Daily Archives: February 13, 2017


January Stock Purchase – Buying Stocks When Markets Are High

It seems that my monthly stock purchase posts are becoming a little too predictable. I tend to always start by saying that the market seems overvalued right now. The reason is because I really believe it is so. Having said this, I need to constantly remind myself that just because the market is high does not necessarily mean that I should stop investing. I need to remind myself that I am not investing in the market, but rather in individuals businesses. Making money in inflated markets The S&P 500’s “CAPE” ratio (a stock valuation measure designed to smooth out earnings volatility) has only been this high or higher three times […]