Stock Market Predictions–Experts Don’t Know, Either

Watch this video on YouTube Rarely does a day go by without someone asking for my thoughts about the direction of the stock market. How long do I think the bull market will continue? When will a bear market start? Is now a good time to sell? Logically enough, people...

Stock Market Predictions From a Broken Record

Watch this video on YouTube For investors, happy days have been here so long that it’s beginning to seem surreal. The United States stock market is at all-time highs; we have low unemployment rates and solid company profits. The big question is, “What will...

What I Didn’t Know Then About Investing

Watch this video on YouTube Fifty years ago I scraped together $100 that I earned moving lawns and invested in my first stocks. I had heard a person could make a lot of money owning stocks. The ones I bought were all very small regional companies that I selected with...

Bad World News, Good Market News

Watch this video on YouTube Most clients I have met with recently show surprise when I tell them the first half of the year was a good one for investors. As one client said, “How is that possible with all the problems in the world?” She ticked off the...

What Not To Do In a Long Bull Market

Watch this video on YouTube March 9, 2017, was the eighth birthday of the bull market in the US S&P 500. In its lifetime it gained 314.4%, an average annual return of 19.4%. This raises a question as to how much longer it will last. An article posted on...