Weekend Reading: Bear Market Repo’s

Written by Lance Roberts | May, 18, 2018

An interesting email hit my desk this morning: “The stock market goes up 80% of the time, so why worry about the declines?” Like a “bull” – rising markets tend…

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The R2K Conundrum

Written by Peter Cook | May, 18, 2018

“Peter Cook is the author of the ‘Is That True?’ series of articles, which help explain the many statements and theories circulating in the mainstream financial media often presented as “truths.”…

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Quick Take: Kass – Beware Chasing Momentum

Written by Doug Kass | May, 17, 2018

I am beginning to think, these days, that with the exception of Warren Buffett, nearly everyone worships at the altar of price momentum. Seemingly, more than ever, commentators today are…

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The Greatest Financial Mismatches In History

Written by Richard Rosso | May, 16, 2018

The spectacle of modern investment markets has sometimes moved me towards the conclusion that to make the purchase of an investment permanent and indissoluble, like marriage, except by reason of…

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Kass: The Madness Of (Investing) Crowds

Written by Doug Kass | May, 15, 2018

“Men, it has been well said, think in herds; it will be seen that they go mad in herds, while they only recover their senses slowly, one by one.”  – Charles…

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Don’t Be A Victim of Recency Bias

Written by John Coumarianos | May, 15, 2018

Is it possible that stocks aren’t overpriced? Financial adviser Josh Brown raises the possibility, arguing that earnings can grow into their prices. After all, Amazon, Netflix, and Nvidia have seemed…

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