Quick Market Note – 1.07.2016

Quick Market Note – 1.07.2016

Needless to say, stocks around the world have gotten off to a rough start to the year. Many are attributing it to a plunge in Chinese stocks and a devaluation of the Chinese currency (yuan). Tom Bowley, who writes the Trading Places Blog for StockCharts.com stated: If...
The Week in Review – April 20, 2015

The Week in Review – April 20, 2015

Last week was one of polar opposites. Midweek offered positive events with the large-cap benchmarks nearing their all-time highs, and the small-cap Russell 2000 (which is more US centric) responded slightly better by establishing a record finish on Wednesday. Then, at...
“What Happens Next?”

“What Happens Next?”

“Pete and Repeat were in a boat. Pete fell off. Who was left?” As I was sitting down to put together this commentary this childhood joke kept popping into my head. The answer to the joke, as you all probably remember, is “Nobody”. Nobody is left because when Pete...
National Conference in Arizona

National Conference in Arizona

Last week we attended Triad Advisors (our broker/dealer) National Conference in Phoenix Arizona. Little did we know we would be leaving the east coast for the desert only to be hit by a hurricane. Fortunately, we did not experience the extreme flooding that rocked...