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by bogleVB
Mon Aug 20, 2018 9:16 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: How do index funds affect stock valuations?
Replies: 16
Views: 1361

Re: How do index funds affect stock valuations?

Yeah, when the owners of the stock being purchased are not willing to meet the current price, the price goes up, is what I was getting at. While I did say "if that buy order is enough to make the index need to buy at least one share of a particular stock to maintain the appropriate %'s", you make a ...
by bogleVB
Fri Aug 17, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: How do index funds affect stock valuations?
Replies: 16
Views: 1361

Re: How do index funds affect stock valuations?

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