So, regardless of how you justify being invested in the market to yourself, it’s always the safest move to stay invested and turn down the noise. Take heed from one of the savviest investors of all time, Warren Buffett:
Since the basic game is so favorable, Charlie [Munger] and I believe it’s a terrible mistake to try to dance in and out of it based upon the turn of tarot cards, the predictions of “experts,” or the ebb and flow of business activity. The risks of being out of the game are huge compared to the risks of being in it.
The article Worried You Missed the Stock Market Boat? Don’t Be. originally appeared on Fool.com is written by David Hanson.
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