More Posts by Jeff Troutner
“History doesn’t repeat itself, but it often rhymes” — Mark Twain One of...
A Historic Opportunity
Warren Buffett discussed the folly of backward-looking investing during the “Nifty Fifty”...
Staying In Your Seat: The Cost of Missing the Best Days In The Market
Ken French on Building Confidence as an Investor (video)
“My method for deciding how to split my portfolio between stocks and...
Ken French on Investment Risk (video)
“More generally, when you’re trying to determine the risk of any investment,...
Ken French on What to Consider When Building a Portfolio (video)
“Most people should use a top-down approach when building their portfolio.”
Ken French on Market Timing (video)
“Most investors shouldn’t try to time the market. When they do, they’re...
Survive This Unbroken and Confident
Since I wrote about the Stockdale Paradox in the May issue of...
Preparing for the Turn
Any investor thinking about giving up on large and small value stocks...
Considering the Stockdale Paradox
I was in high school during the 1973-1974 economic recession. OPEC, crazy...
The Power of a Balanced Portfolio
We have experienced one of the most feared risks of stock investing:...
A Message from Equius Co-Founder, Jeff Troutner
Let’s start with a little levity. As the wise and insightful Roseanne...
Market Falls & Recoveries
Peter Mancell, Managing Director of Mancell Financial Group in Burnie, Tasmania, and...
A Couple of Visual Perspectives on Market Declines
Major stock market declines are never pleasant. They signal increased perception of...
This Is Why Sound Principles Matter
Last month, I discussed a set of principles that form the foundation...
The Coronavirus and Market Declines
A perspective from Dimensional Fund Advisors: The uncertainty surrounding the spread of...
Buffett Would Love Equius
Warren Buffett would love Equius if he knew about us. Yes, the...
Boy, That Was A Surprise!
Sitting at our desks in November 2018, we could only marvel at...
The Gift That Keeps on Giving
The S&P 500 index has delivered a wonderful gift to investors this...
The Ebbs and Flows of Returns
To further enhance our perspective on long-term expected returns and the effect...