Investing Should Be Boring

The question, “Should I change my investing strategy?” is potentially the most damaging of all investing questions.  It usually starts out like this… You’re doing everything you know you should do (or… everything your advisor suggests you should do). You’re...

Central Banks Take a Turn

At its first policy meeting of 2019, the U.S. Federal Reserve changed direction. After four rate increases in 2018, Chair Jerome Powell announced interest rates were on hold. Last week, banks in the United Kingdom, Australia, and India followed suit by either reducing...

2019 is Off to a Good Start!

Investors who remained steady during December’s wild ride are probably pleased with their decision as stocks have gotten off to a strong start in 2019. Unfortunately, those who reduced their exposure to the asset class may be feeling the sting of missed opportunity....