Most investors - even professionals - fail to beat the market. Can it be done? Perhaps. Here we'll explore how to beat the market using leverage and index investing. Can You Beat the Market? Yes and no. Technically, yes of course it's possible. Perhaps the most famous example is Warren Buffett. But you're not him. Moreover, for the most part, his investing style … [Read more...] about How To Beat the Market Using Leverage and Index Investing
Inverse ETFs allow investors to bet against, or "short" the market. Here we'll look at the best inverse ETFs to profit from stock market downturns. Introduction - Why Inverse ETFs? Inverse ETFs can be a market timer's best friend. They allow bears to short, or bet against, the market. That is, when stocks drop, the value of these ETFs goes up. Typically bonds … [Read more...] about The 3 Best Inverse ETFs to Short the S&P 500 Index
Leveraged ETFs allow investors to increase exposure without additional capital outlays. Below we'll explore what leveraged ETFs are, how they work, and why you might want to use them. What is a Leveraged ETF? A leveraged ETF, as the name suggests, is an ETF (exchange-traded fund) that allows investors to utilize leverage in their portfolio. Leverage simply refers … [Read more...] about What Is a Leveraged ETF and How Do They Work?
Leveraged ETFs allow investors to enhance asset exposure without taking on a margin loan. Below we'll review the 9 best leveraged ETFs. Introduction - Why Leveraged ETFs? If you've landed here, you likely already know what leveraged ETFs are and how they work. Leveraged ETFs allow you to enhance investment exposure without taking on margin, and at degrees greater … [Read more...] about The 9 Best Leveraged ETFs To Enhance Portfolio Exposure
The Harry Browne Permanent Portfolio is a simple, straightforward portfolio consisting of 4 equally-weighted assets. Here we'll look at its components, historical performance, and the best ETFs to use in its implementation. What is the Permanent Portfolio? The Permanent Portfolio is a simple 4-slice portfolio created by Harry Browne in the 1980's and presented … [Read more...] about Harry Browne Permanent Portfolio Review, ETFs, & Leverage
The Golden Butterfly Portfolio is a medium-risk portfolio similar to Ray Dalio's All Weather Portfolio. Here we'll look at its components and the best ETF's to use in its construction. What is the Golden Butterfly Portfolio? The Golden Butterfly Portfolio is essentially a modified version of the Permanent Portfolio. It was designed by Tyler of … [Read more...] about Golden Butterfly Portfolio Review and M1 Finance ETF Pie
Here we dive into the famous "Excellent Adventure" from Hedgefundie and how to implement it on M1 Finance. In a hurry? Here are the highlights: Hedgefundie is a member of the Bogleheads forum.Hedgefundie created a thread in February 2019 proposing a 3x leveraged ETF investing strategy based on risk parity using the S&P 500 index (UPRO) and long-term treasury bonds … [Read more...] about Riding the HEDGEFUNDIE Adventure (UPRO/TMF) on M1 Finance
After chatting with someone recently about the Hedgefundie adventure and rising interest rate environments, I decided to play around with applying leverage to the Ray Dalio All Weather Portfolio. Here we'll look at the All Weather Portfolio's components, historical performance, and various leveraged strategies. What is the All Weather Portfolio and … [Read more...] about Ray Dalio All Weather Portfolio Review, ETF’s, & Leverage