Read this article in the Tampa Bay Times to discover the Top Companies on NASDAQ with the Highest Percentage Gain in Stock Price. Think about the stock prices. Do you think it is a good idea to buy some of these stocks? Which stocks would you choose? Why did you choose those stocks? Are they familiar names?
SS.912.FL.5.9 Examine why investors should be aware of tendencies that people have that may result in poor choices, which may include avoiding selling assets at a loss because they weigh losses more than they weigh gains and investing in financial assets with which they are familiar, such as their own employer’s stock or domestic rather than international stocks.
Deborah Kozdras, Ph.D.