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Opinion: How to trade this bullish stock market right now

For now, traders should be riding the S&P 500’s upward trend

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The stock market closed out 2019 on a high note, but not exactly at all-time highs (although very close). Now there is plenty of speculation over what January will bring.

One school of thought holds that the market is very overbought and was just hanging on until the new year, after which traders will be able to sell without giving up their year-end bonuses and management fees. Another school of thought, though, is that the market will continue to rise — much as it did in January 2018, even after a strong year-end to 2017....

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