The AAII Journal

January 2000 Issue

Features »

Discount Broker Survey 2000: A Guide to Commissions and Services

thumbnail for Discount Broker Survey 2000: A Guide to Commissions and Services Feature: AAII's annual guide looks at the current trends in discount brokers and provides a comparison of commissions, fees, and services.

 

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The MACD: A Combo of Indicators for the Best of Both Worlds

thumbnail for The MACD: A Combo of Indicators for the Best of Both Worlds Technical Analysis: The moving average convergence/divergence, better known as the MACD, combines the characteristics of the trend-following moving average with an oscillator, which is more responsive in choppy markets.

 

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The Election Cycle and Next Year's Stock Market

thumbnail for The Election Cycle and Next Year's Stock Market Opinion: Is the election-year cycle theory meaningful or just a statistical game? You can make a reasonable argument for it, but specific events during a given year will have a much greater market impact.

 

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Successful Stock Strategies: What Worked Best on Wall Street

thumbnail for Successful Stock Strategies: What Worked Best on Wall Street Stock Screening: Large cap, growth, and technology were the strong segments in 1999. The performance of these segments is reflected in the performance of the stock screens we have been tracking, which include well-known and successful investment pros.

 

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An Interview With William J. Nasgovitz, Portfolio Manager, Heartland Value Fund

thumbnail for An Interview With William J. Nasgovitz, Portfolio Manager, Heartland Value Fund Feature: Stocking with small-cap value in a large-cap growth bull market.

 

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What You Need to Know About Investing in Closed-End Funds

thumbnail for What You Need to Know About Investing in Closed-End Funds Mutual Funds: Because of their quirks, closed-end funds turn off many individuals, but they also offer many opportunities for disciplined investors who understand what they are buying.

 

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Setting Up a Living Trust: How to Find the Right Attorney

thumbnail for Setting Up a Living Trust: How to Find the Right Attorney Estate Planning: A living trust must be set up properly in order to function as intended. Although standardized forms simplify the process, an estate planning attorney experienced with living trusts is a necessity.

 
Cover Article »

Discount Broker Survey 2000: A Guide to Commissions and Services

Feature: AAII's annual guide looks at the current trends in discount brokers and provides a comparison of commissions, fees, and services.

Cover Article »

The MACD: A Combo of Indicators for the Best of Both Worlds

Technical Analysis: The moving average convergence/divergence, better known as the MACD, combines the characteristics of the trend-following moving average with an oscillator, which is more responsive in choppy markets.

Cover Article »

The Election Cycle and Next Year's Stock Market

Opinion: Is the election-year cycle theory meaningful or just a statistical game? You can make a reasonable argument for it, but specific events during a given year will have a much greater market impact.

Cover Article »

Successful Stock Strategies: What Worked Best on Wall Street

Stock Screening: Large cap, growth, and technology were the strong segments in 1999. The performance of these segments is reflected in the performance of the stock screens we have been tracking, which include well-known and successful investment pros.

Cover Article »

An Interview With William J. Nasgovitz, Portfolio Manager, Heartland Value Fund

Feature: Stocking with small-cap value in a large-cap growth bull market.

Cover Article »

What You Need to Know About Investing in Closed-End Funds

Mutual Funds: Because of their quirks, closed-end funds turn off many individuals, but they also offer many opportunities for disciplined investors who understand what they are buying.

Cover Article »

Setting Up a Living Trust: How to Find the Right Attorney

Estate Planning: A living trust must be set up properly in order to function as intended. Although standardized forms simplify the process, an estate planning attorney experienced with living trusts is a necessity.


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