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As stocks rally, most important skill traders need isn’t when to buy—it’s when (and what) to sell

Chris Matthews
As stocks rally, most important skill traders need isn’t when to buy—it’s when (and what) to sell

MARKET SNAPSHOT Active money managers have gotten their fair share of bad press in recent years, and for a good reason. Swaths of actively managed equity funds fail to outperform their benchmarks over five, 10, and 15-year times frames, according to S&P Dow Jones Indices.