Posted by on Jun 16, 2019 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured |

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By Jason Zweig  | June 14, 2019 11:00 a.m. ET


It’s late in the market cycle.

In the past week, at least six professional investors have told me that—and they are probably right. This bull market for U.S. stocks is by far the longest on record, and only a lunatic would think it can last indefinitely.

How late is it and what, if anything, should investors do to protect themselves?


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For further reading:


Fred Schwed Jr., Where Are the Customers’ Yachts?

Benjamin Graham, The Intelligent Investor

Jason Zweig, The Devil’s Financial Dictionary

Jason Zweig, Your Money and Your Brain

Jason Zweig, The Little Book of Safe Money


Articles and other resources:

Ulrike Malmendier and Stefan Nagel, “Depression Babies: Do Macroeconomic Experiences Affect Risk-Taking?

Morgan Housel, “You Have to Live It to Believe It

Markets and Memory Banks

A (Long) Chat with Peter L. Bernstein

Dow 1,339,410: The Latest Milestone

Lessons from the Bull Market

No, Stocks Aren’t Cheap, but Don’t Act Rashly

The Trouble with Timing