MLR - Managing winning vs losing positions in your portfolio

Published : January 5 2011 at 12:23 ET

Update: As we noted to members, PCLN had a pocket pivot two days ago. It is now breaking out of its flat base on appreciable volume.

Most of the other pockets we have mentioned in recent reports are trading higher and thus out of buying range such as ARMH, APKT, LEA, VMW, MIPS, SMSI, and CAVM. Out of regard and respect to our members, we will not mention the stocks that are still in buying range.

It is best now to sit with the profit cushion and ride the trend. Remember, it's a numbers game so even in the best markets, top investors such as Bill O'Neil had 50% success rates at best. Thus, maintaining or adding to winning positions and cutting losing positions are both critical. Our ongoing reports sent out in real-time teach both aspects of managing one's positions, and our growing FAQ section which is available to both members and non-members can be searched by keywords such as 'pyramiding' or 'sell stops' for further study.

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