Updated: Mar 12, 2021
Remember Frogger, the classic arcade video game? The goal in Frogger was to move your little amphibian across a multilane freeway jammed with speeding traffic. No matter how good you got at the game, your frog always got squashed, though. Some investment managers claim to be able to avoid losers and load up on the winners are called market timers, but they should be called market froggers. But they always step into the wrong lane. Here’s how to avoid market timers.