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Protecting Your Portfolio Long Term

OppenheimerFunds’ CIO Asset Allocation Mark Hamilton details how investors need to realign their portfolios to improve their chances of long-term success. Published on Nov 21, 2013 on Youtube

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Market Timing vs Risk Management

Question from an investor: “What do you think the market is going to do?” My answer: “I have no idea…but when it does it, I’ll be ready.” Question from an investor: “So you’re a market timer?” My answer: “No…I’m a … Continue reading

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Bulls verses Bears

This is a concept I’ve been toying with for a while: A recurring article subject called Bulls verses Bears, or something similar, where I post columns I’ve found over the week that seem to contradict one another. For example, some … Continue reading

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Making Money – Investing for Cashflow Blog

Check out Troy’s progress (Investing for Cashflow Blog) using an income investing strategy based on covered calls (option trading). Cashflow Report – Paper Income during October 2011

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Market Commentary – Bear Market Far from Over

Below is more commentary from another investing firm (Comstock Partners, Inc.) on the recent market turmoil. The market erroneously assumed that the recovery would follow the pattern of typical post-war expansions and rallied strongly from the early 2009 bottom to … Continue reading

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Tactical Asset Allocation and Secular Bear Markets

Excellent advice from B. Ritholtz: During a secular bear market, an investor’s job is to manage risk and preserve capital During a secular bull market, an investor’s job is to maximize return Before going further, a let’s review these key … Continue reading

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How to Invest for US Default

I’ve heard the question several times now; How to invest for the US default on August 2? Whether or not the US cannot raise the debt cieling and defaults isn’t the right question. As James Kostohyrz (Miyanville.com) asks, “Given the … Continue reading

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