Mullooly Asset Show Episode 4 Welcome to the Mullooly Asset Show, Episode 4: Managing Expectations, stopping 401k contributions and the job of an Investment Advisor Timestamps: 1:08 – Managing Expectations 5:07 – Should I stop contributing to my 401(k)? 7:35 – Market outlook & the job of an Investment Advisor Here is the link for… [Read More] Mullooly Asset Show Episode 4
MAM Show 2 1:35 – What actually happened to the stock market on August 24th, 2015 7:00 – How much you should have saved as a cash reserve 8:57 – No free lunch on Wall Street Here is the link to the transcript of the video
I’ve written before about average returns and how they rarely occur. It’s great to look at long term market averages, but on a year-to-year basis, those averages should absolutely not be what investors expect. If you invest with the expectation of achieving average market returns year after year, you’re going to experience quite the emotional ride.… [Read More] Averages Can Be Misleading
https://media.blubrry.com/invest/p/content.blubrry.com/invest/Is_the_S_P_500_a_Good_Benchmark_June_2015_Podcast.mp3Subscribe: Android | RSSThis morning at our daily research meeting, we discussed something that several clients have brought up to us recently: it’s June and the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 are barely positive for the year. While it is important to monitor your portfolio’s progress over time, many investors make the mistake… [Read More] Is the S&P 500 a Good Portfolio Benchmark?
https://media.blubrry.com/invest/p/content.blubrry.com/invest/Dow_Jones_Industrial_Average_119th_Birthday_May_2015_Podcast.mp3Subscribe: Android | RSSYesterday the Dow Jones Industrial Average celebrated its 119th birthday! Charles Dow and Edward Jones created the index, and it was first calculated on May 26, 1896. While the Dow Jones Industrial Average is certainly the most discussed US market index, you may be surprised to hear that it’s actually only the… [Read More] Dow Jones Industrial Average Celebrates 119th Birthday
Happy Stock Market Games, and may the odds be ever in your favor! If you took an investing class in high school or college, you likely played some variation of a stock market game. You know, that game where teams try to obtain the best investment returns over a semester, month, or set period of time.… [Read More] Stock Market Games Encourage Poor Behavior