Season of Change

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It has been told that Mark Twain was a terrible investor and the reason being that he ended up gaining knowledge through his own poor decisions and experiences. The above quote could be attributed to another hard lesson learned in that to speculate in the short-term is a fool’s errand. As you know, we do not believe it is profitable in the long-term to speculate on the short-term. With that said, we were not shocked or overtaken with emotion when the stock market recently became much more volatile the last few months. When we look at investment portfolios, we will …

Stay Calm and Carry On

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Benjamin Graham, called the father of fundamental investing, said “in the short run the market is a voting machine; in the long run, it is a weighing machine.” A dilemma investors seem to face today is that the ‘short run’ seems to be more like the ‘long run’. We are particularly aware of the emotions of this market and that investors can change their ‘vote’ about the future very often. But we hold firmly to Mr. Graham’s belief that the ‘long run’ makes more sense and that the fundamentals will eventually be ‘weighed’ by the market. Stay calm and carry …

Our Perspective On Recent Market Volatility

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In this stock market turmoil, we want to assure you that Your Anxiety Removal Team® is here for you. We are monitoring events and the markets and pledge to keep you informed. We have been through these volatile storms in the past and will survive again. As your financial advisor, we care deeply about your financial well-being, and it is in times like these that it is important to stay calm and refrain from making decisions that may be detrimental to your wealth. What is going on? Global financial markets endured their worst week of the year this past week …