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Reader Mailbag: “I wanted to know your opinion on trading online with the aid of robots. Are they really successful in earning money trading stocks, or is there a better way?”

What you’re referring to, Wade, is essentially algorithmic trading. You’re using a defined set of rules to mechanically trade stocks when you trade stocks like this. Using defined sets of rules, though, doesn’t change the fact that you’re dancing in and out of a stock market that’s compounded at almost 10% over the last 100 years…