Park92127 slipped a bit during Wednesday's trading session and fell to second place in

TheStreet.com's

"Beat the Street" stockpicking game.

The new leader, with a portfolio valued at $300,039.37, is mikiekunitake. Park92127 is just behind at $295,292.62. Third place belongs to montnatom, with $259,944.83. Continuing to hover near the top is dale111111, in fourth with $255,693.52.

Our top traders were busy bees on the short side, with a majority of their trades

short sales in names that were whipsawed in yesterday's action. Among the names seeing the most, er, love, were

Dendreon

(DNDN)

,

Rim

(RIMM)

,

Genetic Technologies

(GENE) - Get Report

and

Cell Genesys

(CEGE)

.

"Beat the Street" began April 2. Players started with $100,000 of fictional money that they use to buy and sell stocks throughout the trading day. The contest runs for two months, and the winner at the end will receive $100,000 in prize money.

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