The Fool Portfolio purchased the equivalent of 310 shares of The Gap (NYSE:GPS) at an average price of $16.28 on April 20, 1995. The graph above reflects GPS's performance in relation to the Fool's purchase point.
We made the thirty-third and thirty-fourth trades in the Fool Portfolio on Tuesday, August 13, 1996, selling The Gap, and buying 3Com Corp. The orders were filled by K. Aufhauser & Co., GPS selling for $35 1/8 per stub, while 3Com was picked up for $46 3/4.
ACTION # STOCK PRICE COMS'N Sell 310 GPS $35 1/8 $27.49 PROCEEDS GAIN(LOSS) $10861.26 $5816.01 Percentage gain on investment: +115.28%