A Strategy for the Markets' Malaise: Searching for Alpha for October 2015
The markets are terrible, I know. But there are signs that the current maelstrom won’t last forever.
More Volatility, More Problems: Solving the Dilemma of Long-Term Investing
Creating multi-decade investing plans is an exercise in asset allocation, investor psychology and expectations management.
Jobs Report Could Portend Fed’s Next Move—Searching for Alpha for September 2015
Remember September 2008's jobs report? Friday's could be just as important for stocks.
Don't Count Out Stocks Yet
Three notable things that happened — and didn't — during the market's recent tumultous days.
To Help the Middle Class, Raise Interest Rates: Searching for Alpha for August 2015
Everything from corporate greed to the tax code has been blamed for the expanding wealth gap, but artificially low rates may be a bigger contributor.
A Rational Wager on Greece: Searching for Alpha for July 2015
What’s left to move stocks if the Greek drama ends? All signs indicate a strong Q2, with impressive wage growth and an improving housing market.
ProfitScore’s Fixed Income Approach Sets It Apart
John McClure’s most popular strategy and, based on recent market action, the most timely, is his Long/Short U.S. Treasuries Index.
3 Reasons We’re Not at a Market Top: Searching for Alpha for June 2015
Disappointing GDP data and hints of an impending rate hike led some market watchers to predict a stock drop. Are they leaving the party early?
Beating Buy and Hold: A Thinking Man’s Guide to Market Timing
Investors have heard for ages that tactical strategies are a fool's errand. But the results of these high-caliber market timers speak for themselves.
Summer’s Coming: When Trends and Fundamentals Disagree — Searching for Alpha for May 2015
Do current fundamentals support last month’s equity pullback, or is this is a case where market action and fundamentals simply disagree?