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The Truly Scary Fact about Timing the Markets

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 5, 2016 9:00:00 AM / by Chris Wilmerding posted in Timing the Markets

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You’ve heard the old adage “buy low, sell high” when it comes to playing the stock market, and you’ve likely heard about people “timing the markets” and then crowing about making big gains. That same person bragging at the cookout, however, doesn’t tell you about the many times he lost money guessing when to buy or sell. Timing the markets almost always fails and is, to be brutally honest, quite scary. Here’s why.

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