Fourth Quarter Letter to Our Clients: The Randomness of Returns

At the time of our last quarterly letter, there was uncertainty as to who the next President of the United States would be. On November 8, 2016, the less likely scenario played out, and every news out...
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A Look Back at 2016

By Weston Wellington, Vice President, Dimensional Fund Advisors Every year brings its share of surprises. But how many of us could have imagined that 2016 would see the Chicago Cubs win the World Seri...
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2016 Market Review

By Bryan Harris, Dimensional Fund Advisors In 2016, the US market reached new highs and stocks in a majority of developed and emerging market countries delivered positive returns. The year began with ...
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New Market Highs and Positive Expected Returns

By Dimensional Fund Advisors LP There has been much discussion in the news recently about new nominal highs in stock indices like the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500. When markets hit...
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A Vote for Small Cap Stocks?

By Weston Wellington, Vice President, Dimensional Fund Advisors In the days immediately following the recent US presidential election, US small company stocks experienced higher returns than US large ...
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