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  • BK0324
    would you sell your MRK today for an $800 profit or hold on for more .... about 6% profit
    12/22/11
    Reply (9)
    • humahuaca: I'd sell, but I'm pretty conservative. I also think we'll get lots of small dips and rallies, so you'll get chances to buy back
      12/22/11
    • BK0324: good point! just read they got approval for new HIV drug, was wondering what all the hoopla was ... THANKS!!
      12/22/11
    • humahuaca: well of course it depends if you are just short term trading, as I am right now. Could be a great long term hold of course. But I think this
      12/22/11
    • humahuaca: market is much better to trade in and out, nothing long term, far too many obstacles, and besides, trading is fun : )
      12/22/11
    • BK0324: I love trading ... still haven't pulled the lever, but ready to jump any minute. Gained another $100 while waiting - "must not get greedy"
      12/22/11
    • humahuaca: I am always, always too early to get in and to get out. But, it seems to work out ok. Maybe one day I will get the timing right.
      12/22/11
    • mitrado: I've sold it at 36.5 Why? Since March, I had 2 chances of selling near 37... I've decided to wait... and then I had to wait 5 more months!
      12/22/11
    • mitrado: I guess I didn't want to take that risk a 3rd time.
      12/22/11
    • FortSumter: Out today at $37.50. Just based on technicals there will soon be another entry point.
      12/22/11