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January Effect

Wed Jan 12, 2022, 08:54 pm | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

Investors tend to be a superstitious group. While the January Effect may sound more like the title of an apocalyptic sci-fi movie than an investing theory, it is one that many stock traders have discussed at length. Timing the market[…..]

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What Beta Means When Considering a Stock’s Risk

Wed Jan 5, 2022, 07:27 pm | by Dan Schmidt | No comments

When it comes to picking stocks, everyone knows about alpha. We’re all looking for alpha, or outperformance, when trading or investing in stocks. Alpha is the difference between a stock’s return and the total return of a benchmark index –[…..]