The Editor 

Stopped clocks

John Hughman

“Even a stopped clock gives the right time twice a day” – classic wisdom that should prompt pause for thought for those bears who, in light of the recent turbulence of markets, are already proclaiming victory. Many have been calling the top for some time, and short-sellers have been painfully punished by the market’s refusal to conform to historic norms they expect.

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