4 Problem-Child Stocks To Sell Or Short For 2023

Jan. 24, 2023 1:41 PM ETAAL, AMC, APE, BYND, CCL, CVNA, GME, W12 Comments
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  • With monetary policy tightening, unprofitable and weak companies are going to fail.
  • Knowing simple rules of thumb for which stocks to avoid will save you heartache as an investor, as will the ability to read a balance sheet!
  • These four stocks have or are about to have liabilities exceeding assets, and are likely to continue losing money.
  • Put option strategies for investors looking to hedge their portfolios.
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Disclosure: I/we have a beneficial short position in the shares of W, CCL either through stock ownership, options, or other derivatives. I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from Seeking Alpha). I have no business relationship with any company whose stock is mentioned in this article.

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