Barry Ritholtz
A hedge fund for you and me? The best move is to take a pass
Goldman Sachs will let you invest in funds that charge big fees and return relatively little. But why would you?
 
Uber just the latest tech firm to disrupt an industry with forward-thinking
(The Washington Post, January 29, 2015; 11:07 PM)
 
It’s time to market forecasters to admit the errors of their ways
(The Washington Post, January 16, 2015; 4:53 PM)
 
For investors, it’s a perfect time to go back to the basics
(The Washington Post, December 20, 2014; 10:55 AM)
 
Why the all-weather portfolio is a wash-out
(The Washington Post, December 6, 2014; 11:09 AM)
 
Congratulations! You just signed a $325 million deal. Now what?
(The Washington Post, November 21, 2014; 5:56 PM)
 
Significance of secular market should not be underestimated
(The Washington Post, November 7, 2014; 10:15 AM)
 
Find a financial adviser who will put your interests first
(The Washington Post, October 25, 2014; 10:26 AM)
 
The world’s greatest stock picker? Bet you sold Apple and Google a long time ago.
(The Washington Post, October 4, 2014; 8:30 PM)
 
After 30,000 posts, Big Picture blogger has figured a few things out
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 12:37 PM)
 
Barry Ritholtz: Time, not timing, is key to investing success
(The Washington Post, August 23, 2014; 10:23 AM)
 
No matter what, the long-term investor comes out ahead of the short-term trader
(The Washington Post, August 9, 2014; 10:07 AM)
 
So you’re the world’s greatest trader? Taxes will fix that.
(The Washington Post, July 26, 2014; 1:38 PM)
 
Barry Ritholtz offers the worst investing ideas he’s heard this year
(The Washington Post, July 5, 2014; 10:12 PM)
 
Curate your personal investment resources
(The Washington Post, June 13, 2014; 11:48 AM)
 
Barry Ritholtz: Professional athletes need to learn to keep their finances in good shape
(The Washington Post, May 31, 2014; 9:59 AM)
 
Barry Ritholtz: Investors must recognize what ‘this time it’s different’ really means
(The Washington Post, May 16, 2014; 11:53 PM)
 
Barry Ritholtz: Pay close attention to what’s motivating market commentary
(The Washington Post, May 3, 2014; 9:28 AM)
 
Barry Ritholtz column: What’s gone up won’t always come down
(The Washington Post, April 19, 2014; 12:07 PM)
 
How to know whether stocks are cheap or pricey
(The Washington Post, March 22, 2014; 8:51 PM)
 
There’s nothing wrong with 401(k)s, except the players involved
(The Washington Post, March 7, 2014; 12:02 PM)
 
Barry Ritholtz: Outcome or process — what investment focus succeeds over time?
(The Washington Post, February 22, 2014; 11:09 AM)
 
My motto: ‘Fresh mistakes, every year’
(The Washington Post, February 8, 2014; 4:42 PM)
 
Defense! Why Google’s Nest Labs acquisition is a smart move
(The Washington Post, January 24, 2014; 11:47 AM)
 
A gold enthusiast? Listen to the head — and history.
(The Washington Post, January 10, 2014; 6:56 PM)
 
10 financial resolutions you can actually keep
(The Washington Post, December 27, 2013; 10:46 AM)
 
How much cash should you hold in your portfolio?
(The Washington Post, December 13, 2013; 10:19 AM)
 
Retail theater: Beware of bad Shopmas data!
(The Washington Post, November 29, 2013; 11:37 AM)
 
Use the news: How to get the most out of financial media
(The Washington Post, November 15, 2013; 10:16 AM)
 
Reduce the noise levels in your investment process
(The Washington Post, November 1, 2013; 11:02 AM)
 
Barry Ritholtz
(The Washington Post, October 24, 2013; 11:43 AM)
 
How Shiller helped Fama win the Nobel
(The Washington Post, October 18, 2013; 10:35 AM)
 
On Investing: The Obamacare portfolio
(The Washington Post, October 4, 2013; 10:11 AM)
 
Let’s get this straight: Lehman did not cause the financial crisis
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2013; 9:34 PM)
 
What’s behind Microsoft’s fall from dominance?
(The Washington Post, September 6, 2013; 9:17 AM)
 
Barry Ritholtz: How to avoid being a Wall Street muppet
(The Washington Post, August 23, 2013; 10:59 AM)
 
10 reasons why economics is an art, not a science
(The Washington Post, August 9, 2013; 10:02 AM)
 
Barry Ritholtz: Everybody loves a good story
(The Washington Post, July 26, 2013; 10:21 AM)
 
Rising interest rates could mean the window to fix infrastructure on the cheap is closing
(The Washington Post, July 12, 2013; 10:34 AM)
 
Missing the big stocks rally: Readers push back
(The Washington Post, June 28, 2013; 10:21 AM)
 
Missed the big market rally? Here’s what to do now.
(The Washington Post, June 14, 2013; 10:54 PM)
 
Can two senators end ‘too big to fail’?
(The Washington Post, May 10, 2013; 10:23 AM)
 
How Twitter is becoming your first source of investment news
(The Washington Post, April 20, 2013; 11:57 AM)
 
As stocks mark new all-time highs, many investors are left behind
(The Washington Post, April 5, 2013; 9:58 AM)
 
A crucial investing question: Do you know your time frame?
(The Washington Post, March 22, 2013; 9:12 AM)
 
Voters should pay attention to politics. Investors should ignore it.
(The Washington Post, March 8, 2013; 9:59 AM)
 
Pinocchio traders with fantastic returns are lying to themselves
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2013; 7:55 PM)
 
Here’s where I messed up. And this is what I learned.
(The Washington Post, February 9, 2013; 7:08 PM)
 
Keep it simple, avoid the pitfalls
(The Washington Post, January 25, 2013; 9:30 AM)
 
10 trends to watch in finance for 2013
(The Washington Post, January 12, 2013; 7:35 PM)
 
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