The Average Investor Lost Money in the Best Performing Mutual Fund in History

Fidelity Investments conducted a study on their Magellan fund from 1977-1990, during Peter Lynch’s tenure.2 His average annual return during this period was 29%. This is a remarkable return over the…


Black Swans Suddenly Sighted in Large Quantities on Island of Taiwan

South China Sea: Beijing preparing to INVADE Taiwan, says US intelligence Mainland halts trips to Taiwan by individuals Foxconn Founder and Presidential hopeful takes a stand on ‘Republic of China’…


Looking for a Financial Planner? The Go-To Website Often Omits Red Flags - WSJ

Many people seeking a financial adviser begin their search at LetsMakeAPlan.org, a directory operated by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc.The Board, which controls the CFP label…


Happy 4th of July ! Best June for the Dow since 1938, S&P 500′s best first half in two decades Market Makes a Record High before the 4th

   According to CNBC The Dow Jones Industrial Average rallied 7.2% this month, notching its best June performance since 1938. The S&P 500 posted its best first half of a year since 1997,…


Rules for Serious Investors

1. Be Patient - Wait For The Opportunity Warren Buffett is fond of comparing investing to baseball. “You don’t have just three strikes to get on base.  You can wait for that fat pitch..” 2. Trade On…


Trump Could Cost Future Retirees Billions

Last year, the Trump administration abandoned a regulation designed to protect U.S. savers from conflicted investment advice. Known as the fiduciary rule, it would have required more brokers and…


A Financial Plan can Put Your Mind at Ease - or Provide you that Necessary Wake-UP Call

 Your Financial Planning Advocate | Alpha Wealth Funds   Monday the 15th has finally come and gone which means your tax stress is gone too!  Well hopefully, unless you filled IRS Form 4868…


April means it’s Tax and IRA Season: don’t pay the government when you can pay yourself.

Mapping Retirement | Alpha Wealth Funds nbsp; April means it’s Tax and IRA Season: don’t pay the government when you can pay yourself. It’s April 1st and that means a few things.  First, spring has…


RSI, Stochastics, and Divergence

        There are a number of technical indicators known as oscillators. They are all interpreted pretty much the same way. We are going to concentrate on the most popular one: stochastics. It’s…


Support and Resistance

          Simple Guide to Understanding Support and Resistance     Support and Resistance are two of the most closely watched and utilized technical indicators. Although subjective at times,…