MoneyLife Radio Sell of the Week: Facebook Inc. (FB)

AAII Journal Editor Charles Rotblut explains to Chuck Jaffe why Facebook Inc. (FB) is his “Sell of the Week” for October 9, 2018, 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 to lead the MoneyLife. Audio url: Sell of…

 

The October 2018 AAII Journal is Now Available Online

COVER ARTICLE Getting the Same Return With Less Risk: The Power of Factors By Larry Swedroe, Charles Rotblut, CFA Using factors to diversify a portfolio can pull in extreme annual returns without lowering long-term expected returns.     Editor’s Note By Charles Rotblut, CFA Two articles this month tackle the issue of how to manage…

 

MoneyLife Radio Sell of the Week: Tesla Inc. (TSLA)

AAII Journal Editor Charles Rotblut explains to Chuck Jaffe why Tesla Inc. (TSLA) is his “Sell of the Week” for October 2, 2018, 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 to lead the MoneyLife. Audio url: Sell of…

 

Increasingly, Just One Analyst Is Behind a Stock’s Long-Term Earnings Forecast

Based on casual analysis, it seems there has been a decline in the number of analysts making long-term earnings forecasts on publicly traded stocks. When the subject was raised during a regular portfolio review meeting, we lacked the evidence to support or debunk this hunch. So, using AAII’s Stock Investor Pro stock screening and database…

 

MoneyLife Radio Buy of the Week: PCM Inc. (PCMI)

AAII Journal Editor Charles Rotblut explains to Chuck Jaffe why PCM Inc. (PCMI) is his “Buy of the Week” for September 25, 2018, 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 to lead the MoneyLife. Audio url: Buy of…

 

MoneyLife Radio Sell of the Week: Express Scripts Holding Co. (ESRX)

AAII Journal Editor Charles Rotblut explains to Chuck Jaffe why Express Scripts Holding Co. (ESRX) is his “Sell of the Week” for September 18, 2018, 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 to lead the MoneyLife. Audio url:…

 

Mr. Market Has Reverted Back to a Calm State

On Tuesday, The Wall Street Journal observed in its morning briefing that “The S&P 500 has gone 53 trading days without a move of 1% in either direction, the longest such streak since January.” As of today’s close, the streak now stands at 56 days. This is just the fifth time in five years that…

 

MoneyLife Radio Buy of the Week: Principal Financial Group Inc. (PFG)

AAII Journal Editor Charles Rotblut explains to Chuck Jaffe why Principal Financial Group Inc. (PFG) is his “Buy of the Week” for September 11, 2018, 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 to lead the MoneyLife. Audio url:…

 

Helpful Steps My Late Father-in-Law Took

Special note: This commentary originally ran in March 2017. I received more feedback about it than any other Investor Update column I’ve written over the past eight years. Since many of you found it helpful and I’m out of the office this week, I decided to republish it. My father-in-law passed last week. Les was…