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The AAII Journal

July 2013 Issue

Editor's Note »

Editor’s Note

thumbnail for Editor’s Note One of the most common inquiries I hear from AAII members is where to find yield. The current environment has created a large, unquenched thirst for yield. Even with the increase in bond yields that started in late May, yields on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note were only at 2.31% at press time.

 

Portfolio Strategies »

Protect Your Capital: Never Chase High Yield

thumbnail for Protect Your Capital: Never Chase High Yield Buying high-yielding investments is a bet the market is wrong about the underlying risks. Find out what traits to look for in an income-producing investment.

 

Stock Strategies »

Investing’s Odd Couple: Value and Momentum

Combining both value and momentum characteristics can improve portfolio returns and reduce volatility.

 

First Cut »

Combining Value and Momentum

thumbnail for Combining Value and Momentum Low relative valuation ratios are combined with momentum indicators to find potentially winning stocks.

 

Stock Strategies »

The Art of Value Investing

A compilation of renown value investors sharing their insights on investing in turnarounds, deciding when to sell and avoiding overconfidence.

 

Trading Strategies »

Knowing When It’s Time to Sell

Charts can help investors determine when it is time to sell by showing whether a stock’s price has fallen below its recent trend of rising prices.

 

Portfolio Strategies »

Safe Withdrawal Rates and Certainty-Equivalent Spending

thumbnail for Safe Withdrawal Rates and Certainty-Equivalent Spending The size of initial withdrawal rates depends on a retiree’s willingness to accept both portfolio volatility and variability in his annual spending rates.

 

AAII Model Portfolios »

Three Different Ways to Follow the Model Shadow Stock Portfolio

thumbnail for Three Different Ways to Follow the Model Shadow Stock Portfolio The portfolio’s rules allow for variance in how it is followed. Plus, one new stock was added.

 
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Cover Articles »

Protect Your Capital: Never Chase High Yield

Buying high-yielding investments is a bet the market is wrong about the underlying risks. Find out what traits to look for in an income-producing investment.


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