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O’Shaughnessy Tiny Titans
Screens for micro-cap stocks with low price-to-sales ratios and strong price momentum.
A Checklist for Rolling Over a 401(k)
Following these steps can guide you into making the best decision on what to do with your 401(k) savings.
Why Momentum Strategies Can Crash
During the initial stage of a new bull market, momentum strategies lose their edge as past losers tend to be favored over past winners.
Diversification: A Failure of Fact or Expectation?
Diversification didn’t fail investors during the last bear market, but many investors did take on too much risk.
Top AAII Articles
Historical risk may be a reasonably good predictor of future risk, but past returns are a rotten predictor of future returns.
This overview of six common asset allocation approaches will help you determine which method will work best for your portfolio.
One stock was removed from the Shadow Stock Portfolio, plus returns and the portfolio notes have been updated.
An active manager's performance in one bear market is a poor guide to returns he or she will realize in subsequent bear markets.
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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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 »