We believe that investing is like farming – and farming isn’t all that sexy. But farming has seasons as does investing. No, we can’t predict the future any more than the farmer can predict the rain. Yet like the farmer, we can see patterns.
We’ve seen a pattern that makes us hopeful this time of year. Nine decades of stock market performance have a story to tell. It’s a wonderfully hopeful story that starts in the holiday season and goes into April. It’s a story of historically upward trends.
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The Happiest Season of All
Time in the market is far more important than market timing.
Historically Spooky Markets of September and October.
We see no reason to alter a long-term investment plan because of the calendar.
The Prudent Speculator Favorites
Focus on broadly diversified investments in undervalued stocks for their long-term appreciation potential.
Tales of Glories – Value Stocks and Dividend Payers
We favor dividend-paying value stocks no matter the time of year!
Market Histories of Long, Long Ago
History suggests value stocks and dividend payers have been the place to be.
John Buckingham - AFAM Capital Chief Investment Officer, Editor - The Prudent Speculator Newsletter
"Our ability to predict the future is no better than anyone else’s. But tackling this foggy financial hill based on sound analytical principles has yielded returns of 17% per annum over the last 40 years1"
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- April 10, 2015†
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