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Making Money Contrarian Way!


The moment we say, ‘contrarian investing’ the first thing that comes to investors’ mind is going ‘against the herd mentality’ and ‘good amount of market outperformance’. Most people easily connect with the perception of ‘going against the herd mentality’ when it comes to contrarian investing. However, unfortunately, they might miss generating excess market returns by adopting such a proven strategy. One of the most common reasons why investors are not able to execute the contrarian investing strategy is the lack of patience (not willing to wait for the long term) and the lack of clarity on the strategy itself. Indeed, it is a rare quality to make good decisions and be correctly contrarian in adversity. Many a investors fall in trap of being a contrarian for the sake of being a contrarian, without analysing the consequences of going wrong on the bet.

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