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.

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The Value of Security Analysis

As children, we are taught that the joy should come from the effort, not necessarily from the result. In investing, it's the results that matter.

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If It Looks To Good To Be True...

Remember that banks don't give away money for free; why prinicipal protection deals aren't all they're cracked up to be.

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Isn't That Precious?

Are precious metal equities worth the bother? Swedroe examines the data.

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Selecting an Advisor You Can Trust

Education doesn’t have to be expensive, but ignorance can cost you dearly.

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Lessons From 2005

Even with a crystal ball in hand, divining the direction of the market is not as easy as you might think. 2005 is living proof.

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Turning Silk into Sows Ears

Investors relentlessly demonstrate their ability to chase returns right over the next cliff.

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Fashions And Investment Folly

Why otherwise intelligent investors fall prey to the herd mentality and act in other irrational ways that are contrary to their interests.

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The Conventional Wisdom: Playing the Loser’s Game

As the statistics continue their grim telling, active investors refuse to set down their rose-colored glasses.

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Bill Miller a Fading Star?

Past results are not guarantee of future of performance when it comes to active management