Many people swear by index funds. For new investors, they can be a very reasonably priced way to enter the market. But they do have some disadvantages.
There once was a time when working at a hedge fund was a sure-fire way to show that you had made it. But something happened to change all that.
Today, asset managers are changing how they look at stock. It’s not necessarily a method I agree with. Yet it seems it’s what the industry wants.