Archive for January, 2010

Picks 01/25 – 01/29

Trading Account: New stock picks this week: Stocks bought or added to portfolio this week: none Stocks dropped from portfolio this week: Rackspace Hosting, Inc (RAX) Stryker Corp. (SYK) Existing & new holdings: Contribution this week: $0 Current capital exposure: 0.0%      New positions available to open: 0      Starting account value = $1,996.76 Account value = Continue reading →

Posted by MartZee January 27, 2010

SYK slid -4.56% in the morning and was sold on stop loss

Stryker Corp. (SYK) hit my stop loss order at the opening and has been sold: 01/27/2010    09:35:05    Sold  15  SYK  @  53.3806 The stock continued sliding significantly down. By now I am 100% cash waiting for the market to recover from the correction. I will also work on adjusting my trading rules to avoid loses such as this month. I again Continue reading →

Posted by MartZee January 26, 2010

RAX activated stop loss order

Rackspace Hosting, Inc (RAX) hit my protective stop loss order and has been sold this morning: 01/26/2010    09:32:02    Sold  37  RAX  @  19.9

Posted by MartZee January 22, 2010

CTL triggered a stop loss order and has been sold

As the market continues into correction, another stock sold out hitting the stop loss order. I sold Centurytel, Inc. (CTL) 01/22/2010    15:27:19    Sold  9  CTL  @  34.1401

Posted by MartZee January 22, 2010

Visa sold on stop loss

The market is losing ground and slipping into correction. Visa (V) once again is dragged down with banks even though this company is not a bank. Another deep drop of this stock triggered my stop loss and I sold my shares of this stock. However, I still consider this stock as a high quality equity Continue reading →

TSTC sold on stop loss trigger

Telestone Technologies Corp. (TSTC) triggered stop loss order this morning and has been sold: 01/21/2010    11:33:43    Sold  19  TSTC  @  17.78 Today’s move on the market also counts as another sell off (distribution day) and puts the market under the pressure. That means I am raising cash and waiting for the next move. Will the market slip into correction or is Continue reading →

Picks 01/11 – 01/15

Trading Account: New stock picks this week: Stocks bought or added to portfolio this week: Stryker Corp. (SYK) Stocks dropped from portfolio this week: Medifast Inc. (MED) RINO International Corporation (RINO) Existing & new holdings: Symbol Qty Last Gain($) Gain(%) CTL 9 35.07 -9.18 -2.83 RAX 37 22.12 -9.25 -1.12 SYK 15 56.03 0.75 0.09 Continue reading →

Posted by MartZee January 16, 2010

RINO triggered stop loss

RINO triggered stop loss and has been sold this morning: 01/15/2010    13:11:23    Sold  7  RINO  @  25.2

Posted by MartZee January 15, 2010

SYK added to portfolio

Today I added Stryker Corp (SYK): 01/15/2010    09:30:17    Bought  15  SYK  @  55.98