Right Problem, Wrong Solution

Every 18 months or so, Burton Malkiel writes an article on investment costs for the Wall Street Journal.  He’s done it again with May 29th’s You’re Paying Too Much for Investment Help.  You have to hand it to the guy – he really stays on point.  Actually, so much so...

How About Some Respect for Dividends?

Dividends are like Rodney Dangerfield – they get no respect.  One reason is because stock investors are mainly interested in capital appreciation, not income, so they tend to overlook dividend yields.  Another reason is that dividend yields have historically been...