|Day Low/High||13.55 / 14.09|
|52 Wk Low/High||6.50 / 16.69|
We used market volatility to add a new position this week and add take profits in another holding.
We used market volatility this week to close one position and add to two others.
It was a busy time of earnings reports for the model portfolio, as the market rose for the sixth straight week.
Second Quarter profit growth substantial, led by acquisition synergy cost savings
Ballantyne Strong, Builders FirstSource, Kratos Defense & Security and Therapeutics MD are on tap for after-hours releases.
Trade-Ideas LLC identified Builders FirstSource (BLDR) as a pre-market mover with heavy volume candidate
Trade-Ideas LLC identified Builders FirstSource (BLDR) as a strong on high relative volume candidate
Builders FirstSource, CalAtlantic and McDermott are scheduled to report after today's close.
Several names in the model portfolio experienced increased volatility, despite U.S. stocks posting just fractional losses this week and holding near record highs.
We made just one trade for the model portfolio this week as the market ended with a fractional loss.
We made several moves this week as stocks bounced back and the quarter ended in the green for the portfolio.
We'll use some of our gains in Builders FirstSource to load up on shares of Unilife.
We used the broader market decline this week to add to one position.
We used the selloff earlier in the week to make several moves in the portfolio.
We will raise some cash for the model portfolio in today's up market.