How to maximize your stock profits

Overlooking any of these tips could easily see you lose money. Among all these factors, knowing the stocks to buy is probably the easiest one. You simply need to equip yourself with the factors that drive the market up and down and choose the stock that will maximize your returns.

Feb 03, 2016 10:02 IST India Infoline News Service

There are several things that you must know designed to help you maximize your returns you get from your stock investment. 
  • What stocks to invest in
  • When to in buy
  • When to sell
It is critical that you keep all these three tips in mind to make the most from your investments. If any of these factors is not considered, then it is highly unlikely that you can maximize your returns. Overlooking any of these tips could easily see you lose money. Al these factors, knowing the stocks to buy is probably the easiest one. You simply need to equip yourself with the factors that drive the market up and down and choose the stock that will maximize on your returns.
 
Figuring out when to buy and when to sell is what gives most investors a hard time. Comparing the market situation to what it looked like in 2009. Back then, it was easy to buy almost any stock and get good returns by 2013. Since then, most stocks have doubled or even tripled in value. However, based on how much most stocks had fallen, it would have been a terrifying to make any move. However, with the right knowledge of the signals to lookout for, you can easily predict the right time near the bottom for you to pave a buy.
 
Of all the three steps, knowing the right time to sell the stocks is probably the hardest. Most people venture in the stocks but fail to leap the full benefits from their investments. In case they do, they only make peanuts despite having invested a hefty sum of cash. The secret to maximizing on the profit depends on how capable you are in following the above factors. No one ventures in the market with the intention of losing their profits, especially if the market turns bear and eats almost half your profits. There are numerous ways to identify a bull market that is coming to an end as well as signs of a weak bulls market. The trick to succeeding in stocks and maximizing on your gain is by equipping yourself with a little knowledge before venturing in the stock market. 

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