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2110 wins again?

missing Alphabet (GOOG)

First, I should point out that in my Keeping Score comment yesterday, I neglected to mention Alphabet (formerly known as Google) among the large-cap tech losers in late April. 390 more words

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Cleaning Up

One thing investors did not do this year was clean up. Ill winds from China, Latin America, and other emerging markets more than offset signs of life from the United States, where a flicker of economic growth, albeit tepid, is afoot. 684 more words


The returns roller coaster

It’s not often that I get the chance to combine music, a 3-year-old, and investing in a cogent thought, but as fate would have it, inspiration hit as I was driving my son to school. 818 more words


acting in repsonse to last week's market gyrations

Everybody’s first reaction to a period of falling markets is to pretend that nothing unusual is happening and not look at his/her portfolio.   My experience is that “everybody” includes the majority of professional investors.   748 more words

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Keeping Score, July 2015

After an AWOL month, Keeping Score is back with an analysis of S&P 500 performance for July, as well as for the past 12 months.

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