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Web Extra: Burned By Broadcom

Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 6:06 PM ET

A long position in Broadcom looked like a hot trade but all it did was burn Joe Terranova. So what does he think of this stock now?

The Liquidator made the fateful call on April 20th as a bet that after declining about 10% since January, the selling was near an end.

”Broadcom looks like it's found the bottom,” he said at the time. “It's a name I would consider picking up here. They’re showing growth.”

The company may be showing growth but share price continued to show declines. Since he suggested a long position shares of Broadcom tumbled another 14%.

So what does Terranova have to say about this stock now? Find out in this web extra. Watch the video now!

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