With great fanfare in January,
Century Club -- funds that returned 100% or more in 1999. Some 170 did so.
How are they doing now?
In this week's Saturday Screen,
spotlights the year-to-date leaders and laggards among the members of this exclusive club.
Also coming this weekend in Personal Finance Focus:
- Arizona investment advisor and occasional contributor
James Brookes-Avey offers his five-month, 95.7%-return investment in
Siebel Systems (SEBL) as a case study on how to ride a great company's surge and get out before it's too late.
Jim Seymour explains why it's neither lily-livered nor pusillanimous to hedge your stock bets with a straddle-buy.
Tracy Byrnes answers your off-season tax questions in Tax Forum.
Options Forum offers some strategies for recouping your losses on tech stock holdings.
Mark Ingebretsen compares four Web sites that help you buy variable annuities.
And, of course, we'll have columns from
Gary B. Smith
and more. See you Saturday.