The futility of timing buys and sells

The futility of timing buys and sells

A good reminder of the futility of trying to time markets from a Howard Lindzon post a few weeks ago:

Eddy also has a great reminder on why timing the markets when it comes to owning the best companies is rather silly.

Etch this Amazon chart and their numbers into your head: If you bought Amazon at its exact high 18 years ago, and held on, you’re beating the S&P 500 1,284% to 180%.

via Blockchain Lindzon and Competition for Stocks at Howard Lindzon

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