All posts tagged "investor psychology"

  • Investors Aren’t That Worried Yet

    The proprietary Tactical Timing System Fear Index, used here to gauge the level of investor anxiety, has not indicated levels of fear typical of a great buying opportunity. At its current level of 5.2, the T.T.S. Fear...

    • Posted June 13, 2011
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  • Why Investors Herd…It Gives them Pleasure

    Jason Zweig at The Wall Street Journal takes a new look at the tendency of investors to run in herds. Sometimes the most interesting answers to financial questions come from scientific labs. A study published last week...

    • Posted June 21, 2010
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  • Investors Tendency to Run in Herds

    The Psi-Fi Blog examines the inclination of investors to mimic what other investors are doing. This probably leads to sub-par returns as they all panic in unison, but there doesn’t appear to be an easy way to...

    • Posted May 3, 2010
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  • An Interesting Prediction

    Toby Connor at Minyanville has written an interesting view on how the markets will unfold in the coming year. Connor uses recent history and his analysis of investor psychology to argue that the market will have a...

    • Posted March 19, 2010
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