Allan Roth

Index Investor Corner

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.

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Why Bigger Really Is Better For ETFs

There are some common traits among the biggest ETFs, and those are the reasons to focus on them.

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2 Market Myths In 2015 To Learn From This Year

Misleading headlines can mislead investors.

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Revisiting My Schwab Robo Portfolio

Some preliminary worries about allocation have come to fruition.