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First of all, you don't have to confine your short-selling operations to “bear markets.” Many short-selling opportunities arise during short- to intermediate-term market corrections. After all, the reality is that when the market indexes and leading stocks first roll over from their peaks, you have absolutely no idea whether you are starting a short-term or intermediate-term market correction or a more substantial bear market. As well, you have no idea how deep or how long the bear market or correction will carry. We've seen how even the most seasoned and experienced investors cannot gauge with exact precision where one is in the bear cycle, much less when the actual and final bottom is firmly in p...