864 -1230.6