Summarizing the Case for International Stocks

Imagine you took a time machine back to 2007. This is what the rear-view mirror looked like for U.S. and international stocks: International stocks substantially outperformed and U.S. investors missed out by sticking close to home. Since 2007, the roles have reversed and U.S. stocks have generated higher returns. The chart below shows U.S. and…

Book Summary of Taleb’s Antifragile

Nassim Taleb is a polarizing guy. He gets in Twitter fights, eats a lot of squid ink pasta, but also has many fans. I enjoy his writing and, among all his books, think Antifragile is the most complete description of his philosophy on life and markets. Here are my main takeaways: The opposite of fragility…