Archives for January 2012

The Double-Trouble with Market Timing

It is difficult enough to be right about timing the market once that the thought of being right about timing the market twice in a short span seems like a herculean task. Consider this -- if you would have sold all your stock holdings in mid 2008 and bought them back in March 2009, not only you would have avoided the financial crisis and resulting crash, you would have made a bundle with the sharp rebound of the US equity market in last couple of years since the crash of 2008. But, those moves … [Read more...]