Financial Twitter Loses a Source of Humility and Wisdom, but Good Voices Remain

Posted by on Jul 21, 2019 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on Financial Twitter Loses a Source of Humility and Wisdom, but Good Voices Remain

An account called @Nonrelatedsense showed that some of the smartest minds in investing are learning, and having fun, on Twitter.

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The Only Thing the Smart Money Is Smart About

Posted by on Jul 13, 2019 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on The Only Thing the Smart Money Is Smart About

Professional investors are prone to the same mistakes as mom-and-pop types. They just get paid to make them.

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The Fireworks Over Share Buybacks Are Duds

Posted by on Jul 6, 2019 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on The Fireworks Over Share Buybacks Are Duds

Stock repurchases go back to the earliest days of the republic.

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What Yogi Berra Would Have Said About This Bull Market

Posted by on Jun 16, 2019 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on What Yogi Berra Would Have Said About This Bull Market

Market cycles tend to last for years, and major turning points are few. So how do we know if stocks are nearing a turning point?

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The Deal Hidden in Your 401(k)

Posted by on Jun 8, 2019 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on The Deal Hidden in Your 401(k)

For many investors, the Roth 401(k) offers some distinct advantages. But your plan administrator may not be steering you the right way.

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A New Rule Won’t Make Your Broker an Angel

Posted by on Jun 1, 2019 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on A New Rule Won’t Make Your Broker an Angel

All brokers and financial advisers have conflicts of interest. New regulations, no matter how well intended, can’t change that.

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Think Before You Fish for Bargains in Chinese Stocks

Posted by on May 27, 2019 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on Think Before You Fish for Bargains in Chinese Stocks

Crazy but true: Countries with faster-growing economies often produce lower—not higher—stock-market returns.

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Mr. Market Just Got Inside Your Head. Don’t Let Him Mess With You.

Posted by on May 19, 2019 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on Mr. Market Just Got Inside Your Head. Don’t Let Him Mess With You.

Investors should get used to big stock-price moves, like Monday’s 600-point drop in the Dow, because they’re here to stay.

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What Warren Buffett’s Teacher Would Make of Today’s Market

Posted by on May 11, 2019 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on What Warren Buffett’s Teacher Would Make of Today’s Market

Value stocks haven’t performed well for a long time. But Ben Graham’s lessons still matter.

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Dinner With Charlie: The World According to Mr. Munger

Posted by on May 5, 2019 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on Dinner With Charlie: The World According to Mr. Munger

Warren Buffett’s long-time business partner says one key to his success is that he’s ‘good at destroying my own best-loved ideas.’

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