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  • Ashraf Eassa
    I sold out of $STX way, way too early. D'oh!
    1/24/13
    Reply (12)
    • Sal Marvasti: paying for a course or software that does TA for you can help here. I wrote some of my own scripts using C# and Java server
      1/24/13
    • Ashraf Eassa: TA? I sold out of it and then the company pre-announced a great quarter. Totally fundamental move :P
      1/24/13
    • joe kelly: You're never wrong to take a profit. If you can't pick the top or bottom none of us can Ashraf. Curious if you're in something else or
      1/24/13
    • joe kelly: waiting for a reentry point for STX.
      1/24/13
    • Ashraf Eassa: Right now, I'm actually holding a lot of cash for opportunistic trading. Long term conviction bets are NVDA, INTC, QLGC, MSFT, and SIMO.
      1/24/13
    • Daniel Caycedo: Holding STX through earnings
      1/24/13
    • Daniel Caycedo: Maybe put some cash in Feb or March LF calls
      1/24/13
    • SA Editor Samir Patel: I actually just sold off the last of mine. I really like the company and I think the stock could be worth $50+, but what I'm not sure is
      1/24/13
    • SA Editor Samir Patel: that the market agrees with me on that one. I've gained over 50% in half a year anyway, and I already have heavy exposure via other stocks
      1/24/13
    • SA Editor Samir Patel: nonetheless, the STX shareholder remuneration policy is awesome and I'll keep an eye on it later in the year if it drops some.
      1/24/13
    • Closet Iguana: I've done that way too many times to count.
      1/24/13
    • Micah: $STX is up over 20% YTD and still yields north of 4%. Add to this their monster buyback and I am not going anywhere!
      1/25/13