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5 Stocks That Will Probably Make Huge Moves Next Year

Although we don't believe in timing the market or panicking over market movements, we do like to keep an eye on big changes -- just in case they're material to our investing thesis.

Tried and true Fools know that we're long-term, buy-to-hold investors. That means temporary market hiccups, or even volatile changes in our stocks' prices, shouldn't bother us too much -- we're focused on a longer time horizon than most.

But it's worth acknowledging that, try as we might, we're all still very human. That means our bodies can betray us, and our hearts can start racing when we look at our portfolios and see that there are huge moves taking place with some of our top holdings.

Knowing that, Motley Fool contributor Brian Stoffel wants to share five stocks that are very likely to make huge moves in 2014. In the following video, Brian explains what companies shareholders should be aware of, and why these stocks are so likely to make big moves.

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  • Report this Comment On December 30, 2013, at 8:31 PM, Foreeverlong wrote:


    I appreciate you highlighting Arena Pharmaceuticals (ARNA) in your report. I agree with you that the Arena is poised for a huge move up in 2014 due to the fact that its marketing partner, Eisai will double it sales reps from 200 to 400 by the first of the year, its direct to consumer TV campaign is likely to start in January 2014, an increasing number of insurance companies will provide coverage for Arena's weight loss drug, Belviq, and marketing for Belviq will expand to a number of other countries. IMO it is not unreasonable to project Arena's PPS going to 2x's to 3x's its current level in 2014, assuming that the market does not have a major correction. However, IMO at its current price it would appear to have little downside.

    I would, however disagree with your point that its efficacy is lower than other competing drugs. The placebo adjusted efficacy of Belviq is 8%+, and VIVUS's Qsymia is about the same. However, IMO Qsymia comes with many complications, whereas Belviq does not.

    Fool On as they say.

  • Report this Comment On December 31, 2013, at 12:13 PM, joven1 wrote:


    I watched my super gain turn much smaller and decided to sell my 600 shares for a small gain purely on the basis of the number of printers sales the company projects. My concern was only one missed sale in any given quarter would send the stock much lower given the short position. Your thoughts are appreciated.

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