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by Ever Ready
Thu Jun 21, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: "It Ain't What You Don't Know That Gets You Into Trouble"
Replies: 4
Views: 1028

Re: "It Ain't What You Don't Know That Gets You Into Trouble"

Even the url of the article is interesting:

http://marketing.aqr.com/acton/rif/12398/s-151a-1806/-/l-0d54:1b48/l-0d54/showPreparedMessage?sid=TV2:p4k5O3tSi
by Ever Ready
Tue May 08, 2018 12:23 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Happy 89th birthday to [Jack] Bogle
Replies: 44
Views: 2671

Re: Happy 89th birthday to Bogle

Happy Birthday Mr. Bogle! :sharebeer

Thank You for putting investors first.
by Ever Ready
Sun Apr 15, 2018 1:53 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: The World in 2050 — GDP & Stock Market Capitalization
Replies: 70
Views: 6272

Re: The World in 2050 — GDP & Stock Market Capitalization

How did forecasts from 30 years ago turn out?
by Ever Ready
Thu Mar 22, 2018 7:59 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Private practice business: boglehead setup for retirement accts?
Replies: 3
Views: 383

Re: Private practice business: boglehead setup for retirement accts?

I don't know much about this topic, but there is a relevant website run by a Bogle head author:

https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/how-t ... ment-plan/
by Ever Ready
Wed Feb 07, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Larry Swedroe: 4 Horsemen Of Your Portfolio
Replies: 111
Views: 11926

Re: Larry Swedroe: 4 Horseman Of Your Portfolio

a fund that sells volatility insurance across stocks, bonds, currencies and commodities.
difficult to recommend this after the recent market experience
by Ever Ready
Wed Jan 24, 2018 12:01 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Malkiel -Investing In Overpriced World WSJ
Replies: 20
Views: 3180

Re: Malkiel -Investing In Overpriced World WSJ

bad78andy
Would be nice if you could copy/paste the article content here for those of us who don't have a WSJ subscription.
Taht is not permitted.

Fair Use Policy:

viewtopic.php?t=152520
by Ever Ready
Mon Dec 04, 2017 5:20 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: The "petro," a Venezuelan oil-backed cryptocurrency
Replies: 32
Views: 2645

Re: The "petro," a Venezuelan oil-backed cryptocurrency

Are you sure it's not backed by wristwatches? :oops:
by Ever Ready
Mon Aug 28, 2017 5:37 pm
Forum: Forum Issues and Administration
Topic: Log In Change
Replies: 10
Views: 1231

Re: Log In Change

What are the URL addresses of the two pages you're referencing?
by Ever Ready
Mon Aug 28, 2017 1:50 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Mr. Bogle interview in AARP magazine
Replies: 0
Views: 780

Mr. Bogle interview in AARP magazine

The August/September issue of AARP magazine has an interview with Mr. Bogle by Jack Otter of Barron's
by Ever Ready
Wed Aug 23, 2017 12:46 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: AQR seeks to offer ETFs
Replies: 5
Views: 691

AQR seeks to offer ETFs

Quant Firm AQR Capital Management Seeks SEC Approval to Sell ETFs

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/article ... -sell-etfs
by Ever Ready
Fri Aug 11, 2017 9:50 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Vanguard's Portfolio Watch Question
Replies: 4
Views: 626

Re: Vanguard's Portfolio Watch Question

Refresh your "Outside Investments".
If the ETF is in your Fidelity account, Portfolio watch will see it.
by Ever Ready
Wed Aug 09, 2017 6:55 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Navy FCU Special 5-Month Certificate 3.00% APY
Replies: 3
Views: 1238

Navy FCU Special 5-Month Certificate 3.00% APY

Special 5-Month Certificate 3.00% APY Open 5-Month Certificate with just $50 and earn high returns, guaranteed. $50 minimum $10,000 maximum balance Deposits can be made anytime Hurry–this is a limited-time offer https://www.navyfederal.org/products-services/checking-savings/certificates.php?intcmp=h...
by Ever Ready
Thu Jul 27, 2017 1:53 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Investing/ Finance podcasts
Replies: 16
Views: 1823

Re: Investing/ Finance podcasts

Too bad Jack Bogle doesn't have a podcast. Wouldn't that be a treat?
There are plenty of Bogle interviews on YouTube.
by Ever Ready
Thu Jul 13, 2017 3:18 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Buckley will succeed McNab as Vanguard CEO at year end
Replies: 32
Views: 4324

Buckley will succeed McNab as Vanguard CEO at year end

Tim Buckley CIO will succeed Bill McNab as Vanguard CEO at year end. Just announced on Bloomberg.
McNab will remain as Chairman.
by Ever Ready
Sat Jun 03, 2017 12:37 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: BBC: Fifty Things That Made the Modern Economy
Replies: 3
Views: 1269

Re: BBC: Fifty Things That Made the Modern Economy

Angst wrote:
I just downloaded it along with a few others to listen to later, including one on the "Haber-Bosch process".
If you're interested, the "Haber-Bosch process" was covered in episode 7 of "Connections"

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Connections_(TV_series)
by Ever Ready
Mon May 15, 2017 11:53 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: 2017 DFA Matrix Book Is Out
Replies: 1
Views: 804

Re: 2017 DFA Matrix Book Is Out

Thank you for posting this.

