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StumpGrinder: Performance

April 11, 2013 by


This article documents the performance of an actively managed portfolio, StumpGrinder. The portfolio is traded with real money in a brokerage account. The article is updated about weekly, but at least monthly.

StumpGrinder: Allocations

April 7, 2013 by


Watch this post each month for updated allocations to each of the ETFs, we’ll keep them all in one place.

StumpGrinder: Our ETF Arsenal

April 7, 2013 by


We use an elite group of 12 ETFs in the StumpGrinder portfolio.

StumpGrinder: An Open Source Actively Managed Portfolio of ETFs

April 7, 2013 by


Follow along as we use quantitative algorithms to manage a real live meat-and-potatoes portfolio of 12 ETFs you’d be happy to have your mom in. We will trade this portfolio monthly in a real account and report the trades and performance of the portfolio.

Is (CRM) overpriced?

May 8, 2012 by


A friend shared some interesting information about (CRM). Here’s a summary:

Is Buy and Hold Dead? (probably)

November 30, 2011 by


Today, November 30, 2011, the market was up 4.3%

Two Reasons to Buy Oil

November 11, 2011 by


I’m entering a position in oil. Here’s why:

Trading AAPL In the Wake of Steve Jobs’ Passing

October 5, 2011 by


I am conflicted about this post.  I’m saddened by Jobs’ passing. However, it is always wise to act on predictable trading opportunities…

What the Gold Drop Means

August 25, 2011 by


The price of gold has dropped 4.62% over the last two days. This may be a good sign for the market.

What about Gold?

August 14, 2011 by


it’s a great hedge, but there are risks You’ve probably noticed that gold is hitting new highs.  If you own it, you might be wondering if you should sell it.  If you don’t own it, you might be wondering if you should buy.