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 The February 2017 issue of the AAII Journal contains the updated Individual Investor’s Guide to the Top Mutual Funds. This valuable member benefit included 728 in the print version, while online there is information covering nearly 1,600 funds. AAII members that are...

 Weekly Market Summary Fiscal and monetary policy, as well as employment data, guided the market this week. Comments from President Donald Trump promising the release of a “phenomenal” tax announcement in the next “two or three weeks” sent shares soaring to new all-time...

  Having been born and raised in Michigan and being a lifelong Michigan Wolverines fan, I was beyond thrilled to see Tom Brady and the New England Patriots’ improbable comeback in Super Bowl LI. What makes it truly remarkable is that, according to ESPN Stats and Information,...

  This week I subbed in for Charles Rotblut on the weekly radio show MoneyLife with Chuck Jaffe. Each week Charles chooses a “buy of the week” and a “sell of the week” and provides some editorial guidance on his reasoning. In order to prepare for the interview,...

  The percentage of individual investors describing their short-term market outlook as “neutral” is at its highest level since the election, according to the AAII Sentiment Survey. Pessimism fell, while optimism bounced back over last week. Bullish sentiment, expectations...

 This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles:   Mutual Fund & ETF Screeners Mutual funds, as well as exchange-traded funds (ETFs), hold several advantages over buying and managing an individual stock portfolio. As we...

  AAII associate financial analyst and editor of Computerized Investing, Jaclyn McClellan explains to Chuck Jaffe of MarketWatch why Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) is her “Sell of the Week” for February 8, 2017, on the MoneyLife Radio Program. MoneyLife is a daily personal...

  AAII associate financial analyst and editor of Computerized Investing, Jaclyn McClellan explains to Chuck Jaffe of MarketWatch why CVS Health (CVS) is her “Buy of the Week” for February 7, 2017, on the MoneyLife Radio Program. MoneyLife is a daily personal finance show...

 Feature Article: The Individual Investor’s Guide to the Top Mutual Funds 2017 The online version of our annual mutual fund guide has all new features, including reports for each fund. In This Issue: Briefly Noted Cognitive Aging Creates Financial Obstacles Strategies for...

  A little over a week ago President Trump signed an executive order to keep refugees from entering the country for 120 days and immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim nations out for three months. The countries affected are Iran, Iraq, Syria, Sudan, Libya, Yemen and Somalia....