Stocks slip 6 percent in 6 days - should we sell?

Stocks slip 6 percent in 6 days - should we sell?

This year, we brought on board quite a number of new families, but we've only invested 1/3 to 1/2 of their cash.  Why?  Because this sharp sell-off, 6% in the major stock market averages over the past 6 days, is exactly what we anticipate when stocks have had a good, long run and valuations are stretched to the high side.

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Narratives vs. Facts: why US stocks are surging despite anemic economic news

 Narratives vs. Facts: why US stocks are surging despite anemic economic news

US stocks gained 8.9% in September (best September result in 71 years) and 11.3% for the quarter (5th best quarter of the last 10 years.)  As stocks rise, our clients are actually becoming more fearful.  "How," they ask, "are stocks still rising when the economic news is so bad! 

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