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Subject:  Re: Bags? Bagger? Date:  5/10/2013  12:27 PM
Author:  rationalwalk Number:  201614 of 257505

So if I paid $26.28 for that GWR, and it was $13.14 now, it would be a half-bagger, not a -0.5 bagger, right? It would go negative only if I sold short and got squoze out, whereby I could lose more than my initial investment?

Right, that would be trading money for agony, or in your example, losing money accompanied by more agony.
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