The Daily Dose: Do and Die

What have I been saying consistently? Beware of deceptive stock rallies amid the current dysfunctional state of government. That means laugh at every single individual -- whether you are paying them or not -- who advises you to buy stocks on incremental ticks lower.

That means continuing to de-risk your portfolio on days of strength that to the reckless is a perfect buying opportunity. Because here is the skinny, fine folks: there remains too much hope and expectations embedded in the stock market that come Oct. 17, 2013 all will be fine and dandy. Heck, we aren't sure if the ongoing malaise is tossing us into a mild negative growth scenario for the fourth quarter because there is no new data available!...478 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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