Don't like American Airlines. But caught them at $3/share so I gambled $30k and bought 10k shares. When they split 10 to 1, I'm down 1k shares and I still kept them. As of today, AA shares are at close $50 & haven't sold one share yet. Not too bad with with $50k now from initial $3k gamble.
If you want to avoid industries for ethical reasons, there are "ethical funds" that will invest while avoiding an industry or a set of them, so you can avoid oil stocks or alcohol makers or cigarette companies etc if you disapprove of them.
kirbydog said: My money is safe in a coffee can buried at an undisclosed location. (shakes can, hears comforting jingling sound) Right next to the sandwich you left on the kitchen counter this morning.
Kandykornhead said: kirbydog said: My money is safe in a coffee can buried at an undisclosed location. (shakes can, hears comforting jingling sound) Right next to the sandwich you left on the kitchen counter this morning. Once again the conservative sandwich-heavy portfolio pays off for the hungry investor.
kirbydog said: My money is safe in a coffee can buried at an undisclosed location. (shakes can, hears comforting jingling sound) Coffee cans can be found with metal detectors. Use dog houses and grease pits, as this lawyer did
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