As 'Geo' Becomes a Prefix of Woe, Buy 'Best of British'

Sell in May and stay away? That's the question facing investors with one trading week remaining in April. As we move into summer, one prefix is on traders' lips: geo. Not General Motors' (GM) ill-fated Korean-made small car brand, but geo as in geopolitics. Traders use "geo" as shorthand for any political occurrence that could upset markets, and in the last 12 months we've seen two -- Brexit and the election of President Trump -- that caused pronounced moves in markets in both directions. 

So what's on the "geo" docket for the summer of 2017? Quite a bit, and probably enough to temper some of the bulls' enthusiasm, especially since pollsters have proven so reliably unreliable at predicting voting results. ...582 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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