Don Dion is president and founder of Dion Money Management, a fee-based investment advisory firm to affluent individuals, families and nonprofit organizations, where he is responsible for setting investment policy, creating custom portfolios and overseeing the performance of client accounts. Founded in 1996 and based in Williamstown, Mass., Dion Money Management manages assets for clients in 49 states and 11 countries. Dion is a licensed attorney in Massachusetts and Maine and has more than 25 years' experience working in the financial markets, having founded and run two publicly traded companies before establishing Dion Money Management.Dion also is publisher of the Fidelity Independent Adviser family of newsletters, which provides to a broad range of investors his commentary on the financial markets, with a specific emphasis on mutual funds and exchange-traded funds. With more than 100,000 subscribers in the U.S. and 29 other countries, Fidelity Independent Adviser publishes six monthly newsletters and three weekly newsletters. Its flagship publication, Fidelity Independent Adviser, has been published monthly for 11 years and reaches 40,000 subscribers.
Recent Articles By The Author
5 ETFs to Watch This Week
Vietnam's marketplace is surging while no one's watching and the Guggenheim Solar ETF should respond when major holding First Solar reports on Thursday.
Dion's Friday ETF Winners and Losers
Homebuilders ETF ITB extended its winning streak to four days, hitting a 2012 high.
Coke Stock Split May Irk Warren Buffett
The chief of Berkshire Hathaway has criticized other companies in the past for stock splits and new share issuance.
Dion's Thursday ETF Winners and Losers
ETFs linked to natural gas futures are seeing mixed action as GAZ and UNG move in opposite directions.
PALL: Good in Small Doses
Rather than a core holding, PALL is best suited as a small tactical position that allows an investor to bet on short-term bursts of strength.