The Trouble with Timing

Posted by on Sep 17, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on The Trouble with Timing

Timing the market is perennially tempting, but the odds are stacked badly against anyone who tries it.

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You Can Time The Market, Just Not All The Time

Posted by on Sep 17, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on You Can Time The Market, Just Not All The Time

Howard Marks has made a few market calls in his day, but warns that it’s harder than it looks.

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When You Lose 99.9%, You’ve Lost More Than Money

Posted by on Sep 10, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on When You Lose 99.9%, You’ve Lost More Than Money

During the financial crisis, countless investors lost their faith in financial markets—and never got it back.

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Mutual Funds Just Can’t Seem to Stop Slipping Up

Posted by on Sep 3, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on Mutual Funds Just Can’t Seem to Stop Slipping Up

A big tax hit, an SEC sanction and a split that’s bananas. And that was just in August.

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“The First Totally Honest Stock Market Story”

Posted by on Aug 27, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Books, Featured, Posts | Comments Off on “The First Totally Honest Stock Market Story”

The article on today’s trading that I wish I could say I had written myself.

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Dear Investor, That Cocky Voice in Your Head Is Wrong

Posted by on Aug 27, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on Dear Investor, That Cocky Voice in Your Head Is Wrong

The findings from the field of behavioral economics apply to everyone. Especially you.

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Merrill Lynch Joins Brigade Downplaying Money-Market Mutual Funds

Posted by on Aug 24, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Books, Featured, Posts | Comments Off on Merrill Lynch Joins Brigade Downplaying Money-Market Mutual Funds

Clients’ uninvested cash now will be automatically routed to bank deposits.

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No, Stocks Aren’t Cheap, but Don’t Act Rashly

Posted by on Aug 24, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on No, Stocks Aren’t Cheap, but Don’t Act Rashly

What long-term investors should do amid hazards that might make the stock market crash.

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The End of Quarterly Reporting? Not Much to Cheer About

Posted by on Aug 20, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on The End of Quarterly Reporting? Not Much to Cheer About

Investors are still likely to overreact to disappointments, while it’s not clear whether less reporting will change corporate behavior.

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How Your Brokers Can Make 10 Times More on Your Cash Than You Do

Posted by on Aug 6, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on How Your Brokers Can Make 10 Times More on Your Cash Than You Do

It pays to pay attention to what your brokerage is doing with your cash.

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