Investment Consultant

Roger Nusbaum brings 30 years of investment industry experience into his newest role as ETF Strategist at AdvisorShares.

For many years the Random Roger blog has focused on portfolio construction, behavioral finance, the need for innovative retirement solutions and ETF thought ... more

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Just Let Go
Owning three index funds will result in less to do than owning 40 individual stocks. If you take the time to manage your portfolio using a diversified slate of individual stocks there is no guarantee that you will get better returns.
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Buffett's Latest Thoughts On Indexing
Is Buffett up to no good when he praises indexing?
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Intermittent... Spending?
A round up of Saturday reading.
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Hedge Fund Replicators, All That Or Not?
Another type of popular hedge fund strategy is long/short.
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Everything About Finance Distilled Into A Short List
The list may not be long but it is powerful.
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The 23 Year Rule?
There is no situation where having more money made it worse.
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STOCKS I FOLLOW

A Agilent Technologies Inc.
AAPL Apple Inc.
ASX Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc.
CAM Cameron International Corporation
CAT Caterpillar Inc.
ETF Aberdeen Emerging Markets Telecommunications and Infrastructure Fund, Inc.
ETN Eaton Corporation
ETP Energy Transfer Partners L.P.
GDP Goodrich Petroleum Corporation
H Hyatt Hotels Corporation
IMO Imperial Oil Ltd
NBB Nuveen Build America Bond Fund
NGG National Grid plc
NORW GLOBAL X NORWAY ETF
NY iShares NYSE 100 Index Fund
YHOO Yahoo! Inc.
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Success Is Driven From Behaviors was just posted to Roger Nusbaum's personal blog.
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PERSONAL BLOG

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Success Is Driven From Behaviors
Inputs are a greater determinant than outputs.
Markets Panic, We Don't
A round up of my interactions today regarding the current panic...
Inspiration
Where many of my posts talk about the need to avoid self-destructive behaviors related to investing, that is a matter of people having a hand in their financial outcome by modifying/dictating their behaviors. So it is with fitness and health issues for many of us.

Work Experience

Portfolio Manager
AdvisorShares Global Alpha & Beta ETF (RRGR)
July 2012 - Present (6 years 10 months)
Portfolio Manager
Your Source Financial
2004 - Present (15 years 5 months)
Institutional Equity & Options trader
Charles Schwab
1993 - 2001 (8 years 4 months)

Education

San Diego State University
Bachelor's Degree in Economics

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