Global financial markets have been on a roller coaster ride lately. Thankfully, what goes down must also come up. And the final leg of that roundtrip treated investors to a stunning turnaround and a big boost to the Alpha Investor Letter portfolio. With the recent rally erasing nearly all of the losses incurred over the past month, had you taken a vacation over the previous month, you might not have even noticed that a pullback had even occurred.
Jim Woods has over 20 years of experience in the markets from working as a stockbroker, financial journalist, and money manager. As well as a book author and regular contributor to numerous investment websites, Jim is the editor of:
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Jon Johnson's philosophy in investing and trading is to take what the market gives you regardless if that is to the upside or downside. For the past 21 years, Jon has helped thousands of clients gain success in the financial markets through his newsletters and education services: