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Contrarian Advisor

Embrace the Bear — and Trust Long-Term Returns

Embrace the Bear — and Trust Long-Term Returns

First came the “lost” decade. Then, after a brief respite – with two years of double-digit returns to end the last decade and begin the new one – new worries that yet another bear market looms. If you’re like most investors, you react to this with a great...

Why ETF Investors Are Such Lousy Market Timers

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have taken the asset management industry by storm. Since the launch of the first ETF in 1993, the funds — which are essentially index funds that can be traded throughout the day — have taken in so much money so...