A new way to pick stocks

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BarbInSD
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A new way to pick stocks

Postby BarbInSD » Tue Jan 15, 2013 1:07 pm

Interesting article about a cat picking stocks:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/01/1 ... 79491.html

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Re: A new way to pick stocks

Postby minesweep » Tue Jan 15, 2013 1:34 pm


BarbInSD
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Re: A new way to pick stocks

Postby BarbInSD » Tue Jan 15, 2013 1:39 pm

Mike,

Thanks for letting me know that this was already posted.
I did make a quick search on the board, but obviously didn't look well enough to see it.

It is such a classic Bogleheads' thing, with a cat picking better than the professionals.

Barbara

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Re: A new way to pick stocks

Postby minesweep » Tue Jan 15, 2013 2:00 pm

Barbara,

I found the earlier posting by typing “stock picking cat” in the Google Search box located at the upper right portion of the screen. It will display any prior Boglehead postings related to a particular subject.

Mike

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Re: A new way to pick stocks

Postby Tom_T » Tue Jan 15, 2013 2:32 pm

I would like to see a list that ranks all animals by stock-picking accuracy. We can include "human" in there somewhere.

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Re: A new way to pick stocks

Postby BarbInSD » Tue Jan 15, 2013 2:34 pm

Thanks, Mike.
I will use that search feature in the future.
I wasn't sure how to do this, before.

Barbara

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Re: A new way to pick stocks

Postby LadyGeek » Tue Jan 15, 2013 4:55 pm

So far, we have 2 duplicate threads. The thread is locked to redirect comments to the earliest post: Ordinary Housecat Beats Professional Wealth Managers in Year
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