Month: January 2012

The Dow Is Not The Market

It’s simply amazing to me that anyone refers to the Dow Jones Industrial Average as a benchmark for stocks–especially otherwise savvy, smart investors! This index does a horrible job emulating the behavior of the stock market as a whole.  I refuse to acknowledge it.  When someone asks me, “How did the Dow do today?” my

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Market Message Retrospective: My Best and Worst Advice of 2011

Before I can start the New Year and the continuation of our investment related messages and blog posts (, I’d like to look back at my advice from the year just completed.  I’m a firm believer in self-reflection and what better time to do so than the end of the year.  This video looks at

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