Stock Gains Can Add Up After Big Declines

Stock Gains Can Add Up After Big Declines

Sudden market downturns can be unsettling. But historically, US equity returns following sharp downturns have, on average, been positive. For example, as I write this blog entry, the US index used in the research below is up 21% year-to-date after having been down 20%...
The Markets Ending in August

The Markets Ending in August

I thought I would share the most important returns data for July. As always, monthly figures are a distraction from reaching your long-term goals. Investing with a long term perspective has produced life-changing results for the disciplined and patient...
The Markets Ending in July

The Markets Ending in July

I thought I would share the most important returns data for July. As always, monthly figures are a distraction from reaching your long-term goals. Investing with a long term perspective has produced life-changing results for the disciplined and patient...