SOURCE: WM Advisors

August 04, 2006 18:00 ET

The WM Group's Northwest 50® Stock Index Closed at 9440.66 for the Week Ending Friday, August 4, 2006, Down -49.46 Points or -0.52 Percent for the Week

SEATTLE, WA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 4, 2006 --


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

Retail/Wholesale Trade,                             2585.32, down 1.94%;
Technology/Manufacturing/Construction,              3208.33, up 0.76%;
Transportation/Transportation Equipment,            1065.32, down 4.27%;
Natural Resources,                                  708.11, up 0.70%;
Finance/Insurance,                                  1309.06, up 0.85%;
Utilities,                                          564.52, up 1.64%.
Of the 50 stocks in the Index, 26 were up for the week, while 24 declined.

Closing values during the week were:

     Monday, Jul. 31:     9,454.29
     Tuesday, Aug. 1:     9,331.34
     Wednesday, Aug. 2:   9,372.64
     Thursday, Aug. 3:    9,449.26
     Friday, Aug. 4:      9,440.66
Gainers included:
        Coeur d'Alene Mines,                     up 0.68         at 5.42
        Qwest Communications,                    up 0.84         at 8.72
        Hecla Mining,                            up 0.51         at 5.86
Decliners included:
        Expeditors Int'l,                      down 4.77         at 41.30
        Starbucks,                             down 3.42         at 30.61
        TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc.,          down 0.36         at 4.34

Contact Information

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    Crystal Wallace
    WM Advisors, Inc.
    (206) 377-5905