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Online Chatter Affects Stock Returns

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#1    Karlis


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Posted 21 April 2012 - 02:19 PM

www.sciencedaily.com said:

Negative opinions may have more of an impact than positive opinions for several reasons, the study found, including that positive information may be suspect, negatives may have more informative content than positives and losses loom larger than gains. Posted Image Read more...

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Posted 21 April 2012 - 02:33 PM

The underlying phenomenon is fear, that is why negative news lead to bigger movements than positive news.

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