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Gigi,

Have trading TR, QQQ, MCD for the past 16 years.

Through this trio in your pile.

However only invested in five companies being GMCR, SBUX, MCD, XOM and the QQQ's for my kids Undergraduate and Graduate education. Daughter got her BA, PhD Molecular Cellular Biology and a Masters in BioMedical writing in that pecking order. My son got his BS in Business Administrative Computer Sciences.

GMCR was the best stock I ever owned. July of 1994, bought 30,000 shares of GMCR, June 1992, bought 500 shares of SBUX. Compounded each stock into the next signal purchase.

Traded them as normal until the stock splits came in :

GMCR....Splits: Jan 12, 2001 [2:1], Jul 30, 2007 [3:1], Jun 9, 2009 [3:2], May 18, 2010 [3:1]
SBUX....Splits: Sep 30, 1993 [2:1], Dec 4, 1995 [2:1], Mar 22, 1999 [2:1], Apr 30, 2001 [2:1], Oct 24, 2005 [2:1]

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