AAII Journal November 2016 Issue Now Available

The November 2016 AAII Journal is Now Available Online.   Feature Article:┬áCompetition Has Made Indexing a Winner’s Game Better analysis, more trading and more professional investors have made it even easier to lose at active investing, and win by indexing.     Also in This Issue: Portfolio Strategies: Conversations on Picking Good Stocks and Funds…

 

Market Volatility Offers Chance for Tax-Loss Harvesting

This year has seen a spike in market volatility. While this may have made for some sleepless nights among investors, Charles Reinhard points out at InvestmentNews.com that this same volatility is offering investors an opportunity for year-end tax-loss harvesting. Tax-loss harvesting is a strategy whereby an investor sells assets for a loss to offset the…

 

Tax-Loss Harvesting

In a recent article for Financial-Planning.com, Kimberly Foss discusses the basics of tax-loss harvesting, something many investors may be facing as┬áthe end of the year draws near. Tax-loss harvesting occurs when an investor sells a position for a loss. These losses can first be used to offset any gains they generated for the current year….