The Less I do, The Better I do

Somewhere between 2010 and and 2011 I stopped Forex Trading and stopped stock picking. It was just too much stress and felt very futile. Reviewing the market on a daily basis was exhausting and I even abandoned market timing with my models (the...

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Fidelity Low-Priced Stock - (FLPSX)

To illustrate that not all mutual fund returns are created equal, I present you with the Monte Carlo simulation for Fidelity's Low-priced Stock (FLPSX) mutual fund. I've been a long term investor in FLPSX and discovered that the returns are just...

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Dodge & Cox Stock Fund - (DODGX)

My wife owns Dodge & Cox's Stock Fund (DODGX) and its been a great performer for her account. I just wish they offered it in my 401K! Despite the nice trending chart below, DODGX is not without its risks. I ran a quick Monte Carlo simulation and...

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ProFunds UltraShort Emerging Markets - (UVPSX)

Some trends go up, some go down. ProFunds UltraShort Emerging Markets is a mutual fund that shorts the Bank of New York Emerging Markets index. One day when the emerging markets sell off like hot cakes and keeps going down, this fund will reward...

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Artisan International Investors - (ARTIX)

I held this mutual fund (ARTIX) in my former employer's 401k plan. Too bad I had to sell my holdings when I transferred the account, this one was a great performer for me. Fund Summary from Google Finance: The (fund) investment seeks long-term...

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Sound Shore Fund Inc. - (SSHFX)

I bought William O'Neil's CANSLIM book many years ago and to make my purchase so much better, they gave me a free tape to go along with it. On the tape was Bill explaining how to use the CANSLIM method and how to trade stocks. Toward the very end of …

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