Strategies

Buy and Hold

Buy and Hold

Buy and Hold is an investment strategy that involves buying a stock for the long term and holding no matter if it goes up or down in the interim




Buy and Hold Criticisms

  • Might depend on luck (when you are ready to buy and sell)
    • If you buy before or at the start of a bull market, this strategy could work out well
    • If you buy at the end of a bull market, this strategy could be disastrous
  • In reality it is hard for investors to do