Bulls vs. Bears – Is it safe to be an Optimist yet?
There are strong arguments by economists and stock market pundits on both sides saying we’re really in for a correction, and/or we are poised for a nice stock market recovery. Two articles today in Yahoo Finance piqued my interest: Are the Markets Prepared for Potential November Surprise? by Daniel Gross makes the case for a strong post-election stock market. The Silence of the Bears by Aaron Task talks about why bears always seem smarter than bulls, and why there are arguments to refute bearishness today.
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