Jan 05 2018
In terms of investment performance it is almost sad to say goodbye to 2017. Global politics, tragedies and dramas aside, it was an unusually great year for stock market investors. The global economy had just the right ingredients to make for stellar stock market returns – a global economic and profit cycle recovery, coupled with…
Dec 04 2017
When investors consider risk today they think of North Korea, elevated stock prices, Trump, or maybe even Bitcoin! However, the real risk to today’s financial markets is something bigger and that is rarely mentioned. It is also something that has caused most of the big stock market declines over the past five decades. What might…
Aug 09 2017
I hope you are enjoying the profitability that stock ownership can provide as global stock indexes continue to reach new highs. Year-to-date most indexes have reached double digit returns, with global indexes providing the most upside.
I believe that the last bear market occurred in 2015-16 when global indexes fell 20% and corporate profits experienced a…