About

David began his investment career in 2007 by co-founding a fee-only registered investment advisory firm and swiftly grew that company to over $100 million in assets. In 2013 he started FMD Capital Management with the commitment to build a world class investment firm focused on client service, investment discipline, and accountability.

Davids responsibilities within FMD Capital Management include: operations management, chief compliance officer, investment research, client communication, and portfolio management. In addition, David actively contributes his investment views on the Investor Insights blog and through special reports.

He has years of experience implementing actively managed growth and income portfolios using ETFs and mutual funds. David is often quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Investors Business Daily, and MarketWatch. He is also a regular contributor on Abnormal Returns, Seeking Alpha, InvestorPlace, and writes a weekly ETF column for NASDAQ.com. David is licensed by the California Department of Insurance (License #0H86066).

Content from David Fabian

Closed-End Duo forTax-Efficient Yields
David Fabian

Income investors with large taxable accounts are consistently focused on maximizing their total return and minimizing the impac...

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Bond ETFs in a Rising Rate World?
David Fabian

A reader recently sent me a question asking why you would own a bond fund when interest rates are on the move higher, notes Dav...

Tickers: BSV | TOTL | BOND
Top Picks 2017: iShares Core MSCI Total International Stock
David Fabian

One of the themes for 2017 that I am paying very close attention to is the momentum relationship between international and dome...

Tickers: IXUS
Blackrock Bets for Steady Income
David Fabian

Retired investors are often looking for core exposure in funds that demonstrate low costs and steady income, explains fund expe...

Tickers: HDV | DRGO | AOK
Time to Rethink the Love Affair with Bonds?
David Fabian

David Fabian, money manager at FMD Capital, cautions long-term investors against becoming too complacent about bonds. Here, the...

Tickers: TLT | VSB | VCSH | AGG
Core Idea for Total International Exposure
David Fabian

In the absence of any real excitement or edge in domestic equities, we have shifted our focus to international stocks as a pote...

Tickers: IXUS
ETFs: Keep it Simple
David Fabian

David Fabian worries that investors are overcomplicating their ETF portfolios; instead, the money manager at FMD Capital sugges...

Tickers: VTI | ITOT | AGG | BND