Don’t Expect Mean Reversion to Boost Your Returns

My poor groin…

As I
wrote a few months ago, I managed to pull my right groin muscle
playing soccer with some of the hypercompetitive South American fathers from my
son’s team.

Well, with a little rest, it healed. Or so I thought.

But while […] Continue Reading…

What to Do Now If You’re Losing Sleep Over the Stock Market

The following is an excerpt from What to Do Now If You’re Losing Sleep Over the Stock Market, originally published by Kiplinger’s.

As discussed ad nauseam in the financial press and in mutual fund literature, stocks “always” rise over the […] Continue Reading…

The 5 Best Investments You Can Make in 2019

The following is an excerpt from The 5 Best Investments You Can Make in 2019

Everyone is looking forward to 2019 if only because 2018 has been so ugly. But investors will have to mentally sturdy themselves: Before we can talk […] Continue Reading…

Ten 401k Moves to Make by New Year’s Day

I love this time of year.

It’s good that I’m not diabetic because my consumption of candy
canes, gingerbread cookies, hot chocolate and virtually anything else
you can think of that’s loaded with processed sugar goes through the
roof.

But between […] Continue Reading…

THIS Is Why We Hedge

The Dow dropped more than 500 points on Monday… only to finish the day in positive territory.Now, even a few months ago, a massive swing like that would have been news. It would have had investors swapping stories and […] Continue Reading…