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Alpha Architect’s Jack Vogel Explains Closet Indexing, Highlights New ETF

Jack Vogel, CFO & Co-Chief Investment Officer at Alpha Architect, discusses the problem of closet indexing and spotlights the recently launched Alpha Architect Value Momentum Trend ETF (VMOT).

ETFs are WMDs? For Active Mutual Funds, Yes.

As investors continue pouring billions of dollars into ETFs, some are making ETFs a scapegoat for anything that has gone or may go wrong with the financial markets – including one active mutual fund manager who called ETFs “weapons of mass destruction”.  Nate and Conor address these ETF naysayers and remind investors to consider the messengers.  Jack Vogel, […]

Wes Gray’s “Quantitative Momentum”

Wes Gray, CEO at Alpha Architect, discusses his new book “Quantitative Momentum” and explains key factors when implementing a momentum-based investing approach.

Wes Gray’s “Quantitative Momentum”

Wes Gray, CEO at Alpha Architect, discusses his new book “Quantitative Momentum” and explains key factors when implementing a momentum-based investing approach.  Nate & Jason spotlight the MomentumShares U.S. Quantitative Momentum ETF (QMOM) and offer closing thoughts on 2016 financial markets.

Alpha Architect’s Wes Gray Spotlights Momentum ETFs

Wes Gray, CEO & Chief Investment Officer at Alpha Architect, spotlights their new MomentumShares ETFs and explains the merits of a momentum-based approach to investing.

Another Banner Year for ETFs

2015 was another banner year for ETFs, with investors putting more money into ETFs than the flows into index funds, active mutual funds, and hedge funds combined!  We explain the significance.  Wes Gray, CEO & Chief Investment Officer at Alpha Architect, also spotlights their new momentum-focused ETFs.

Alpha Architect’s Jack Vogel on New Book “DIY Financial Advisor”

Alpha Architect’s Jack Vogel, one of the authors of “DIY Financial Advisor“, discusses key investor takeaways from his new book including why you should be wary of “investment experts”.  Nate & Jason also spotlight the ValueShares International Quantitative Value ETF (ticker IVAL).

Alpha Architect’s Jack Vogel on New Book “DIY Financial Advisor”

Alpha Architect’s Jack Vogel, one of the authors of “DIY Financial Advisor“, discusses key investor takeaways from his new book including why you should be wary of “investment experts”.

Alpha Architect’s Wes Gray & Jack Vogel on Value, Momentum Investing

Alpha Architect’s Wes Gray and Jack Vogel explain value and momentum investing, including the underlying investor behaviors driving the returns of both.

Value & Momentum Investing

Value and momentum investing can both offer the opportunity for additional returns. We discuss the underlying investor behaviors explaining why.  Alpha Architect’s Wes Gray and Jack Vogel also join us to offer their thoughts.