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Archive for October, 2009

Picks 10/12 – 10/16

New stock picks this week: Orsus Xelent Technolgies Inc. (ORS) Existing & new holdings:

Posted by MartZee October 16, 2009

DFS sold

I didn’t like how DFS performed and decided to get rid of this stock. I sold it today: 10/16/2009    14:31:26    Sold  6  DFS  @  15.0906

Posted by MartZee October 14, 2009

ORS added to portfolio

Today I added an ORS play to my portfolio. Is this stock going to be another FUQI, RINO or STEC? Today the stock shot up on heavy volume (almost three times the average). I decided to take the risk and add some shares. 10/14/2009    15:18:28   Bought  67  ORS  @  1.0894

STEC sold, DFS added

I do not like how (STEC) is acting, struggling to move higher, so I decided to sell it. Instead I have bought some shares of Discover Financial Services (DFS) 10/08/2009   15:25:50   Sold  3  STEC  @  27.441 10/08/2009   15:26:10   Bought  6  DFS  @  17.0394 However, I still keep STEC in my watch list and buy it back after it becomes clear which direction the stock will go. I Continue reading →

Posted by MartZee October 06, 2009

RINO added to portfolio

Today I have bought RINO shares to my portfolio. However this trade extended my risk exposure over the limit. I will have to add more cash to the portfolio or sell some other stocks. FUQI and STEC do not act as I wish to see and they may be sold out soon. Let’s see what Continue reading →

Posted by MartZee October 05, 2009

Visa bought back

Well, I decided today morning to buy Visa back. So I did. 10/05/2009    10:14:46   Bought  11  V  @  68.4394

Picks 09/28 – 10/02

New stock picks this week: none Existing & new holdings:

Posted by MartZee October 01, 2009

Stocks hit ahead of jobs report

Today stocks got hit hard while awaiting jobs report due tomorrow. I do not like how my stocks are behaving so I decided to tighten my stop loss and I am expecting to be stopped out if the report gets bad. I am planning on selling STEC and Visa (V) and wait for its buy-back Continue reading →