SOURCE: WM Advisors

December 15, 2006 17:55 ET

The WM Group's Northwest 50® Stock Index Closed at 10818.15 for the Week Ending Friday, December 15, 2006, Up 103.16 Points or 0.96 Percent for the Week

SEATTLE, WA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 15, 2006 -- The six industry groups that make up the Northwest 50 Index closed at:

Retail/Wholesale Trade,   3207.81, up 1.12%;
Technology/Manufacturing/Construction,   3573.12, up 0.11%;
Transportation/Transportation Equipment,   1318.10, up 0.07%;
Natural Resources,   828.52, up 3.48%;
Finance/Insurance,   1323.61, up 1.97%;
Utilities,   566.99, up 1.66%.

Of the 50 stocks in the Index, 30 were up for the week, while 19 declined
and 1 was unchanged.

Closing values during the week were:

        Monday, Dec. 11:   10,719.00
        Tuesday, Dec. 12:   10,660.72
        Wednesday, Dec. 13:   10,669.62
        Thursday, Dec. 14:   10,795.41
        Friday, Dec. 15:   10,818.15

Gainers included:
        Weyerhaeuser,                           up 5.25         at 71.93
        Alaska Air Group,                       up 2.24         at 40.64
        US Bancorp,                             up 1.83         at 35.79

Decliners included:
        Tektronix,                              down 3.19       at 27.63
        Micron Technology, Inc.,                down 0.94       at 13.70
        TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc.,           down 0.27       at 4.64

Contact Information

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