When 50% beats 100%

When 50% beats 100%

  Okay, I know this is a strange headline. How can 50% beat 100%? Can there ever really be a time when 50% is better than 100%? Well when it comes to the stock market, 50% can be dramatically better than 100%. Let me explain... The problem with the stock market is not how well it does in any one year, but rather how long the stock market can take to recover from a loss that can occur over a few bad years. Many investors forget that it took the S&P 500 FIVE YEARS to…Read more