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S&P 500 Priming for a Pullback

|Includes: SPDR S&P 500 Trust ETF (SPY), TLT, TMF

Don’t panic—just be prepared. 

Pullbacks are a healthy function of the market. They allow new investors to come into a rising market and signal profit-taking for smart money. 

Timing a pullback and protecting your portfolio is of the utmost importance. What you don't want to do is just sit and watch your portfolio value sink. So, first let’s look at timing a pullback.