Ed
by Ever Ready
Thu Apr 27, 2017 8:27 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Vanguard's Jack Bogle Warns Smart Beta May Be Over-Promising
Replies: 60
Views: 7100

Vanguard's Jack Bogle Warns Smart Beta May Be Over-Promising

Vanguard's Jack Bogle Warns Smart Beta May Be Over-Promising https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-04-27/vanguard-s-jack-bogle-warns-smart-beta-may-be-over-promising “Beware of any strategy that is designed to beat the market over 50 years,” he (Bogle) said. “I wouldn’t do it. Why take the ri...
by Ever Ready
Sat Mar 18, 2017 8:47 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Bogle Interview CNN - Sat.
Replies: 71
Views: 6860

Mr. Bogle interviewed on CNN Smerconish

[Merged Ever Ready's thread and its replies into this existing thread - moderator prudent] Mr. Bogle was interviewed on CNN Smerconish this morning. The show will be rebroadcast today at 6:00 pm EDT. The full interview is on CNN website: Full interview: John C. Bogle on the economy http://www.cnn.c...
by Ever Ready
Thu Feb 02, 2017 3:55 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: No Inflation-Adjusted SPIAs at Vanguard
Replies: 120
Views: 8354

Re: No Inflation-Adjusted SPIAs at Vanguard

Investors Pile Into TIPS as Inflation Looms -- 2nd Update


http://uk.advfn.com/news/DJN/2016/article/72778776
by Ever Ready
Thu Feb 02, 2017 12:42 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Treasury Direct Account Locked
Replies: 35
Views: 4111

Re: Treasury Direct Account Locked

Then use KeePass, which is stored locally on your computer as an encrypted database, not on the web. So then the attacker would need to compromise your computer to get to the encrypted blob, at which point it would just be easier to install a keylogger and mouse logger, which would let them get you...
by Ever Ready
Wed Feb 01, 2017 1:25 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Treasury Direct Account Locked
Replies: 35
Views: 4111

Re: Treasury Direct Account Locked

Use a password database like KeePass or LastPass.
by Ever Ready
Tue Jan 03, 2017 12:05 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Vanguard weighs in: Is active mutual fund management dead?
Replies: 10
Views: 1644

Vanguard weighs in: Is active mutual fund management dead?

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/vanguard-weighs-in-is-active-mutual-fund-management-dead/ Vanguard chief William McNabb: “Active management can survive ... only if it’s offered at much lower expense. Otherwise active management is dead, and rightly so,” he claimed. “It has never been a winning proposit...
by Ever Ready
Sun Dec 04, 2016 3:58 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Swedroe's book
Replies: 25
Views: 3462

Re: Swedroe's book

Amazon is showing "Out of Print - Limited Availability"

https://www.amazon.com/dp/0692783652/re ... Y70MWATS8L
by Ever Ready
Tue Nov 15, 2016 9:11 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: 2010 to present inflation
Replies: 1
Views: 464

Re: 2010 to present inflation

Welcome to the forum! I am reading Bogle's "Common Sense on Mutual Funds", 10th anniversary edition (2010). Just want to know if there is a later edition I can purchase? That is the latest edition. Besides all the great info, right now I am interested in a latest Table 1.1, Consumer Price Inflation ...
by Ever Ready
Mon Oct 24, 2016 11:32 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Stocks For The Long Run In The Paper (Fiat) Currency Era
Replies: 16
Views: 3161

Re: Stocks For The Long Run In The Paper (Fiat) Currency Era

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I've never seen the returns of stocks, bonds and bills presented for the fiat currency era only. My guess is that it would be more favorable to stocks.
Doesn't appear to be.
by Ever Ready
Sat Oct 22, 2016 12:47 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Mark your calendar for year-end fund distributions
Replies: 20
Views: 3673

