We had a good week. Today we hit the exact six-month mark since the portfolio inception date of October 26, 2012.
Our original $100,000 has grown to $116,016. That represents a 16.0% total return (+ 32.1% annualized). The overall climate in the stock market has been positive. Our benchmark, the S&P 500, is up 13.3% (+ 26.7%) including dividends over that same half year.
We did not buy or sell any stocks during the week ended April 26. Our cash reserve stands at $7,784 or 6.7% of the current portfolio value. View the details of the Market Shadows Virtual Value Portfolio by clicking here.