Active managers blow their chance to outperform

The past several years have given active investment managers plenty of opportunities to show that they can add value to the investment process. Recent studies have shown that individual stocks have become ...

Want to retire? Save until it hurts

The stock market boom of the 1990s did a great disservice to the average retirement investor: it made her feel that big stock returns were the key to retiring in style. From 1990 through 1999, big American ...