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Irrational Selling Creates Opportunity
BY ROGER MONTGOMERY - 12/01/2017 | VIEW MORE ARTICLES BY THE MONTGOMERY TEAM

Intuitively investors know the principles of buying low and selling high. Each year Dalbar, a US based research firm, conducts their Quantitative Analysis of Investor Behaviour. The study looks at how investor decisions to switch in and out of mutual funds impacts the returns that they achieve. Dalbar’s research confirms that most investors fail to execute on this basic premise – consistently underperforming the funds they invest.



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Roger Montgomery is the Chief Investment Officer of Montgomery Investment Management, montinvest.com, and author of blog.rogermontgomery.com.

Roger's step-by-step guide to valuing the best stocks and buying them for less than they're worth, Value.able, is available exclusively at rogermontgomery.com. Skaffold is an online stock-picking application that rates ASX-listed stocks from A1 to C5. Watch a demo of Skaffold at www.skaffold.com.



 

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