In Many areas in our economy machines have automated some of the once human tasks. The stock market operations is no different. I wanted to share this article about it.
The role of the investor is not to try to anticipate or beat those algorithms, it’s just not possible. The real investor generate ideas that can lead to long term very good total return.
In my case, when I saw the stock price of AAPL reaching very very low levels in terms of p/e ratio in 2013, coupled with the fact that the company was already cash rich, and having the strong belief that their customer base would stay loyal to the brand, I decided to initiate a large position. it since then generate double digit return until today and will probably do so going forward.
if you had the same type of thought process for Tesla, Amazon, visa, mastercard, you would also be averaging tremendous results in 2018.