Posts Tagged ‘How to Beat Index Funds’

Insider Monkey Strategy is Up 18.7% YTD, New Picks Are Out

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Insider Monkey’s small-cap hedge fund strategy returned 18.7% year-to-date, vs. 12.9% gain for S&P 500 ETF (SPY) and 1.8% gain for Russell 2000......(read more)

Do Jim Cramer’s Stock Picks Beat S&P 500 Index Funds?

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Do Jim Cramer’s stock picks beat S&P 500 index funds? Jim Cramer is followed by millions of ordinary investors who don’t know much about......(read more)

Hedge Funds Will Make a Bundle at the Expense of Index Funds

Accenture Plc (NYSE:ACN)
Accenture (ACN) will replace Marshall & Ilsley in the S&P 500 index after the close on July 5th. Index funds that track S&P 500 index will......(read more)

David Einhorn Reveals His Stock Picking Secrets

GREENLIGHT CAPITAL
Insider Monkey, your source for free insider trading data, interviewed Greenlight Capital’s David Einhorn about his book, Fooling Some of the People......(read more)

Does Sector Rotation Investing Beat the Market? – FUNDX Upgrader Fund

Sector Rotation Investing is a strategy used by many market professionals to beat the market. Stocks in a given sector usually have very high correlations......(read more)

Best Mutual Funds: Tilson Dividend Fund (TILDX)

T2 PARTNERS
Insider Monkey has shown that Whitney Tilson’s alpha is about 5 percentage points per year. Tilson’s Focus Fund (TILFX) has a tiny alpha of around......(read more)

Insider Trading Arrests Prove Markets Are Inefficient

Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:VWO)
Vanguard became the largest mutual fund family in the United States earlier this year. Vanguard’s premise is that its investors wouldn’t be disadvantaged......(read more)

Warren Buffett Knew These 9 Fund Managers Would Outperform The Market

Warren Buffett
Warren Buffett knew 9 fund managers who followed value investing approach would beat the market. In 1984, he gave a speech arguing that the Efficient......(read more)

Individual Investors Can Persistently Beat the Stock Market

Insider Monkey, your source for free insider trading data, knows individual investors consistently underperform the market on the average. This is true......(read more)

Is Insider Trading Profitable in Germany?

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Insider trading has been a profitable investment strategy in the United States for more than 50 years. In a previous article, we pointed to a study showing......(read more)

The Insider Trading Anomaly: Make 7% More Than Index Funds

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The insider trading anomaly has been one of the most profitable investment strategies in the past 50 years. In general, information is a valuable commodity......(read more)

Beat Index Funds By More Than 10% Per Year

SPY vs. Flow of Funds
This year Vanguard became the largest mutual fund family. They preach that index investing beats stock picking and market timing. The truth is that ......(read more)
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