If you invested $1,750 in CSL 23 years ago when Brian McNamee took the helm your investment would now be worth $350k. In his latest blog post Nathan Bell (Intelligent Investor) looks at the trend in average holding periods for investors. Bell notes that as holding periods have steadily declined over the past 40 years there should be plenty of opportunities for long-term investors to buy low and sell high. A good read on a sensible approach for investors. (VIEW LINK)
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