What is the best Vanguard Index fund? Or other index fund for that matter?
by staying with it and not letting the usual ups and downs scare you out.
10k invested in UPRO for example in 2009 would be worth right around ~90k today.
not a shabby return for 6 years..
By holding indefinitely. (or at least until it gets to a high which is of course a gamble, since people claimed 1800 was the "highest the s&p would go", which of course is laughable.
That's it, buy in right now, right after a 5 year unprecedented bull run that has just recently developed a classic 'head and shoulders' formation, during some of the most risk laden economic circumstances in the US market in 100 years, after one of the worst Januaries on record, what could go wrong? I mean it's just UP UP UP WARREN BUFFETT HERE WE COME
of course when the market is sucking dick it wont do hot. but over the long term bull market that is 'Murica, theyre great. sure, it fell 6% in a year from 08-09, a shitty year for the economy as a whole. but what about the average 39% return from 09-16?
but sure, just call me wrong and post an article referencing time frames of 1 year