CMG Capital Management Group CEO Steve Blumenthal is quoted today in The Wall Street Journal Article Mom-and-Pop Investors Bolt Emerging Markets, Since the start of June, $18.1 billion pulled from emerging market bond fund.
“[Retail] investors are behaviorally doing the exact opposite of what they should be doing,” said Steve Blumenthal, whose advisory firm manages $550 million for investment advisers and retail clients. “Emerging markets have perhaps the best valuation level of any of the markets, but they’re in a selloff.”
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