What Happens When You Don't Watch the Stock Market?

In this segment of The Motley Fool's financials-focused show, Where the Money Is, banking analysts David Hanson and Matt Koppenheffer ask, "What happens when you stop watching the stock market?" Matt points out how the short-term noise often means nothing.

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David Hanson has no position in any stocks mentioned. Matt Koppenheffer owns shares of Bank of America and Citigroup. The Motley Fool recommends and owns shares of Bank of America and Citigroup. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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