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I posted a poll last year about the "Sell in May and Go Away" adage. See the poll here:

http://boards.fool.com/poll-take-two-sell-in-may-poll-299530...

As it turned out, selling in April made more sense, as the S+P hit a high April 2, a lower high May 1, then dropped until the first week of June. It then began a slow climb back, but did not pass the April high until the first week of Sept.

So, for 2013, should one sell in April?
No. I do not think there are any seasonal effects that are tradable.
No. While I think there is some truth to this, I do not think it applies this year.
Yes. I don't care about seasonality, I just think the market is over-priced.
Yes. I think there is some truth to it, and this year for sure.
Forget the S+P! Instead, buy (choose one: gold, real estate, short the yen, go long the Looney etc)

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