Allan Roth

Index Investor Corner

How A Small Foundation Trounced The Big Guys

The eventual conclusion of using the correct benchmarks.

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Where I Disagree With Warren Buffett

I say no to the S&P 500 Index fund and yes to bonds.

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How To Beat Bond ETF Returns Without More Risk

Brokered certificates of deposit offer as close as you can get to a free-lunch investment.

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Why ETFs Won’t Replace Mutual Funds

Fund flows out of mutual funds and into ETFs tell an incomplete story.

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Bernstein’s Passive Investing Assertion Worse Than Marxism

Is AllianceBernstein arguing it should be rewarded for subpar performance?

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The Contrarian Case For Stock Buybacks

Buybacks can be better than dividends for shareholders.

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Don’t Settle For Treasury Bond Interest

Brokered CDs are better options, paying nearly twice the yield.

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3 Key Investment Lessons From The GOP Primary

There are parallels between the Republican race and financial management.

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You Missed The Boat On Precious Metals

Think twice before buying precious metals equities now.