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Company: Akamai Technologies
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Industry:Internet information providers

Company Description:  Akamai Technologies, Inc. uses proprietary models to increase the speed of internet applications. Services include improving the speed with which web pages load and media delivery.

Purchase Date:25 Feb 2009 Sale Date:27 Nov 2013
Purchase Price:$18.31 Sale Price:$44.60
  --Split Adjusted:$18.31  --Split Adjusted:$44.60
Shares Purchased:200 Shares Sold:200
  --Split Adjusted:200  --Split Adjusted:200
Transaction Fee:$12.95 Transaction Fee:$7.11
Price Range (6 Months Prior):    Price Range (6 Months After):    
High$23.28 High$0.00
Date28 Aug 2008 Date01 Jan 1996
Low$9.29 Low$0.00
Date20 Nov 2008 Date01 Jan 1996
S&P (Purchase Date):$1,412.46 S&P (Sale Date):$1,807.23

Timing:  We bought near the middle of the six month trading range.
Reason:  One of the few bright spots in consumer spending has been in on-line purchases. Akamai is used by a large fraction of Fortune 500 companies and has the best technology currently available.

Timing:  0
Reason:  We chose to sell based on increased competition in the marketplace as well as a great deal of insider selling that may indicate future struggles.

S&P Gain: 27.95 % Annualized Gain: 5.42%
Stock Gain: 143.58 % Annualized Gain: 21.01%

Net Holding Return ($): $5,237.94
Net Holding Return (%): 142.53 %