Meet an Intrepid Stock-Market Sleuth. He Just Turned 19 Years Old.

Posted by on Jan 29, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on Meet an Intrepid Stock-Market Sleuth. He Just Turned 19 Years Old.

What happens when a college freshman digs very deep into a company’s finances.

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Sir Isaac Newton: Scientific Genius, Investing Fool

Posted by on Jan 26, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Featured, Posts | Comments Off on Sir Isaac Newton: Scientific Genius, Investing Fool

The physicist fell even harder than previously thought for one of the worst speculative bubbles of all time.

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Can We Be Brutally Honest About Investment Returns?

Posted by on Jan 22, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on Can We Be Brutally Honest About Investment Returns?

Pension funds have fantastical expectations of the market.

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Value Investor Klarman Watching for Stumbles Among ‘Unicorns’

Posted by on Jan 21, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Featured, Posts | Comments Off on Value Investor Klarman Watching for Stumbles Among ‘Unicorns’

How, asks value investor Seth Klarman, should investors cope with the accelerating pace of technological disruption?

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How to Lose 93% of Your Money… And Be Happy About It

Posted by on Jan 15, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on How to Lose 93% of Your Money… And Be Happy About It

It has been a disastrous 10 years for ‘short’ funds, but hopes of a market fall spring eternal.

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Massachusetts Seeks Sales-Practice Information From Discount Brokers

Posted by on Jan 14, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Featured, Posts | Comments Off on Massachusetts Seeks Sales-Practice Information From Discount Brokers

State regulator sent letters of inquiry to Fidelity, Charles Schwab and TD Ameritrade.

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Advisers at Leading Discount Brokers Win Bonuses to Push Higher-Priced Products

Posted by on Jan 13, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Featured, Posts | Comments Off on Advisers at Leading Discount Brokers Win Bonuses to Push Higher-Priced Products

At Fidelity, Schwab and TD Ameritrade, employees win extra pay and other incentives to put clients in products that are more lucrative for them, and the firm.

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The Velocity of Learning and the Future of Active Management

Posted by on Jan 8, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Featured, Posts | Comments Off on The Velocity of Learning and the Future of Active Management

The rise of index funds was made possible by years of strategic blundering by the people who run active funds.

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Four Things Sure to Happen in Markets During 2018

Posted by on Jan 8, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Columns, Featured | Comments Off on Four Things Sure to Happen in Markets During 2018

You can’t be certain about anything in this market, except this.

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The Tyranny of Style

Posted by on Jan 1, 2018 in Articles & Advice, Blog, Featured, Posts | Comments Off on The Tyranny of Style

A vintage article on the logical flaws of “the style police.”

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