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The Humiliation Machine: Take the Risks That You Get Paid to Take

by Lewis Johnson, Sub-Advisor, Co-Chief Investment Officer at Capital Wealth Advisors // Feb 22, 2018

Chief Conclusion: The market is a humiliation machine. When you are being the most rational, the market makes you look the most stupid. This is not a bug, it’s a feature. Why? Because the rational pursuit of investments with the least risk and highest reward will lead you time and again to invest in opportunities...