The Unpredictability of Markets

January 16, 2019

It’s natural for us to try to glean meaning from the short term movement of stock markets – however more to try to predict future movements rather than to understand the past and the unpredictability of markets and related economy.  Financial blogger Ben Carlson provides a history of “bear” markets (a 20% decline in peak to trough stock prices) in the post linked below.  After reading about each 20% + decline ( 13 since 1929) you’ll begin to see very few things in common.

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