All posts tagged "stock market strategy"

  • Sell in Mays Secret Sauce
    An Alternative to Going to Cash in May

    Selling equities in May and avoiding them for six months has been written about extensively over the years.  The blog Econompic has an alternative to employing cash as the “safe” asset.  Transferring to the Long Government / Credit bond...

    • Posted May 9, 2011
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  • The January Effect Starts Now

    Nich Colas, chief market strategist, ConvergEx Group, explains the reasoning behind the January effect, why it starts in December, and some stocks that might benefit. Colas said the odds are better for the January effect after good...

    • Posted December 8, 2010
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  • It’s Time to Buy Stocks According to Yale Hirsch

    Mebane Faber at World Beta comments on the popular “Sell in May and Go Away” strategy. Surprisingly, it seems to have universal appeal throughout the world: One popular system many people discuss is the “Sell in May...

    • Posted October 31, 2010
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  • Bloomberg Tests Eight Technical Analysis Strategies

    The Bloomberg article claims that 6 out of 8 technical analysis strategies failed, but it appears from the results that they all beat the S&P 500 which fell 56.8% from 10/09/2007 – 3/09/2009. The worst strategy, the...

    • Posted May 8, 2009
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