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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Monthly Market Muhsings - May 2020

The Markets are up AGAIN?...

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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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There's Always a Narrative...

Market volatility doesn't just happen....

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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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