Turn Off the Noise

There's a lot of noise in the market now, especially when it comes to the European debt crisis, the underlying health of the U.S. economy and the upcoming presidential election. For an individual investor, too much noise is a bad thing because it ultimately results in inaction and missed opportunities.

I had an epiphany of sorts last night when I was looking at charts of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500 and Nasdaq. Clearly, market sentiment is as good as it's ever been in recent memory, and the major averages have been acting well since the beginning of the year. You don't have to be a technician to know that....384 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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