Investor behavior.

A study done by Dalbar, Inc., a financial services research firm, found that most investors who move in and out of their investments have a much lower long-term total return than those who employ a buy and hold strategy.  The study, entitled the Quantitative Analysis of Investor Behavior, examines real investor returns from  January, 1984  to December, 2000.


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