Welcome volatility, harbinger of opportunity

A host of factors are driving extremes in share price fluctuations. John Addis explains why that’s a good thing, at least for us.

As we explained last week, while many index investors think they’re getting in-built diversification in an index fund, what they’re really getting is over-exposure to financials. Here, we’re going to examine a different issue – the declining influence of valuation in buying and selling decisions and why investors that do use valuation should welcome this change.


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