A different strategy opposed to holding stakes (Best performing in 2018 when holding), is to continue to sell your stakes as you get them. The top 11 (because Crown appears twice) best-performing masternodes when selling your stakes for USD looks a bit different. There are still losses between -83% and -20%, however, for 2018, it probably would have been a better decision.

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