The Stingy News Weekly (03/02/01)
The Markets This Week
DOW 30: 10,466.31 +0.23% to a P/E of 25.4
TSE 300: 8,006.85 -0.27% to a P/E of 20.2
Despite pain in technology, the markets held up fairly well this week. However, some TSE indexers are probably still sore that they bought in at 11,401.
Contra The Heard
Looking for deep value? Look no further than the Contra Guys. There are lots of keen articles and picks to be found here.
A lengthy article from the Center for Economic and Policy Research that talks about overvaluation.
Retirement Models That Let Reality Bite
Does your retirement plan incorporate market variation or does it just assume gains of 10% a year? Your selection can make quite a difference.
Buffett hits a bumpy road
A fun look at Buffett a year ago. You know, back when tech was the only thing to invest in.
To win on investments, don't chase the latest craze
Just buy the market. Right along with everyone else.
Avoiding Common Investment Mistakes
Some quick tips for the novice from Schwab.
The trivia questions this week are:
The trivia questions and answers from last week are:
I've posted the slides from two investment talks for those who didn't want to take notes. As an aside, I would be happy to talk to share clubs in the Toronto area.
Fans of Canadian SPP stocks will be interested in my latest Canadian MoneySaver article. "SPPs for the Long Term" focuses on stocks with excellent 10 year track records that are currently selling for reasonable prices.
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