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SentimentSurvey

  Pessimism among individual investors about the short-term direction of stock prices is at a two-month high in the latest AAII Sentiment Survey. Optimism fell to back below 30%, while neutral sentiment rebounded modestly. Bullish sentiment, expectations that stock prices will...

sell

 AAII Journal Editor Charles Rotblut explains to Chuck Jaffe of MarketWatch why Applied Industrial Technologies (AIT) is his “Sell of the Week” for August 24, 2016, on the MoneyLife Radio Program. MoneyLife is a daily personal finance show that sorts through the financial...

Digest

 This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles: Top 3 Sites for Consensus Analyst Estimates The editors of AAII’s Computerized Investing have compiled their list of the top sites for consensus analyst estimates. This time-saving...

buy

 AAII Journal Editor Charles Rotblut explains to Chuck Jaffe of MarketWatch why Interval Leisure Group (IILG) is his “Buy of the Week” for August 23, 2016, on the MoneyLife Radio Program. MoneyLife is a daily personal finance show that sorts through the financial clutter...

Special Question

 Many investors say that buying a stock, ETF or mutual fund is the easiest part of investing. The hard part comes when deciding when to sell. On the surface, selling a stock may be easier than selling a mutual fund or ETF because there are more quantitative variables to analyze–growth...

Investor Update

 To parents of my fellow Generation X members, as well as parents of Baby Boomers, we—your adult sons and daughters—want to hear from you. We want to know how your health is. We want to know how financially stable you are. We want to hear about any potential problems as...

Special Question

 This week’s Sentiment Survey special question asked AAII members for their opinion on the current pace of economic growth. More than one of three respondents (36%) describe economic growth as slow, weak or anemic. An additional 16% say economic growth is too slow and...

SentimentSurvey

  Optimism about the six-month direction of stock prices is at a five-week high in the latest AAII Sentiment Survey. Neutral sentiment fell and pessimism is slightly lower. Bullish sentiment, expectations that stock prices will rise over the next six months, jumped 4.3 percentage...

sell

 AAII Journal Editor Charles Rotblut explains to Chuck Jaffe of MarketWatch why Flowserve Corp. (FLS) is his “Sell of the Week” for August 17, 2016, on the MoneyLife Radio Program. MoneyLife is a daily personal finance show that sorts through the financial clutter to bring...

Digest

 This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles: The Truth About Top-Performing Mutual Fund Managers It’s only natural for investors to look at past performance when selecting managers of either mutual funds or separate accounts....