If you can’t stick with a 100% stock portfolio through a 50% downturn then the S&P isn’t your benchmark.
By Cullen Roche
If you have a long term savings or dollar cost average plan and suddenly you sell everything because you’re in pain, whelp, that’s capitulation
By Phil Pearlman
In a decade quite bad for value investing, the start of 2020 is the absolute worst 6-week period
By Cliff Asness
Of the US firms listed in 1900, over 80% of their value was in industries that are today small or extinct
By Dimson, Staunton, and Marsh
What this moment shares with 1999 is a rising belief that someone else will come along to buy a surging stock at an even higher price, regardless of fundamentals
By Luke Kawa
When markets crumple, the culprits usually aren’t the smallest investors, but the biggest.
By Jason Zweig
Professionals are still more afraid of embarrassing themselves than they are of permanent losses
By Josh Brown
Once we lose control, it’s game over.
By Ramp Capital
Every buyer and seller must assume fundamentals are detached from reality with every trade they make in the markets. Otherwise, why would anyone ever transact?
By Ben Carlson
One of the biggest problems in personal finance is deciding when to invest a sum of money.
By Nick Maggiulli
No matter how many times you succeeded you do not feel it increases your chances of succeeding again
With Conan O’Brien and Judd Apatow
Trust but verify
With Ted Seides and Dan Rasmussen
The first stock I bought was AMZN
With Meb Faber and Joe Davis
The expectation of inflation was creating inflation; it was a psychological phenomenon as much as anything else.
By Joe Nocera