Jumping the gun

Simon Thompson

Simon Thompson
Jumping the gun

Sometimes it pays to take a risk and take out a trading position in a company before it releases a pre-close trading statement, especially when one is virtually guaranteed good news that should lead to other investors chasing the stock when the company makes that announcement.

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