The top down and bottom up approaches to investing

The top down and bottom up approaches to investing

Which do you think leads to better performance: the bottom-up approach or the top-down approach? The answer may surprise you.
Successful investors generally understand that you have two basic ways to make investment decisions: the bottom-up approach and the top-down approach.
Here’s a look at these two… Read More

What is Pat’s commentary for the week of April 2, 2013

Successful investors generally understand that you have two basic ways to make investment decisions. They also understand that it pays to know which of the two you are using at any given time.

Investment professionals call these two approaches “bottom-up” and “top-down”. Using the bottom-up approach,… Read More