The Beach House
After twenty years in practice, I cannot think of any one concept that has generated more passion, fury,...
The Melt Up
What do you call a stock market where prices only seem to go up no matter what?
Choosing the best mutual fund
How can you know if you’re choosing a winning mutual fund? Mutual fund advertisements are the...
Stupid math tricks with investment returns
“Money makes money. And the money that money makes, makes money” - Benjamin Franklin
What we talk about when we talk about risk
"A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every...
Stock market thrills
Little storms like the "Brexit" are an inevitable part of investing.
Simple, not easy
What limits our ability to get what we seek?
Investing without faith
What is the opposite of religion? I had to think about this the other day. In a discussion with a...
People who shouldn’t hire me, part 1: the market beater
In many industries and professions, a practitioner is advised to describe his ideal client, and try to...
The market staggers forward
If you are not already reading his blog, you should make a point to read Barry Ritholtz’s Sunday...