The Three "Big If" Sectors Every Forward-Looking, Profit-Oriented Investor Should Own Today
September 04, 2019 at 05:00 AM EDT
The end of summer or any change of season is a natural time to look back and reflect; I know I made plenty of happy memories this summer with family and friends - and I hope you did, too. As rewarding as that can be, we should take care that "looking back" doesn't become the almost permanent condition of "focusing on the past." Millions of investors are focused on the past right now, for a number of reasons: They're thinking about past earnings or past performance, or they might be apprehensive about the future, say, with the feeling that things were "just simpler back then." Especially when it comes to how they view current headlines. I don't blame 'em, though. It may feel comforting, but that focus puts those investors at a huge disadvantage - because it's the future that matters, both in terms of how we live our lives and how we make our money. These investors have essentially been conditioned to believe that life moves because of what's already happened. So they see the financial markets the same way and, not surprisingly, get stuck in a rut - an expensive one, at that. That's too bad, especially right now. Here's why... Tags: trading strategies To get full access to all Money Morning content, click here About Money Morning: Money Morning gives you access to a team of ten market experts with more than 250 years of combined investing experience – for free . Our experts – who have appeared on FOXBusiness, CNBC, NPR, and BloombergTV – deliver daily investing tips and stock picks, provide analysis with actions to take, and answer your biggest market questions. Our goal is to help our millions of e-newsletter subscribers and Moneymorning.com visitors become smarter, more confident investors. Disclaimer: © 2019 Money Morning and Money Map Press. All Rights Reserved. Protected by copyright of the United States and international treaties. Any reproduction, copying, or redistribution (electronic or otherwise, including the world wide web), of content from this webpage, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of Money Morning. 16 W. Madison St. Baltimore, MD, 21201. The post The Three "Big If" Sectors Every Forward-Looking, Profit-Oriented Investor Should Own Today appeared first on Money Morning - We Make Investing Profitable .