SOURCE: WM Advisors

October 06, 2006 17:43 ET

The WM Group's Northwest 50® Stock Index Closed at 10052.84 for the Week Ending Friday, October 6, 2006, Up 181.45 Points or 1.84 Percent for the Week

SEATTLE, WA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 6, 2006 -- The six industry groups that make up the Northwest 50 Index closed at:

Retail/Wholesale Trade,                    2912.62, up 3.24%;
Technology/Manufacturing/Construction,     3429.30, up 1.06%;
Transportation/Transportation Equipment,   1097.69, up 3.91%;
Natural Resources,                         696.66,  down 0.44%;
Finance/Insurance,                         1340.83, up 0.99%;
Utilities,                                 575.74,  up 0.50%.
Of the 50 stocks in the Index, 31 were up for the week, while 17 declined and 2 were unchanged.

Closing values during the week were:

  Monday, Oct. 2:      9,804.14
  Tuesday, Oct. 3:     9,858.48
  Wednesday, Oct. 4:   10,063.87
  Thursday, Oct. 5:    10,146.59
  Friday, Oct. 6:      10,052.84
Gainers included:
  Starbucks,                up 4.36   at 38.41
  InfoSpace Inc.,           up 2.12   at 20.56
  RealNetworks Inc.,        up 0.73   at 11.34
Decliners included:
  Micron Technology, Inc.,   down 2.26   at 15.14
  Hecla Mining,              down 0.55   at 5.19
  Pope & Talbot,             down 0.44   at 5.31

Contact Information

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