Profitly’s 30 Best Trades Of The Week: $160,000 In Profits & $40,000 In Losses To Learn From

Aug 27, 2011   //   by Timothy Sykes   //   Profitly Weekly  //  Comments Off on Profitly’s 30 Best Trades Of The Week: $160,000 In Profits & $40,000 In Losses To Learn From

Top 10 Losses To Learn From
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1. $9,800 or a 18% loss on EPUNK INC (PUNK). Dumb trade got stuck in.

2. $8,200 or a 3.6% loss on Energizer Holdings, Inc. (ENR). Cut losses & reallocted.

3. $6,000 or a 1% loss on Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS). Closed position & went short the mrkt.

4. $4,900 or a 10% loss on Location Based Technologies Inc (LBAS). Short squeeze.

5. $4,600 or a 1000% loss on Google Inc. (GOOG) Option.

6. $4,000 or a 3.7% loss on MetroPCS Communications, Inc. (PCS).

7. $3,200 or a 100% loss on iShares Russell 2000 Index (ETF) (IWM) Option. Took a long shot trade on the options and failed.

8. $3,100 or a 1% loss on iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (VXX).

9. $2,000 or a 7% loss on The Clorox Company (CLX). Hoping for a rebid by Icahn that didn’t come.

10. $1,500 or a 14% loss on Glu Mobile Inc. (GLUU). Had to give up on this one, like the stock but market flush is in control.

Top 20 Profitable Trades
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1. $33,200 or a 25% gain on Location Based Technologies Inc (LBAS). Shorting P&D.

2. $24,000 or a 20% gain on Sodastream International Limited (SODA). Shorting overvalued piece of crap.

3. $20,500 or a 35% gain on Longtop Financial Technologies Ltd (ADR) (LGFTY). Buying on Citron Research “buy alert”

4. $14,500 or a 1.2% gain on ProShares UltraShort S&P500 (ETF) (SDS).

5. $10,300 or a 3.5% gain on iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (VXX).

6. $8,200 or a 3% gain on iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (VXX).

6. $7,500 or a 6% gain on Youku.com Inc (ADR) (YOKU). Shorting big spike on its rival $TUDO IPO.

8. $5,500 or a 0.66% gain on ProShares UltraShort S&P500 (ETF) (SDS).

9. $5,300 or a 40% gain on Longtop Financial Technologies Ltd (ADR) (LGFTY). Playing bounce from the long side. $LFT was halted on 5/16 and resumed trading on pinksheet as $LGFTY on 8/17.

10. $4,500 or a 3.5% gain on Youku.com Inc (ADR) (YOKU). Shorting big spike on its rival $TUDO IPO.

11. $4,400 or a 1.9% gain on iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (VXX).

12. $3,500 or a 65% gain on ValCom Inc (VLCO). Swing long trade.

13. $3,200 or a 1725% gain on Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ) Option. Shorted HPQ after earnings & trading haltd.

14. $2,900 or a 1.5% gain on Direxion Daily Small Cp Bull 3X Shs(ETF) (TNA).

15. $2,600 or a 35% gain on Longtop Financial Technologies Ltd (ADR) (LGFTY). Playing bounce from the long side.

16. $2,600 or a 3% gain on MarketAxess Holdings Inc. (MKTX).

17. $2,200 or a 25% gain on (LCLH) Future.

18. $2,200 or a 13% gain on JBI, Inc. (JBII). Scaled out over several days.

19. $2,000 or a 1% gain on Sodastream International Limited (SODA). Playing bounce from the long side.

20. $1,600 or a 55% gain on EPUNK INC (PUNK). Buying paid-promoted stock.