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Back in 2006 TradingMarkets and Playboy sponsored a stock picking contest. The winner
was Deanna Brooks, Miss May 1998. Her portfolio was up 43% for the year vs the S&P500
up 14%. Courtney Culkin was second, up 33%. Amy Sue Cooper finished third, up 28%. The
group average for 9,734 mutual funds that year was up 13%.

This weeks question: how useful to you are comparisons to an index?

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