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  • lrking1 lrking1 Jun 20, 2013 7:36 PM Flag

    the olds nwsa vs. the new

    when issued shares. can someone opine on which is the better way to go prior to the spinoff? shouldn't they track equally? sorry for the newbie ?

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    • for myself, when I'm issued shares, I will keep them both for at least 6 months. I think Cramer did a recent show on spinoffs that showed the returns on holding both the spinoff and the parent was quite profitable. If you sell one or the other, you are taking a guess which one will do better. I'll just treat it as one stock. The thinking is though the paper side of the business is the laggard but who knows?

 
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