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Cash Rich Firms Screen
This strategy finds companies with a high proportion of cash to their share price.
Seven Rookie Retiree Mistakes to Avoid
These seven key missteps are among the biggest mistakes people make during their first year of retirement.
March Letters to the Editor
AAII members comment on the mutual fund guide, technical analysis, life insurance and long-term care insurance.
Panel Advises Against Mandated Spreads for Small-Cap Stocks
A proposed pilot program to test wider bid-ask spreads could harm individual investors, says an SEC committee.
Top AAII Articles
An estimate of a dividend-paying stock’s fair value can be calculated using accessible data and assumptions with this model.
A look at Keynes’ evolution from a spectator to a successful value investor and, eventually, the godfather of behavioral finance.
Computerized Investing is being re-launched as a monthly electronic service with a new design, new content and new features.
Investors should emphasize making the correct asset allocation and diversification decisions, taking into account personal, financial and family factors.
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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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 »