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TTRoberts Date: 12/12/99 9:26 PM Number: 16193

<<Wouldn't "how much credence" you put into something depend on just what one's actual historical results were and how long those results go back. . . . rather than something built on hind sight?>>

Probably so.

<<If it were just so easy to earn those kinds of numbers . . . wouldn't one think that professionals would be scrambling to do the same thing for their clients so that they too can make more money (either in the market and/or due to increased number of clients and revenue due to their results)???>>

There's food for thought.

Do remember, however, that the majority of "professionals" fail to do as well as a reasonably well chosen index and,

Perhaps some of the reasons are that they feel more comfortable following the herd and spouting traditional "wise" slogans instead of really thinking about anything other than their own profit.

They "professional" seems to believe that it is unprofessional to be concerned about any profit for the client and professional to arrange that there be profit for the "professional".


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