Gold, according to Professor Robert Shiller, provides negative Beta to most other investments. That means that when other investments go down, gold tends to go up.
One thing that Buffett has said, and that I truly value, is that he looks at the company as a Trustee of shareholders wealth.
When I first looked into buying gold, I thought about physical gold, but soon discovered that it was a real pain to own.
We are only in Stage 1 of what is likely to be a slow, difficult recovery and corresponding bear market.
How much farther the S&P 500 would have to fall in order to equal the crash during the Great Financial Crisis
Can they keep us off the golf course ? Can we not stay 2 meters apart ? Can we not hit into both the right and left trees ?
Richard Bernstein Advisors has written a very helpful analysis of how best to navigate this brutal market selloff.
I would like to be writing a post that says don't worry, we will get through this COVID-19 problem, and everything will be sweetness and light. I would like to, but I would be lying.
an excellent analysis of where we are in the investing cycle, ie Euphoria, and why investors should make sure that they have some cash when the inevitable Pessimism arises and investments go on sale.
We forget a lot things as investors. Currently, we don’t know what a real stock market correction feels like.