This might sound stupid but what exactly do you do when you sell short
  • You are essentially betting on if a stock goes down, if it does you make money, if it doesn't u lose money
    2012-07-12 11:59:34
  • you borrow a stock at a certain price.... then hope the stock price goes down... then buy back at a cheaper price in the market to return the stock at a cheaper price, hence keeping the difference of the amount the stock has fallen....
    2012-07-12 23:13:38