For the next two years, I watched the price fluctuate between $17 and about $12. I eventually got so tired of watching that deadbeat that the first time I got a little pop (to around $18), I sold the entire position. Well, the stock has been trading around $485 per share recently, so you do the math. AThe first letter in the alphabet is a, so that’s where we’ll begin. There are two variations of the letter a in shorthand.…