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Think about the “value” of the investment advice you’re receiving. The average investor realizes returns of about 3.7%, which is below the returns of almost every asset class. Many investors would be far better served by not using any broker and, instead, purchasing one of Vanguard’s LifeStrategy Funds.
I’ve had the saddest experiences dealing with widows lately. Their husbands died unexpectedly.
Individual investors find low-priced stocks attractive. They believe these stocks have more upside potential.
Here’s a hot tip. Stay invested, through good times and bad. Just be sure you are in the right asset allocation (the division of your portfolio between stocks and bonds) for you.
Jim Cramer’s Mad Money extolls the virtues of stock picking. Let’s take a look. One peer-reviewed study found Cramer’s stock picks underperformed the S&P 500 index from 2001-2016. His picks returned 64.5%. The S&P 500 index (including dividends) returned 126.1%.