I realize that the sustained downward trend in stock prices has many of you concerned. But even in a bear market, it is possible to make money by going long on stocks.
I'll give you an example. On PeopleAndPicks.com, the investment community of Zacks.com, "InvestmentMAGE" has gains in several stocks he bought this week. Check out his portfolio:
More importantly, understand that it's never too late to start rebuilding your portfolio, as Steve Reitmeister explains in this great video:
Wishing you prosperity,
Charles Rotblut, CFA
Senior Market Analyst & Editor
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Today's Top Stories: Friday- February 20, 2009
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- Aggressive Growth - Briggs & Stratton Corp. (BGG) has posted 2 solid quarters in a row, which could signal that shares will be turning the corner. Read More...
Growth & Income - Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (SHEN) delivered double-digit surprises on earnings in both of the last 2 quarters. During the past 4 consecutive quarters, SHEN topped EPS estimates by an average of 8%. Read More...
Momentum - Macrovision Solutions Corp. (MVSN) recently acquired a new company and shed some of its divisions in order to better position itself for future gains. Read More...
Value - Symmetricom, Inc. (SYMM) has surprised on estimates 2 out of the last 4 quarters. SYMM is trading at 12x forward earnings. Read More...
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