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When to sell is a very, very difficult question, I would say more difficult than buy. When in doubt, you can avoid a stock from buying. When you own, avoiding is not an option!!!

Now, Let us see some of the usual suspects (on when to sell advice :))

- unless the business prospects change don't sell; Rarely you see a very clear pivot or deterioration and you have an opportunity to sell without corresponding price deterioration; Example I was able to get out of CTT (lucky) when they closed TTT (a failed investment) with almost at recent high price; How lucky you have to be??? Most of the time, the price precedes business outcomes becoming visible to us; Or in other words, price gets adjusted for current conditions, and making it difficult to sell

- Valuation; On a very high growth name it is somewhat easy and you can see the exuberance in price clearly and you can get out; for REIT's the overvaluation is every so slightly; It requires very nimble approach; For ex: BRX briefly touched $25.8, I had a sell order for $26, and the order didn't go through. REIT's don't get very overvalued, so bit difficult.

I try to see peer valuation, overall cap rates, interest rates to scale in and out of REIT's. I also follow different approach to REIT's compared to other sectors.
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