Larry Swedroe

Larry Swedroe is a principal and the director of research for Buckingham Strategic Wealth, an independent member of the BAM Alliance. Previously, he was vice chairman of Prudential Home Mortgage.

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Swedroe: Hazards Of Individual Stocks

Most stocks underperform, which is why diversification matters.

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Swedroe: Active Even Fails Institutions

Despite lower fees, institutional active funds still underperform indexes.

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Swedroe: Beyond Efficient Markets

MIT professor Andrew Lo’s adaptive markets hypothesis considers investor irrationality.

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Swedroe: Active Falls Short With Bonds, Too

Despite one CIO’s claims, actively managed bond strategies still fail to outperform passive approaches.

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Swedroe: Fundamentals Vs. Price

Fundamental momentum may be just as robust a factor as price momentum.

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Swedroe: Volatility As A Strategy

A look at evidence around the volatility risk premium.

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Swedroe: Issuing Securities Hurts Returns

Frequent and large issuers of stocks and bonds don’t offer much by way of performance.

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Swedroe: Grading The Forecasters

Unsurprisingly, a review of forecasts by top gurus revealed disappointing accuracy levels.

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Swedroe: Why Small Value Stocks Top VC Funds

Higher risk doesn’t translate to higher rewards.