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.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Beware Of Investment Books

The 24/7 cycle of financial news and books on investment may sound important but, for the most part, they are best ignored.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Value Metrics Not All Equal

Value stocks often beat growth stocks, but there are different ways to measure value, Larry Swedroe says.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Momentum Investing Pays Off

Larry Swedroe dives into the numbers to check whether a momentum-focused fund is in fact delivering on the promise of momentum premium.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Wall St. Randomly Right Or Wrong

Market experts get it wrong a lot, and that’s why investors should ignore them.

Journal Of Indexes

On Magical Thinking And Investing*

Why the experts are so often wrong, and why investors don't want to know.

Index Investor Corner

Swedroe: Passive Investing Is The Way

Larry Swedroe carts out a star-studded lineup of voices to make the case for passive investing.

Journal Of Indexes

Wise Investing Made Simpler

An excerpt from Swedroe’s latest book for investors.

Features and News

Lessons From 2008

Investment takeaways worth applying in the new year.

Features and News

All That Glitters Isn't Gold

While gold's provided a positive real return over the long term, the price movement is too volatile to be an effective inflation hedge.