Speculation Isn’t Inherently Bad As Part Of An Investment Strategy – Seeking Alpha

Speculation Isn’t Inherently Bad As Part Of An Investment Strategy – Seeking Alpha
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One of the great benefits of being a Seeking Alpha contributor or member is that we can all learn from one another. I just celebrated my sixth anniversary sharing my thoughts here, and I continue to believe one of the greatest perks authors receive is feedback from readers. I shared a perspective recently regarding what I perceived as a bubble in part of the market, a group of pink-sheet stocks involved in a speculative frenzy. My article, Reefer Madness: Pot Stocks in a Bubble, caught a lot of criticism, but it reinforced my views regarding the issue. I base this not only on the insane popularity of the article (based on page-views), but also the hundreds of comments I received (and friendly private messages too!).

While I can easily dismiss one criticism (that I must be “anti-cannabis”) with a disclosure I perhaps should have included on the original article (that, as a Libertarian for the past 32 years, I am anti-prohibition), I believe that I need to make an effort to address another criticism that I am “anti-speculation“. While it may be true that I tend to be a lot more conservative in my views regarding investments than many, I don’t r…………… continues on Speculation Isn’t Inherently Bad As Part Of An Investment Strategy – Seeking Alpha

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Thank you thanks Dan well let’s bring in our market panel Larry — — joining us in studio effort change today and Stephen Sachs and Larry let’s start with you first here.

— — other you saw that the Dow finishing in the positive for the week — the S&P snapping a seven week winning streak.

I hear you can’t compete — that we may be in for a correction here in the stock market yes and.

— I do believe it’s well over — that we’re gonna have a correction I mean the bigger story remains in place.

Valuations are good the economy is trudging along I do believe we’ll see 1550.

S&P by the end of the year — we have gone up too far and too fast and we are overdue for — — Well and but Stephen on the other time every every time you sense that we’re in for a pull — like at the end of yesterday’s trading session.

You’ve got — push back up like today I how it’s it’s always this this pullback and then — strong push up again usually on comments by the Fed.

Is that gonna continue.

You know I think that you know — — all that is second Larry that’s for Steve alright — I’m right next the F.

Us artists are less you know I did I I think sell you know what — the pattern we’ve seen really for the better part of almost eight…………… continues on Fox Business

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