Robert R. Johnson, Ph.D., CFA, CAIA is the president and chief executive officer of The American College, a non-profit, accredited, degree-granting institution in Bryn Mawr, PA. Prior to joining The College, he served as professor of finance in Creighton University's Heider College of Business. Johnson is the author of multiple books and over 75 articles in academic and practitioner journals. He is co-author of the books Invest With the Fed, Strategic Value Investing, The Tools and Techniques of Investment Planning, and Investment Banking for Dummies. Johnson serves on the advisory board of The Journal of Portfolio Management.
Recent Articles By The Author
Here Are the Alarming Signs the Stock Market Is Overvalued
Credit markets are sending signals and at least one successful investor has warned that valuations are too high.
This Year's Super Bowl Winner Could Predict if the Stock Market Surges or Dives
Be sure to talk about this stock indicator at the Super Bowl party.
Blind Adherence to Re-balancing May Be Hazardous to One's Wealth
Over the long term, this is definitely a wise move to make, but not all markets are created equally.
Bond Market Slump Could Presage a Big Stock Market Selloff
The bond market is reeling. Will the stock market be far behind?
Cure for Pre-Election Investment Angst: Sit Tight and Do Nothing
Despite the ups and downs, investors should relax and not make any moves in anticipation of the outcome on Tuesday.
Dividends Play a Huge Role in Index Returns, So Don't Ignore Them
Dividends represent a major portion of investment returns. Unfortunately, investors tend to solely focus on stock prices when judging performance.
Criticizing Warren Buffett Is One Way to Get Attention
Financial educator and adviser Paul Merriman has challenged the Oracle of Omaha's investing principles.
An Inconvenient Truth: Hedge Funds Don't Provide Superior Returns
It is becoming increasingly evident that these 'masters of the universe' can't boast better performance or diversification benefits.
5 Great Rock Songs With Hidden Messages of Sage Investment Advice
The Rolling Stones' 'Time is on My Side' and Smokey Robinson's 'You Better Shop Around' can help investors limit risk and increase the likelihood of profits.
The Real Winners and Losers Post-Brexit; Plus, Where You Should Dig for Brexit Gold
Fear sells in the financial media -- but don't give into it. Your strategies should change little if at all.