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Subject:  Re: Can we call it quits on FSLY v. NET? Date:  11/7/2020  5:52 PM
Author:  epnh Number:  73297 of 78040

>> I sold short 80% of my FSLY position ... I have not added to
>> FSLY recently but that is because it is still my #1 holding.

Good evening, Mike.

I won't have time to read through your post until later tonight, but wanted to ask a question just out of curiosity... why short FSLY rather than sell some of what you have? You'll cover your short eventually if you haven't already, but you could just as easily buy it back at the point where you'd normally buy to cover.

I realize the effect is about the same but just wondering if there is some aspect of shorting a stock you own, that I don't see, that is beneficial over just selling some of your shares.

Eric [still learning about this stuff...]
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