A premium subscription is required to access this article. Article Date: 02/19/2018 President's Blog - When Investors Believe, Should Advisors Stop Them? Enthusiasm, in general, is a good trait to have. Enthusiasm can lead to action and activity, and it can be infectious. It’s certainly better than pessimism and lethargy. The stock market thrives on enthusiasm. The stock market is a speculative mechanism, and speculation in the stock market comes from the belief that ... 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. CLICK TO VIEW Terms and Conditions I ACCEPT You must accept the 'Terms and Conditions' before purchasing this product.