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American Depositary Receipts
An American depositary receipt (ADR) represents shares of a non-U.S. publicly traded company and is traded on the U.S. exchanges...
Using Book Value to Judge a Stock’s Worth
The price-to-book-value ratio is a popular valuation measure among value investors, though most combine it with additional indicators.
Debunking Stock Investing Myths
Avoiding these seven myths can make a substantial difference in your wealth.
Top AAII Articles
April 29 is the deadline for the “file and suspend” strategy for Social Security benefits. Learn more about these impending changes.
A set of easy-to-calculate formulas can reveal how much a bond’s price will change in reaction to an increase or decrease in yield.
Contrarians don’t take the opposite view of the consensus, but think differently, act independently and question assumptions.
Opportunities abound among micro-cap stocks in the Model Shadow Stock Portfolio.
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 »