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Oh... actually it's a much more obscene expectation than 365%.

Back out weekends and holidays and you figure the market is open 240 - 250 days a year. Let's say just 240.

(1.01^240) - 1 = 989%.

I realize this is all a jest, but just think if it were possible to reliably capture 1% each and every single day. Or even just a sizeable fraction. Or avoid all down days. It boggles the mind.


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