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A simple and effective trading rule for individual investors


  • Prather, Laurie
  • Bertin, William J.


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  • Prather, Laurie & Bertin, William J., 1997. "A simple and effective trading rule for individual investors," Financial Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 6(4), pages 285-294.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:finser:v:6:y:1997:i:4:p:285-294

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    1. Robert Johnson, 2000. "Monetary policy and real estate returns," Journal of Economics and Finance, Springer;Academy of Economics and Finance, vol. 24(3), pages 283-293, September.
    2. Johnsona, Robert R. & Buetow, Gerald W. & Jensen, Gerald R., 1999. "International mutual fund returns and Federal Reserve policy," Financial Services Review, Elsevier, vol. 8(3), pages 199-210.

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