There Is No Secret Haven of High Returns for Big Investors

Q. A recent piece by MarketWatch columnist Brett Arends,“The Stock Markets Big Lie Revealed”, indicated that private equity funds provided their well-heeled investors with higher returns than regular investors can achieve in the public stock market. Does this have any direct impact on regular investors? My husband and I are 59. He expects…

There Is No Secret Haven of High Returns for Big Investors

Q. A recent piece by MarketWatch columnist Brett Arends,“The Stock Markets Big Lie Revealed”, indicated that private equity funds provided their well-heeled investors with higher returns than regular investors can achieve in the public stock market. Does this have any direct impact on regular investors? My husband and I are 59. He expects…

Two ‘Identical’ Mutual Funds!?

A user questioned the following two funds Asset Class Symbol Name MyPlanIQ Fund Ranking LARGE VALUE INUTX RiverSource Dividend Opportunity A 96% LARGE VALUE RSDFX RiverSource Dividend Opportunity R5 78% The question is why the two almost ‘identical’ funds...
Stock Prices vs. Fine Wine Prices

Stock Prices vs. Fine Wine Prices

Here is the price comparison between S&P 500 price and Liv-ex Fine Wine 100 Index. It represents the price movement of 100 of the most sought-after fine wines for which there is a strong secondary market and is calculated monthly. This index can be used as an...