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Bloomberg

How the Trade War Affects Investors

By Olivia Carville and Charles Stein

Dan Egan, director of behavioral finance and investments, Betterment:

There is “zero return” on paying attention to the daily news cycle on the trade battle. “You’re not going to get ahead because you pay attention to it; you’re more likely to tune your portfolio and chase performance and end up worse off,” Egan says. “Right now there is lots of news and noise and chest pumping, which is a normal part of the current administration’s way of negotiating, and a key thing to remember is if you try to react to the news the markets will react far, far faster than you.”

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This article originally published July 12th, 2018 on Bloomberg

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