iCrowdNewswire Feb 24, 2021 1:30 PM ET
Schaeffer’s Investment Research Review on 5 Key Stock Trading Practices for 2021
Interested in taking your investment game up a notch in 2021? Schaeffer’s Investment Research Review has the techniques you should think about for better, faster, and safer trading in the coming year. Here’s what to try and what to watch for.
Avoid Panic Sells, Especially if You’ve Done Your Research
Schaeffer’s Investment Research Review has found that panic sales rarely pay off – and that’s likely to be even more true in 2021. The market has a lot of adjustments to go through as the fallout of 2020 becomes clearer. Sudden changes are to be expected in some industries, but traders who stay patient and hold onto stocks they are confident in will be grateful in the coming years. Now is a great time to practice patience!
Schaeffer’s Investment Research Review Suggests Holding On to Pandemic Stocks
2020 saw some significant investment in stocks that provided “solutions” for coronavirus conditions. That includes online payment vendors, companies that managed a quick transition to remote work practices, teleconferencing apps, and general “stay at home” stocks.
Schaeffer’s Investment Research Review advises everyone who bought into those promising investments to hang on. Yes, 2021 might see some small declines as we explore a post-vaccine world. But many industries have fundamentally altered, and a lot of service growth seen in 2020 isn’t going away, which should be solid earnings.
Don’t Get Obsessed with “Beating the Market”
2021 is a bad time to worry about beating the market. Schaeffer’s Investment Research Review points out that investors that focus so much on beating the expectations or choices of the big trading firms are almost always due for disappointment. That holds especially true for this year, as the fallout of 2020 and the new growth of an opening world meet head-on. Schaeffer’s Investment Research Review suggests it may be a good time to play it safe, at least for the first quarter or two.
Look to the Future for New Investments
Schaeffer’s Investment Research Review indicates that 2021 is going to be a good time to invest in stocks that have been labeled promising or new growth opportunities in the past, and are now coming into their own. Burgeoning markets are going to find their time to shine as they enter new growth cycles. That includes cannabis stocks (especially if legislation continues to pave the road), sustainability companies, EV stocks, gaming companies, and more.
Schaeffer’s Investment Research Review on Long-Term Goals
Will 2021 end with a bullish or bearish market? Schaeffer’s Investment Research Review indicates that experts think the current bullish phase has gone on too long, and the market is due for a bit of a reset after current volatility settles down. Schaeffer’s Investment Research Review recommends that if you have any big investment plans or changes you want to make, it’s worth waiting to see the state of the market as 2021 progresses. 2022 may end up a more predictable year.
Remember to Look at Smaller Companies
Finally, Schaeffer’s Investment Research Review notes that plenty of attention has been paid to larger companies and how they’ve responded to the pandemic, the vaccine, stimulus, and much more…but less attention may be focused on smaller stocks. If you want to pad out your portfolio with smaller but growing ventures, now is a good time to start your research.