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They Are Trying to Fool You

The smart money is ready to laugh all the way to the bank. That's because they want the average investor to panic about the government shutdown to drive stock prices lower. Then they plan on snapping up shares for the resumption of the bull market.

That is because the smart money has history on their side. They know how quickly the market has rallied in the past when previous government shutdowns were ended. And for this to happen during earnings season is all the better in their book as some serious profits will be booked latching onto the right stocks.

Jared Levy puts all this into perspective in his new article on

Shutdown and Fear = Great Q3 Earnings Season

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