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Subject:  When to sell a "story stock" Date:  1/4/2004  6:31 PM
Author:  coveman100 Number:  212677 of 285815

I own 2 stocks that I consider to be "story stocks". That is stocks that are on the cutting edge of a particular technology which, if sucessful, could propell the stock up tenfold plus. My problem is that with a stock like this, how does one decide when the momentus rise(10x plus)is nearing an end. By way of example, AOL could have been bought mfor less than $1 at one time, and then rose to $80+. While I don't expect to sell at the high, I'd rather not sell at $5 only to watch it rise to $25!!!! Any advice?
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