Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Sin Stocks Are Profitable

A look at factor-based analyses of the sin stock premium.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Underperformance Can Mean More Risk

Managers looking to compensate for poor performance can take on extra risk.

Index Investor Corner

Allan Roth: This Is My Brain On Bitcoin

Lessons from my financial high from buying bitcoin months ago.

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Swedroe: When Skill Is Factor Exposures

Active managers have little skill, but lots of incentive to load up on historically rewarded factor exposures.

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Swedroe: Momentum Rooted In Earnings

Research indicates price momentum driven by earnings acceleration.

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Swedroe: Distinctive Hedge Funds Still Lag

Unique approaches don’t improve hedge fund performance.

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Swedroe: Don’t Write Off Value

Long periods of underperformance are inevitable. Have the discipline to ride them out.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: An Economy Held Hostage

How special interests stay on top through policymaking.