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Choosing the Right Type of Order for Your ETF Trades

The process required to buy and sell exchange-traded funds differs from that used to trade traditional mutual funds. Here's what you need to know.
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Fidelity Rolls Out Fractional Share Trading

SMI-friendly broker Fidelity now allows you to purchase exchange-traded funds in fractional shares. That's a game-changer.
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Now Available: Personal Portfolio Tracker & Fund Performance Rankings With Data Through 10-31-20

We've updated SMI's Personal Portfolio Tracker and monthly Fund Performance Rankings with performance data through Oct. 31, 2020. • The Portfolio Tracker: Using the online Tracker, you can personalize SMI's fund rankings,
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How SMI’s “Relative-Risk” Scores Alert You to Potential Losses

For Fund Upgraders who want to look a little deeper when choosing from among our recommended funds, SMI’s relative-risk numbers provide further insight.
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Now Available: Personal Portfolio Tracker & Fund Performance Rankings With Data Through 9-30-20

We've updated SMI's Personal Portfolio Tracker and monthly Fund Performance Rankings with performance data through Sept. 30, 2020. • The Portfolio Tracker: Using the online Tracker, you can personalize SMI's fund
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Buying Commodities to Hedge Against Inflation Risk

Want more direct inflation protection than the standard SMI strategies provide? Taking a little out of stocks to put into commodities is an easy way to get it.
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Now Available: Personal Portfolio Tracker & Fund Performance Rankings With Data Through 8-31-20

We've updated SMI's Personal Portfolio Tracker and monthly Fund Performance Rankings with performance data through Aug. 31, 2020. • The Portfolio Tracker: Using the online Tracker, you can personalize SMI's fund rankings,
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Now Available: Personal Portfolio Tracker & Fund Performance Rankings With Data Through 7-31-20

We've updated SMI's Personal Portfolio Tracker and monthly Fund Performance Rankings with performance data through July 31, 2020. • The Portfolio Tracker: Using the online Tracker, you can personalize SMI's fund rankings,
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Are You Making Any of These Common Investing Mistakes?

It's human nature — people tend to learn more from their mistakes than their successes. We asked SMI members to tell us about their most significant investing mistakes — and what they learned from
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Now Available: Personal Portfolio Tracker & Fund Performance Rankings With Data Through 6-30-20

We've updated SMI's Personal Portfolio Tracker and monthly Fund Performance Rankings with performance data through June 30, 2020. • The Portfolio Tracker: The Tracker makes it possible to personalize SMI's fund rankings
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