AAII’s Top Articles for January 2016

Here are the Top 10 articles from AAII.com for January 2016 (based on unique page views):

These 16 ratios enable investors to compare the fiscal strength, profitability and efficiency of two or more companies.

Everyone wants to keep a pulse on the economy, but no one wants to wade through the massive volume of statistics. A look at the top 10 economic indicators can help you narrow your focus.

These 10 mistakes can derail well-intentioned estate plans and result in unintended consequences for your estate and your heirs.

There are no simple rules that will tell you when to sell a stock, but an in-depth understanding of what economic, industry, and firm fundamentals drive the price will better equip you for making decisions.

The tax code limits the deduction that can be taken for net capital losses, but it also allows losses to be offset by gains from assets other than investment securities.

The cash flow statement links the balance sheet and the income statement, showing how a company generated and spent its cash.

Your estate plan can both leave a lasting legacy of love and prevent disputes if a combination of psychology, good lawyering and common sense are used.

Starting a bond ladder creates income now and produces cash flow that can be used to reinvest if and when interest rates do rise.

The amount saved, the allocation followed and the withdrawal rate chosen all determine how much retirement income a portfolio can safely provide.

An analysis of nearly 31,000 trades found that successful professional investors all adopted the same habits of execution.

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