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The Market Made New Highs; What Did You Do?

RamonAdams Wrote: May 08, 2013 9:51 AM
DaBears. Shhh. If it gets out that John has quoted scripture, his home address will be given out by some celeb and his house will be picketed by illiterate college students.

With stocks making record highs, it’s time to look at the management of your portfolio. While individual stock investors have largely been stuck on the sidelines, the stock market has made a lot of money for institutional investors.

When I was a broker this phenomena was explained thusly: Individual investors don’t make money in the market, they just borrow it from the institutional investors for a while.   

“Although individuals have added almost $20 billion to U.S. stock funds so far this year,” reports Investment, “the amount is just 3.5% of the withdrawals since 2007 and...