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HOW WILL THE MARKET PERFORM IN 2010?

Using a purely historical perspective to preview 2010 one might conclude that the year is very likely to get off to a strong start as the first four months of the year have been positive 72% of the time going back to 1974.  After several years of outlier markets (it has paid to be a contrarian in this market) and odd seasonal moves we might just be returning to the “sell in May” market.  In other words, a more traditional low volatility investing environment is likely on the horizon:

Cullen Roche

Cullen Roche

Mr. Roche is the Founder of Orcam Financial Group, LLC.Orcam is a financial services firm offering asset management, private advisory, institutional consulting and educational services.He is also the author of Pragmatic Capitalism: What Every Investor Needs to Understand About Money and Finance and Understanding the Modern Monetary System.
Cullen Roche

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