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Chicago, IL – February 5, 2018 - Stocks in this week’s article Altice USA, Inc. ATUS, Archrock, Inc. AROC, Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. LYV and First Majestic Silver Corp. AG.

Cast These 4 Stocks Aside or Sell Short for Profit

Successful investing hinges on accurate identification of overblown toxic stocks and the rightly priced ones. However, precisely spotting toxic stocks and discarding them at the right time to make some gains at the end is not a simple task.

Overhyped toxic stocks are generally vulnerable to external shocks and burdened with a huge amount of debt. Also, the price of toxic stocks is unreasonably high. However, the high price of the toxic stocks is only temporary as it is higher than its intrinsic value.

Investors may benefit from the correct identification of toxic stocks with the help of an investing strategy known as short selling. This strategy allows them to sell a stock first and then buy it when the price falls.

While short selling excels in bear markets, it typically loses money in bull markets.

So, picking up toxic stocks and abandoning them at the right time is the key to guard your portfolio from big losses. Profits can be made by short selling them.

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