August 7, 2018

The Doom-and-Gloom Reports

React to them at your own peril BOTTOM LINE: The Doom-and-Gloom Report should be renamed The Bloom and Boom Report – and a chart of the major US equity market indices covering any 20 year period in history will conclusively show that.  In fact over the past 75 years every single 5 year […]

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August 6, 2018

Bear Markets

One of the biggest risks to investors’ net worth is the portfolio decisions they make. Failing to adhere to an appropriate long-term strategy has a significant damaging impact on wealth. Since wealth is generated from the compounding of returns, actions that severely reduce an investor’s portfolio balance can have a long-term […]

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The RVW Guide to Stock Market Corrections

Most corrections do not become crashes, and (here’s the key…) every single one of them turned out to have been great buying opportunities in the fullness of time.  In fact corrections are nothing more than a pause between  the market’s long steady upward moves. The distinction between volatility and risk is at the […]

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Invaluable WealthWisdom From Morgan Housel

The Best Way to Learn as an Investor If it were up to me, I would replace every book called How to Invest Like Warren Buffett with a one called How to Not Invest Like Lehman Brothers, Long-Term Capital Management, and Jesse Livermore. There are so many lessons to learn from these failed investors about […]

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2014: The Year of the Global Taurus

We Focus on the USA, Europe, China and Japan Despite the early wobbles during January 2014, global equity markets had largely recovered all lost ground by the end of February and as of this writing are somewhat ahead of where they were at the start of the year.  Heightened concerns about […]

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