2008 AAII Journal Index of Articles

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For all of our print-based readers, we present below an index of all of the AAII Journal articles that appeared in their respective years, arranged by category.

Click on the links below to view the article index for the specific year:
2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007

Special Features

The Individual Investor's 2008 Exchange-Traded Fund Guide
   by Cara Scatizzi | October 2008

AAII's Best of the Net: 2008 Guide to the Top Investment Web Sites, 12th edition
   by AAII Staff | September 2008

Buying Straight From the Source: AAII's 2008 Direct Purchase Plan Guide
   by Cara Scatizzi | June 2008

2008 Discount Broker Guide
   by Jean Henrich | February 2008

AAII Model Portfolios

AAII Model ETF Portfolio Review and How to Take Advantage of ETFs
   by James B. Cloonan | November 2008

Results Not Yet Final, But So Far, Election-Year Returns Have Yet to Appear
   by James B. Cloonan | October 2008

Model Fund Portfolio Update and a Look at How Various Indexes Are Weighted
   by James B. Cloonan | August 2008

Shadow Stock Portfolio Update and the Disappointing Election-Year Market
   by James B. Cloonan | July 2008

ETFs Get Active: AAII's Model Portfolio and the Evolving Marketplace
   by James B. Cloonan | May 2008

Market Weakness Hits Model Shadow Stock Portfolio
   by James B. Cloonan | April 2008

Sub-Par Performance by Market in Pre-Election Year Drama
   by James B. Cloonan | February 2008

2007 Proves Underwhelming for Small Caps and Value Stocks
   by James B. Cloonan | January 2008

Stock Screens

David Dreman's Contrarian Strategy: Profiting From the Market's "Mistakes"
   by Wayne A. Thorp | November 2008

The Philip Fisher Approach to Screening Common Stocks for Uncommon Profits
   by Wayne A. Thorp | October 2008

The Warren Buffett Way of Finding Excellent Firms at Attractive Prices
   by Wayne A. Thorp | September 2008

Sorting Out the Winners in the Low Price-to-Book Stock Universe
   by Wayne A. Thorp | August 2008

The Election-Year Effect: For Now, 2008 Stock Market Bucks the Trend
   by Wayne A. Thorp | July 2008

Using DRPs: An Approach Focused on Value With Downside Protection
   by Wayne A. Thorp | June 2008

Martin Zweig's Winning Approach to Investing in Long-Term Growth Stocks
   by Wayne A. Thorp | May 2008

Ralph Wanger's Survival Guide to Investing in Small-Cap Stocks
   by Wayne A. Thorp | April 2008

Investing in Proven Growth Using CAN SLIM Revised
   by Wayne A. Thorp | February 2008

Master Strategists for 2007: AAII's Top Stock Screens
   by Wayne A. Thorp | January 2008

Bonds

Turmoil in the Marketplace: What's Going on With Municipals?
   by Annette Thau | May 2008

How to Buy Individual Bonds: A Fixed-Income Toolkit
   by Stan Richelson | February 2008

First Cut

The First Cut: Cash-Rich Firms
   by John Bajkowski | November 2008

The First Cut: Momentum Stocks With Positive Earnings Surprises
   by John Bajkowski | October 2008

The First Cut: Stocks With Low Accrual Ratios
   by John Bajkowski | September 2008

The First Cut: Real Dogs: Pet-Care Stocks
   by John Bajkowski | August 2008

The First Cut: Dividend Achievers
   by John Bajkowski | July 2008

The First Cut: Using Enterprise Value to Locate Bargains
   by John Bajkowski | June 2008

The First Cut: S&P 500 Stocks With High Payout Ratios & Below-Average P/Es
   by John Bajkowski | May 2008

The First Cut: Declining Total Assets and Positive Earnings Surprises
   by John Bajkowski | April 2008

The First Cut: Positive Surprises With Below-Average P/Es
   by John Bajkowski | January 2008

Hot Links

Web Sites for Exchange-Traded Funds
   by AAII Staff | October 2008

Commodities Trading
   by AAII Staff | May 2008

Mortgage and Refinancing Tips
   by AAII Staff | April 2008

Insurance Products

Insurance Products and Taxes: Keeping Uncle Sam at Bay
   by Peter Katt | June 2008

