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Swing Trade, Round 6: Sell and Profit

In December of last year I wrote about the Santa Claus rally. It’s this interesting occurrence when the stock market rallies during the holiday season. Based on statistics and historical data the Dow Jones grew 80% of the time during this period, and the S&P500 gained 1.5% on average. Of course swing trading is risky, and there are no guarantees… Read More »

Swing Trade, Round 6: Buy – Santa Claus Rally

I was listening to the local radio station yesterday and during the business news section, heard about something called the Santa Claus Rally. It’s basically a term to describe a rally in the stock market during the holiday season, or more specifically the last 5 trading days of the year and the first 2 of the new year… Read More »