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Financial Independence And Emerging Markets - Today's Editors' Picks

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By SA Editors' Picks :

Good morning! I'm your curator, Jason Kirsch.

Here are today's Editors' Picks:

Chart of the day:Case-Shiller Price Index .

Comment of the day, by contributor Gary Gordon

Recessions are not necessary for bear markets to occur... start with this recognition. Historically, a little less than half of all bears occurred without a recessionary environment.Since 1950, we have seen non-recession 20%-plus drops in 1962, 1966, 1978 and 1987. We have also seen non-recession drops that do not get the full benefit of the bear title (e.g., 1998's Asian currency crisis/Long Term Capital Management, 2011's euro-zone, etc.), yet reached the 20% threshold via

Image of the day:Frog

Quote of the day:

The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Thanks for reading. Please share your 'Editor's Pick' with fellow investors by posting it in the comments.

Have a great day!

Jason

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The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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