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If I really wanted to win at this CAPS game (or just generally rank higher!), I would have studied it a little before jumping in with picks. I see now that I will be saddled forever with a -30 points from a FARO pick where I didn't keep tabs on it and didn't end it soon enough.

Had I realized that I could sell, that the points just accumulate over the history of my CAPS involvement, I would have kept better track.

I am long FARO, but had figured it would be going down for a few weeks before heading back up. I was actually pretty accurate in that prediction. Had I kept track of it and "sold" FARO after a few weeks, I would now be up more than 60 points!!

Now I bear that burden forever, and have to eat away at that negative score with future gains. I guess that's how it is in the real live stock market also, but I would have kept better track!!

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