Check how FDG did after their recent split, granted there was a commodities plummet. Splits are funny money--you have more shares, but they are worth the same. Plus prior to split, your investment tends to drift downwards./ Just one certified bozo's opinion, of course. . . ./ The Huss/ P.S. By the way, I have done quite well with FDG and CROX so far, but don't give me credit for being a savant, just someone who tries to learn from his mistakes./ My first foray, Torre, was STARNET which dropped from my $3,000 play to $183 while I was traveling to Indiana and back to visit my wife's parents during their preciptous decline. The Mounties broke into SN's office and found child pornography. . . .