AAII Journal Editor Charles Rotblut explains to Chuck Jaffe of MarketWatch why Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI) 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...

Over the past three months the stock market has continued its upward climb despite the dangers on the horizon. The Model Fund Portfolio is up 17.4% year-to-date but lags the S&P 500 index as measured by Vanguard 500 Index fund (VFINX), which is up 19.7%. As we mentioned previously,...

AAII Journal Editor Charles Rotblut Editor explains to Chuck Jaffe of MarketWatch why Southern Company (SO) is his “Buy 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...

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

Date: Monday, January 27, 2014 Topic: Improving Your Odds of Investment Success Speaker: Derek James Hoggett, Co-Founder and CIO, Investa Asset Management LLC Thirty years of active investment management has produced methods to understand the misconceptions and myths about investing....

Date: Saturday, January 25, 2014 Topic: The Hidden Investment Genius of John Maynard Keynes Speaker: John F. Wasik, Financial Columnist, Reuters, and Author of “Keynes’ Way to Wealth” Warren Buffett, George Soros, David Swenson. What do these investment savants all have in...

Date: Saturday, January 25, 2014 Topic: What Do Financial Markets Know That Economists Are Not Telling Us? Speaker: Jonathan Lansner, Business Columnist, Orange County Register There has been a significant increase in the U.S. equity market in 2013 with the Dow passing 16000 and...

One strategy of investing calls for identifying key catalysts of future growth and selecting the stocks best poised to benefit. It sounds appealing, especially when you consider the gains in companies that were able to take advantage of new industries or significant shifts in existing...

The IRS’s required minimum distributions are easy to follow and with a little modification can set the basis for a more optimal withdrawal strategy. Read more ...

An annuity is attractive if you expect to live beyond normal life expectancy, but a lump sum may be better if you have other sources of income. Read more ...