Re: Geron as an investment [Was: Re: Telomerase and cancer ]

Lee March (
Wed, 08 Dec 1999 21:10:02 -0600

Harvey Newstrom wrote:

> Max is exactly right. You don't want to buy a stock after good news. You
> want to buy it before good news, and then sell it after everyone else has
> bought in.
> --
> Harvey Newstrom <mailto://>
> <>
> Author, Consultant, Engineer, Legal Hacker, Researcher, Scientist.

Harvey and Max are both right if you are considering a stock for a long term investment, long term being more than a day or so.

If you can execute a trade extremely fast you can buy on the news and sell a short time later for a nice profit.