- Stock have historically outperformed bonds in the long term but valuations have never been so high as today.
- The only time in history that the S&P 500 had a higher valuation and the economy was in the growth part of a cycle was in 2000.
- Analysts and pension funds usually buy high and sell low.
One of the most discussed financial topics is the best ratio between stocks and bonds or other investments a person should have in order to retire at a certain age with enough funds to last through a long and cozy retirement. As there are many topics related to retirement this article is going to focus on the relation between stocks and retirement. More →