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The January Barometer, other seasonal indicators

Originally published in Tahoe Daily Tribune’s website: http://www.tahoedailytribune.com/news/opinion/14423885-113/january-market-barometer-stocks The term “January Barometer” is just one of the many stock market phrases investors hear in the financial media. It’s important to understand how these types of indicators work and if there’s any real validity to them. I’d suggest being very cautious about using any seasonal tendencies for your investment strategy. The January Barometer theory says that if the month of January …Read More