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Momentum Investing

An investment philosophy in which the investor buys (or short sells) securities that had been performing well over the previous three to 12 months and sells those that have been performing poorly over the same period. This is a form of short-term investing based on the underlying belief that trends generally continue for a long period of time. This belief is at odds with efficient markets theory, because momentum investing assumes that even inefficiently priced securities tend to remain inefficiently priced. Economists therefore disagree on whether momentum investing is a sound investment strategy. See also: Market momentum.

Momentum investing.

A momentum investor focuses on stocks that are rising in value on increasing daily volume, and avoids stocks that are falling in price or that are perceived to be undervalued.

The logic is that when a pattern of growth has been established, it will continue to gain momentum and the growth will continue. Momentum investing is essentially the opposite of contrarian investing.

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Momos are shaped like halfmoons or like plump, round purses, and although they can be made with store-bought wrappers, most Tibetan households in the US have a small wooden dowel reserved for rolling out the thin rounds of dough.
But there are always sha momos lurking off the menu, she said, for the Tibetan regulars who would be aggrieved not to find them.
Yak meat can be lean and tough; wise Tibetan cooks made their sha momos juicier by adding a bit of oil and water to the filling.
After sucking out the broth, Tibetans dab sepen, a brick red chili paste, on a plate, and dip the momos in, holding them with fingertips.
Wangdu said that in his family, momos are not eaten on the first day of Losar, because they look like purses for holding money -- and the mind is supposed to focus on purification and family rather than work and financial worries.
The Tandoori Chicken Momos ( Rs 75 for eight), which followed, made me eat my snobbery.
They dress the momos with tandoori marinade and bake them in a tandoor .
Duc, his world-class management team, and MoMos highly accomplished and experienced set of shareholders and stakeholders.