2017 was a great year for growth asset classes. This month, Bill discusses how long this may continue and addresses a common misconception regarding valuations’ impact on short-term market growth.
Bitcoin has gained a lot of attention due to a recent surge in price. Does this make Bitcoin a viable investment? Or is this the behavior of a bubble? This month, Bill discusses the only 3 things you need to know about investing in Bitcoin before you buy.
Asset classes perform differently from year to year. This month, Bill looks back at each asset class’s performance over the past 13 years and provides insight as to what it may mean for the market going forward.
The case can be made that Commodities are a must own asset class. But sometimes it’s easier than others. It’s been tough to stay invested in Commodities of late because prices have been falling, not rising. That’s no more evident anywhere than with Oil. But there are smart ways to own Oil, and less smart
A Bear Market is coming. We can all agree on that. What we don’t know is when. That’s why now is the perfect time to think about it. This month, Bill talks about the three things you need to think about before the Bear arrives.
Halfway through the year, investment markets have performed quite well so far. But there appears to be a change underway, due in no small part to the markets’ evolving pessimism about the changes President Trump was supposed to implement. The question is, “What do we do about it?” Tune in this month to find out.
In 2006, Bill Valentine forewarned of a bubble in Real Estate—in Bend, the US, and the world. With home prices back to the peak levels from 2006, Bill has been getting bombarded with the question, “Are we in another bubble?” He agreed to give a talk to a number of real estate and construction firms
As a portfolio manager, Bill Valentine has two overwhelming concerns about the investment markets in the decade to come. This month, he discusses the second one.
As a portfolio manager, Bill Valentine has two overwhelming concerns about the investment markets in the decade to come. This month, he discusses the first one.
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