Tag Archives: Human Events

Peace Through Border Security

I’m dying to hear about the “3-D chess” Trump is playing with his announcement on Monday that he’s breaking his promise on Afghanistan and throwing more forces into that utterly pointless war. Will he be sending the transgender troops? But then the Emperor God gave …

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Markets, Tax Cuts, a Tale of Two Cities… and Politico?

The hope of tax reform. It’s what I’ve been telling you, as well as telling readers of my Successful Investing newsletter, has been the key to this market rally since November 9, 2016. That, of course, is the day after Donald Trump was elected president. …

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Large-Cap Growth Fund with a Low Cost

One of the goals of the giant exchange-traded fund Vanguard Growth ETF (VUG) is, in its own words, “to provide a convenient way to match the performance of many of the nation’s largest growth stocks.” VUG does so by selecting a group of mostly large-cap, …

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This Buffett Disciple’s Biggest Bet Is Soaring

Chances are you haven’t heard of Mohnish Pabrai — a former Indian software entrepreneur who has transformed himself into one of the world’s leading value investors. Pabrai admitted that he had never heard of Warren Buffett until he was over 30. Today, Pabrai is one …

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Gain Pension Plan Income from Robust Pentagon Spending

When seeking out the most pristine of all stock market sectors to invest in, I would argue that the aerospace defense sector takes center stage. There are some coveted attributes to describe just how prized this sector is and why having a strong portfolio weighting …

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Why I’m Still 100% Invested in the Most Disrespected Bull Market in History

“A bull market is one that can shake off even bad news.” — Don Gimpel In addition to the old saying on Wall Street above, there‘s another one that says: “bull markets climb a wall of worry.” (All of these are found in my book …

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Does Solar Energy have a Bright Future?

There has been a growing trend in recent years to move away from traditional energy sources, such as coal and petroleum, and toward new “clean” sources, including solar power. The use of solar energy has been growing fast but the stocks of many such companies …

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When Liberals Club People, It’s With Love In Their Hearts

Apparently, as long as violent leftists label their victims “fascists,” they are free to set fires, smash windows and beat civilians bloody. No police officer will stop them. They have carte blanche to physically assault anyone they disapprove of, including Charles Murray, Heather Mac Donald, …

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Talk Doesn’t Cook Rice, But It Might Cook Markets

There’s a well-known Chinese proverb that says, “Talk doesn’t cook rice.” The warning here is a reminder that simply thinking about, planning and especially just talking about something won’t get what you want done. To really get something done, you must take action. While I …

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Investing in Large-Cap and Value Stocks in a Growth Environment

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) such as the Vanguard Value ETF (VTV), allow investors to access multiple stocks deemed to be “undervalued” by the market while requiring minimal personal research. Buying undervalued investments is called “value investing,” a time-honored strategy that has been employed by conservative investors …

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