While I am traveling, I wanted to CHERRY PICK a few charts from my day job: Fusion IQ:
Not all buy and sell signals are going to give you returns like this; however they will give you an added “head’s up” that something underlying in the name has changed. And there is a stop if the name goes to a neutral.
These signals, used with FUSION IQ’s rankings, can add serious alpha to your portfolio.
70+ add and rising, add to longs…
40- and falling, sell or avoid…
Individuals can subscribe at the Fusion IQ site; Institutions looking for more information should contact Peter Greene at pgreene-at-fusioninvest-dot-com
David Weidner’s new column (out tomorrow) proposes outlawing the sale of any stocks for a loss.
Cox: But I was getting a pedicure the other day and I thought, ‘Why not just short selling?’ What about ALL selling?’ Why not make a rule that prohibits selling a stock for a price lower than the last trade. We’d stop losses altogether. Everyone would make a profit. Unlike some of these other measures you’ve heard today, it wouldn’t cost taxpayers a penny. So, what do you think of the Cox No-Loss Sale rule?
The no-loss sell rule
What if we tried a new strategy in the next six months?
MarketWatch, 12:01 a.m. EDT July 31, 2008