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Markets Reward Risk Takers

The recent price action in S&P 500 index is another proof that markets reward risk taking and punish risk aversion. We all know this principle but few are able to actually use it to profit. Those who did not enter the market in early … Continue reading

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Massive Money May Start Chasing the Market

Another self-fulfilling prophecy may fail soon and those who “sold in May and went away” may start returning back to the market and chasing it. I warned about this possibility in a post in the beginning of May. The strategy of basically trying to enforce a self-fulfilling … Continue reading

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The Market Will Punish Those Who Sell in May and Go Away

Those who “sell in May and go away” are the very same people that assign significance to this otherwise absurd rule. Throw the rule around and let it grow to a principle, wait for a few months for prices to fall … Continue reading

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