What is Timing the Market, and Does it Work?


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In episode 199 of Financially Simple, Justin considers the investment strategy of Timing the Market.

When to buy, when to sell; when to invest, when not to invest - these are questions most investors ask; but, the answers are not as simple or straightforward as they might hope. Justin explains what Timing the Market is, and examines whether or not it really does work the way everyone thinks.

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01:36 - What is Timing the Market, and Does it Work?

05:57 - If You Have Cash, When Should You Invest It

07:26 - What is Market Timing

08:08 - Does it Work

12:24 - Diving Deeper…

18:28 - In Summary

22:54 - Opportunity Cost & Crazy Taxes

24:41 - Wrap Up



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Host Justin Goodbread, Certified Financial Planner, Certified Exit Planning Advisor, Certified Value Growth Advisor. He is a serial entrepreneur, author, speaker, educator, Investopedia Top 100 advisor, and business strategist with over 20 years of experience. Justin owns Heritage Investors LLC, a registered investment adviser with the State of Tennessee. Heritage Investors only transacts business in states where it is properly registered or is excluded or exempted from registration requirements. This material is for general information only and is not intended to provide specific advice or recommendations for individuals. To determine what is appropriate for you, please consult a qualified professional. The Financially Simple podcast provides information, guidance, and support to Small Businesses in the United States.

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