I'm sure there are many of us here playing in CNBC's Million Dollar Portfolio Challenge. I wanted to capture a few observations from the first day and plan on using the blog as a journal. [more]
Another new high
In Southern’s stock price today
The power is on.
Add 'em if you've got 'em.
Disclosure: Long SO
I usually think 'large-cap' when looking for stable, dividend paying stocks. To get a little outside the box, I tried screening for mid-cap income stocks with lower than market volatility, good yield, reasonable valuation, 4 or 5-star CAPS ratings and earnings growth over past few years. The screen turned up a total of 15 names, including seven profiled in the article. [more]