Archives: ETF Complete: Strategy Insights

Strategy Insights: ETF, Market, Models Review (Part 3)

James Kimball | April 11, 2021

The ETF Complete model closed the week up +0.1% compared to the SPY which closed up +3.9%. Stay tuned for the daily updates and log into the website to see holdings and additional performance data. This Week's Strategy Lesson: ETF, Market, & Models Review (Part 3) This week we will wrap up this brief survey and review of the recent market action and trends. We already covered U.S. Sector ETFs and global Country ETFs. This week


Strategy Insights: Cognitive Biases in Trading & Investing (Part 7)

James Kimball | March 14, 2021

The ETF Complete model closed the week up +9.9% compared to the SPY which closed up +2.7%. Stay tuned for the daily updates and log into the website to see holdings and additional performance data. This Week's Strategy Lesson: Cognitive Biases in Trading & Investing (Part 7) We have spent the last several weeks introducing and discussing various cognitive biases and how the effects they can have on our trading and financial decisions. This week we


Strategy Insights: Cognitive Biases in Trading & Investing (Part 6)

James Kimball | March 7, 2021

The ETF Complete model closed the week up +1.9% compared to the SPY which closed up +0.9%. Stay tuned for the daily updates and log into the website to see holdings and additional performance data. This Week's Strategy Lesson: Cognitive Biases in Trading & Investing (Part 6) We continue our series on cognitive biases. Cognitive biases are common or systematic flaws in human reasoning that can lead to predictable results. Many or all of them can


Strategy Insights: Cognitive Biases in Trading & Investing (Part 5)

James Kimball | February 28, 2021

The ETF Complete model closed the week down -2.7% compared to the SPY which closed down -2.5%. Stay tuned for the daily updates and log into the website to see holdings and additional performance data. This Week's Strategy Lesson: Cognitive Biases in Trading & Investing (Part 5) We continue our series on cognitive biases. Cognitive biases are common or systematic flaws in human reasoning that can lead to predictable results. Many or all of them can


Strategy Insights:Cognitive Biases in Trading & Investing (Part 3)

James Kimball | February 14, 2021

The ETF Complete model closed the week up +1.7% compared to the SPY which closed up +1.3%. Stay tuned for the daily updates and log into the website to see holdings and additional performance data.   This Week's Strategy Lesson: Cognitive Biases in Trading & Investing (Part 3) This week we continue our series on cognitive biases. Cognitive biases are common or systematic flaws in human reasoning that can lead to predictable results. Many or all


Strategy Insights:Cognitive Biases in Trading & Investing (Part 2)

James Kimball | February 7, 2021

The ETF Complete model closed the week up +3.8% compared to the SPY which closed up +4.8%. Stay tuned for the daily updates and log into the website to see holdings and additional performance data.   This Week's Strategy Lesson: Cognitive Biases in Trading & Investing (Part 2 Last week we introduced the topic of cognitive biases that can affect us in the world of finances and trading. Cognitive biases are common or systematic flaws in


Strategy Insights: Cognitive Biases in Trading & Investing (Part 1)

James Kimball | January 31, 2021

The ETF Complete model closed the week up +3.2% compared to the SPY which closed down -3.3%. Stay tuned for the daily updates and log into the website to see holdings and additional performance data. This Week's Strategy Lesson: Cognitive Biases in Trading & Investing (Part 1) This week we are going to start a series looking at different cognitive biases that can affect us in the realm of finance and trading. In behavioral finance, a


Strategy Insights: 2020 Year in Review (Part 3)

James Kimball | January 24, 2021

The ETF Complete model closed the week up +0.6% compared to the SPY which closed up +1.9%. Stay tuned for the daily updates and log into the website to see holdings and additional performance data. This Week's Strategy Lesson: 2020 Year in Review (Part 3) With 2020 officially in the books, it’s time for our annual review of how the models performed last year both on an absolute basis, relative to the benchmark, and also relative to


Strategy Insights: 2020 Year in Review (Part 2)

James Kimball | January 17, 2021

The ETF Complete model closed the week down -2.1% compared to the SPY which closed down -1.5%. Stay tuned for the daily updates and log into the website to see holdings and additional performance data. This Week's Strategy Lesson: 2020 Year in Review (Part 2) With 2020 officially in the books, it’s time for our annual review of how the models performed last year both on an absolute basis, relative to the benchmark, and also relative to


Strategy Insights: 2020 Year in Review (Part 1)

James Kimball | January 12, 2021

The ETF Complete model closed the week up +5.1% compared to the SPY which closed up +2.0%. Stay tuned for the daily updates and log into the website to see holdings and additional performance data. This Week's Strategy Lesson: 2020 Year in Review (Part 1) With 2020 officially in the books, it’s time for our annual review of how the models performed last year both on an absolute basis, relative to the benchmark, and also relative to