Patient Investors May Find Dish to Their Liking in Zoe's Kitchen

One thing about the concept of patience as it applies to investing that often is missed is that it goes two ways, both in the buy and the sell decision. Patience most commonly is equated with holding on to a stock for long periods of time, through thick and thin, as a story unfolds (or doesn't). However, it also applies to the purchase decision, especially in distressed situations.

One thing I've learned and re-learned over the years is not to jump too quickly into or immediately take a full position in a name that recently has been punished. As a value investor, I tend to gravitate toward the down and out, the forgotten companies, those that fly under the radar, have been beaten up, or a combination of all the above....438 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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