Day: March 19, 2015

Stock Market Pit

Should You Make Portfolio Decisions Based Upon Historical Correlations?

Market correlations explain to us the similarity in performance and behavior by different types of assets. For investors,  correlation comparisons might be between two commodities (NYSEARCA:DBC), two stocks, a stock and a commodity, or even a stock and an index. Should correlations be used to make investment decisions? Over the past three years, the Technology Sector SPDR ETF …

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Will You Outlive Your Money? Here’s How to Prevent It from Happening

How much money can you withdraw from your retirement account without depleting the principal? In this episode, Host, Ron DeLegge, Chief Portfolio Strategist @ ETFguide talks with Ron Surz, President @ PPCA, Inc. about how to make sure you don’t outlive your money. Also tackled is the long held belief that a 4% withdrawal rate …

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