Tag: investing

Can high markets go higher? – The Market Message

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.

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The Only 3 Things You Need To Know About Buying Bitcoin – The Market Message

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.

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Trump Trade, Schmump Trade

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.

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Are You An Investor, Or A Gambler?

The investor’s biggest enemy is not the Fed, the economy, or the government. It’s themselves. Most investors are plagued by the same behavioral flaws, which work against them every time.  This week, Bill talks about how a gambler’s mentality is the bane of an investor’s return.  

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I Bet The Ponies

I’ve grown to love the tradition and ritual of analyzing and betting on the Triple Crown.  For professional investors, events like the Kentucky Derby and the Belmont can be a great analog to investing.

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2011 Was Worse Than You Thought, 2012 Will Be Better Than You Think

Investors, both here and abroad, are feeling apprehensive about 2011, and for good reason.  Volatility, the European bank crisis, plenty of uncertainty.  And while things look bad, in fact, if you step back, worldwide they are worse than the U.S. stock market might suggest.  In fact, this year the U.S. stock market was the least-worst

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