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Are Six Months Responsible For All Gains in Stocks Since 2000?

Six months are not responsible for all gains in stock market since 2000. This conclusion in some articles was based on the wrong choice of returns. The correct number is about 32.

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Some Financial Journalists Still Live in the 1990s

A 10 point drop in S&P 500 was a big deal in the early 1990s and so it was a 100 point drop in the Dow. Nowadays, similar drops make traders yawn but it appears that they cause flames to come … Continue reading

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