A premium subscription is required to access this article. Article Date: 05/11/2016 Today's Wealthy Investor - Optimist or Pessimist The practice of investing carries with it an implied optimism that the investments will increase the investor’s worth.But the markets fluctuate on the level of optimism or pessimism prevalent among individual and institutional investors.Spectrem’s monthly Millionaire Investor Confidence Index and the Spectrem Affluent Investor Confidence Index (SAICI) regularly measure the attitudes ... Log in to view full article. If you already have a subscription, please log in with your email address and password. User Name (Email Address): Password: Forgot your password? Click here to have your password emailed to you. To purchase a premium subscription, please use the links below. One-year premium subscription with unlimited access to all articles including reprint rights (see terms and conditions) for $2,000.00. Monthly subscription (3 month minimum) with unlimited access to all articles including reprint rights (see terms and conditions) for $195/mo.