10 Tips for Christmas – Want, Need, Wear, Read

10 Tips for Christmas – Want, Need, Wear, Read

The holidays are fantastic but, let’s be honest, they also usher in a boatload of financial stress. Pressure to buy great presents, update the decorations, bring something to that next party and, of course, mail out some fantastic cards- complete with a family photo,...
Dow 19,000

Dow 19,000

It’s a bull market as the Dow tops 19,000 and everything that once was dead is now back in vogue. For the first time in years the financial stocks are standouts with the general idea that they will mint money on a greater interest spread once the Fed raises rates in...
All Eyes on Italy

All Eyes on Italy

I get the distinct feeling that the post-Trump-elect market party has come to an end, at least for now. Markets ebb and flow and tend to move in short bursts. Traders will tell you there are typically only a small number of times during a given year where profits flow...
Rotation Rotation Rotation

Rotation Rotation Rotation

For weeks we’ve been seeing the  underpinnings of rotation. Whether it has been radio or this blog we’ve mentioned just how money has been slowly rotating away from what has been working into areas that will benefit from interest rates and inflation. It really didn’t...
Trump or Clinton

Trump or Clinton

Many have inquired as to my opinion on the upcoming presidential election. Sadly, when I attempt to formulate an educated response, I am left speechless. In addition to being a small business owner and investment manager, I find myself with the incredible task of...