Week 26 – week ending 04/07/2017

The final results are in and Union College has won the 2017 Adirondack Cup!  Wesleyan University came in second followed by newcomer Stonehill College.  It was a race to the end as the leader board changed during the last week. We look forward to visiting these schools to meet with the students and celebrate their achievement.   A sincere thanks to all...

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Week 25 – week ending 03/31/2017

Temple has surged ahead! Union is now in second place followed by Wesleyan.  Rounding out the top 5 are Stonehill and UAlbany.  Currently half the schools are beating the benchmark’s return of 12.85% and 17 schools have posted positive gains.  The contest concludes Friday, but there is still room for change. Below are the current standings of the Adirondack...

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Week 24 – week ending 3/24/2017

Union has edged back into 1st place!  Temple is not far behind, though, and it will be a race to the finish.  Overall it was a rough week for small caps – in fact, the Russell 2000 posted its worst week since the contest began.  Within the Adirondack Cup, only 3 schools – Wesleyan, Siena and Hofstra – had positive weekly gains. Below are the...

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Week 23 – week ending 3/17/2017

It was a strong week across the board for small caps. With three weeks to go, Temple remains in the lead and Wesleyan has moved back into third place.   Binghamton made the largest advance with a weekly return of 16.50% pushing it up 5 spots due to one of its healthcare picks up 34%. Below are the current standings of the Adirondack Cup.  These returns are...

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Week 22 – week ending 3/10/2017

With 4 weeks remaining, Temple has taken the lead, Union has fallen to second place after 15 weeks in the top spot and St. John Fisher moved into third place.  Currently 12 of the schools are beating the benchmark’s return of 11.01%. Below are the current standings of the Adirondack Cup.  These returns are since inception (October 10, 2016). Current...

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Week 21 – week ending 3/3/2017

What a week for Temple! Its team soared 9 spots this past week to second place, closing in on Union’s lead.  One of Temple’s new positions, a biopharmaceutical company focusing on cancer therapies, nearly doubled on better than expected earnings and promising treatments. While the small cap market was essentially flat for the week, there was a lot of...

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