2016 – 2017 Debate Season Review

The Experience Adventurer Jr. did LD debate again this year. He needed to participate in eight tournaments to letter, which was two more than last year and it meant that he could only miss three of the scheduled tournaments. He fulfilled the lettering requirement again and got his letter for the second year. After that a BQD opportunity presented itself, and he competed in State Novice BQD for the first time and placed 8th. He also participated in a BQD … Continue reading >>

Sold GILD and TUP, Bought TEVA

I sold 11 shares of GILD for $66.99 per share in my Traditional IRA (M) account. Proceed $736.87 – Acquisition cost $724.02 = Profit $12.85. I bought 30 shares of TEVA at $30.57 per share in my Traditional IRA (M) account. I sold 40 shares of TUP for $73.86 per share in my Traditional IRA (M) account. Proceed $2,954.34 – Acquisition cost $2,941.9 = Profit $12.44. … Continue reading >>

2017 MathCON Regional and National Competitions

Adventurer Jr. and Adventurer Jr. II took 45 minutes online 45 multiple choice MathCON questions on Feb. 28th, 2017. They scored 296 and 306 out of 320, respectively and ranked 2nd and 7th in Midwest region out of 49,685 contestants nationwide in six regions. They qualified for MathCON Nationals again this year in Chicago. We were going back to Chicago again! The Nationals was scheduled on April 22nd, 2017. We ordered a huge pizza and some wings with coupon from Mr. G’s to … Continue reading >>

Bought NKE; Sold NKE and TEVA

I bought 100 shares of NKE at $55.35 per share in my Traditional IRA (W) account. I sold 100 shares of NKE for $55.5 per share in my Traditional IRA (W) account. Proceed $5,549.88 – Acquisition cost $5,535 = Profit $14.88. I bought 100 shares of NKE at $55.29 per share in my Traditional IRA (M) account. I sold 100 shares of NKE for $55.43 per share in my Traditional IRA (W) account. Proceed $5,542.88 – Acquisition cost $5,529 = … Continue reading >>

Bought NKE, Sold NKE

I bought 100 shares of NKE at $54.5 per share in my Traditional IRA (W) account. I sold 100 shares of NKE for $55.25 per share in my Traditional IRA (W) account. Proceed $5,524.88 – Acquisition cost $5,450 = Profit $74.88. I bought 100 shares of NKE at $55 per share in my Traditional IRA (M) account. I sold 100 shares of NKE for $55.47 per share in my Traditional IRA (M) account. Proceed $5,546.88 – Acquisition cost $5,500 = Profit … Continue reading >>