International Volatility = Rebalancing Opportunity

I joined “Countdown to the Closing Bell” with Cheryl Casone to discuss international investing opportunities. My message, as always, is to diversify internationally and rebalance on the dips. While I believe trade-war tensions are bad for everyone, I am confident the economy is robust enough to handle the pressure, especially for long term investors. Best […]

Investors Need To Stop Focusing On What’s In The News

I joined CNBC’s Power Lunch to discuss my views on the markets in this current economic environment. I encouraged investors to stop focusing on what’s in the news because that’s not where the academic premiums actually come from. Investors should diversify their portfolios and, as always, think long term. Check it out! Best regards, Mark

Don’t Let Fear-Gripping Headlines Dictate Your Investing Decisions

I joined host Neil Cavuto live on set in New York City to discuss the tax cuts and how they impacted individuals. I also weighed in on how fear in the headlines doesn’t necessarily mean doom for markets and investing. Best regards, Mark

Mark Matson on Investor Mindsets

Amid headlines that could have the power to induce panic for some investors, I spoke with Liz Claman about the “investor prediction theory” and why that mindset could be detrimental to their portfolio performance. I noted that investors should try to avoid fear by diversifying globally and keep their sights set on the long-term, despite […]

Smart Money 20th Anniversary Edition

We are pleased to announce that the 20th Anniversary Edition of How the Really Smart Money Invests: A Brief History Of Investing video is now available! Watch this video and learn: What Nobel Prize winners have discovered about the nature of the market and how they utilize this information to invest their own money. Why […]

Forget The Fed

I joined host Neil Cavuto to discuss the Federal Reserve policy and the health of the economy. My message to investors is to “forget the Fed” and invest for the long-term. Investors should own equities and look at downturns as opportunities to buy discounted stocks. Best regards, Mark

It’s Never The Right Time To Panic

Times like these are trying, and when investors are likely to become fearful. We are committed to providing you the tools you need just like this video to help investors stay the course and not make potentially costly mistakes by panicking. Best regards, Mark

What Market Volatility Means For You

I joined host Liz Claman last week to note my thoughts on current market fluctuations, to remind investors not to let fear of short-term volatility distract them from long-term goals, and to stay focused on the next 20 years. Best regards, Mark

What Could A 401(k) Cap Mean For Investors?

I joined host Neil Cavuto on Fox Business to discuss the debate over capping 401(k)s within the tax reform plan and what that could mean for investors’ retirements and the market. Check it out. Best regards, Mark