As is our custom, we conclude the year by reflecting on the 10 most-read articles over the past 12 months. The list below reflects articles focused on investing, economics and financial planning.

In decreasing order, based on the number of unique readers, those are:

  1. Bob Rodriguez – We are Witnessing the Development of a “Perfect Storm”
    by Robert Huebscher,
    Bob Rodriguez, FPA’s now-retired portfolio manager, earned many awards and distinctions during his 33-year career. In this interview, he talks about the role of the Fed in the price-setting mechanism. “When the markets finally do break, as they always have historically, ETFs and index funds will be destabilizing influences,” he says.
  2. Harry Markopolos – Who Exposed Madoff – Has Uncovered a New Fraud
    by Robert Huebscher,
  3. Gundlach’s Forecast for 2017
    by Robert Huebscher,
  4. How Trump’s Tax Policies Will Affect Subchapter S Corporations
    by Robert Huebscher,
  5. A Warning to the Advisory Profession: DALBAR’s Math is Wrong
    by Wade D. Pfau,
  6. The Absurdity of Asset Allocation StudiesEdit DFP MetadataLaunch Console
    Michael Edesess
  7. Jeremy Siegel: The S&P 500 is Fairly Valued
    by Robert Huebscher,
  8. Time Segmentation as the Compromise Solution for Retirement Income
    by Wade D. Pfau,
  9. Highlights of the Final Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
    by Tim Steffen,
  10. Mohamed El-Erian – Which Asset Classes are Most Vulnerable
    by Robert Huebscher

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