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Fixed Income And Home Dividends

A couple of years ago, I shared with you that I am increasing my fixed income allocation by buying individual bonds, CD’s and bond funds. I made some calls stating that I am increasing my fixed income exposure. Well, after […]

Ariel Investments August 2016 Commentary

Ariel Investments August 2016 Commentary

Ariel Investments commentary for the month ended August 31, 2016. Also see Q3 hedge fund letters H/T Dataroma We think investing in the markets without knowing about recent shifts is a bit like trying to hit a piñata while blindfolded […]

New U.S. Bond Market No Longer A “Safe Haven”

New U.S. Bond Market No Longer A “Safe Haven”

The U.S. bond market has been considered a “safe haven” for investors for generations. You might not get the biggest return on a blue-chip corporate bond or U.S. treasury note, but you could sleep at night because you didn’t have […]