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Investors Win When Boring Beats Sexy (XLU)

Jun. 21, 2016, 10:00 am EDT – Higher investment risk leads to higher investment returns, right? It's a Wall Street axiom, and yet sometime those sexy names don't quite pan out... More 

Here’s How Your Non-Core Portfolio Should Look

Jun. 6, 2016, 10:02 am EDT – I've written about the role of a non-core portfolio, and here's a list of asset classes you can use for that role in your overall strategy More 

Should Correlations Drive Your Investment Decisions?

May. 11, 2016, 11:30 am EDT – Do stock market correlations matter? Statisticians measure the relationship between asset classes or investments, and those outcomes are a key to investments More 

Surprise! The Energy Sector Crushes Conventional Wisdom

May. 2, 2016, 11:30 am EDT – Never mind the abysmal first quarter earnings for the depressed energy sector. It doesn't matter. Price does, and these sector stocks are thriving More 

SunEdison Shareholders Were Zapped by SUNE Bankruptcy Filing

Apr. 23, 2016, 8:30 am EDT – SunEdison now joins the endless parade of defunct stock market ex-darlings like Enron. Here are some of the biggest ETF and fund losers More 

The Performance of Active Managers Keeps Getting Worse

Apr. 14, 2016, 12:00 pm EDT – John Bogle once quipped that if the data doesn't prove indexing wins, well, the data is wrong. This chart proves Bogle was indeed correct on both points More 

How the Globe’s Dullest Sector is Effortlessly Beating the S&P 500

Apr. 5, 2016, 11:00 am EDT – The utilities sector is the antithesis of high-flying tech stocks, however they are beating the S&P 500 by a wide margin. Here's why to hold utility stocks More 

Why “Saving More Money” Isn’t Always the Cure for Your Portfolio

Mar. 23, 2016, 12:00 pm EDT – Wall Street's remedy for fixing whatever problems in your investment portfolio is save more money. Making money is more complicated. Here's way to start More 

Portfolio Report Card: A $1.58 Million Portfolio with No Captain

Mar. 14, 2016, 11:30 am EDT – Has your financial advisor contacted you lately? Although markets have recovered from earlier losses, it's time to look over your portfolio again... More 

Why Being a Contrarian Investor Still Pays Off

Mar. 8, 2016, 10:37 am EDT – Being a contrarian investor takes gumption. You're buying assets hated by most investors, and at depressed prices. Here's why the strategy can still pay off... More