The AAII Journal

August 2016 Issue

Editor's Note »

Editor's Note

thumbnail for Editor's Note Over our investing life-spans, we will see headlines that shock, sadden and anger us. It’s an unfortunate aspect of humanity. Yet it is part of our job as investors not to let our feelings about these events influence our portfolio decisions.

 

Features »

The Individual Investor’s Guide to Exchange-Traded Funds 2016

thumbnail for The Individual Investor’s Guide to Exchange-Traded Funds 2016 Detailed return information and data on 473 exchange-traded products, including an overview of the current trends in the ETF industry.

 

Stock Strategies »

Analyzing a Stock by Its Dividend and Shareholder Yield

Both dividends and stock buybacks can be used to assess a stock’s attractiveness; higher relative shareholder yields have historically led to better stock returns.

 

AAII Model Portfolios »

Model Fund Portfolio: Introducing the Level3 Passive Portfolio

thumbnail for Model Fund Portfolio: Introducing the Level3 Passive Portfolio The new Level3 Passive Portfolio is an ETF portfolio comprising funds that should have returns higher than the S&P 500 over the long run.

 
Departments