Boring Portfolio The Shaw Group Inc.

(NASDAQ: SHAW)
11100 Mead Road; P.O. Box 40187
Baton Rouge, LA 70835
Phone: 504-296-1140
Fax: 504-296-1199

The Boring Portfolio purchased 300 shares of The Shaw Group (NASDAQ: SHAW) at an average price of $18.84 on April 16, 1996. The graph above reflects SHAW's performance in relation to Boring's purchase point.

News:

09/27/96 - Sell Report - Selling Remaining 100 Shares
08/02/96 - Sell Report - Selling 200 of 300 Shares
04/11/96 - Buy Report

Sell Numbers

09/27/96
The eighteenth Boring trade was made on September 27, 1996, when the Borefolio sold its remaining 100 shares of THE SHAW GROUP (Nasdaq: SHAW). The shares fetched $36 1/4 at the market.

ACTION  #   STOCK  PRICE    COMS'N  COST     GAIN
Sold   100  SHAW   $36 1/4  $27.49 $1884.16 $1713.35

08/02/96
The sixteenth Boring trade was made on August 2, 1996, when the Borefolio sold 200 of its 300 shares of THE SHAW GROUP (Nasdaq: SHAW). The shares fetched $28 1/2 at the market.

ACTION  #   STOCK  PRICE    COMS'N  COST     GAIN
Sold   200  SHAW   $28 1/2  $27.49 $3768.33 $1904.18

Buy Numbers

The fifteenth Boring trade was made on July 23, 1996, when the Borefolio added 100 S&P Depository Receipts (AMEX: SPY) at a cost of $63 7/8 a stub. These SPiDeRs are traded as individual shares of a trust designed to mimic the activity of the S&P 500. To read the buy report, click on the S&P Depository Rcpts listing in the Boring Portfolio page.

ACTION  #   STOCK  PRICE    COMS'N  COST    
Bought 100  SPY    $63 7/8  $27.49  $6414.99