Active, Irregular Day in the Stock Market–What Else is New?

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Active, Irregular Day in the Stock Market–What Else is New?

By | 2017-08-18T17:10:51+00:00 September 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Active, Irregular Day in the Stock Market–What Else is New?

A news article from September 29, 2016 — 100 years ago, today.

The lead article of the Evening Star highlights that there was an “active, irregular day in the stock market.” The article is followed by commentary that essentially states that some stocks are up and some stocks are down…insightful.

Source. LOC.gov

http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83045462/1916-09-29/ed-1/seq-20/

The players change. The situations change. The tickers change…

But nothing really ever changes.


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After serving as a Captain in the United States Marine Corps, Dr. Gray earned a PhD, and worked as a finance professor at Drexel University. Dr. Gray’s interest in bridging the research gap between academia and industry led him to found Alpha Architect, an asset management that delivers affordable active exposures for tax-sensitive investors. Dr. Gray has published four books and a number of academic articles. Wes is a regular contributor to multiple industry outlets, to include the following: Wall Street Journal, Forbes, ETF.com, and the CFA Institute. Dr. Gray earned an MBA and a PhD in finance from the University of Chicago and graduated magna cum laude with a BS from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.