In reality, investors shouldn’t worry about a long investment horizon and shouldn’t sell their shares in the spring every year. The stock market may also be quiet over the summer, but that’s normal – after all, the stock markets are always rising and falling.
Is there any truth to the stock exchange maxim “Sell in May and go away”?
“Sell in May and go away, but don’t forget to come back in September” is a stock exchange maxim that a lot of investors know. But is it true? In the chat, you’ll find out if investors should stick to this advice – or if they should leave their shares alone in May too.