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: Perils Of Owning Individual Stocks

Diversification offers better outcomes than stock selection.

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Swedroe: Factor ETFs Raise Active Bar

Investors are comparing actively managed mutual funds to ETFs that capture desirable factors.

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Swedroe: How Volatility Affects Liquidity

A look at a study examining the role of liquidity providers.

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Swedroe: Explaining The Low Vol Anomaly

A new book breaks down the reasons behind the low-volatility anomaly.

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Swedroe: Complexity In Funds Will Cost You

The use of leverage, options and short sales can be a drag on returns.

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Swedroe: Important Changes In The Nature Of REITs

If REIT valuations remain unchanged, future returns are likely to prove disappointing.

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Swedroe: The Problems With Formulaic Value Investing

Blind faith in a quant strategy ignores the human value in due diligence.

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Swedroe: Forecasters Not Held Accountable

They are more about headlines than accuracy.

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Swedroe: Problems With The Factor Zoo

Many core factors don’t stand up to rigorous examination.