The Passive Indexing Trap

Written by Lance Roberts | Apr, 24, 2017

I have been in the “money game” for a long time starting with a bank just prior to the crash of 1987. I make this point only to say that…

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Weekend Reading: Trump Trade Runs Into Trouble

Written by Lance Roberts | Apr, 21, 2017

On Tuesday, I discussed the issuance of the “weekly sell” signal and the implications for the markets over the intermediate term. However, I also stated the markets could well have…

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Why Bonds Aren’t Overvalued

Written by Lance Roberts | Apr, 20, 2017

Doug Kass wrote a very interesting piece this week on the bond market: “As overvalued as I believe the U.S. stock market may be, fixed-income instruments may be even more…

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Passive Negligence II

Written by Michael Lebowitz | Apr, 19, 2017

Almost a year ago, we stumbled upon a topic that is currently generating much discussion in the financial media. In Mm Mm Good, published August 2016, we highlighted the Campbell…

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Technically Speaking: Oversold Bounce Or Return Of The Bull?

Written by Lance Roberts | Apr, 18, 2017

“Technically Speaking” is a regular Tuesday commentary updating current market trends and highlighting shorter-term investment strategies, risks, and potential opportunities. Please send any comments or questions directly to me via Email,…

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Weekend Reading: Markets Go On Alert

Written by Lance Roberts | Apr, 14, 2017

In my money management process, portfolio “risk” is “ratcheted” up and down based on a series of signals which tend to indicate when market dynamics are either more, or less,…

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The Illusion Of Liquidity

Written by Lance Roberts | Apr, 13, 2017

I thought the following quote from Janet Yellen’s Q&A at the University Of Michigan this week was interesting regarding the lessons I thought were learned from the financial crisis. “First, we supervise banking organizations…

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