Factset, VectorVest’s primary data provider, writes that more S&P 500 companies are beating EPS estimates for the second quarter than the average, and they are beating the estimates by a wider margin than average...
It was another enjoyable and valuable VectorVest International Online User Group Forum Saturday, November 3. There was tremendous energy and excitement in the room as our keynote speaker, Bob Turnbull of Burlington, Ontario explained his triple ETF strategy, one that has delivered about 27% YTD return for Bob after achieving similar results in 2017.
What follows is some of the best guidance for retirement accounts taken from the little green book, Dr. DiLiddo’s essays, the Guide to Worry Free Investing (Views Tab Special Reports), and my own experiences.
You’ve no doubt heard the saying, “We have met the enemy and he is us.” It’s our own emotions that are the enemy of every investor.
Yogi Berra is known as much for his unintentional words of wisdom as he is for his excellence as a baseball player. He is credited with saying, “If you don’t know where you are going, you’ll end up someplace else.” If he followed his own advice, I bet Yogi was a successful investor.
Know Thyself. An investor’s greatest enemy is often themselves. It’s our emotions and desire for large, quick gains that causes us to break our trading rules and rush into trades. We chase a stock that is extended far above its average mean or has risen parabolic because of our fear of missing out (FOMA). It [...]