Sell in May & Go Away: Should you sell in April?

Posted by Mark Hulbert, MarketWatch

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Those interested in doing some spring cleaning in their portfolios this month might be tempted to do the most radical spring cleaning of all: Sell everything and go to cash.

That’s because April represents the end of the seasonally favorable six-month period that began last Halloween, and the fast approach of the time when many will “Sell in May and Go Away.” Should you try to get a head start on those who mechanically wait until May Day to do their selling?

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