An exchange I had with Ben Carlson on Twitter last week sets the table to share the most important investing lesson I learned in 2015: @awealthofcs one of the biggest things I’ve learned from your writing and @michaelbatnick‘s is that all of those work in their own way. — Brendan Mullooly (@BrendanMullooly) December 18, 2015… [Read More] The Most Important Lesson I Learned This Year
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The Dogs of the Dow strategy has become pretty well known over the years. It’s been described as a simple way to own a reliable portfolio of high yielding blue chips that outperform the market over time. The Dogs of the Dow strategy entails ranking the 30 members of the Dow Jones Industrial Average each… [Read More] Why the Dogs of the Dow Have Worked
https://media.blubrry.com/invest/p/content.blubrry.com/invest/Why_to_Keep_a_Portfolio_Journal.mp3Subscribe: Android | RSSIndividual investors and investment advisors alike can benefit from keeping a portfolio journal. Having a handwritten record of past thoughts can be invaluable to our decision-making process in the future. Making financial decisions isn’t easy, and neither is giving financial advice. That’s why we should all be keeping a portfolio journal no matter what our role… [Read More] Why to Keep a Portfolio Journal
https://media.blubrry.com/invest/p/content.blubrry.com/invest/Learning_from_the_Playoff_Atmosphere.mp3Subscribe: Android | RSSThis is my favorite time of the year to watch sports. The NFL is back in action, but more importantly, October brings us the MLB Playoffs. We’re huge baseball fans here at Mullooly Asset Management, and this year is particularly exciting for us because our New York Mets are back in the… [Read More] Learning from the Playoff Atmosphere
Yesterday on my drive home, I listened to Mike Francesa on 660 WFAN. I’m a big fan of his and tuning into the show has become somewhat of a ritual for me. One guy called in and asked Mike a question regarding the odds Vegas put on the 2015 Stanley Cup Finals. His gripe was that Vegas… [Read More] Favored for the Series, but Not Each Game
I was a little late to the game, but better late than never, right? I just finished reading Andy Weir’s The Martian. This science fiction novel was recently made into a movie, starring Matt Damon, that will debut in October. If you haven’t seen a commercial yet, check out the trailer here. After watching the trailer,… [Read More] What The Martian Can Teach You About Investing