July, 2010 Archive

New Positions on Covestor (AMZN, SKF)

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Today let’s look at two bearish additions in the form of a short sale and an ETF. In his Opportunistic Arbitrage model Mark Holder takes advantage of opportunities he sees in the market. This includes investing in sectors that have been beaten down. This week,

Covestor Live Goes Live Again

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Our daily market and manager blog, Covestor Live, has had a face lift and is rapidly building its reputation. The blog, that covers the moves of our model managers, as well as the movements of the markets, news and analysis is now a featured provider

Dynamite Results at Teradyne (TER, INTC, TXN)

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Author: Mark Holder Disclaimer: Mark Holder owns TER in his Covestor Opportunistic Arbitrage Model. July 29, 2010: Teradyne (TER) reported results that were explosive after market hours on July 28, 2010. Earnings of $.69 beat analyst estimates by $.22 or over 40% for the 2nd

New Covestor Position: Mercardo Libre (MELI)

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Author: Michael Arold Disclaimer: Michael Arold owns MELI in his Covestor Technical Swing model. July 29, 2010: Mercardo Libre is an online commerce platform in Latin America. The company is often called the “EBay of Latin America” and has been on my watchlist for a

New Positions on Covestor (EBAY, RFMD)

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Let’s take a look at two positions added by our Covestor model managers this week. One manager looks beyond creative accounting for his model while the other uses a rotational approach to investing in sectors and market indices. We’ve talked about Sean Hannon’s Bottom-Up Analysis

Don’t Lose Money (LPHI, APOL)

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Covestor model manager Lance Langenhoven has an easy to remember goal for investing in his Rule Number 1 model: Don’t lose money. Langenhoven adopted this rule after reading the Phil Town book “Rule #1”. As you might have guessed already, that first rule is not