It's a trader's market and that means anyone investing these days needs to be quick on the draw in terms of getting in and getting out.
This isn't a game for the faint of heart, but for those with enough intestinal fortitude, there's money to be made. This new feature on TheStreet.com will show you the money by reviewing the previous days top 10 intraday plays (excluding pink sheets).
So without further ado, here are the winning plays for March 17, 2009:
Berkshire Hathaway class A (BRK/A)Intraday High: $82,450 Opening Price: $80,300 Potential Win: $2,150
Berkshire Hathaway class B (BRK/B) Intraday High: $2,705 Opening Price: $2,615 Potential Win: $90
CME Group (CME - Get Report) Intraday High: $224.36 Opening Price: $192.20 Potential Win: $32.16
Wesco Financial (WSC) Intraday High: $267.00 Opening Price: $248.00 Potential Win: $19.00
NVR (NVY) Intraday High: $391.48 Opening Price: $375.00 Potential Win: $16.48
Google (GOOG) Intraday High: $335.34 Opening Price: $320.18 Potential Win: $15.16
White Mountains (WTM - Get Report) Intraday High: $176.72 Opening Price: $163.02 Potential Win: $13.70
Alleghany (Y) Intraday High: $285.00 Opening Price: $272.10 Potential Win: $12.90
National Western Life Insurance (NWLI) Intraday High: $106.70 Opening Price: $96.29 Potential Win: $10.41
Mastercard (MA) Intraday High: $162.47 Opening Price: $153.39 Potential Win: $9.08