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Investment Mistakes to Avoid in 2017

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By GARDNER SHERRILL |Investor’s Column

January 23, 2017

Investment Mistakes to Avoid in 2017

gardner sherrill“With great contests, we tend to expect the most clever move will dictate the outcome – though more often than not, it is the bad move that determines the match.” – Anonymous Chessmaster

Every year there are studies coming out that discuss why investors underperform the markets. Dalbar QAIB, Morningstar, BlackRock and others all presenting data that show the average investor buys high and sells low. I will distill some of the investment mistakes and more common errors I have seen. Continue reading