The Dangers in Automated Investing

Recently, one of our friends brought a preliminary prospectus to our attention which outlined in great detail four pages of security selection criteria and a sophisticated ranking methodology that selected a final portfolio through several iterations using what is known as multiple regression technique. Has investing become a purely quantitatively driven pursuit? Is automated investing

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Value Investing and Technology Stocks

Can value investors be successful technology investors? Those of us who experienced the internet bubble of 1998‐2000 recognized the great potential for the Internet and the World Wide Web, but back then, venture capital flowed like a broken water main, and companies were being formed without a notion of where revenues or cash flows were

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Retirement and ROI – Reliability of Income versus Return on Investment

Saving for retirement is a very hot and important topic in most developed countries across the planet. Western economies’ fiscal balances are stretched by the stimulus efforts following the financial crises. Although it is five years behind us, and there have been an array of stimulus packages, the effect remains an omnipresent burden on government

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