Saturday, May 9, 2009
History says fill your boots, sell your wife, dive in.
Anthony Bolton, a respected financial adviser and stock-picker in London, predicted: “All the things are in place for the bear market to have ended . . . If you wait for things to get better, you’ll miss the rally.” David Schwartz, a prominent stock market historian, said that lessons from the past century of share price ups and downs pointed decisively to a new bull market. “History says fill your boots, sell your wife, dive in,” he told The Times.