Investing, retirement, markets, and other personal finance insights from a Fiercely Independent Fiduciary™
A historical look at how market indices have performed during or after a US presidential election.
Has index investing distorted markets? Will it continue to be a good investment style in the future?
Why diversify? Do I need to own more than an S&P 500 index fund?
Do alternative investments have a place in a diversified portfolio? G/P/S Investing™ suggests these assets may not have benefits for reducing volatility or increasing returns.
Can we predict the market returns of countries?
What does it mean for your portfolio when the "Dow rallies (falls) 500 points"?
What is a yield curve, and why are stock investors interested in its shape?
Why have investors not realized a premium from value investing in recent years? Should we be concerned?
What is the average rate of return we should expect? How often has the market actually delivered that average?
Investment fads come and go, but should we follow them?
What can we learn from the history of midterm elections and financial market returns?
How should our portfolio strategy compensate for inflation?