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By Jason Zweig | Feb. 9, 2018 12:00 pm ET
To paraphrase the boxer Mike Tyson, investors always have a plan until the market punches them in the face.
After U.S. stocks dropped roughly 10% in ten trading days, it’s more important than ever for individuals to understand what it means, and what it takes, to be a long-term investor….
To read the rest of the column:
The Wall Street Journal, http://on.wsj.com/2BjVsyM
For further reading:
Jason Zweig, Your Money and Your Brain
Jason Zweig, The Devil’s Financial Dictionary
Benjamin Graham, The Intelligent Investor
Benjamin Graham and David L. Dodd, Security Analysis