We just hosted one of our largest-ever fantasy stock picking contests.
More than 1,000 people joined. The top picks are each getting a StockTwits Cashtag Collection shirt of their choice. To see what shirts we have available, go right here.
There were several great picks in this month’s contest. There were also some very poor picks. But most importantly, a few valuable lessons can be learned by simply scrolling through and studying what everyone was saying and predicting. Here are 10 quick insights:
Now, let’s get to the winner. So who was it? The investor @NVOK picked the stock NVCN. He also included his own investment report and thesis, which is linked as a Google Doc. His pick was up nearly 238% during the month of December. The spike was mostly caused by one big catalyst when Boston Scientific bought a 15% stake in the company. Here it is:
We had a lot of fun hosting this contest and we can’t wait to get the next one started. For fun, here are some other great picks that caught our attention.
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