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Current Stocks in this Portfolio:
SecurityCurrent VFS PredictionCurrent PriceMTD Price ChangeYTD Price ChangeCurrent VFS Rating
Ultra Clean Holdings Inc. (UCTT) 26.6715.50 %15.50 %10
NIKE Inc (NKE)Outperform67.217.45 %7.77 %8
Columbia Banking (COLB) 45.635.04 %5.04 %8
Alphabet (GOOGL)Outperform1,143.508.55 %8.55 %8
Disney (DIS) 110.592.86 %3.65 %7
F5 Networks Inc. (FFIV) 138.765.75 %5.75 %7
Paccar (PCAR) 77.519.05 %10.73 %6
Southern Copper Corporation (SCCO) 50.346.09 %6.09 %6
Starbucks (SBUX) 61.266.67 %6.67 %5
Zillow Inc. (ZG) 42.624.61 %4.61 %5
Equity Residential Common Share (EQR) 60.47-5.17 %-5.17 %5
Portland General Electric Co (POR) 42.40-6.98 %-6.98 %5
Costco (COST) 192.293.32 %3.32 %4 (AMZN) 1,294.5810.70 %10.70 %4
Chatham Lodging T (CLDT) 22.62-0.62 %-0.62 %4
STAG (STAG) 25.41-7.03 %-7.03 %4
8Point3 Energy Partners (CAFD) 15.02-1.25 %-1.25 %4
McCormick & Company (MKC) 99.19-2.67 %-2.67 %4
STORE Capital Corporation Commo (STOR) 24.14-7.30 %-7.30 %4
Omnicell (OMCL) 51.706.60 %6.60 %4
Omega Healthcare (OHI) 26.50-3.78 %-3.78 %3
Rocky Brands Inc. (RCKY) 19.151.32 %1.32 %3
Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA)Underperform350.0212.42 %12.42 %2
Ventas Inc. Common Stock (VTR)Underperform54.47-9.23 %-9.23 %2
Pope Resources - Limited Partne (POPE)Underperform71.001.81 %1.81 %2
Townsquare Media Inc. Class A (TSQ) 7.811.69 %1.69 %2
First Solar Inc. (FSLR) 70.033.72 %3.72 %1
Limoneira Co (LMNR) 21.34-4.73 %-4.73 %1
Realty Income Cor (O)Underperform53.14-6.80 %-6.80 %1
Potash Corporation of Saskatche (POT)Underperform0.08-99.59 %-99.59 %1
IDXX (IDXX) 180.6315.51 %15.51 %1
W.P. Carey Inc (WPC) 64.75-6.02 %-6.02 % 
Citigroup (C) 78.305.23 %5.23 % 
NORSK HYDRO ADR (NHYDY) 7.792.50 %2.50 % 
Industrias Bachoco (IBA) 61.797.84 %7.84 % 
Portfolio Return:  -0.48 %-0.48 % 
S&P 500 Return:5.08 %5.08 %

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SBUX2Earnings Calendar, Week of Jan. 22-26, 2018 (CAT, GE, NFLX) ( 7:30:00 PM
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NKE24 Stocks Move on Premarket Friday ( 8:13:00 AM
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AMZN1Amazon's Blowout Holiday Season ( 10:20:00 AM
GOOGL1Trump and tech have clashed on immigration, but the H-1B issue might bring them together ( 10:09:00 AM
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DIS1Judge overseeing AT&T, Time Warner merger trial hears document dispute ( 1:59:00 PM
TSLA1BMW Setting Up To Outrun Tesla In Autonomous, Electric-Car Field ( 1:58:00 PM
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