Women Traders and Volatility -
-by Sheila & Rich Jamison - Today, the pièce de résistance in our series on volatility … do men and women behave differently in the financial markets? (click here for part 1 and/or here for part 2) New research suggests they do. Apparent...
Building "Volatility Tolerance" Part 2 -
– by Sheila & Rich Jamison - The DJIA and the S&P 500 hit new all-time highs Friday while the NASDAQ inched even closer to its all-time March 2000 record. Yet they all started the day in negative territory with volatility spiking and,...
Building "Volatility Tolerance" -
by Sheila & Rich Jamison The market indices are at or near all-time highs. We came through some shaky periods over the last couple months … with an uncomfortable number of triple-digit down Dow days. There were periods that made people feel...
Perspective for Market Pullbacks -
By Sheila & Rich Jamison - Last week we examined October markets in general to gain perspective on their historical behavior. The preceding week’s volatility dictated this exploration. And though Octobers have been volatile overall, volatility...
Perspective for October Markets -
by Sheila & Rich Jamison The month of October has long engendered a “love, hate” relationship with investors. Some of the more notorious market meltdowns have occurred, or at least escalated, in October. This includes the most notorious ones of...