Ask a Foolish Question: What Is a "Falling Knife?"

LONDON -- Continuing their series of videos aimed at novice investors, Chris Nials and Sam Robson explain the meaning of the phrase "to catch a falling knife" within investing, using SuperGroup  as a recent example.

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