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Weekly Update And Stock Market Insights 10/23/20

posted by 3D Defender (Short Equity) Program
9mos ago 1468

October 23, 2020

It only seems fitting given the upcoming US election to do some fact checking about the stock market. The following are some bullet points about what we know to be true:

• The stock market goes up more often than it goes down

• The stock market goes up overnight and down during the day

• Missing the worst days matters more than missing the best days

• The market grinds higher and sells off sharply, i.e. risk happens fast

• The best way to profit from a falling stock market is to short it


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