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Going Long On A Stock Is A Lot Like "The Notebook"

Taking a long position on a stock involves a love that should be built to last. "It wasn't over. It still isn't over."

Posted on June 18, 2013, at 1:07 p.m. ET

So you find a desirable stock worthy of investment.

You pick the one that you think will outperform for a long time.

You buy shares of that stock or options and take a long position.

This is a long term investment based on the belief that the stock will go up in value over time.

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Prepare to stick it out for awhile.

Even if times get tough in the market...

And you feel like selling your shares...

You try to hold on for a little while longer.

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And stick with the stock that had so much potential.

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You're in this thing for the long haul.

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Because if you sell at the right time....

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Your patience can pay off greatly!

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