$105,000 In Actual Profits & $25,000 In Real Losses To Learn From

Nov 27, 2011   //   by Timothy Sykes   //   Profitly Weekly  //  Comments Off on $105,000 In Actual Profits & $25,000 In Real Losses To Learn From

Top 10 Losses To Learn From
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1. $6,500 or a 13% loss on Renren Inc (RENN). Should have never held through earnings – good lesson here.

2. $4,000 or a 15% loss on YM BioSciences Inc. (USA) (YMI). Cut loss to raise cash add $ECTE and $VTUS.

3. $3,600 or a 9% loss on Focus Media Holding Limited (ADR) (FMCN).

4. $2,200 or a 25% loss on Focus Media Holding Limited (ADR) (FMCN) Option.

5. $2,200 or a 20% loss on Seven Arts Pictures PLC (SAPX). Playing momentum without knowing earnings schedule cost me yesterday’s win.

6. $1,900 or a 20% loss on 8×8, Inc. (EGHT).

7. $1,900 or a 15% loss on Pacific Ethanol Inc (PEIX).

8. $1,700 or a 8% loss on Netlist, Inc. (NLST).

9. $1,400 or a 8% loss on Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (OPTT).

10. $1,000 or a 35% loss on ARCA biopharma, Inc. (ABIO). Forgot about how many pattern day trades left.

Top 15 Profitable Trades
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1. $19,300 or a 20% gain on Pacific Ethanol Inc (PEIX).

2. $17,400 or a 50% gain on Legend Oil and Gas Ltd (LOGL). Shorted this P&D well but covered a bit too early into a panic after SA article.

3. $13,400 or a 14% gain on RAYSTREAM INC (RAYS).

4. $12,800 or a 13% gain on Linkedin Corporation (LNKD). IPO lockup expiration.

5. $6,800 or a 3.2% gain on Focus Media Holding Limited (ADR) (FMCN).

6. $5,900 or a 3.6% gain on Focus Media Holding Limited (ADR) (FMCN).

7. $4,700 or a 3.2% gain on (AUDCHF).

8. $4,200 or a 70% gain on Broadwind Energy Inc. (BWEN).

9. $4,000 or a 4% gain on Focus Media Holding Limited (ADR) (FMCN).

10. $3,100 or a 3.8% gain on (GBPJPY).

11. $2,800 or a 85% gain on EOG Resources, Inc. (EOG) Option.

12. $2,500 or a 30% gain on Seven Arts Pictures PLC (SAPX). Bought when it broke $.36 for a quick 35% 1-day trade.

13. $2,400 or a 3% gain on Inhibitex, Inc. (INHX).

14. $2,300 or a 3% gain on Focus Media Holding Limited (ADR) (FMCN).

15. $2,200 or a 200% gain on Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Option.