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Should You Avoid These Glittering Stocks?

The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which analyst Rex Moore discusses topics across the investing world.

Today Rex and analyst Buck Hartzell continue their series on the psychology of investing with a look at the "glitter effect" -- which may be keeping you away from truly great companies.

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  • Report this Comment On April 12, 2012, at 11:44 AM, mrkrazyk wrote:

    You people are real Morons

  • Report this Comment On April 12, 2012, at 12:33 PM, cp757 wrote:

    Future growth is the only way to pick a stock. How much money will they make. Of the more than 12,000 public companies traded in the US, there are only six with the combination of a market cap over $10 bn, a 2011-2013 revenue compound annual growth rate of more than 20 percent, and a 2013 estimated free cash flow yield of more than 8 percent. Those companies are Apple, Las Vegas Sands, NetApp, Baidu, Ensco and Vertex.’

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    Las Vegas Sands gets 88% of it's revenue from Asia with properties in Singapore and Macau. This week marked an historic event with the opening of Cotai Central 04/11/2012. Sands Cotai Central welcomed over 84,000 visitors during the first six hours of its opening and the crowds were staggering. In total, Sands China properties – Sands Macao, Venetian Macao, Plaza Macao and Sands Cotai Central – welcomed over 200,000 visitors on Wednesday .,i...

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