The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 reduces tax rates on individuals and increases the standard deduction among other changes. Successful Portfolios is pleased to present our popular fact sheet, Key Financial Data for 2019. This handy and concise tax reference covers many items affecting your finances, including:
SP’s Low Volatility Strategy: Snapshot of Account “BEC1” Investment Performance using IB Portfolio Analyst
Presented in the graphic shown below is the inception-to-date comparative performance of Successful Portfolios’ Low Volatility Investment Strategy (BEC1) and a blended index of 70% Vanguard Total World Stock Index ETF (VT) and 30% Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (BND). We prepared this presentation using Interactive Brokers Portfolio Analyst.
Successful Portfolios is pleased to offer our Key Financial Data Fact Sheet for 2017, available here as a free PDF download. This handy fact sheet includes tax tables and retirement account contribution limits.
Here is BlackRock's most excellent Stock and Bond Benchmark Returns Comparison for June 2016. Download the PDF file. A furious post Brexit rally turns most US stock indices positive for month of Junes. Bond indices were well bid all month.
On June 24, 2016, the first trading day after BREXIT, global stock markets plunged. The S&P 500 lost nearly 4%. But our ETF Model Portfolio gained nearly 1%. This represents actual investment performance on over $2.2 million invested. Not a hypothetical simulation.
Download Successful Portfolios' Low Volatility Portfolio Factsheet. For more details read our Low Volatility White Paper. A recent story in Yahoo Finance explains "why low volatility stocks could be your best bet for 2016".