How long will this bull market in stocks last?

The “bull market for stocks is 94 months old, making it the second-longest in modern history” according to Jason Zweig, writing in The Wall Street Journal, Jan. 21, 2017. In his weekly “Intelligent Investor” column Zweig explains the results of recent research showing that investors are affected by the optimism of other investors, often resulting…

Investment Knowledge and Behavior: Ask Yourself These Questions

While the results of the recent FINRA Foundation study Investors in the United States 2016 are interesting, “what’s really valuable is to ask some blunt questions about your own investment knowledge and behavior.”  Read five key findings, and some questions you should ask yourself. 1. Ask Yourself: Do you know what you own? You can…