Much of it occurs when someone jumps the gun, deciding that the headlines must be traded without any knowledge of what is underneath them.
Selling is the most powerful tool we possess as traders and investors.
Yielding nearly 9%, this high-risk real estate investment trust is alluring, but also risky.
Nobody can demonstrate consistent success being lucky for a long period of time. But skill can be prolonged with good discipline, control, risk management and little ego to get in the way.
It can be enlightening to embrace the idea that no one really knows what will happen next and to approach the market from that standpoint.
Here are the 3 keys to using stops.
Pay strict attention to sentiment indicators
There are ways to invest in the basket of companies that have increased their dividends for years on end that go beyond ETFs; here are a couple of them.
The best way to navigate the market in the shorter term is to treat it like a glorified game.
'It is not a healthy market when the generals are still going up and the troops are in retreat.'