A Simple Way to Vastly Improve Your Investment Performance: This tongue-in-cheek letter was written by Jim O'Shaughnessy who is the Chairman and CEO of O'Shaughnessy Asset Management (OSAM). Jim is the author of four books on investing, including What Works on Wall Street, a … [Read more...] about What Works on Wall Street by Jim O’Shaughnessy
What a year it has been – and as if Covid-19 and the election were not enough, there’s been new legislation impacting retirement plans and taxable investment accounts. Despite the legislative changes, you can still increase your savings and possibly lower your 2020 taxes. And there are new ways to … [Read more...] about Actions to Consider Before 2020 Ends
Whether you’ve been investing for decades or are just getting started, at some point on your investment journey you’ll likely ask yourself some of the questions below. Trying to answer these questions may be intimidating but know that you’re not alone. Know that we are here to help as your … [Read more...] about Key Questions for the Long-Term Investor
The anticipation building up to elections often brings with it questions about how financial markets will respond. But the outcome of an election is only one of many inputs to the market. Our interactive exhibit examines market and economic data for nearly 100 years of US presidential terms and … [Read more...] about How Much Impact Does the President Have on Stocks?
This is the number 1 question I currently receive when people learn what I do for a living. Is the Stock Market Divorced From Reality? This guest post is written by Weston Wellington of Dimensional Fund Advisors. It does an excellent job of answering this question by giving an explanation of the … [Read more...] about Is the Stock Market Divorced From Reality?
Well, what an interesting year this has been. You know it is not a good year when the year itself has become a punch phrase for negativity - as in, "that is so 2020". The combination of the coronavirus hitting both our physical health as well as our financial health added to the stress all of us … [Read more...] about Investment Lessons Learned in 2020