Investment Newsletters

Long-Term Newsletter Performance: It's Not Easy to Beat the Market
   by Mark Hulbert | July 2008

Investor Professor

Making Sense of Profits Using Profitability Ratios
   by AAII Staff | September 2008

The Bottom Line: How to Calculate Your Portfolio's Return
   by AAII Staff | August 2008

Stand Up and Be Counted: How to Value a Stream of Payments
   by AAII Staff | July 2008

Market Barometers: A Look at Stock Indexes and How They Work
   by AAII Staff | June 2008

Measured Reality: What It Takes to Reach a Net Return Goal
   by AAII Staff | May 2008

Great Expectations: Earnings Estimates and Their Impact on Stock Prices
   by AAII Staff | April 2008

Extreme Anxiety: Evaluating Current Market Levels
   by AAII Staff | February 2008

How Interest Rate Changes Affect the Price of Bonds
   by AAII Staff | January 2008

Mutual Funds

The Dividend Yield: Stock Mutual Funds and ETFs That Generate Income
   by John Markese | November 2008

Rolling the Currency Dice: Investing in International Bond Funds
   by John Markese | June 2008

Peerless Performers: The Top Funds Over 5 Years
   by John Markese | April 2008

Offbeat Offerings

Offbeat Offerings: Credit Union CDs
   by Cara Scatizzi | November 2008

Offbeat Offerings: Exchange-Traded Notes
   by Cara Scatizzi | October 2008

Offbeat Offerings: Mortgage-Backed Securities
   by Cara Scatizzi | September 2008

Offbeat Offerings: LEAPS
   by Cara Scatizzi | August 2008

Offbeat Offerings: Certificates of Deposit
   by Cara Scatizzi | July 2008

Offbeat Offerings: Immediate or Income Annuities
   by Cara Scatizzi | June 2008

Offbeat Offerings: Treasury STRIPS
   by Cara Scatizzi | May 2008

Offbeat Offerings: Closed-End Funds
   by Cara Scatizzi | April 2008

Offbeat Offerings: Investing in Gold
   by Cara Scatizzi | February 2008

Offbeat Offerings: Unit Investment Trusts
   by Cara Scatizzi | January 2008

Portfolio Strategies

Your Portfolio: Maintaining Perspective
   by John Markese | November 2008

Financial Professional Terms: What They Mean and Why You Should Care
   by William Reichenstein | November 2008

The Core Approach to Building an Effective ETF Portfolio
   by Maria Crawford Scott | October 2008

A Do-It-Yourself Approach to Target Date Retirement Investing
   by Ben Branch | September 2008

Optimizing Your Retirement Income: What Works Best and Why
   by Christine S. Fahlund | August 2008

Will Your Savings Last? What the Withdrawal Rate Studies Show
   by William Reichenstein | July 2008

Human Capital and the Theory of Life-Cycle Investing
   by Paula Hogan | May 2008

Clueless: What Graduates Need to Know About Making Financial Decisions
   by William Reichenstein | January 2008

Stock Strategies

The Sell Decision: What to Do After a Severe Market Meltdown
   by Donald Cassidy | November 2008

Measuring Managers' Mettle: A Revealing Investment Gauge
   by Stephen T. McClellan | August 2008

How to Nail Down Your Profits: 20 Questions for a Disciplined Approach
   by Donald Cassidy | August 2008

Money in the Bank: How to Find Opportunities in a Fallen Sector
   by John Deysher | July 2008

Direct Purchase Plans: The Foreign Option
   by Jon Harris | June 2008

The Stock Market and the Media: Turn It on, But Tune It Out
   by Dick Davis | May 2008

The Role of Diversification in an Individual Stock Portfolio
   by Vitaliy N. Katsenelson | April 2008

Cheaper by the Dozen: 12 Wall Street Classics for 2008
   by John Deysher | January 2008

Finding Growth Stock Winners: Focus on 8 Fundamental Factors
   by Louis Navellier | January 2008