Friday Pick’em

Active Pick’em Stocks

Every week, we bring you the stocks that catch our attention. Even though we are often wrong, even a blind squirrel finds a nut sometimes.

Latest Pick’em List

  • Friday Pick’em: 05/07/21
    It’s the first week of May, and it doesn’t look like everyone is selling this time. How did our picks weather the rotation? Read on to find out!

Pick’em Hall of Fame

Some of the nuts we found over the life of the Friday Pick’em lists

TickerInitial PricePeakEnding PricePeak Gain
JKS$44.13$90.20$76.67104.4%
JWN$22.22$42.22$35.8990%
DAR$42.35$79.65$67.9188.08%
NIO$31.39$54.20$46.0772.67%
BLNK$35.90$56.12$47.7056.32%
FTCH$42.50$65.54$55.7154.21%
BE$18.40$28.24$24.0053.5%
Stocks are dropped from our list when a 15% trailing stop loss is activated.
Peak is defined as the highest price seen while the stock was active on our Pick’em list.

Pick’em Wall of Shame

I bet the other guys don’t keep track of these.

TickerInitial PriceBottomTime Active
BIIB$348.00$223.25Less than 1 minute
FCEL$10.58$6.52Less than 1.5 hours
APPN$191.07$126.54Less than 1 hour
Bottom is defined as the lowest price reached in the week after the stock showed up on our Pick’em list.
The time active is how long it took for the 15% trailing stop loss to activate after the stock showed up on our lists.

More Pick’ems

  • Friday Pick’em: 05/07/21
    It’s the first week of May, and it doesn’t look like everyone is selling this time. How did our picks weather the rotation? Read on to find out!
  • Friday Pick’em: 04/30/21
    We’re smack dab in the middle of earnings season once again, and the SPY is continuing to push new highs. Let’s see if we can ride the momentum!
  • Friday Pick’em: 04/23/21
    The markets managed to rebound after Biden announced a plan to change the capital gains tax, and another plan of his killed one of our picks!
  • Friday Pick’em: 04/16/21
    Another good week for the markets overall, but several stocks were not so lucky… Were any of our picks affected?
  • Friday Pick’em: 04/09/21
    Another week has come and gone and two of the three major indexes hit new highs! Read on to see what we’ve picked for next week.
  • Friday Pick’em: 04/02/21
    A short week with plenty of action, from a historic margin call to a mega infrastructure plan. But something else has our attention this week!
  • Friday Pick’em: 03/26/21
    Dan combs through his screeners to bring us this week’s pick, one that has been on a roll all year and looks ready to breakout past it’s all time high!
  • Friday Pick’em: 03/19/21
    It was an up then down week for the NASDAQ as inflation concerns flare up again, and one of our previous picks pulls a Houdini!
  • Friday Pick’em: 03/12/21
    Last week saw the NASDAQ recover from it’s correction, something our picks needed after the beating they took!
  • Friday Pick’em: 03-06-21 (Sunday Edition)
    A couple days late but hopefully not a dollar short, here is are picks for next week. No Tech this time!