Anna-Louise Jackson on the Financial Post talks about how we hurt ourselves in investing by some of our very human habits. We human are not always rational about money.
There are lots of studies detailing how we hate to lose more than we like to win. See an article by Colin Shaw on Beyond Philosophy. Also see the article by Morgan House on Motley Fool together with a video.
On my other blog I wrote yesterday about First Capital Realty (TSX-FCR, OTC-FCRGF) ... learn more. Next, I will write Stella-Jones Inc. (TSX-SJ, OTC- STLJF) ... learn more on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 around 5 pm.
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