Six months completed and the account looks healthier overall but still some way from the quoted average annual return.

Date: Symbol: Number of shares: Buy price: Sell price: profit/loss: bank: Percentage rise/fall in bank

Thu 07-Nov: LYB: 10 shares: $756.60: $753.29: $-3.31: $7242.78: 3.47%
Thu 07-Nov: NDAQ: 20 shares: $710.20: $712.19: $1.99: $7244.77: 3.50%
Fri 08-Nov: EW: 10 shares: $663.90: $635.49: $-28.41: $7216.36: 3.09%
Mon 11-Nov: NBL: 10 shares: $762.30: $754.49: $-7.81: $7208.55: 2.98%
Mon 11-Nov: TWX: 11 shares: $720.18: $739.84: $19.66: $7228.21: 3.26%
Tue 12-Nov: AMZN: 2 shares: $701.62: $704.97: $3.35: $7231.56: 3.31%
Tue 12-Nov: QEP: 23 shares: $746.66: $754.08: $7.42: $7238.98: 3.41%
Tue 12-Nov: SNDK: 11 shares: $749.55: $753.26: $3.71: $7242.69: 3.47%
Tue 12-Nov: WYNN: 5 shares: $819.55: $823.09: $3.54: $7246.23: 3.52%
Thu 14-Nov: DVN: 12 shares: $722.32: $725.35: $3.03: $7249.26: 3.56%
Thu 14-Nov: VRTX: 11 shares: $672.22: $676.59: $4.37: $7253.63: 3.62%
Fri 15-Nov: PSA: 4 shares: $640.56: $649.71: $9.15: $7262.78: 3.75%
Mon 18-Nov: COST: 6 shares: $743.44: $746.95: $3.51: $7266.29: 3.80%
Mon 18-Nov: DRI: 14 shares: $738.24: $748.27: $10.03: $7276.32: 3.95%
Mon 18-Nov: FCX: 20 shares: $727.80: $738.99: $11.19: $7287.51: 4.11%
Mon 18-Nov: NEE: 8 shares: $701.00: $710.75: $9.75: $7297.26: 4.25%
Mon 18-Nov: SE: 21 shares: $717.52: $721.60: $4.08: $7301.34: 4.30%
Thu 21-Nov: WPX: 39 shares: $729.52: $709.57: $-19.95: $7281.39: 4.02%
Fri 22-Nov: CCL: 20 shares: $723.20: $714.19: $-9.01: $7272.38: 3.89%
Fri 22-Nov: MSFT: 20 shares: $742.40: $749.19: $6.79: $7279.17: 3.99%
Mon 25-Nov: FLR: 9 shares: $703.00: $710.26: $7.26: $7286.43: 4.09%
Wed 27-Nov: NLSN: 18 shares: $756.46: $762.01: $5.55: $7291.98: 4.17%
Wed 27-Nov: WFM: 13 shares: $726.92: $734.79: $7.87: $7299.85: 4.28%
Fri 29-Nov: X: 29 shares: $716.77: $731.23: $14.46: $7314.31: 4.49%
Mon 02-Dec: FTR: 153 shares: $715.51: $715.03: $-.48: $7313.83: 4.48%
Mon 02-Dec: PDCO: 18 shares: $752.14: $745.27: $-6.87: $7306.96: 4.39%
Mon 02-Dec: RIG: 14 shares: $730.26: $702.63: $-27.63: $7279.33: 3.99%
Mon 02-Dec: XOM: 8 shares: $748.84: $745.39: $-3.45: $7275.88: 3.94%
Thu 05-Dec: CLF: 29 shares: $726.29: $728.63: $2.34: $7278.22: 3.97%
Thu 05-Dec: FSLR: 12 shares: $718.72: $729.91: $11.19: $7289.41: 4.13%