Archive for October, 2008

Capital Markets Recap – Time to Fear

Tuesday, October 7th, 2008

No, no, no, that’s not what I mean. I wanted to take a moment to highlight why what one should fear is fear. One of the best books I’ve read in the last couple of years is, Inside the Investor’s Brain; The Power of Mind Over Money, by Richard Peterson, M.D. He also writes a blog and I thought I would share with you his posting of this morning. The underlining is mine. You can read more at his website:marketpsych.com/blog/blogger.html, but here are the highlights of his most recent posting. In his book he goes into the physiological aspect of emotions, and this posting is no different. (In case this e-mail doesn’t come across as well at your end, I’m enclosing the excerpt in asterisks.

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