The Bourbon Boom: Is It Investable?

Bourbon whiskey lovers rejoice: Production of your poison of choice has risen to levels last seen in the 1970s.
For whiskey to legally meet the definition of “straight bourbon,” it must be aged a minimum of two years in new charred […] Continue Reading…

Mohnish Pabrai: “Dhandho. Heads I win; Tails I don’t lose much”

Great presentation by Mohnish Pabrai, one of my favorite investors and author of the Dhando Investor (see my review here).

I’m not sure I agree with Pabrai that Google (GOOG) is future proof, but then, I’ve consistently underestimated Google over the […] Continue Reading…

Choosing the Right Dividend ETF

Well, it happened — again. The 10-year Treasury fell all the way to 2.3% last week on a string of bad geopolitical news and mixed economic data. The last time yields were this low was June of last year, […] Continue Reading…

The 10 Investing Books You Should Be Reading This Summer

In honor of National Book Lovers Day this coming Saturday, Covestor put together a “top ten” list of books on investing, business and finance — as shared by portfolio managers on Covestor and members of the Covestor senior management […] Continue Reading…

Investing Like a Billionaire With the iBillionaire ETF

Investing like a billionaire is about to get a whole lot easier.  On August 1, the  Direxion iBillionaire Index ETF (IBLN) will begin trading.

The ETF — based on iBillionaire’s proprietary index — will run a portfolio of 30 of […] Continue Reading…