Should you sell a loser? When should you sell a winner?
These are probably the two hardest questions to answer for any investor. When you make money, you think you can make more. When you lose money, you tell yourself it’s only a paper loss and the stock will go back up. Your brain has to fight with strong emotions and often loses track of the real reason behind selling a stock.
A few weeks ago, I wrote an article asking you what your #1 investing struggles was. I asked the same question of my newsletter readers and there were hundreds that replied the same thing. When do you sell a stock?