Complacency Down; Volatility Up

Blame recent volatility on the central banks! After 44 consecutive sleepy, summer days when Barron’s reported the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index opened and closed without a 1 percent move in either direction, the index tumbled last week – and so did indices in other...

Method To The Investing Madness – Why International Diversification Matters!

“Every dog has its day” is a proverb that, loosely translated, means everyone will have good luck or success at some point in their lives. The reverse, unfortunately for investors, is also the case. Every portfolio, at some point (perhaps at many points)...