Monthly Archives: August 2015

Weekend Market Outlook

Market Outlook entering the Week of August 30th = Downtrend MOVING AVERAGES Short-term (20 DMA): Downtrend All major stock market averages remained below their 20-day moving averages. Intermediate (50 DMA): Downtrend All the major stock market averages remained below their 50-day moving averages. Long-term … Continue reading

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Weekend Reading – Personal Finance, Money Management, and Investing

Personal Finance The Pros and Cons of Lump Sum Dollar Cost Averaging (A Wealth of Common Sense) Money Management Predictions are not investment plans (Monevator) Investing Income Investing – Emotional Attachment to Stocks (DGI) Growth Investing – 10 months to … Continue reading

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…and THAT’S a Bounce!

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Stock Market Damage

Here’s a great piece of work from Barry Ritholtz on the current state of the stock market.  It’s not the typical “perspective” you’ve been hearing about…it comes with some actual data.  I’ll summarize, but it’s worth a read: From a … Continue reading

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Now THAT’s a sell-off…

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Weekend Market Outlook

Market Outlook entering the Week of August 23rd = Downtrend MOVING AVERAGES Short-term (20 DMA): Downtrend All major stock market averages remained below their 20-day moving averages. Intermediate (50 DMA): Downtrend All the major stock market averages remained below their 50-day moving averages. Long-term … Continue reading

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Weekend Reading – Personal Finance, Money Management, and Investing

Personal Finance A small emergency fund is better than no emergency fund (The Aleph Blog) Money Management A portfolio is not a plan (The Reformed Broker) Investing Income Investing – Tax loss harvesting (DGI) Growth Investing – S&P500 takes out … Continue reading

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