Steve Selengut

Author’s Bio

Steven R. Selengut, MBA, has been in the financial services industry for more than forty years. He began investing while employed in a life insurer's pension investment department. He began his trading career using the working capital model as outlined in his book, The Brainwashing of the American Investor.

Recent Articles

Index and Sector ETFs: Mutual Funds: Speculation X3

How many of you remember the immortal words of P. T. Barnum? On Wall Street, the incubation period for new ...
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Brave Old World: Market Cycle Investment Management

The Market Cycle Investment Management (MCIM) methodology is the sum of all the strategies, procedures, controls, and guidelines explained and ...
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Strategic Investment Mixology – Creating The Holy Grail Cocktail

So what do your Investment Manager and your neighborhood bartender have in common, other than the probability that you spend ...
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Stock Market Corrections Are Beautiful… When

A correction is a beautiful thing, simply the flip side of a rally, big or small. Theoretically, even technically I'm ...
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A Preemptive, Timeless, Portfolio Protection Strategy

A participant in the morning Market Cycle Investment Management (MCIM) workshop observed: I've noticed that my account balances are near ...
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One Person’s Bond Crash is Another’s Income Opportunity

Today's "Investment News" headline (from Bloomberg) is designed to make you shiver in your income portfolio boots: "Big fixed income ...
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Income Investing: “Feed Your Head… Feed Your Head”

Jefferson Airplane has never, ever, been mistaken for a band of financial advisors, but the White Rabbit lyrics can be ...
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Income Closed End Funds and Total Return Analysis

What are the two main reasons mere mortals invest in income purpose securities: one is their inherent safety compared to ...
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Income CEF Price Volatility… No Problem at All

Market Cycle Investment Management portfolios are different from any others you may be analyzing, and all investors analyze their portfolios ...
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Is Your Investment Portfolio Prepared For Higher Interest Rates?

I've heard a lot of discussion lately pressing the idea that rising interest rates are something to be feared, and ...
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