International Stocks – Opportunity or Landmine? International stock markets were the star in 2017 and outperformed the U.S. stock markets. However, 2018 paints a very different picture for international equities. Both developed equity...Read more
Should We Worry About Inflation?
Should We Worry About Inflation? Synopsis: The market sold off in February on concerns that the strong economy may overheat, inflation may spike, and the Federal Reserve (Fed) may then raise interest rates more aggressively to try and combat...Read more
The Largest Drop in History!
The Largest Drop in History! Synopsis: The Dow is one of the most popular stock market indices used by the media Recent volatility can be used to highlight the inherit flaws within the Dow The financial media represents for-profit institutions...Read more
Is the Party Over?
Is the Party Over? Synopsis: Equity market volatility was practically nonexistent last year It returned this week with a vengeance, and investors are justifiably worried Concerns over a market correction and/or recession are mounting Read more...Read more
Has the Easy Money Been Made?
Has the Easy Money Been Made? Synopsis: Articles online question if the ‘easy money’ has been made in the stock market These stories have been around for several years and provide little value There is nothing easy about investing in...Read more
How Will Tax Reform Impact The Economy?
What Can the Investor Learn from the Equifax Hack?
What is Private Equity?
The Death of Active Management
The Death of Active Management Synopsis: The argument between active and passive management is one that never seems to get old for the financial media. Those stories have inspired investors of all sizes to contemplate who will ultimately win the...Read more
Are 401(K) Loans a Good Idea?
Are 401(k) Loans a Good Idea? Synopsis: Many Americans view their 401(k) as an easy way to borrow for short-term needs. Despite the temptation, the dangers of borrowing against a retirement fund are too great. Instead of trading one debt with...Read more