Now is the Time to Invest

Now is the Time to Invest

Being greedy when others are fearful Our timing might not be ideal, but we do believe that the fall of 2022 will turn out to have been a very good time to put cash into the stock market. Recommending stocks at a time like this is hardly revolutionary. In October of...
Past Recoveries Following a Bear Market

Past Recoveries Following a Bear Market

What does history tell us? We don’t know when the current bear market will end, but we do know that it will end. When it does, the stock market will recover, so the question then becomes, how fast and to what levels? While the speed of a recovery can’t be known, stock...
Been Here Before

Been Here Before

This is not our first bear market and it won’t be our last The Federal Reserve and the stock market have concluded that the only way to bring inflation down is to engineer a recession. With 20-20 hindsight it is clear that the Fed screwed up in 2021 by failing to...
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Best House in a Bad Neighborhood

There is no alternative country The world is a mess right now and the US economy is not escaping pain free. But compared with the rest of the world, the USA looks pretty good.  Home buyers know to follow the rule alluded to in our headline. But buying a house is...
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Why We Invest

Time is on the side of the patient investor The portfolio management system we began using two years ago yields some interesting information about client accounts. Below are two charts that illustrate why investing for the long-term can be rewarding. More importantly,...