A prime example of why I do my own analysis rather than listening to other pros. As recently as Davos, Ray Dalio (largest fund manager out there) basically said that people should feel stupid for holding cash during a time like this. Now, it looks like his opinion is starting to flip. https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-02-14/bridgewater-betting-stock-market-disaster
Trading seems fun, exciting, exhilarating, etc. so it has a lot of draw to it. And many people won't dig deeper than the euphoric emotion that they feel. However, trading is MUCH harder than investing. And much of the industry is bent towards getting you to trade rather than invest.