December 7, 2016
Another crisis, another move higher for markets. Italy’s NO vote was supposed to hit the Euro and the regions financial sector. It did, but just for about 20 minutes. Just one more crisis that turned out to be a reason to buy stocks. News of a new way to shop brought to us from Amazon, […]
December 4, 2016
Guest, Jack Vogel, PHD brings us a detailed look at momentum investing. By using quantitative research through filters and screens, Jack finds what is working and what is not. Building and then deciding on which stocks to invest in with a momentum basis is one way to approach investing.
We also discuss some of the time tested strategies that jack researched and how they may be useful for diversifying a portfolio.
News this week will include the results of the referendum in Italy as well as the next move my the ECB. All this and much more…
November 30, 2016
Yes, they are calling it TrumpOnomics now. The idea that we will see a massive fiscal spend with the Republicans now going to be in control. GDP comes in strong, consumer confidence runs higher and now the probability for a Fed move in December is almost 100% What next? DJIA 20,000, 25,000? Fake news is […]
November 27, 2016
We have all seen the headlines by now that fake news is invading every area of traditional and social media. But is this headline a fake as well? How we can stay ahead of the curve as investors and weed out the good and bad news. What to watch and what not to.
Plus a really interesting stock screen that uncovered the recent reason why we are seeing some stocks move up BIG. A good review of stock screens and quantitative investing.
We also spend some time discussing the benefits of active and passive investing.
November 23, 2016
A technology snafu meant that last week we were unable to provide audio with the show. So, this week we will cover some of the important items that were on the slate as well as new ones that need to be flushed out. Some interesting insight into markets, politics and other newsworthy items in this […]