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Contest Stocks--Looking At The Top Gainers And Losers

Here's a look back at the Million Dollar top percent gainers and losers so far this week. As of the close on 3/14, the top trades were:

Champion Enterprises, a homebuilder, up 13.94% if you bought on 3/13 at $8.25 and sold on 3/14 at $9.40.
American Home Mortgage up 13.67% if you bought on 3/13 at $21.36 and sold on 3/14 at $24.28. (betting on the rebound after New Century when AHM fell 12.5%).
Impac Mortgage up 13.03% if you bought on 3/13 at $4.45 and sold on 31/4 at $5.03.
(betting on a bottom after New Century).
Sapient up 10.15% if you bought on 3/13 at $6.01 and sold on 3/14 at $6.62. (earnings and upgrade).
Esco Technologies up 10.12% if you bought on 3/13 at $40.82 and sold on 3/14 at $44.95. (analyst upgrade).

Symbol
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Change
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SAPE
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As of the close on 3/14, the bottom trades were:
Mellanox Technologies down 9.98% if you bought on 3/13 at $17.64 and sold on 3/14 at $15.88. (reported earnings on 3/13)
GTX down 8.32% if you bought on 3/13 at $22.47 and sold at $20.60. (biotech).
Clean Harbors down 7.21% if you bought on 3/13 at $50.90 and sold on 3/14 at $47.23.
(earnings).
99 Cent Stores down 7.04% if you bought on 3/13 at $14.63 and sold on 3/14 at $13.60.
Oilsands Quest down 6.45% if you bought on 3/13 at $3.10 and sold on 3/14 at $2.90.

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Change
%Change
OBQI
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GTXI
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MLNX
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Top Trades after the close on 3/13:
WCI Communities gained 14.92% for the contestants that bought it at 18.97 on 3/12 and sold it yesterday at 21.80. (Carl Icahn has made a tender offer for the company).
Jo-Ann Stores gained 12.37% for the contestants that bought it at $22.88 and sold it at $25.71, #2 in our leaderboard (at the time) Jason Kaplan made this trade.(on earnings positive guidance).
Spirit Finance gained 11.19% for the contestants that bought it at $13.05 and sold it at $14.51. (on news they agreed to be acquired by a consortium led by Macquarie Bank).
J2 Global gained 10.24% for the contestants that bought it at $24.7 and sold it at $27.23. (upgraded by Jeffries from buy to hold and boosted its stock target to $31 from $27).
Cadbury Schweppes gained 8.64% for the contestants that bought it at $42.37 and sold it at $46.03. (on news that Snapple ex-owner has built a 2.98% stake in the company).

Symbol
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Change
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JCOM
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