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Stuart Ritter

author Image Stuart Ritter a certified financial planner, is a vice president of T. Rowe Price Investment Services Inc.

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Area of Expertise: personal finance

Stuart Ritter, a financial planner and assistant vice president of T. Rowe Price Investment Services, has been with the firm since 1998. Ritter currently helps design, build and implement guidance and advice services for T. Rowe Price’s investors. A frequent contributor to T. Rowe Price publications, he also has appeared on ABC News, Fox Business News, and National Public Radio and has been quoted by The Wall Street Journal, Money magazine, and various other national news organizations.

In addition to teaching a personal finance course in Johns Hopkins University’s Entrepreneurship and Management Program, Ritter has taught at Howard Community College and the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business. He holds a B.S. in electrical engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park, and an M.A. in political science from American University.

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  1. Retired Investor »

    Stocks: An Underappreciated Asset Class in Retiree Portfolios

    Even in retirement, it is important to maintain a large allocation to stocks.

    June 2015 | Journal

  2. Portfolio Strategies »

    A Balanced Approach: Less Risk, But Lower Potential Return

    Combining stocks and bonds reduces volatility by 40% over an all-stock portfolio, but reduces annualized returns by 13.7%.

    December 2011 | Journal