Where can I learn the difference between using the CAPS and Watchlists? I just listed my first CAPS and wanted to also enter some ticker symbols in the watchlist. I'm not ready to choose outperform or underperform on the watchlist companies because I haven't had a chance to research them. But the watchlist asks you for over/underperform and time frame just like the CAPS does. So what's the difference between these two? Do you get graded on the CAPS but not the watchlists? Thanks for any help here.
Hey SeaShell. I just added a company to the My Favorites list and while it asked me if I own the company or not (Watch List), it did not ask me about under/over performing. It's been a while since I've played with CAPS, so I may not be following what you are doing. But whether you own or are watching a company, if you add it to your CAPS page, you are essentially adding your rating, which may be why you are receiving the prompt. But the My Favorites list is completely independent of CAPS.FuskieWho notes there are a couple of CAPS boards where you might get more discussion of the game...https://boards.fool.com/caps-10129.aspx-----Ticker Guide: The Walt Disney Company (DIS), Intuit (INTU), Live Nation (LYV), CME Group (CME), MongoDB (MDB), Trip Advisor (TRIP), Vivendi SA (VIVHY), Mimecast (MIME), Hain Celestial (HAIN), Royce Micro Capital Trust (RMT)Disclaimer: This post is non-professional and should not be construed as direct, individual or accurate adviceDisassociation: The views and statements of this post are Fuskie's and are not intended to represent those of The Motley Fool or any other sane bodyDisclosure: May own shares of some, many or all of the companies mentioned in this post (tinyurl.com/FuskieDisclosure)Fool Code of Conduct: https://www.fool.com/legal/the-motley-fools-rules.aspx#Condu...Invitation: You are invited to interactively watch Motley Fool Live online television: https://livechat.fool.comCall to Action: If you like this or any other post, Rec it. Better yet, reply to it. Even better, start your own thread. This is YOUR TMF Community!
thank you Fuskie, I will review that. I need to find out what the differences are between My Favorites, Watch List and CAPS. I appreciate your response.
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