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No beating about the bush.
“Earnings will be good and therefore stocks will go up”. The market trashes this kind of facile short-term punditry of media and brokers time and again. But few investors seem to be bothered
For weeks before the earnings’ season began, the entire media, especially the television media, has been peddling the view how the market direction will be set by the nature of corporate earnings. This...
The line between “long-term investment” and speculation is thinner than you think, says Debashis Basu
“The market can stay irrational longer than you can stay solvent” - John Maynard Keynes “One of the world’s most famous speculators, Warren Buffet, … .” - Victor Niederhoffer in The Education of a Speculator
In the last issue, we had discussed a tool that helps us determine what should be...
Is your “long-term investment” just another form of speculation, asks Debashis Basu
You buy an apartment or a house to live in or to rent it out and earn some income. It may give you great pleasure to check about the resale value from time to time but you have not bought the house to flip it over in a hot property market. (If you tried to do that in 1992, you made a bad investment. Over the...