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Current Stocks in this Portfolio:
SecurityCurrent VFS PredictionCurrent PriceMTD Price ChangeYTD Price ChangeCurrent VFS Rating
Paccar (PCAR)Outperform68.874.29 %8.72 %10
Ultra Clean Holdings Inc. (UCTT) 23.8627.25 %145.98 %10
Costco (COST) 150.44-5.93 %-6.04 %8
Disney (DIS) 107.091.52 %4.25 %8
NIKE Inc (NKE) 59.951.61 %18.30 %6
Starbucks (SBUX) 57.98-0.57 %4.43 %6 (AMZN) 1,025.675.96 %36.78 %6
General Electric (GE) 25.91-4.07 %-17.25 %5
F5 Networks Inc. (FFIV) 126.90-0.13 %-12.31 %5
Alphabet (GOOGL) 993.846.90 %25.41 %5
Flir Systems (FLIR) 38.129.98 %5.33 %4
TripAdvisor (TRIP)Underperform37.54-1.73 %-19.04 %3
Zillow Inc. (ZG)Underperform44.63-6.44 %22.44 %2
Fitbit Inc (FIT) 5.615.65 %-23.36 %2
Rocky Brands Inc. (RCKY) 12.55-6.69 %8.66 %2
Flexsteel Industries Inc. (FLXS) 56.384.20 %-8.25 %2
First Solar Inc. (FSLR) 45.1513.21 %40.70 %1
Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA)Underperform328.40-9.18 %53.68 %1
8Point3 Energy Partners (CAFD) 14.42-1.71 %15.05 %1
Portfolio Return:  2.32 %15.53 % 
S&P 500 Return:2.10 %10.45 %

Puget Investor Blog
3 Questions For Fitbit Investors (7/5/2017)

After a long break from writing for Seeking Alpha, I have gotten back in the groove again and just had another article posted. 3 Questions For Fitbit Investors This article has been brewing in my mind for several months, and I finally had a chance over the long weekend to get my thoughts organized and in […]

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Stock Updates – Nordstrom and Hooker Furniture Dropped (6/14/2017)

I have been doing some portfolio pruning of late, and have decided to drop two stocks from the Puget Investor Portfolio. Nordstrom (JWN) has been a long time holding that I finally decided to drop altogether.  Last year I wrote about my concerns about Nordstrom, and why I unloaded most of my holdings.  The thesis […]

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Apple is becoming the next Microsoft (3/19/2017)

Back in July 2015 I wrote a post about how Apple looks like the next Microsoft.   I think the last year and a half as proved my theory to be on track, and I am seeing more and more articles in agreement. The latest comparison?  In the early 2000’s, Microsoft was the leader in smartphones […]

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The Snap IPO (3/3/2017)

Snap (SNAP), best known for it’s SnapChat app, is the latest tech IPO, the largest since 2014.  I have never used the app, don’t really follow the company,  and for the most part feel like most people that this is way overvalued and may end up with the same painful stock price route of GoPro. […]

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The Twitter Conundrum (2/9/2017)

I am a fan of Twitter the product – I think it provides a unique niche for news and events in a time where more people are getting engaged in social networks.  However, this week I finally threw in the towel and closed out my position just barely breaking even. Why? I am reminded of […]

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