Thursday, October 16, 2008

Minyanville Posting: Market Timing Doesn't Work

This week's Minyanville posting looks at the questionable logic behind market timing.

"Recently, some in the financial media have advocated selling off all of one's stocks. Any investor following that advice did save some capital as the market went considerably lower. However, investors following this "advice" have now joined a high-stress fraternity whose track record is consistently erratic over the short term and consistently wrong over the long term. Here are factors to consider:..."

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