SOURCE: WM Advisors

August 25, 2006 18:32 ET

The WM Group's Northwest 50® Stock Index Closed at 9404.70 for the Week Ending Friday, August 25, 2006, Down -162.99 Points or -1.70 Percent for the Week

SEATTLE, WA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 25, 2006 --


The six industry groups that make up the Northwest 50 Index closed at:

Retail/Wholesale Trade,                  2599.60, down 2.45%;
Technology/Manufacturing/Construction,   3288.02, down 0.97%;
Transportation/Transportation Equipment,  959.27, down 6.66%;
Natural Resources,                        713.92,   up 2.19%;
Finance/Insurance,                       1281.87, down 0.75%;
Utilities,                                562.02, down 0.44%.
Of the 50 stocks in the Index, 17 were up for the week, while 32 declined and 1 was unchanged.

Closing values during the week were:

Monday, Aug. 21:      9,509.02
Tuesday, Aug. 22:     9,514.51
Wednesday, Aug. 23:   9,447.17
Thursday, Aug. 24:    9,443.22
Friday, Aug. 25:      9,404.70
Gainers included:
Coldwater Creek Inc.,         up 1.94         at 26.39
Hecla Mining,                 up 0.32          at 6.11
Expedia Inc.,                 up 0.74         at 15.92
Decliners included:
Horizon Financial Corp.,    down 3.23         at 28.07
Monaco Coach Corp.,         down 1.11         at 10.08
Expeditors Int'l,           down 3.94         at 38.76

Contact Information

  • For further information, call:
    Crystal Wallace
    WM Advisors, Inc.
    (206) 377-5905