Acting on panic never helps investors, but it's still a good idea to play devil's advocate with investments. Consider security-device maker TASER International
Here at The Motley Fool, we like to consider both the good and bad sides of an investment, so in this article, so I'm highlighting three of the main bearish arguments on TASER today. Be sure to read the bullish side as well, and then weigh in with your own comments below or rate TASER in CAPS.
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2. Right time, wrong place
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3. Legal risks
Some investors are still concerned over the potential effects on business that could come as a result of a big loss in the courtroom. TASER is currently a defendant in more than 40 lawsuits and has been involved in numerous others that have sent the stock both reeling and soaring over the past several years. Despite insurance coverage, the looming legal issues have some investors opting for alternative investments.
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