TSP Charts: The Unfavorable Season

If you do not know about the favorable and unfavorable season for the stock market, you might want to check out our take on Sell-in-May.  Unlike many who write about it, I’ve extensively researched it.  It’s the only strategy that I found beats buy and hold over the full market cycle (bull/bear).  And it lowers your investor stress level too.

Doug Noland: Old Roach Motel

One hundred and six months. The current expansion, having emerged in the aftermath of the collapse of the mortgage finance Bubble, is now the second-longest on record (lagging only the 120-month 1990’s […]

TSP Charts: 2 May 2018

SP500 index chart

The SP500 index (TSP C fund) contains 80% of the market value of the total public US stock market.  Examining market internals and price action is one of many tools in gauging […]

The Best TSP Allocation in 2018

I am not impressed with the advice I have found on the internet for investing in TSP funds.  I really don’t think it is that difficult to do the basic analysis, but I just do not see it anywhere.  Sure, I see the market technicians and I often see options for long term investors like the aggressive allocation, the moderate allocation and the safe allocation. If you see this, run don’t walk.