Should I buy award-winning mutual funds?

The other day I was rummaging through some boxes of old crap, trying to reduce my number of boxes of old crap. In the process I discovered these gems, which I obtained at the very beginning of my career and held on to for some reason....

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Monthly Market Muhsings - July 2020

What about gold?...

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A recollection of my doubts

“History doesn’t repeat itself but it often rhymes”, as the quote goes....

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What's in an index?

And why is the S&P 500 performing so well???...

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4 Learnings (so far) During the Latest Bear Market

Partway through this current bear market, I decided to start documenting some learnings....

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Sometimes financial journalism nails it.

I dug up a great article from 2008, during the crash, that includes the time tested advice you can use in all market conditions....

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What happened to all the top mutual funds?

Whatever happened to the top-performing mutual funds of 1994? Would they have made good investments over the past 25 years?...

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What's the alternative?

Aversion to investing in stocks can only be rational if there truly is an alternative to invest in. Is there an alternative?...

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The Death of Equities

40th Anniversary Special...

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Does Active Investing Work in the Information Age?

Marketing from mutual fund companies seems to suggest they can still consistently beat the market, but can they really. Are they really even? Or is it an illusion?...

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