The Risks of Speculating During Rising Markets | Value Investing News

The Risks of Speculating During Rising Markets

  • As the markets soared further in March 2000, Druckenmiller was quoted as saying, “I don’t like this market.
  • If geniuses like Druckenmiller and Newton couldn’t stand to watch as others made money, and they carried on with full knowledge that they were purely speculating (re-read Druckenmiller’s confession mentioned above), what chance do we non-geniuses have to survive a bubble and its subsequent and certain burst?
  • If you are comfortably rich and someone else is getting richer faster than you by, for example, investing in risky stocks, so what?
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