Charles Sizemore
Charles Sizemore (RSS)
Principal of Sizemore Capital

Charles Lewis Sizemore, CFA, is the chief investment officer of the investment firm Sizemore Capital Management.

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Recent Articles

Why Obama is Right About Brokers — This Time

Feb. 24, 2015, 1:01 pm EDT – President Obama is absolutely right in proposing that investors be made aware of how their broker or adviser is compensated and by forcing a higher fiduciary standard on brokers. More 

Could the Apple Watch Be a Marketing Flop?

Feb. 20, 2015, 10:25 am EDT – AAPL is ordering as many as 6 million of its high-end Apple Watch, the Edition, which it would sell for $4,000 to $10,000. But even it if flops, AAPL stock will be fine. More 

Why Retirees Should Never Invest in Annuities

Feb. 20, 2015, 9:41 am EDT – For most retirees, annuities are a very bad investment option. In most cases, investors have better options in ETFs or mutual funds. More 

Realty Income (O): A ‘Boring’ Dividend Stock With Solid Earnings

Feb. 19, 2015, 9:59 am EDT – Realty Income is not a sexy stock and it’s certainly not one to buy if you’re looking to get rich quick. But O stock is one of the few stocks anywhere in the world that you can really buy and hold forever. More 

Why Every Retirement Portfolio Needs Growth Stocks

Feb. 13, 2015, 9:13 am EDT – Investors instinctively cling to income stocks in retirement. But growth stocks play an important role, too. More 

VALX: A New Guru ETF That Mimics The All-Time Greats

Feb. 12, 2015, 1:06 pm EDT – VALX, unlike its peers, does not mine the 13F filings of famous investors. Instead, it picks stocks by imitating the strategies of famous investors. More 

Global Stock Values: Where to Park Your Cash for the Next Five Years

Feb. 11, 2015, 6:30 am EDT – In looking at CAPE data, U.S. stock values are looking pricey. But international stock values are very attractive. More 

GVAL: A Rebound Play on Europe and Emerging Markets

Feb. 6, 2015, 9:11 am EDT – GVAL has gotten off to a humble start. But in a market in which the U.S. has outpaced its foreign competitors for years, this ETF is an excellent, diversified rebound play on Europe and emerging markets. More 

Canadian Financials: Are These High Dividend Banks Worth a Look?

Feb. 4, 2015, 11:32 am EDT – Canadian stocks are down by nearly 20% from their late summer highs. But after the fall, many Canadian financials sport attractive dividend yields. More 

Apple Stock: This Dividend Stock Will Never Run Out of Cash

Feb. 3, 2015, 10:21 am EDT – Apple stock has the biggest cash hoard in history. AAPL is a dividend stock that will never run of out of cash. More