May 16, 2013
While the industry awaits a new synthesis, investors stand to profit from unexploited opportunities.
April 29, 2013
Why it's key to adjust your expectations to the new economic environment.
April 18, 2013
A more diversified roster of liquid asset classes could move investors toward better returns than hoped-for hedge fund alpha.
March 27, 2013
Avoiding investment organizations with a culture of blame may be advisable, as they are likely very bad at statistics.
February 28, 2013
Investors would be wise to bank some of their outsized 2012 gains.
January 25, 2013
Pursuing knowledge won’t always lead to superior investment performance, but it’s better than making decisions from ignorance.
December 31, 2012
Remember, forecasts come in only two flavors—lucky or wrong.
November 16, 2012
Unless we change our policies to encourage immigration, employment and investment, our new normal growth rate will be 1%.
October 22, 2012
Investors need to ensure they shift their asset allocation as regimes change.
September 25, 2012
No strategy can make up for inadequate savings or premature retirement.
August 28, 2012
How relative and absolute risk investors can improve the structure of their equity portfolios.
July 24, 2012
Why investors are poorly suited for managing long-term returns.
June 26, 2012
Rather than passively play the house’s game, investors need to take certain steps to tilt the odds back in their favor.
May 31, 2012
Investors need courage to stick with the profitable strategy through both the good times and the bad.
April 25, 2012
As investors look to change priorities with relatively constrained risk budgets, low-volatility equities could help ease the transition.
March 29, 2012
Gaining perspective on the consequences of high government debt levels.
February 29, 2012
Adding a third ‘pillar’ of inflation protection can strengthen investors’ attempts to avoid a future of diminishing prosperity.
February 01, 2012
Failures of a few can have dramatic impact on the survivors’ ability to deliver handsome profits and excess returns.
August 09, 2011
The S&P downgrade was the first of a number of 'inevitabilities' for the world's largest economy.
February 28, 2011
There's no room for error in an era of 5 percent projected long-term equity returns.
When ETF-friendly advisors give advice to prospects, it’s worth noting what they shouldn’t say.
How is defining smart beta tricky? Let us count the ways.
Companies do better when founders control the lion's share of corporate voting power.
Do negative earnings show up in an ETF’s price-to-earnings ratio? It depends on who you ask.