Mark your calendar for year-end fund distributions

Mark your calendar for year-end fund distributions https://personal.vanguard.com/us/insights/article/year-end-distribution-schedule-102016 November 10, 2016 (estimated) Preliminary capital gains estimates: List of Vanguard mutual funds and ETFs expected to distribute taxable capital gains, with sche...
by Ever Ready
Sat Oct 22, 2016 10:26 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Complete this sentence
Replies: 17
Views: 1804

Re: Complete this sentence

... stop worrying about your investments.
by Ever Ready
Fri Oct 07, 2016 2:09 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Depression investments corrected
Replies: 23
Views: 3002

Re: Depression investments

What advice do you have for preparing for the possibility of depression?
Pay off your mortgage and all other debts.
by Ever Ready
Fri Sep 09, 2016 1:29 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Jack Bogle on Bloomberg 9-9-16
Replies: 15
Views: 2317

Jack Bogle on Bloomberg 9-9-16

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/2016-09-09/vanguard-s-jack-bogle-on-indexing-negative-rates Vanguard's Jack Bogle on Indexing, Negative Rates September 9, 2016 Mutual fund sage and founder of the Vanguard Group Jack Bogle hits back at critics of indexing, the practice of organizing one's portf...
by Ever Ready
Wed Aug 31, 2016 1:10 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Value and Momentum Indices/ETFs
Replies: 4
Views: 574

Re: Value and Momentum Indices/ETFs

What you have described is known as a "multi-factor" ETF.

Here is one example:
https://www.ishares.com/us/products/272 ... factor-etf
by Ever Ready
Sun Jul 24, 2016 1:34 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: thoughts on GS Momentum Builder® Multi-Asset 5S ER Index-Linked CDs due 2024
Replies: 18
Views: 3146

Re: thoughts on GS Momentum Builder® Multi-Asset 5S ER Index-Linked CDs due 2024

Don't forget the 4 to 9% "placement fee"
The estimated value of your CDs at the time the terms of your CDs are set on the trade

date is expected to be between $910 and $960 per $1,000 face amount. See page S-3.
This thing stinks worse than the dumpster behind a fish market.
by Ever Ready
Sat Jun 25, 2016 2:33 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Return expectations for the next 10 years
Replies: 91
Views: 8153

Re: Return expectations for the next 10 years

If you're trying to cheer us up, you need to try harder.
by Ever Ready
Tue Jun 07, 2016 11:45 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Q Group "Spring 2016 Seminar" Proceedings, Including John Bogle Paper
Replies: 1
Views: 359

Re: Q Group "Spring 2016 Seminar" Proceedings, Including John Bogle Paper

The recorded presentation is available on Vimeo

"David and Goliath: Who Wins the Game of Quantitative Investing?"

https://vimeo.com/164907471
by Ever Ready
Sat May 21, 2016 3:33 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: High Cost Brokerages Get into the Smart Game
Replies: 1
Views: 657

Re: High Cost Brokerages Get into the Smart Game

William Bernstein called it two years ago. ETF.com: Do you have a sense, as I do, that “factor-focused” investing is reaching some critical mass these days—and that we can see that in the behavior of the Wall Street marketing machine? Bernstein: I think so. The bozos have jumped into the factors wit...
by Ever Ready
Fri May 06, 2016 12:13 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: "When Mediocrity Trumps Brilliance"
Replies: 2
Views: 685

Re: "When Mediocrity Trumps Brilliance"

Investing in low cost index funds IS brilliance!
by Ever Ready
Sat Mar 26, 2016 11:53 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: "Mitigating the Risks of Cognitive Decline"
Replies: 45
Views: 7007

Re: "Mitigating the Risks of Cognitive Decline"

This sounds like a good topic for the Wiki.
by Ever Ready
Thu Jan 21, 2016 9:43 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Retirement book by Teresa Ghilarducci
Replies: 1
Views: 854

Re: Retirement book by Teresa Ghilarducci

How to Retire with Enough Money: And How to Know What Enough Is

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/076118 ... 1_1&sr=8-1
by Ever Ready
Thu Dec 24, 2015 1:33 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Bogle: "We Need to Fix the Bond Index"
Replies: 46
Views: 5326

Re: Bogle: "We Need to Fix the Bond Index"

Some may remember that in 2002 the managers of TBM fund
decided to overweight corporate bonds to "improve performance".
This backfired badly and the fund trailed the index by a couple of percentage points.
by Ever Ready
Fri Dec 04, 2015 9:07 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: RZV negative momentum
Replies: 16
Views: 3107

Re: RZV negative momentum

indexingfun wrote: Given the limited availability of AQR and DFA funds to investors without advisors, are there other funds/ETFs that combine momentum and value factors effectively in similar ways? A Suite of New Multifactor ETFs for Your Watchlist Credible factors cleverly combined make the MSCI Fa...