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2012 January 27 Update


The selection list was generated before the market opening. The portfolio and capital gains summary are current to the market close.


Selection list

This selection list is for the purchase of a stock. The Yahoo Java screener was used to find approximately 250 stocks with Current Price >= $5 and the lowest PEG ratios. Price histories were downloaded from MSN and current trends were calculated:

Company                        Trend                                 Market
-----------------------------  -----  -------------------------------------
JAZZ  Jazz Pharmaceuticals      181   specialty pharmaceuticals         USA
AAPL  Apple Inc                 174   mobile/computing devices       global
AFSI  AmTrust Financial         139   property/casualty insurance       USA
BRFS  Brasil Foods              137   integrated meat packer         global
IACI  IAC/InterActiveCorp       118   internet sites/services           USA
DTV   DIRECTV                   103X  digital television utility   N/S Amer
CAST  ChinaCast Education        95   post-secondary education        China
GTIV  Gentiva Health Services    92   home/hospice health care          USA
DNDN  Dendreon Corp              81   cancer therapeutics               USA
SFUN  SouFun Holdings            78   real estate website             China
TCBI  Texas Capital Bancshares   76   commercial banking                USA
CPX   Complete Production        75   upstream oil/gas services         USA
TGE   TGC Industries             75   oil/gas geophysical services      USA
STX   Seagate Technology         75   hard disk drives               global
SMP   Standard Motor             75   vehicle replacement parts         USA
CONN  Conns Inc                  72   home furnishings stores           USA
SRI   Stoneridge Inc             69   vehicular electronics    NAmer/Europe
CVGI  Commercial Vehicle Group   69   commercial vehicle parts       global
AEA   Advance America            69X  cash advance services          USA/UK
SEH   Spartech Corp              68   intermediate plastics          global

Portfolio

I chose JAZZ, which was at the top of the selection list, for the periodic purchase:

Bull                            Qty         Start               Today      
-----------------------------  -----  -----------------   -----------------
AAPL13C345  Apple Inc call         1  01/27/11    6,566   01/27/12   11,405
AFSI  AmTrust Financial         1000  08/26/11   22,593   01/27/12   25,600
BRFS  Brasil Foods              1000  07/27/11   19,228   01/27/12   20,130
CAST  ChinaCast Education       3000  11/25/11   15,331   01/27/12   19,140
CHL   China Mobile               700  04/19/05   11,323   01/27/12   35,560
IACI  IAC/InterActiveCorp        500  09/27/11   20,788   01/27/12   21,045
JAZZ  Jazz Pharmaceuticals       500  01/27/12   24,010                    
MWE   MarkWest Energy            300  12/15/11   16,044   01/27/12   17,205

Capital gains

04/27  05/27  06/27  07/27  08/26  09/27  10/27  11/25  12/15  01/27   Bull
-----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----
 -640  -1225    -55   3671   -552   2151   -558  -2017     45   3635  AAPLc
                                    -233   3420  -1510   1190    140   AFSI
 2340  -1419    243  -2847  -1757  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----    ALV
                             -248  -1420   3260  -1990    900    400   BRFS
                                                          809   3000   CAST
   30   -600   -510     90  -1052  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----   CATc
               -436    511  -3593  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----    CBS
  560   -728    840   2086    700   -266   -329  -1428   -315   2653    CHL
  616  -2456  -1012   -700  -2781  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----   CTSH
   30  -3249  -2946   2643  -5247  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----    CXO
 4023  -1467  -2118   2028  -3567  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----   DECK
                                                 -5268  -----  -----   DLLR
 3640   1899  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----     HS
        1215   1650  -1985  -3530  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----     HS
-1000    380   -420  -1340  -2486  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----   HTGC
                                           -378   -920    795    760   IACI
                                                                       JAZZ
  859  -1233    156     90  -3734  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----    KRO
                                                                1161    MWE
 1670  -1810    660  -1900  -1372  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----    NNI
                      1014  -5797  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----   OYOG
 -380    620  -3304  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----   RDWR
       -2809   2290   -340  -3432  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----    TRS
-----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----  -----
11748 -10073  -4962   3021 -38448    232   5415 -13133   3424  11749  Total


04/27  05/27  06/27  07/27  08/26  09/27  10/27  11/25  12/15  01/27   Bear
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    0      0      0      0      0      0      0      0      0      0  Total