Earnings Season: A Plan for the Madness

Earnings Season: A Plan for the Madness

Two weeks ago, Alcoa (AA) served up its Q4 results for the investing world to see. If the stock-investing world has an equivalent of the swallows coming back to Capistrano (which signals the arrival of spring) or Mardi Gras (which marks the beginning Lent),...
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Chasing Returns? Wrong? Please!

Clearly, it’s in the interests of full-service brokerages to discourage you from making your own investing decisions. They make their money from commissions for trading your account and fees for managing your money. And the more they can count on keeping you in standard...
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An Opportunity to Get Smarter and Richer

June 19, 2015 An Opportunity to Get Smarter and Richer “Knowledge itself is Power,” said Sir Francis Bacon in his 1597 Bacon’s Meditationes Sacrae, and I would venture to say, that phrase is even more important in today’s data-driven world. Imagine if we perfect...
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