Our Top 5 Geeky Finance Posts for 2014

December 22, 2014 Brainwave, Uncategorized
Print Friendly


We are calling it quits for the holidays. Most of us have kids and Santa is coming to town!

We’ll talk quant and educate investors in the coming year…

Here are the Top 5 content pieces this year (Based on traffic):

  1. Never Buy Expensive Stocks. Period.
  2. Our Quantitative Value Philosophy
  3. Stop Trying Too Hard: You Will Never Be Warren Buffett
  4. The Secret To Momentum is the 52-Week High
  5. Ride Your Winners and Cut Your Losers. Period.


Want to learn more? We just published DIY Financial Advisor to empower investors!


If you liked this post, don't forget to subscribe to Alpha Architect


Alpha Architect believes in a systematic, evidence-based, and fully transparent approach to asset-management.
Please contact us to learn more.


Please remember that past performance is not an indicator of future results. Please read our full disclaimer.

About the Author

Wesley R. Gray, Ph.D.

After serving as a Captain in the United States Marine Corps, Dr. Gray received a PhD, and was a finance professor at Drexel University. Dr. Gray’s interest in entrepreneurship and behavioral finance led him to found Alpha Architect. Dr. Gray has published three books: EMBEDDED: A Marine Corps Adviser Inside the Iraqi Army, QUANTITATIVE VALUE: A Practitioner’s Guide to Automating Intelligent Investment and Eliminating Behavioral Errors, and DIY FINANCIAL ADVISOR: A Simple Solution to Build and Protect Your Wealth. His numerous published works has been highlighted on CBNC, CNN, NPR, Motley Fool, WSJ Market Watch, CFA Institute, Institutional Investor, and CBS News. Dr. Gray earned an MBA and a PhD in finance from the University of Chicago and graduated magna cum laude with a BS from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

The information contained herein is only as current as of the date indicated, and may be superseded by subsequent market events or for other reasons. The views and opinions expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Alpha Architect, its affiliates or its employees.

This information is not intended to, and does not relate specifically to any investment strategy or product that Alpha Architect offers. It is being provided merely to provide a framework to assist in the implementation of an investor’s own analysis and an investor’s own view on the topic discussed herein. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results.