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Rule Breaker Foolish Four Transaction Stats

On February 23, 1999, the Rule Breaker made its annual Foolish Four switch, selling the previous Fool Four stocks that are no longer on the list, and buying the new qualifiers. The Port sold AT&T (NYSE: T), Exxon (NYSE: XON), International Paper (NYSE: IP), and Lucent Technologies (NYSE: LU). It bought Caterpillar (NYSE: CAT), Chevron (NYSE: CHV), Goodyear Tire (NYSE: GT), and some additional DuPont (NYSE: DD) in order to balance the holding. The trade stats follow. Fool on!

                                Tot. Dollar Amt.
Action  Ticker  Price   Shares  (incl.$8 commission)
Sold    XON     $68.50  200     $13,692.00
Sold    IP       43.13  270      11,635.75
Sold    LU      108.18   84       9,079.75
Sold    T        86.56  130      11,245.12
Bought  CHV     $79.13  180     $14,250.50
Bought  CAT      46.94  300      14,089.25
Bought  DD       53.97   45       2,435.18 (bought to balance)
Bought  GT       48.69  290      14,127.37

Part of the second annual Fool Portfolio Dow Switch on 8/12/96, 130 shares of AT&T were purchased at an average price of $54.96. For full details, please refer to the AT&T buy report.

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