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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How I Try To Assess New ETFs
Direxion has launched an interesting suite of relative value ETFs.
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Is The Bear Market Over? Was It Actually A Bear?
The stock market was up a bunch again today and is up about 9% from the low on Christmas Eve. At the low point, the S&P 500 did breach a 20% which is a level that many would say makes a bear market "official".
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The Long Game
Yet another way to make every aspect of your life easier.
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Happy New Year! Let's Evolve
Exploring the wisdom of others.
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Time To Tune Up & Simplify?
A look at several articles from over the weekend.
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More Portfolio Defense Implemented
The way this bear market has unfolded I've taken defensive action by buying several inverse-type products.
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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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Markets Panic, We don't was just posted to Roger Nusbaum's personal blog.
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PERSONAL BLOG

Latest Posts
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 8 months)
Portfolio Manager
Your Source Financial
2004 - Present (15 years 3 months)
Institutional Equity & Options trader
Charles Schwab
1993 - 2001 (8 years 2 months)

Education

San Diego State University
Bachelor's Degree in Economics

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