Scary-sounding descriptions of the market’s state never cease to surface during periods of uncertainty. The latest term I’ve heard is the “ultimate death cross.” This chart formation, used by Societe Generale strategist Albert Edwards, occurs when a 50-month moving average...

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“The Indomitable Investor” by Steven Sears and “Winning With ETF Strategies” by Max Isaacman are reviewed. Read more » ...

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Many investors have sought shelter from the stock market storm in more mature dividend-paying companies, since the income from these firms provides at least some positive return in an otherwise bleak environment. Clearly, dividend-seeking investors need to evaluate the dividend...

Bullish sentiment fell to nearly a two-year low in the latest AAII Sentiment Survey. Bullish sentiment, expectations that stock prices will rise over the next six months, plunged 8.0 percentage points to 22.2%. This is the lowest that optimism has been since August 26, 2010. It...

Retirement planning requires a clear-eyed analysis of future needs and income. Yet many individuals view retirement through rose-colored glasses. Here are some of the most common myths and how you can bring reality into focus. Read more » ...

AAII Journal Editor Charles Rotblut explains to Chuck Jaffe of MarketWatch why SuperValue (SVU) is his “Sell of the Week” on the MoneyLife Radio Program. MoneyLife is a daily personal finance show that sorts through the financial clutter to bring you the information you need...

This week’s AAII Weekly Features has been updated. View this week’s “Top AAII Articles” , “Featured Stock Screen ” and “Member Question”. Read more » ...

Burton Malkiel (BM): Basically, the concept is not that the market is random or capricious, really, just the opposite: that the market is quite efficient in reflecting new information and when news arises that’s true news, the market adjusts without delay. The true news is unpredictable—in...