Wanting more control, that is -- or at least some basic respect.
Lowell Herr submits: When setting up a basic portfolio, investors want to include at least the "Big Six" asset classes from the U.S. equities market. Then add some bonds, developed international markets, emerging markets, and REITs.... Read Post
During the first quarter of 2014, investors were generally pessimistic about the prospects of ’s big investment banks and pushed down the shares of Goldman Sachs and. But the two big banks surprised investors on Thursday, posting fi... Read Post
By Joe Springer: Want to beat most fund managers as a passive investor? Buy and hold the Vanguard Mid-Cap ETF (VO). We recently wrote on why VO is a great index fund for passive investors. Here is another reason: current large-cap i... Read Post