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Graham Enterprising Investor Screen
A value approach that seeks to reduce the risk of misjudgment and searches for bargain stocks that are out of favor with the market.
Five Warning Signs of Financial Fraud
The SEC recently listed five red flags investors should watch out for, including claims of high return with little or no risk.
July Letters to the Editor
Members speak out on how much stock to hold in retirement, using YOI to measure value, and the Shiller interview on market bubbles.
Selecting a Valuation Method to Determine a Stock’s Worth
Guidance on when it makes sense to compare a stock’s price to fundamental factors or other companies, and when a stock’s absolute value should be calculated instead.
Top AAII Articles
This annual report, required by the SEC, offers insight into a company’s business and the potential risks shareholders may face.
Long-term care annuities, confinement care raiders and Medicare-compliant annuities can help cover the costs of long-term care.
Contrarians don’t take the opposite view of the consensus, but think differently, act independently and question assumptions.
Valuations for growth companies with limited histories can be performed with this six-step method, but it requires making assumptions about the future.
The AAII Investor Sentiment Survey measures members who are bullish, bearish, and neutral for the next six months.
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AAII Model Portfolios
Throughout the year, AAII updates you on the holdings, performance and investment strategy behind our research portfolios.
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AAII Stock Screens
Sign Up to Receive Local Chapter Meeting Invites
AAII Local Chapters offer investment education to members in a "person to person" social setting located in your own community.Recent meetings have included:
"Nest-Egg Survival: Investing and Spending in Retirement"
Maria Crawford Scott, Former editor, AAII Journal "Today's Investment Outlook"
Sam Stovall, Chief investment strategist, S&P Equity Research Services
"The Importance of Tax Diversification: What You Need to Know"
Christine Fahlund, senior financial planner, T. Rowe Price, Inc.
Retirement Planning: Misconceptions About Life in Retirement
"Some people spend more time planning a two-week vacation than they do retirement planning."
Retirement is a passage from one lifestyle to another. One way to think of the term "retire" is by placing a hyphen between the 'e' and the 't' and creating a new term—re-tire: To put on new treads.
Those who take the voyage seriously and do the right kind of retirement planning usually have a smoother trip and more fun.
Discussions with seasoned retirees indicate that there are many myths and misconceptions about retirement. Often you will hear these myths stated as fact. Here are some of the most common ones.Read More »