When Isaac Newton timed the market

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jalbert
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When Isaac Newton timed the market

Postby jalbert » Thu Apr 20, 2017 5:39 pm

Even Isaac Newton succumbed to emotion in investing.
Risk is not a guarantor of return.

selftalk
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Re: When Isaac Newton timed the market

Postby selftalk » Thu Apr 20, 2017 8:10 pm

Extraordinary Popular Delusions And The Madness Of Crowds by Charles Mackay a great book. Thanks for posting this article. I read somewhere that Thomas Edison lost a lot in the stock market also.People will be people with all their hopes and fears and most of all their emotions.


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