Index and Overview of My Stories

Book cover: In Pursuit of the Perfect Portfolio

A look at how unprofitable firms are valued

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A look at the General Electric, Johnson & Johnson, and Toshiba Spin-off announcements

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Your beliefs and investment thesis matter

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A new book chronicles the rise of passive investing, the pioneers who made it a dominant force in finance — and its potential downsides

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Watch out for ‘year 2’ of the presidential cycle, interest rate increases, and an inflated CAPE

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There are huge potential gains to options trading, but lots of risk as well

Laptop with a security price chart
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To understand bitcoin’s risk as a currency, let’s look at how it compares against 22 other global currencies

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Stephen Foerster

I’m a Finance prof, CFA, and author of In Pursuit of the Perfect Portfolio (with Andrew Lo). I write stories about investing. (I don’t give financial advice.)

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